About us

About Lazy Lizard Lodge Backpackers

We are a working backpackers hostel in Ayr, North Queensland, Australia and are positioned on the east side of Ayr, right next to the local hospital.

We offer work throughout the year ranging from planting, picking and packing.

If you’re interested in completing your farm work, we would love to hear from you!

About Ayr

Ayr is located in the Burdekin region which is located just 70km south of Townsville, where unspoilt natural beauty meets a thriving rural community right on the doorstep of the Great Barrier Reef.  There is approximately 17,000 people living in the region.

There is a lot that Ayr has to offer, including:

  • 2 Supermarkets (Woolworth’s & Coles) 
  • Multiple retail outlets
  • Bars and restaurants
  • Movie Theatre
  • Drive-in cinema
  • Bowling alley
  • Multiple gyms
  • Olympic size public swimming pool