Tag Archives: Australia

January – What’s on

2018 is here and summer never looked so beautiful. Check out the list of awesome Free things to do this month. 5th Jan – 28th Jan: FREE pop up Swimming Pools in Hyde Park. Find out more here. 5th Jan – 28th Jan: FREE Glitterbox. As part of Sydney Festival you get your chance to […]

July – What’s on

With winter in full swing and the hostel buzzing with guests, it’s time to enjoy everything that Sydney has to offer. Check out what’s on this month below. Saturday 1 July – Meet Me in The Cross: July is the perfect time of year to get out of the hostel, leave Manly, and head to […]

Why We Love Winter In Manly

Winter in Australia is the best kept secret, particularly in Sydney. With temperatures never really dropping below 8 °C it feels more like a mild European day, than mid winter. Despite the repatriation seasons bring Australians always seem slightly confused by the change in temperature and shocked that it has got slightly colder. But, don’t […]

How to Find Work in Australia

So you’ve planned your trip to Australia, saved up the cash, booked flights and accommodation and organised your visa. All that’s left to do is find work and have the perfect balance between spending money and making money. As a backpacker there are loads of opportunities for work, especially in Manly – from bar jobs […]

Nude Swim in Sydney Anyone?

Summer might be coming to an end, but the days are still hot enough for the beach and the water is the perfect temperature for a dip. But, if you fancy a change from the beautiful Manly Beach, why not make the most of the smaller crowds that we’re seeing at all the beaches across Sydney, and […]

5 Reasons to get up Early in Manly

Backpackers have a reputation of partying until the early hours of the morning, and then sleeping until the late afternoon. But, when you’re in Manly, there are so many great reasons to break the stereotype and wake up early. Whether it’s the crisp ocean air, the steady hum of joggers on the beach or the […]

Working Holiday Visa – Everything You Need to Know

Traveling around Australia is a life changing experience. From the breathtaking landscapes, to the bustling cities, there is so much on offer. Not to mention the people you’ll meet along the way. The Working Holiday Visa allows you to work while you explore and there’s no better way to really experience a culture than staying that […]

Top 5 Bars in Manly

Manly has a great night life, from little bars to big pubs there is something for everyone. Whether you are keen for a few beers after work or a big night out Manly can cater for you. Check out our top 5 Bars in Manly below: 1) Hotel Steyene – This has to be the favorite […]

Why You Should Travel Alone

Traveling isn’t about finding yourself – we all know you can do that anywhere. It is, however, about challenging yourself, experiencing new things, broadening your horizons and growing in confidence. With that in mind, there is one sure way to fast track all those experiences. That is to travel alone. Traveling alone, can be a daunting thought. […]

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