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East Coast Backpacker Package

Tongarra Sailing Adventures: The best "young, fun & adventurous" overnight tour around the Whitsunday Islands.

Best 18-30's for Fraser & Whitsundays

  • 2D/2N Whitsundays Sailing
  • 3D/2N Fraser Island Tag-along
  • Add Discounted Hostel Nights
  • Perfect 18 – 30's Package

The East Coast Backpacker Package is the perfect social experience for the independent solo traveller and groups of friends.

Travel any time, in any order.

Package Highlights:
  • Quality & Fun Catamaran Tour
  • Visit Whitehaven Beach
  • Party under the stars
  • Drive the beach on Fraser
  • Swim in Lake McKenzie
Package Inclusions?
  • 2 Day 2 Night Whitsunday Sail
  • 3 Day 2 Night Fraser Tag-along

Tongarra 2 Day 2 Night

It really is an on-board sailing experience that is hard to match, with plenty of deck space enabling us to show you the best of the Whitsundays being the ideal experience for singles or groups and is geared towards the young, fun-loving, adventurous backpacker – with a sense of humour!

  • “Red Shark” banana boat for optional water sports
  • Sleep “under the stars”
  • Massive deck space for sunbathing
  • Stable catamaran & hands on sailing experience
  • Enjoy snorkelling pristine fringing Great Barrier reefs
  • Visit Whitehaven Beach and Hill inlet Lookout
  • Fun adventure with like minded people

  • 2 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 2 Dinner
  • All meals freshly prepared prepared on-board
  • BYO Alcohol
  • Fresh Linen for each guest
  • All Snorkelling Gear & Wetsuits
  • Very knowledgeable, helpful and fun crew
  • Marine Park Fees
  • National Park Fees
  • A company committed to sustainable tourism


Airlie Beach

  • Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
  • Returns Day 3 at 12:00pm
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Nomads Fraser Island Tag-along 3 Day 2 Night

Travel with like minded travellers to the worlds largest sand island, seeing the very best locations, driving your own 4×4 and expect good times back at the in-house bar with some party games.

  • Drive a 4×4 on Fraser Island
  • Stay at Eurong Beach Resort
  • 75 Mile Beach & Pacific Ocean Views
  • Lake McKenzie
  • Eli Creek.
  • Maheno Shipwreck
  • The Pinnacles Coloured Sands
  • Indian Head
  • Champagne Pools
  • Lake Wabby
  • Hammerstone Sandblow

  • 2 nights at Eurong Beach Resort
  • 4-share Safari Style Tent (foam mattress & pillow)
  • 6-share Dorm en-suite (fresh linen included) **$20pp Upgrade**
  • 4WD Vehicle hire – Drivers 21+ years
  • Professional and knowledgeable guide
  • Meals while on Fraser Island
  • Fuel Costs
  • Return ferry transfer to the Island
  • Local fees
  • Exclusive post tour party at KB’s Bar

Extras / Optional extras:
  • Non-refundable $20 insurance excess waiver fee for all passengers/drivers
  • Optional camping linen and pillow case hire: $10 (+$10 refundable deposit)
  • Alcoholic beverages (optional)


Departs Noosa and Rainbow Beach;

  • Daily in Peak Season (December – March)
  • Tuesday, Thursday, Saturdays (April – November)
  • Departure Times: 7:30am (Noosa) or 9:30am (Rainbow Beach)
  • Returns: 5:00pm (Noosa) or 3:00pm (Rainbow Beach)
More Information:

No Credit Card/Booking Fees
  • Tree Hugger Travel does not charge any credit card fees 
  • Tree Hugger Travel does not charge any booking fees

Cancellation/Refund Policy
  • If you cancel within 21 Days: 100% cancellation fee will apply
  • All Refunds will incur a 20% administration fee.

Package Eco-Rewards
  • Due to packages being heavily discounted Eco-Reward earnings are less than full priced tours and experiences.
  • Discounts on packages are passed on to you, the client, but we still maintain our commitment to giving back and our conservation mission.
  • Bus Pass add-ons do not earn Eco-Rewards points.
  • Accommodation add-ons do not earn Eco-Rewards points.
  • Tour / Experience add-ons do earn Eco-Rewards points.

Pricing and Availability
  • Advertised prices are subject to availability and can change at any time
  • Bookings are recommended well in advance especially in busy periods and school holidays
  • Book Now Option on this page: This is for open dated bookings only.
  • Fixed Date Bookings and Add-ons. Please contact us and our team will confirm the package very quickly.

Important Information
  • Itineraries may be subject to change dependant on weather and other circumstances
  • Prices are in Australian Dollars (AU$)
  • Whitsunday Sailing Trips:
    Each passenger must have a clear understanding of safety directions and instructions given in English by the crew and be able to complete the required safety forms in English.
    A passenger is only able to participate in water activities if they have a level of swimming experience.
    If a passenger is unable to swim they will still be able to participate in the sailing trip, but will not but able to participate in water activities such as snorkelling.
    In order to meet our minimum safety standards, passengers must be able to exit the vessel unassisted in the unlikely case of an emergency.
    If you have any questions please do not hesitate to ask us.


We recommend you purchase travel insurance which would cover for such things as Road Closures, flight,  bus or tour cancellations

Get a quote now on our travel insurance page

Where Booking Tours means Saving Rainforest

Tree Hugger Travel invest in rebuilding biodiversity hotspots around the world by funding land acquisition through the highly respected World Land Trust and their projects.

Saving Rainforest with David Attenborough, World Land Trust's No.1 Supporter and Patron

How Do We Do That ?

We fund it with Your travel bookings and our eco-rewards programme.

  • Every dollar earns an eco-reward
  • For example: Spend $100 ⇢ Earn 100 eco-rewards
  • Reaching 750 eco-rewards will enable us to fund the permanent protection of 1/4 Acre of Real Rainforest in Real Places.
  • Continue earning and every 750 eco-rewards Tree Hugger Travel will continue protecting.

☆ Recognising Your Contribution ☆

You made this happen and in recognition, You will receive a colourful and informative gift pack by post.

This includes a personalised certificate, information about the project you supported and a letter from World Land Trust thanking you for Your support.

More information? Head to our Eco Rewards Programme page.


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  • Prices AU$ - Valid to 31/3/20
  • T&C's: see "Important Info"
  • No Credit Card fees
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Package Deal

The East Coast Backpacker Package
$ 929 Save $79
  • 3D/2N Fraser Island Tag-along
  • 2D/2N Whitsundays Sailing
  • No Booking or Credit Card Fees

Bus Passes

Greyhound or Premier
$ 389 30 Day Unlimited Whimit Pass
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  • 15 to 365 day Whimit passes
  • Greyhound Passes from $329
  • Premier passes from $230
  • Contact us to add-on
+ Add-on


Pre/Post Tour Accommodation
$ 20 2 Nights Dorm in Noosa for $20!
  • 2 Nights Airlie Beach Hostel $40
  • 2 Nights Noosa Hostel $20
  • Contact us to add-on
+ Add-on

Your Bookings Save Rainforest

Earn Eco-Rewards that fund the purchase of biologically important threatened rainforests around the world.

We partner with the World Land Trust to make this happen and you, our customers, will receive a personalised certificate in recognition of the land you have helped to save.

Your Bookings Save Rainforest

Earn Eco-Rewards that fund the purchase of biologically important threatened rainforests around the world.

We partner with the World Land Trust to make this happen and you, our customers, will receive a personalised certificate in recognition of the land you have helped to save.

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