Cottontree Backpackers is situated at a prime location along the Maroochy River in Cotton Tree, Maroochydore, Sunshine Coast, Queensland. We are only an hour’s drive north of Brisbane, or 30 minutes south of Noosa.

By coach
The Greyhound and Premier Motor Service bus stop is only a 10 minute walk from us at the Sunshine Coast Information Centre on 6th Avenue. Subject to availability, we might be able to offer you a pick up from the bus stop, just let us know at least one day in advance.

Public Transport
From Brisbane
Catch the Caboolture/Nambour train from Brisbane, get off at Landsborough and get on bus no. 615. Ask to be dropped off at Rose Street stop in Maroochydore, cross Aerodrome Road, walk down Third Avenue, turn left on The Esplanade and you’ll find us around the corner on your left hand side. You can check the train and bus timetables at http://translink.com.au/

From Noosa
Take bus number 620 from Noosa to Sunshine Plaza, cross Aerodrome Road, and follow Cornmeal Parade along the river, Cottontree Backpackers will be on your right hand side at the corner of The Esplanade and Third Avenue.

From Brisbane Airport
Either check public transport timetables at http://translink.com.au/, or contact us and we can organise you a door-to-door airport shuttle at a discounted rate.