bondi beach

1. Thongs (Flip Flops) are now your favourite form of footwear

2. You still find yourself shortening words, such as "Maccas" "Arvo" "Bottle O"

3. You are still recovering from Goon withdrawals

4. A four hour drive is now nothing to you

5. You've partied on a boat in the Whitsunday Islands

6. You've mastered the art of sleeping on long bus journeys

7. You know that riding a Kangaroo is not a feasible option

8. You are having serious beach withdrawals

9. You will never undermine the importance of sunscreen... EVER again!

10. You know that Koalas are actually very scary and dangerous creatures

11. You're an expert at Beer Pong (or Goon Pong)

12. You've been in a wet t shirt competition

13. You've ticked off at least 5 more items on your Bucket List

stradbroke island por onde for

Image: instagram.com/por_onde_for

14. You know that Drop Bears are not actually real (or are they?)

15. You still find yourself unexpectedly responding to friends with phrases such as "no worries," "no dramas" and "too easy"

16. You are scheming ways to move to Australia and live their FOREVER

17. Jager bombs? You've got this!

18. You've got Facebook friends from all kinds of nationalities

19. You have at least one item of clothing purchased from Cotton On

20. You have a selfie in front of the Sydney Opera House

21. Your dignity levels are at an all time low

22. The day that you discovered $4.95 Dominos is still the best day of your life

23. You'll never be able to enjoy pot noodles again

24. You've encountered at least 10 different animals that have the potential to kill you

25. You miss a good beach bonfire

fraser island jessica kimber

Image: instagram.com/jessica_kimber

26. You learnt to dig your own toilet on Fraser Island

27. Your friends at home are still shocked every time you ask strangers "How ya going?"

28. You've become accustomed to sharing a room with at least 3 other people

29. You know how to fancy dress on a budget

30. You are now an "expert" at surfing

31. Your Instagram account is nothing less than amazing

32. You're still experiencing serious Tim Tam withdrawals

33. And subway withdrawals

34. And Dominos...

35. And Avocados...

36. Did we mention goon?

37. You've attempted a "Barbie" a number of time but it's just not the same

38. You're now a 'toughened' worker after completing 80 days of intense farm work

39. You've looked into sponsorship and de facto option so that you can move back to Australia and live there forever because you truly believe (despite the bogans) that is the best country in the world to live in

Explore

Get 10 nights or more to spend at any of our hostels with the Bed Hopper Accommodation Pass