Cheap Study Break Weekends

Cheap Study Break Weekends

Don't waste your weekends and uni breaks away Netflixing in bed, get out and see more of Australia!

You don't have to go far, all of these places are just a bus trip, car ride or cheap flight away! Here’s a list of the top 10 things to do on your uni break.

1. Get back to nature with a scenic hiking trip to Springbrook National Park, just a 2 hour drive from Brisbane City. The breathtaking scenery will be worth those aching muscles.

2. You’ll never have to fight for a patch of sand or a good wave on the Gold Coast. Whether it’s the fantastic surf breaks at Coolangatta, Burleigh or Main Beach you’ll be spoilt for choice.

Main Beach YHA


3. After adventure with a laidback vibe? Noosa’s your go to destination and the perfect place to chill. 

4. We all day dream about island getaways, Straddie, Magnetic Island and the Whitsundays can make those dreams come true.

Magnetic Island


5. Trade in your usual four wall classroom for Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef and learn to scuba dive! If it’s not on your Aussie bucket list – it totally should be!

Great Barrier Reef


6. Road triiippppp! Head north to Port Douglas, Cape Tribulation or Mission Beach! North Queensland is full of secret spots to explore, just watch out for those cassowary’s crossing the road!

Road Tripping YHA


7. Sydney shenanigans anyone? For something different, do your own Ferry-thon on Sydney Harbour! Travel between Circular Quay, Cockatoo Island, Darling Harbour, Watsons Bay, Manly and see Sydney from the water.

Sydney Harbour


8. One for nature lovers and adventure seekers - there's so much to do in the Blue Mountains from chasing waterfalls to abseiling down a steep cliff to exploring the historic Jenolan Caves! I

9. Spend a whole weekend checking out the amazing street art in Melbourne - add in some live music, a footy game, amazing food, art galleries and a spot of shopping and you've got the ultimate city break.

Melbourne Laneways YHA


10. A free weekend to enjoy Brissie is just as nice – hit up Southbank Parklands for a swim, good tunes and yummy food – bliss!

Brisbane YHA


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