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    Aussie Woolshed Backpackers Hervey Bay, Fraser Island

    181 Torquay Rd, Hervey Bay, Queensland 4655, Australia
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    Reviewed 27 October 2017

    If you are looking for an excellent, authentic experience along the east coast of OZ Harvey Bay is the best place to go and the Aussie Woolshed is the place to stay. The staff at AW were so kind and helpful and made booking the...More

    Thank Emily O
    Response from Megan S, Owner at Aussie Woolshed Backpackers Hervey Bay, Fraser IslandResponded 31 October 2017

    Thank you for your feedback and we are thrilled you loved Hervey Bay and The Woolshed. Not only are we the Gateway to Fraser Island and the best Humpback Whale Watching in the world we also offer the Great Barrier reefs Lady Elliot Island, stinger...More

    Reviewed 25 October 2017

    Absolutely marvelous hostel right next (5min walk) to the beautiful beach of Hervey Bay. Clean, friendly staff, shuttle service to Greyhound - so worth of money !! :) Big living room with bean bags to chill and kitchen with plenty of utensils, pots and pans....More

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    Reviewed 25 October 2017

    I stayed there for 3 weeks with my girlfriend and it's the best hostel we had since we are traveling in australia. There is a big bbq in the middle of the garden, the garden is really nice for chill, you can see flyingfox who...More

    Thank Nicolas F
    Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

    I just stayed at the Aussie Woolshed for 3 nights. The staff were amazing, the facilities were extremely clean, and the atmosphere is awesome. Feels like home/cottage, and the personal touch is the best. I would recommend this place to any backpacker - especially people...More

    Thank Emily K
    Response from Megan S, Owner at Aussie Woolshed Backpackers Hervey Bay, Fraser IslandResponded 17 October 2017

    Thank you for your kind words and were glad you felt the passion and energy we've put into the Woolshed over the past 10 years while raising our family. Happy travels and we wish you all the best with your adventures.

    Reviewed 21 September 2017

    Very clean and huge room w comfortable bed. Location is just 8mins walk away from the beach. The Woolshed Backpackers is a really cool place to stay. I really loved it and planning to coming back this Xmas. Staff really friendly.

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    Response from Megan S, Owner at Aussie Woolshed Backpackers Hervey Bay, Fraser IslandResponded 17 October 2017

    Thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback. We are a 400m hop skip and a jump from Scarness Beach, cafe's restaurants and pubs and supermarket. We look forward to accommodating you again in December!

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    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Hervey Bay
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