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Think dreams don't come true? Well, think again because we're giving you 30 nights on the East Coast for under $1710! Explore Fraser Island, Whitsundays and heaps more!


Why You'll Love It

  • Explore Fraser Island on a 4x4 adventure
  • Experience the iconic nightlife of the Gold Coast
  • Sail the Whitsundays
  • Hang out at Airlie Beach
  • Opt to learn to surf at Byron Bay 

What's Included

  • 2 Nights Accommodation Byron Bay
  • 2 Nights accommodation Surfers Paradise
  • 2 Nights Accommodation Brisbane
  • 3 Nights Accommodation Noosa
  • 4 Nights Accommodation Rainbow Beach
  • 3 Day 2 Night 4WD Fraser Island Camping Safari
  • 3 Nights Accommodation Airlie
  • 2 Day 2 Night Whitsundays Sailing
  • 2 Nights Accommodation Magnetic island + Ferry
  • 2 Nights Accommodation Mission Beach
  • 4 Nights accommodation Cairns
  • 14 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 4 Dinners
  • Free Internet Access in all our Shops up the Coast
  • Discount and Freebie Vouchers in all of our Shops up the Coast
  • Free job help and advice from our dedicated Job Club
  • Backpackers World Travel Membership, worth $39


*Please note, this tour does not include your Hop on Hop off bus pass but we suggest it is purchased in conjunction with a Greyhound flexible pass. Contact us to find out how. 


Day 1- Overnight bus to Byron Bay

Spend your day hanging out in Sydney before hopping on your overnight bus to Byron Bay. 

Day 2 - Free Day Byron 

Check into your Byron bay hostel for 2 nights. This is your chance to kick back on the famous beaches of Byron Bay! Learn to surf, kayak with dolphins and more! Contact Us for more options! 

Day 3 - Free Day/Overnight Byron Bay

Today opt for another lazy day! Take the famous walk to the lighthouse for some spectacular views and selfies or opt to go Skydiving for the adrenaline rush of a lifetime! 

Day 4 - Bus to / Overnight Surfers Paradise

Spend one last day in Byron because hopping on your bus to Surfers Paradise for two nights. 

Day 5 - Free day - Overnight Surfers Paradise

Spend another day in sunny Surfers Paradise. There's so many options to pick from: simply lounge on the beach, cuddle Koalas at Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, skydive or experience the iconic Gold Coast night life! 

Day 6 - Bus to / Overnight Brisbane

Spend the morning recovering from your hangover before hopping on your bus to Brisbane! Check into your Brisbane hostel for another 2 nights. 

Day 7 - Free day - Overnight Brisbane

The capital of sunny Queensland is a good place to be. Explore the city or opt for a day trip to Moreton Island or the Lonepine Koala Sanctuary. 

Day 8 - Bus to / Overnight Noosa

Say goodbye to Brisbane and hello to Noosa! This darling of the Sunshine Coast has got cafes, beaches, wildlife and Everglades! Learn to surf, kayak with dolphins or explore the Everglades! Contact us to find out how. 

Day 9 - Free day - Overnight Noosa

Today is yours to enjoy! Why not spend the day kayaking the river system and spotting dolphins in their natural habitat? Ask us how! 

Day 10 - Free day - Overnight Noosa

Another free day to spend in stunning Noosa. 

Day 11 - Bus to/Overnight Rainbow Beach

Hop on your bus to Rainbow Beach and check in before heading out to explore. 

Day 12 - Safety briefing for Fraser Island at 5pm/Overnight Rainbow Beach

Today is yours to explore! Remember to attend your 4x4 safety briefing tonight though so you can prepare for the next few days. Please note that to join this tour you must be at least 21 years old, and have held a full manual drivers license for 6 months. Please bring your license with you to be able to join! 

Day 13 - 3 Day 2 Night 4 WD Fraser Island Camping Safari

Embark on your Fraser Island adventure! Meet your crew and head over to the world's largest sandbank! 

Day 14 - 3 Day 2 Night 4 WD Fraser Island Camping Safari

Today yours exploring Fraser on your 4x4 camping tour! See lake McKenzie, the Champagne Pools and more! 

Day 15 - 3 Day 2 Night 4WD Fraser Island Camping Safari/Overnight Rainbow beach

Say goodbye to Fraser Island! Tonight you'll be heading back to Rainbow Beach for one more night in the hostel. 

Day 16 - Free Day Rainbow Beach 

Today is yours free to explore Rainbow Beach! Jump on board one of our optional activities or simply soak in the sun. 

Day 17 - Overnight bus to Airlie Beach 

Soak in another day in the sun before jumping on board your overnight bus tonight to Airlie Beach. 

Day 18 - Arrive / Overnight Airlie Beach

Arrive bright and early and check into your centrally located hostel. Today check out the town and hit the beach. 


Day 19 - Free Day Airlie Beach 

Today is yours free to get to know Airlie! Ask our travel experts for all the best activities! We're talking skydiving, scenic flights and more! Tonight why not relax by the beach and prepare for your upcoming Whitsundays trip! 


Day 20 -22 - 2 Day / 2 Night Whitsundays Sailing 

Today is the big day! The day you head out to sail the Whitsundays! Pure paradise! Explore secluded islands, Whitehaven Beach and go snorkelling! Soak in your last day sailing the stunning Whitsunday Islands! Say goodbye, before heading back to Airlie Beach on day 21. Overnight in Airlie Beach. 

Day 23 - Bus to Townsville, ferry to Magnetic Island/Overnight Magnetic Island

Hop on your bus to Townsville when you will be dropped off right outside the terminal to the Sealink ferry. Head over to Magnetic Island where you will check into your hostel for 2 nights. 

Day 24 - Magnetic Island - Free day

Today is yours free to explore this stunning island. 


Day 25 - Ferry to Townsville / Bus to / Mission Beach

Wave goodbye! Catch the ferry back over the Townsville where you will meet up with your bus that will take you to Mission Beach. 

Day 26 - Free Day Mission Beach /Overnight Mission Beach

Today is a free day to spend how you like in Mission Beach! Kick back and relax or opt for a skydive with amazing views! Ask us how. 

Day 27 - Bus to Cairns/ Overnight Cairns

Hop on your bus to Northern Cairns and check into your hostel for 4 nights. 

Day 28 - Free Day/Overnight Cairns

Today is a free day! But why hang out when there's so much to do! Opt to head out on a cruise of the Great Barrier Reef! It's a total bucket-list tick off. 

Day 29 - Free Day Cairns /Overnight Cairns

Another free day in Cairns to spend how you like! Why not get the blood pumping and go White Water Rafting? Ask us how! 

Day 30 - Free Day Cairns /Overnight Cairns

There's seriously so much to do. How about heading into the Daintree Rainforest to see some of the oldest wildlife in the world and going waterfall chasing? Sounds good to us! 

Day 31 - Check out - trip ends

Wave goodbye to your East Coast adventure, we'll see you next time! 

Pickups / Departures

This package can depart any day of the week and can be customised to better suit your travel arrangements. Please note, this itinerary has been built around the Greyhound Sydney to Cairns bus timetable.



Please note that there is a $20 levy applicable to this product. This is quoted in your total price but must be paid directly to the suppliers on the day of your tours.

Ask us about adding on:

  • Skydive Rainbow Beach
  • Scenic Flight Whitsundays
  • Double/Twin room upgrade

Why Place a Deposit?

Be aware that at any time, the price of this package can fluctuate based on seasonality and availability. By simply placing a $100 deposit for this package, it will remain available to you at the current price and you are protected from fluctuating fares. You then have the option to pay off in installments and decide on your travel dates.