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3 Day Cairns And Great Barrier Reef Experience

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6 Day Cairns Ultimate Adventure Experience

From $705

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14 Day Sydney To Cairns Flexi W/ Cape Tribulation

From $1819

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10 Day Brisbane, Gold Coast Or Byron Bay To Cairns Flexi

From $1469

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16 Day Sydney To Cairns Flexi W/ Surf Camp & Cape Tribulation

From $2119

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14 Day Sydney To Cairns Flexi W/ Surf Camp

From $1919

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16 Day Cairns To Sydney Flexi W/ Surf Camp & Cape Tribulation

From $2119

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14 Day Cairns To Sydney Flexi W/ Surf Camp

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14 Day Cairns To Sydney Flexi W/ Cape Tribulation

From $1819

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12 Day Cairns To Brisbane, Gold Coast Or Byron Bay Flexi

From $1619

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10 Day Cairns To Brisbane, Gold Coast Or Byron Bay Flexi

From $1469

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12 Day Brisbane, Gold Coast Or Byron Bay To Cairns Flexi

From $1619

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12 Day Sydney To Cairns Express Flexi

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Backpacker Tours Australia

Backpacker Tours Australia are the leaders for Australia tours. We offer great value (cheap!) inclusive Australia travel such as the Sydney to Cairns tour or Alice Springs to Darwin tour and many many more. Just browse our backpacker tours or ask us and we will sort you out with the best Australia travel deal. And do not forget to organise travel insurance. Flexi tours are one of our best sellers. Our Flexi tours are a great way to experience Australia's backpacker and adventure destinations. The packages are made up of a selection of guided & self guided legs that include transportation, accommodation, tours and some meals. We use a combination of public transport and private transfers to travel between each destination. The accommodation is based on dorm share, in clean, centrally and conveniently located hostels and all of our local tours are operated by reputable companies with a proven history of excellence, quality and value for money. You pick the dates, we provide all the vouchers and you end up with low prices and impossible to do better yourself, click the headings below to read more. Or maybe just build your own itinerary between Sydney and Cairns. Everything is possible if you ask us. Our team is the best, they know Australia, they know the places please ask us, we are to help. At Backpacker Tours we have over many years put together the very best Australia travel deals and work with all the best Australia travel operators. Click on some we have featured below. We have hundreds more on the Australia travel shop, if you can't find something to suit just contact us, we are here to help and advise. Another great reason to come is to learn English in Australia, you can combine study with travel.

Best Australia Tours

2 DAY / 1 NIGHT - BAREFOOT LAZY DAZE
Get ready for two days of fun and relaxation in one of the most beautiful destinations in the world...

Kangaroo Island (KI) Day Tour
See the highlights of South Australia’s premier nature-based tourism destination, Kangaroo Island. From Remarkable Rocks to playful fur seals, SeaLink guides will take you to the Kangaroo Island’s natural highlights. This is simply the best 1 Day Kangaroo Island tour available.

Open Water Dive Courses with Cairns Dive Centre
At Cairns Dive Centre, the emphasis is on increased training in actual dive conditions. The basis of our training concept is thorough practice of scuba skills in the controlled environment of our new diver training centre. These skills combined with the understanding of safe diving practices and theory, prepare you for the ultimate Great Barrier Reef experience

4 Day Monkey Mia, Kalbarri & Pinnacles
Get up close to a wild dolphin at Monkey Mia. Try sand boarding for an amazing adrenaline rush down huge sand dunes...Stay in hostels & sheep stations...This short adventure is ideal for those who are limited by time...

5 Day Lower Franklin River Rafting
Wilderness rafting on the lower 40 kms. of the Franklin River including Rock Is. Bend and Newlands Cascades

Brisbane's Best- Brisbane City Tour
Brisbane - Australia's only sub-tropical capital city has a lot to offer the discerning visitor. At every turn Brisbane is sure to surprise and delight with its charming mixture of trendy cafe club culture and historic sandstone buildings. Join us and experience the friendly nature of "Brisbanites".

Whitsunday Sailing - Backpacker
Airlie is the Gateway to the Whitsundays – an archipelago of 74 tropical islands. Our resort is located on the main strip and features a swimming pool, bar and night club. This is the ideal base to explore the Whitsundays from.

5 Day - Secrets of Esperance - Camping Adventure
Heading East over the Darling Ranges we travel on to Wave Rock and the Fitsgerald National Park..Experience the Eucalypt forests of Western Australia, and the Valley of the Giants....visit the Margaret River Wineries...

Greyhound Australia Coach Tours
Choose from a range of pre-set itineraries that take-in the most popular destinations in Australia. Each Pass is valid for travel for a fixed number of days. The validity period starts from the date of the first sector travelled.

Official Neighbours Tours with Stars Meeting
Meet one of your favourite Neighbours actor’s – take exclusive photos and have your complimentary Neighbours souvenir gift autographed by the star!

Byron Bay Balloon Flights
What better way to see Australia’s most spectacular scenery than aloft in a hot air balloon with Byron Bay Ballooning.  Soaring majestically over the terrain you will be overcome by the beauty of the “rainbow region” which stretches out endlessly underneath from Byron's majestic headland to Mt Warning and its massive volcanic rim and beyond to the Great Dividing Range.

3 Day Melbourne to Sydney
This tour takes in some of the most varied and spectacular scenery as you travel from Melbourne to Sydney. Enjoy the diversity of the coastal environment of Wilson's Promontory and Lakes Entrance before turning inland across the Snowy River alpine country. Stay at Lake Jindabyne and visit Canberra before arriving into Sydney.

Backpacker travel agent

An easy way is to book an Australian tour with our specialist backpacker licensed travel agent. They can find the Australia travel package for you. And at really great prices. Just send them your needs directly or via the Australia travel shop or Australia tour listings. Read about some of the Australia tours. Our tour directory is designed with you, the backpacker in mind and you can find whatever tour you are looking for. Maybe an art tour in Melbourne or diving in the Whitsundays  or a visit to the Great Barrier Reef or some real adventures in the outback!

Queensland tours

Queensland is a very large and very diverse state. This is a definite must do for your backpacking travels (as is the whole of Australia). From diving and sailing in the Whitsundays on one of our Whitsundays tours, learning to surf in Noosa on one of our Sunshine Coast tours, or just hire a campervan to cruise from the Gold Coast to Cairns. Click above to explore our great Queensland tours.

New South Wales tours

New South Wales has many popular locations which everyone says you just have to experience and without a doubt, Byron Bay is one of them but don't forget to do a little research to find those hidden places where the buses don't arrive 4 times a day to unload passengers and you don't have to wait in queues to order a cold beer… plan well, take your time and see as much as you can… who knows when you'll be back? If you are into wine why not stop over at the Hunter Valley.

Victoria tours

Victoria is in the south east corner of Australia. In its capital Melbourne you'll find lots of great Melbourne tours. Victoria is the smallest state in Australia but is still the size of the British Isles! Victoria has coastline, national parks, forest, mountains all an easy reach from Melbourne. Warm to hot in the summer and cold to damp in the winter months. You won't go wrong if you do a trip along the Great Ocean Road.

Northern Territory tours

Australia is a big country with so much variety in its weather, terrain, vegetation and population. The Northern Territory is huge, hot, cold, dry, wet and fascinating. The capital city is popular with backpackers and is host to many fun Darwin tours and here you are in the tropics. There's not a lot of overcoat wearing in the Top End.

South Australia tours

Know what they say about South Australia? and Adelaide ...WOW. That's Wine, Outback,  Wildlife. Get ready for the state that serves it up in one great big  hit...explore our tours...

Western Australia tours

Western Australia is famous for sunshine and for beaches, and for a modern relaxed lifestyle. In fact, many visitors see only the relatively populated south-west of Western Australia, but, interesting though that area is, there is far more to the state than that and those who venture further north are rewarded for their efforts. The capital of Western Australia is Perth.

Tasmania tours

Tasmania is unique. It’s small, an island and is sometimes even left off maps of Australia. But despite its size, Tasmania has some of the best holiday spots in the country. It’s known as the Island of Inspiration and a good base to start might be the capital Hobart. Explore our Tasmania tours.

Finding a job is easy in Australia. We provide some very useful information on backpacker jobs and indicate some of the places you might wish to work in as you explore Australia. The backpacker forum has plenty of jobs listed and easy to make contact and organise.

Australia backpacking

Backpacker information is best found using our search box on the top of each page or the sitemap. We have lots of info collected over many years. For general information visit our Australia page which provides the best Australia travel information. Please do share backpacker stories in our backpackers forum and look what others have said. For all that practical stuff have a look at our Australia travel information where we provide all the details on on all the Australia places you might visit and a free Australia travel guide. Share with others on the backpacker message board. You can search and compare cheap flights to Australia and book online.

Backpacker Campervans

Backpacker tours also offers a large selection of backpacker campervans, and some great deals on Australia car hire.

It is important that you have travel insurance, no one plans to have an accident or to get sick but these things happen. Ttake a look at our great value travel insurance.

Australia hostels

The Australia accommodation booking service allows you to book backpacker hostels Australia wide. It so easy, safe, cheap and you only pay a small deposit at this stage. Just use the hostel booking search box. Remember many Australian backpacking hostels are extremely busy - so make sure you book early to get the best beds. Cairns is one of the most popular destinations for backpackers in Australia and you can find some great deals for hostels in Cairns, but once again make sure you book ahead, especially in peak season. Another option is book an apartment or cheap Australia hotel, If a few of you are travelling together this can often be a cheap option.

Australia backpacking

There's lots of useful places to visit on this great backpacker website that has everything you need to know about backpacking in Australia. Backpacker tours also offers some great info on backpacking in other parts of the world. Have a look at our world travel section.

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    2 Day Yarra Valley Winery Experience

    Over two magnificent days, you will get to discover a wonderland that is only one hour from Melbourne’s CBD. Here you will get to experience one of the worlds greatest animal sanctuary’s at Healesvill…

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  • Scuba Diving & Snorkelling Byron Bay

    Scuba Diving & Snorkelling Byron Bay

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  • 9 Day Perth to Adelaide Wildlife Adventure

    9 Day Perth to Adelaide Wildlife Adventure

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  • 6 Day Cairns Ultimate Adventure Experience

    6 Day Cairns Ultimate Adventure Experience

    The Ultimate Adventure Package! We include an epic day trip to the Tully River where you'll raft grade 3-4 rapids for over 5 hours! We also include a full day snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef and…

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    Macedon Ranges Winery Tour

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  • 3 Day Darwin to Alice Springs Safari

    3 Day Darwin to Alice Springs Safari

    From darwin we travel down the Stuart hwy admiring the changes in the landscape and remoteness on the area we stop at small outback towns,water holes and strange rock formations (Devil's Marbles) befo…

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  • 3 Day Cairns And Great Barrier Reef Experience

    3 Day Cairns And Great Barrier Reef Experience

    This is a great little package for those who want to explore the Great Barrier Reef on their Cairns short stay! Snorkel on the best reefs and explore the sights of Cairns!…

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  • 14 Day Sydney To Cairns Flexi W/ Cape Tribulation

    14 Day Sydney To Cairns Flexi W/ Cape Tribulation

    Our Flexi tours are a great way to experience Australia's backpacker and adventure destinations. This package is made up of a selection of guided & self guided legs that include transportation, accomm…

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  • 4 Day Rock 'N' Canyon

    4 Day Rock 'N' Canyon

    Enjoy sunrise at Uluru - sleep under the stars .....explore the waterholes at the Garden of Eden …

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  • Ballooning Cairns Highlands

    Ballooning Cairns Highlands

    Experience the thrill of a balloon flight. As the sun rises your pilots gently lift off and quietly glide the balloons over the panorama of the Cairns Highlands…

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  • Tasmania Day Tour

    Tasmania Day Tour

    This is a great opportunity to experience three of the famous icons around Hobart - Salamanca Market, Richmond Colonial Village & Mount Wellington all in one afternoon. You will get to spend real …

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