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Hello, My name is Zeeshan. I am visiting Australia from Feb 1st to 30th January 2015 for the 2015 AFC Asian Cup. I am planning to visit all the places where matches is going to be played such as Sydney, Newcastle, Brisbane, Canberra, and Melbourne. As I am visiting Australia for the first time I tried to contact the travel agents for hotel bookings and city tour packages. But they seem to charge more than what is listed on the websites. So can any one help me in planning my trip at each place, that can be covered all the places and also I am getting confused about the hotel bookings, where to book and I am looking for Economy type of hotels. Thanks . . .
Hello Fellow Backpackers I am Jon 25 from the UK and after look at the prices of hostels well I was not a happy chap. There are however several houses / flats still available in Sydney and relitivly cheap when split between a group of merry backpackers. If you are interested feel free to message me and get something organised. However most houses can only be booked for a week or more likely two, so you would have to be happy to cover the whole time but well there is a lot of sydney to explore. I look forward to hearing from you Jon . . .
Any recommendations.. and why? So heading to bali in mid November 7 nights. but I'm thinking no more than 800 for 1 bedroom accomodation. Area not particular just like to hear recommendations.. For those that might ask if a budget. Like this to include breakfast. Accomodation to be near shopping and massage and food. Close to beach would be nice also. Love to hear of recommendations on must do's :) This trip is to relax and may throw in a trip to a place here and there depending on how I feel n recommendations but already have a tour guide to help me with that.. If anyone else is also going to bali or would like to. please say hello! [email protected] Look forwarded to hearing alls suggestions and recommendations. . . .
Hello! You are looking for a place to stay in Sydney better than a backpack? A quiet double bedroom with a spare bathroom where is provided towels, shampoo, conditioner is available all October 2014! Tea and coffee enjoyable at anytime as much as you want in the kitchen an . . .
Hello to all Backpackers enjoying our wondeful land downunder. I am a retiree pensioner-ex police officer living in outback Queensland in a small country town called Cunnamulla where a lot of backpackers come for seasonal work doing grape picking etc or are just passing thro . . .
Hi everyone, I am planning to go for holidays for 5 days somewhere in Victoria. I would like to be at some place where there are lakes, waterfalls, mountains, forests, bushwalking etc. I want to be at some place which has got natural scenic beauty. Can you suggest some place . . .
Backpackers and general low cost clean and tidy accommodation Overnight and or weekly rates Public transport almost at the door 2 minutes walk to the sandy beach Great Bay and Ocean views Whale watching in season 4X4 tours available Surfing tuition - Body boarding, Surfing a . . .
We can store your caravan on our property north of Melbourne, near Ullupna Island - Murray River. Saving you touring it back with you in between holiday breaks. Will negotiate on a win / win situation. Must email first . . .
Free accommodation in return for 3 hours work on an Organic Farm. Or an agreed low fee for cabin style accommodation for weekly stay. 3 hours north of Melbourne. Please email first. . . .
Ellentree House is a lovely holiday home full of character, offering 3 bathrooms with 3 spas and sauna. There are lots of nooks and crannies with many decks and verandahs and courtyards. Perfect for relaxation. Love the leadlights and french doors. Perfect for our group of 9 . . .
Travelling to Magnetic Island for a while?... I have a furnished room to rent short term in a large house at Arcadia. Walking distance to ferry and beach, bus stops right out the front. Lots of wildlife, big deck to chill out on. $150 per week. A great place to unwind and ge . . .
Hello, I want to visit to Byron bay in coming months. plz guide me what clothes should I take. and best beaches and also tell me the near by places. . . .
Hideaway Haven www.hideaway-haven.com.au is the most outstanding accommodation Australia. From the luxurious bedroom and bathroom to the fully equipped kitchen/laundry and lounge area, every convenience (including free internet) and comfort is provided for guests in order t . . .
Who knows of a great/cheap and secure venue for parking near the airport? So far I've been doing with http://parknfly.com.au which is on the corner of Botany Rd - it beat's Sydney Airport by far in term's of cost. does anyone know somewhere cheap and good? . . .
Here at Camp Eden Health Retreat away from the pressures of daily life you can truly enjoy the relaxation and pampering that is an added bonus of our face and body skin care treatments. In our Health Resort, you'll find out useful treatment Spa Beauty Therapy, Spa Aromathera . . .
We are going over to Sydney 3rd March for month doing some work in the Manly / Sydney area would prefer an apartment to reduce costs of eating out etc any ideas? We have been quoted in the region of Â£3,500 ($6,000)any advice help please? . . .
You can hire or rent a VW Kombi campervan from Righteous Kombis. Includes double bed, fridge and kitchenette. www.righteouskombis.com.au . . .
Hi, My friend and i are riding to Sydney with 2 support crews. i need to find a hotel chain that are in the following location Grafton, dorrigo, tamworth, murrurundi, muswellbrook, cess nock and finally the entrance. Any help would be great just email or post reply. . . .
There's about 8 of us I guess, and the Uni holidays begin soon (Somewhere in June), and I wanted to organize somewhere for us to go for about a week or maybe for a few days. I was wondering if anyone knew somewhere good for us to go at this time and age group, I'm either thi . . .
Mermaid Beach House Fully furnished 3 bedroom including linen, electricity and broadband wireless net. All you need is your clothes. Clean new rooms. Would suit 3 students/working people. Very quiet friendly street and location. Only 2 blocks from the beach, 1 block from pu . . .
We are a small quiet and friendly long and short term hostel with a relaxed laid-back atmosphere. A short walk from the local shops and river, our establishment is a fifteen minute walk from the city center mall and ten minutes from the Valley Mall and Chinatown. New Farm is . . .
Nanny Australia is an Au Pair agency located in the herat of Sydney. We provide live in Au-Pairs in New Zealand, Tasmania and Australia. Our applicants arrive from Korea, Germany, France and Poland. If you are looking for an extra hand please visit our webiste www.nannya . . .
Hi, I have a room available in my 2 bed house in the inner suburb of East malvern. Its in a quiet street, only a 10 minute walk to the Darling and Carneigi train stations, which are only 20 minutes to the city. Just a short 3 min walk from the 3 tram terminus (this tra . . .
We are travelling to Darwin in May. I realise beginning of high season, but accommodation seems to be over $200 a night. Is there any way to do this cheaper? Thanks . . .
Aupair to start almost immediately and to care for 3 lovely children. Located in Thornlie which is about 20 mins from the CBD with a quick drive to the beach. You will receive full board in addition to $150 per week with the hours of between 8.30 and 3pm free to do as . . .
Hello, i'm planning a trip to New South Wales and i'm looking to rent an apartment or studio for 3 weeks to 1 month. anybody know some places i can check ? thanks in advance. Cheers, Paul . . .
Hi there, we have just returned from a great holidy in Perth. We took 4 children and stayed in a 3 bedroom apartment in central Perth. I was great, the kids (teenagers) could walk into the city to do their shopping and we could walk down to the river. The best thing was we . . .
hello everyone, I am planning a trip to Australia soon and maybe New Zealand. I wanted to know if anyone has tried this resort to stay: [url=http://www.tintoela.nf/index.html] norfolk island accommodation[/url]?? Please let me know how it went for you, my sisters are coming . . .
Hi there, I'll be in the Northern Territory soon and am looking for the best hostels to stay at. Any recommendations? Thanks . . .
Hi, My family and I will be moving to Rockingham WA from Jervis Bay NSW. We will be stopping in Melbourne to visit family breifly. From Melbourne, we plan to head to Adelaide in 1 day and stay the night. But from Adelaide onwards, have no idea as to places to stay overnigh . . .
Helloo! I'm working in Fremantle as an au pair at the moment. And i'm looking for people who wants to meet and go out or whatever! Just send me an email....!!! . . .
I will be in Sydney in January and need a cheap car to get me around the country. Please give me some ideas on what type of car/jeep I should be looking for. Is $3,000 AUD going to be enough? I reckon most my driving will be on highways. Many thanks Alex . . .
Okay, So I know this is a travel forum, but I'm planning on moving to Australia within a year, give or take a month or two. I was wondering if there's anyone out there (who has moved to Australia) could give me any tips or advice in terms of Visa's etc. to make the transit . . .
LAST EDITED ON 24-Oct-06 AT 12:08 PM (GMT) by australia (admin) We found our first disabled holiday accommodation abroad by accident on the internet and took the risk, which turned out to be lucky. Our son Christopher is a disabled wheelchair user, and we now love to go on . . .
Myself and my husband enjoyed a wonderful accommodation experience while exploring the Hunter Valley region. Our only complaint is that we just did not have enough time to explore more of what the Hunter Region has to offer. We were lucky enough to find a great host with g . . .
Hi, If you plan to stay for a month or more in Sydney for working, relaxing or whatever... There is the perfect accommodation solution at 222 Glebe Guest House ! 222 Glebe Guest House is not a backpacker, it is way better, but as affordable !! TV in your room, no more tha . . .
I plan to spend 3 - 4 days in Victoria but not sure where to go. At first, I plan to go to the Great Ocean Road. Is it too cold??? Anyway, Can I have your idea to create my perfect holiday with my family in Victoria ...? Thanks in advance... . . .
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I am Collee working for 4WD Hire Company in Adelaide, Australia. I would like to join all you people. I would like to share my thoughts on travel and related topics as well like to know experiences from you guys. . . .
Au Pair description We welcome an energic au pair with lots of initative to help in our busy house. We live in KEW and offer our aupair separate self contained accommodation Email ##### The hours are early morning 5 days per week, plus extra on Fridays, plus some baby . . .
I've been looking at the website for the private East Bedarra island retreat and was hoping I could get some feedback from someone who has stayed there to provide more details on the pros & cons. Thanks! Mary . . .
Hi there - My friend is flying over from Columbia to attend university to Sydney in July, and I'll be flying over from NZ to meet up with her. She wants to find an apartment to stay in, but obviously, while we are looking at apartments, we're going to need some place to st . . .
I am young, female traveller on a budget looking at holidaying in Australia. What sort of cheap accommodation is available? Will cheap accommodation be safe for a female travelling alone? . . .
My husband and I have a young baby but want to spend some time travelling around Australia. What sort of accommodation should we look for? Should we hire a caravan and travel independently? Will caravan parks have facilities for our baby? . . .
We are a group of 8 Brits planning a record-breaking journey from Perth to Brisbane between 25th August and 29th December. 7 of us will be travelling in support vehicles (still looking for these!) whilst the last member of the team, a guy called Dave, will be skateboarding t . . .
Is there anyone that can help..... we have booked a holiday house with great beach views at Johanna (very close to Apollo Bay) for this long weekend from 10 March 2006, for 3 nights, total cost $850. However due to unforseen circumstances we are unable to make it and will . . .
I wanna go around Victoria for one week, but I don't have a car. Will it be possible for me to arrange any trip by taking public transport. I would like to go sky diving, learn how to surf during the trip too, can anyone give me some advice? . . .
Hi everyone, Sorry if this is in the wrong forum but I need some help. Me and my friend are planning to go travelling around Australia when we both finish college and was wondering if anyone could tell me how we would get started? Such as finding the right hostels to stay . . .
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Hello, My name is Zeeshan. I am visiting Australia from Feb 1st to 30th January 2015 for the 2015 AF . . .
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Hello Fellow Backpackers I am Jon 25 from the UK and after look at the prices of hostels well I was . . .
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Any recommendations.. and why? So heading to bali in mid November 7 nights. but I'm thinking no mor . . .
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