Blue Tongue Backpackers

Address: 515 Brunswick St, Brisbane, Queensland, 4006, Australia | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 515 Brunswick St, Brisbane, is near Chinatown, Customs House, Victoria Barracks Museum, and Church House.
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        TravelPod Member ReviewsBlue Tongue Backpackers Brisbane

        Reviewed by straykat6

        Violent owner

        Reviewed Feb 22, 2012
        by (6 reviews) Los Angeles, Ca , United States Flag of United States

        The owner of Blue Tongue is a violent man with zero compassion. He allows the house to fall into unsanitary conditions and if you cross him, he will scream in your face and kick you out. Do not give this man your money.

        This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

        TripAdvisor Reviews Blue Tongue Backpackers Brisbane

        3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

        Travel Blogs from Brisbane

        2 October, 2015 (Acting the Wombat)

        A travel blog entry by elenanardozzi on Oct 02, 2015

        2 photos

        ... up at the wall of the car and saw
        the 'Quiet Carriage' sign. Whoops. No one was giving us dirty looks,
        so we continued, but a bit more subdued.

        I took over the role of Navigator and
        got us to the hostel after two hours of train, bus, tram and a brief
        walk. Whew! We met Olly and Nora in the bar area of the hostel. They
        could not check in without me paying. The Surfers Paradise Backpacker
        Resort is a classic backpacker hostel. ...

        26 August, 2015 (Mammals, Marsupials, and Markets)

        A travel blog entry by elenanardozzi on Aug 26, 2015

        35 photos

        ... visitors and irresponsible parents. I
        noticed there is always a lot of commiserating among people who work
        with the general public. I have to say, some of the things that
        happen make me question humanity. Then you get gems of people that
        make you wipe your forehead and say, 'whew.'

        Back on the job, I rocked out to the
        radio (under my breath because there were other people in the room)
        and mixed up the fruit salad like I said. Mai came back and ...

        The legend that is Steve Irwin and Australia Zoo

        A travel blog entry by backpacker-kat on Jul 27, 2015

        ... a little complicated because I did a lot of traveling and hopping around place to place.

        First on the list about an hour or so from Brisbane was Australia Zoo. Somewhere I had been looking forward to visitng since I first found out who Steve Irwin was back when I was a kid! Australia Zoo is by far one of the best zoos and wildlife places I have ever been to. It was so well maintained, organised and looked after. All ...

        Day #21 (Tuesday)

        A travel blog entry by lerissagiessing on May 12, 2015

        1 photo

        ... about three mini games after our practice and Bronwyn and Jana (grade 11) came to join for fun! When volleyball was over I had to go to the first dinner sitting. Showered Went to prep. Had about 20 minutes to brush my teeth and pack. Thought about packing tomorrow morning but then decided it would be better doing it and getting it over with. I asked Abigail to wake us up at 4:30 am tomorrow ...


        A travel blog entry by andersmathilde on Mar 25, 2015

        10 photos

        We had a late flight from Brisbane to Darwin, so we spent a beautiful hot sunny day in Brisbane ( Aussie's call Brisbane Brissy, so cute) first stop was Queensland Gallery of Modern Art, where they had some really cool exhibitions. We checked out Yayoi Kusama The Obliteration room and also "we can make another future:Japanese art after ...