I am a local living in Cairns and love travelling around the Far North Queensland area. I regularly go to the tablelands because they are such an amazing place and there is so much to do up there (mountain biking, kayaking on Lake Tinaroo, swimming in Lake Eacham, hiking to some waterfalls, etc.). I usually stay at the "On The... More
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- On The Wallaby is an award winning budget accommodation in the heart of Yungaburra on the Atherton Tablelands. Only 1 hour from Cairns. A maximum of up to thirty-five people can enjoy this welcoming, relaxed, clean and friendly lodge. Guests have a choice of share accommodation, double rooms or camping sites. Guided day / night canoeing and mountain bike tours are also available. Yungaburra is both small enough to walk all around, and large enough to cater for the needs of all its visitors. It has international class art and craft galleries, restaurants and the grand Lake Eacham Hotel. It is the perfect base to explore the nearby Crater Lakes and Waterfalls of the Atherton Tablelands. A family owned and operated venture with a focus on sustainable tourism, On the Wallaby Backpackers Lodge has a special appeal to budget-conscious travelers with an interest in wildlife and nature. A host of interesting and informative activities can be experienced from the Backpackers Lodge or can be included in an overnight tour package. On the Wallaby also specialises in catering for special interest and study groups. Facilities-Free guided platypus spotting -Doubles and dorm rooms -Nightly BBQs ($12)-Large backyard gardens for camping -Well equipped kitchen/ laundry -Tea/Coffee-All linen supplied free of charge -Non-smoking lounge/common areas -Cozy lounge with flagstones and pot belly stove. ... more less
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