Stray Australia Dan Pass

Stray Australia
Dan Pass


Meet Dan.

Short but sweet, Dan is the perfect way to explore all the best spots from Brisbane to Sydney that you didn’t even know existed.

From surfing in Spot X to dancing on tabletops in Byron Bay, this trip sure beats sitting in a bus for hours on end.


Starts: Brisbane QLD, Australia
Ends: Sydney NSW, Australia


You’ll be guided the whole route by some of our fun, hilarious and knowledgable local characters. Not only will these legends be your friends but they will also give you a hand in booking anything you want along the way.

You’ll be travelling by bus up the coast, so there’s no need to stress about how to get places. Just sit back and enjoy the ride.

  • All transport along the route on the Stray bus between Brisbane and Sydney
  • Guidance from fun, local guide
  • Access so the Stray Mate app
  • Danger Point Border Crossing walk
  • Byron Bay orientation drive
  • Opportunity to hop off at Spot X Surf Camp


Travel Day: Brisbane (via Gold Coast) — Byron Bay

MEET: Outside Nomads Central, Bunk Backpackers or YHA Brisbane (please confirm in advance). We travel on the Stray bus from Brisbane through the Gold Coast, with pick-ups and drop offs. We stop for a walk at the Queensland/NSW border crossing at Danger Point to stretch our legs, and check out the view of one of Australia’s best surf spots Snapper Rocks, before heading onto our night stop at Australia’s coolest surf town, Byron Bay. SLEEP: Your choice of Byron Bay accom. You can book this via the Stray Mate app.

Free Day in Byron Bay

Explore, learn to surf, party, do a dolphin kayak trip, visit the alternative town of Nimbin (additional costs), or just relax and take in the laidback, hippy vibe. We recommend taking a walk to the lighthouse to view the Australian mainland’s most easterly point. SLEEP: Your choice of Byron Bay accom.

Travel Day: Byron Bay (via Spot X) – Sydney MEET: at the main bus stop on Jonson St or Arts Factory hostel (please confirm). We travel to Sydney via Spot X Surf Camp. Hop off if you want to learn to surf or just hang by the beach. We then express down to Sydney getting in early evening with drop offs to selected Sydney central hostels. SLEEP: Your choice of Sydney accom. We drop off outside Wake Up (by Central Station) and Nomads.

Note: You can break your journey at any of the stops through any of the travel days and just connect with a later Stray bus or rail departure (guided or unguided). You can book your own accommodation or your guide will book it for you, you will usually get a bed-only option (averaging $32 per person per night), or a twin/double option (averaging $100 per room).

*This itinerary and prices are valid until September 30, 2019, however are subject to change.


Terms & Conditions

Your will receive an email from Loka with login details to manage your pass and access the Loka app. Loka timetables with departure days and times can be found at Accommodation and food are not included in your Loka pass. Loka’s unique experiences, such as the Barrington Tops farmstay, River Retreat,Treasure Island and Rainforest Experience, are each a set price for dinner, bed and breakfast and activity. In these special locations, the payments must be paid locally, direct to our hosts. Passes are valid for 12 months from the date of your departure. Travel is in Loka’s 24 seat mini coaches between Sydney and Noosa, and local bus and train (plus ferry to Magnetic Island) between Noosa and Cairns.Loka’s guides travel on all routes on the set departure days – but you can travel on the train on other days without a guide. By purchasing your Loka pass you are agreeing to Loka’s Terms & Conditions that can be found here and on our website

In addition to WTC’s terms and conditions; Stray Australia Cancellation Policy: Cancellations within 7 days of the start date incur a 50% fee. Between 0 and 2 days incur a % fee.Between 7 and 365 days incur a 20% fee.


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