Student Backpacker Bars in Perth

Student Backpacker Bars in Perth

Perth boasts sunny weather, fresh produce, a relaxed outdoor lifestyle and plenty of exciting things to see and do. And best of all, it’s all on offer within a short distance of the city centre. Visit a Perth attraction, join a tour and find amazing places to dine. Here are the best bars for you to meet and have a drink with other students and backpackers in Perth.

Mustang Bar

Mustang Bar is famous among the Backpacker Student pubs in Perth offering a backpacker weekly diet. Among the events listed are:

Salsa Night with danza Local

Every Tuesday is Salsa night 

Time 7 pm 

Free introductory dance lesson (salsa and Merengue)

Wild Wednesday with TSTY

A staple of the Perth and Northbridge backpacker’s weekly diet famous for it’s value for your buck and consideration for the physically challenged. 

For $5 you can get 

Beef burger & drink

Entry for $100 cash door prize

Free entry to the pool comp at 8 pm

The live band TSTY  is on stage from 9.30 pm with DJ Zac Farrow.

Thumping Thursday with Radio now

From 6pm grab the $5 Burger Meal Deal with Drink Inclusive & ticket to win the $100 cash door prize. An Amateur only Pool Competition from 8 pm with $100 cash up for grabs & voucher for runner up. Dance the night away with live band RADIO NOW on stage from 9.30pm plus DJ James MacArthur on the decks till late. It is a free entry event all night.

Adam Hall + Flash Nat

Formed in 2005, the band is renowned for its captivating live performances, which are marked by slick presentation & raw energy. Along with Adam (Vocals/Trumpet) it features some of WA’s finest musicians. Their large repertoire is rooted in the Jazz and Rhythm & Blues music of the 40’s & 50’s from artists such as Ray Charles, Jackie Wilson & Chuck Berry. Before 8 pm you can enter for free.

Johnny Law & Milhouse

 The  band was formed back in 2001 and since then has played all over the world. In late 2009 they conducted a European and U.S. tour playing at places like, High Rockabilly Festival in Spain, the Rockabilly Day festival in Belgium, the Rockabilly Rave in Las Vegas and many, many more locations around the globe. You can enter for free before 8 pm.

Address: 46 Lake St Northbridge WA 6003


Telephone: 08 9328 2350

The Hip – e Club

Student/Backpacker Tuesdays

Founded in 1991, the Hip E Club hosts one of the longest running and well-known student and backpacker nights in Perth. Students, backpackers and hospitality industry employees receive free entry and a complimentary drink with BBQ. Hot dogs are also available to purchase unless sold out prior. Enjoy student budget drink specials and win major prizes too.

Flashback Fridays

Don’t overspend this weekend. Your first drink is on the house at Flashback Fridays and you can choose from basic spirits, beer or wine.


The resident music master, DJ e-Funk is on the decks with the biggest hits of all time (’70s, ’80s, ’90s, ’00s) so that you can shake off the week on our groovy d-floor.$10 entry all night – door sales only.

Hip – E Saturdays

Grab a drink or two with a friend or few and move your feet to old school beats at Hip-E Saturdays. Enjoy a night out at one of Perth’s (and Australia’s) most successful and longest-running nightclubs.

Address: 663 New Castle Street Leederville

Telephone: 92278899

The Brass Monkey

Standing tall on the corner of James and Williams Streets in the heart of Northbridge, the Brass Monkey Hotel is a Perth icon. Step inside the sprawling historical pub offering a number of spaces to sit back, relax and tuck into delicious food and thirst-quenching drinks.  

Three areas

They have three areas in the Main Bar leading to the courtyard and the Cave Bar. The latest addition is Patriots Sports Bar, an American-style bar with a wide selection of beers, open style kitchen and all your favorite sports games playing on the 22 dedicated screens

 Live Entertainment

Come in and witness the finest in live entertainment and DJs. With various rooms and bars, you are guaranteed a great night out, whatever your taste may be. Live musicians, local DJs, open mic/deck nights will keep you entertained and is among the backpacker student pubs in Perth.

Address: Cnr James & Williams Streets, Northbridge 

Telephone: 92279596

Student backpacker Bars in Perth

Perth is one of the most isolated cities on the earth and it is the launch point of the other half of Australia.  With warm waters of the Indian Ocean and white sand beaches that are spectacular, Perth has become a famous tourist destination.

For a vibrant nightlife

The metropolis works as a hub for backpackers who are looking to enjoy the vibrant nightlife. It is a destination known for exquisite food. The port city of Fremantle is situated in the southwest of Perth and it is a place that you should not miss.


The hub of hostels and nightlife are situated north of the bridge in the Central Business District (CDB). The city is compact and a backpacker will be able to find everything by foot but the suburbs and the beaches are widespread.

The climate and weather

The weather in Perth is constant with heat, sunshine, and the Mediterranean style climate. The months from December to January are quite hot and you can also expect some rain because of the heat that leads to a high level of humidity. During winter, the temperature really does not drop very low. So, all year round you can expect to experience a climate that is comfortable and easy to get used to.

Mustang Bar Perth Northbridge

The Mustang bar is one of the best backpacker and student night bars in Perth. It offers unbeatable deals like a BBQ meal and a drink for just $5. The Mustang Bar gets filled up really quick and provides a thumping party atmosphere all throughout the week.

Hip-E Club New Castle Street on Leederville

Hip E Club is one of the oldest Backpacker Bars in Perth. It is located in New Castle Street on Leederville. It is a popular backpacker haunt and on Tuesdays, come down and enjoy our Backpacker and students’ night. The neon interiors and the famous hip hop beats make it a happening place in town.

Brass Monkey Perth Northbridge

Brass Monkey is another Northbridge backpacker haunt. If you are looking for some local Perth folk to be in the mix, this is the place for you.  You can also experience Karaoke nights during the week. Just minutes from Central Station Perth

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