Welcome to the Emperor’s Crown

Perfectly located, just 5 minutes walk from Perth CBD, Northbridge and Perth train station, The Emperor's Crown Backpackers is the perfect budget accommodation to make you feel right at home with the city at your fingertips.

Our aim is to provide good quality accommodation at cheap prices in a great location.

We offer a range of rooms, from dorm beds to private and family rooms in a clean and friendly environment.

Our hostel caters to all varieties of travellers - backpackers, families, FIFO, groups, business travellers and more. For your convenience we offer 24-hour check-in for our guests.

Opened in 2004, 'The Crown' quickly established itself as one of the leading backpacker accommodations in Perth and has built a reputation as one of the cleanest and safest places to stay in the city. We pride ourselves on our clean, modern facilities and are constantly working to improve the property for our guests. We aim to promote a friendly, sociable atmosphere with our large TV room, secluded courtyards, BBQ area and newly renovated kitchen, whilst also ensuring that our rooms remain quiet at night.

So if you're looking for a clean, quiet place for a good night's rest look no further and book now!

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March 1, 2015 at 12:59 pm

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Country pub in Ongerup seeks 1 All Rounder barmaid.
6 WEEKS MINIMUM STAY!
FOOD, BOARD ON PREMISES AND WEEKLY WAGE INCLUDED!

Must have RSA, great way to save for further travels. Position commences 9th March.

Send your resume to jess@strawberrytrail.com.au with a photo of your passport identification page if you are a backpacker :)
#strawberrytrail

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February 28, 2015 at 1:14 am

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We are seeking a bubbly and friendly face to join our busy hostel. This position is starting on the 28th of March and will be 14 hours per week. The ideal candidate will have a background experience in customer service, a positive attitude and loads of energy. We are looking for someone with a long term commitment of at least 8 months.

Duties will include but are not limited to:

Front Desk Duties (Answering calls and emails, taking bookings, providing information, check-ins/outs)
Tour sales
Welcoming and orienting guests with information about the facility.
Facilitating fun, welcoming atmosphere and quality Perth experience.
Ensuring accuracy in cash and card transactions.
Supervising the work of cleaning staff and ensuring high standards are maintained.
Maintaining clean and organized appearance of front desk and reception.
Inspecting property for maintenance issues, reporting these issues and performing small items of maintenance.
Enforcing hostel rules, guidelines and policy and procedures.
Managing difficult situations and problem guests.
Training, supervising, and evaluating staff in areas of guest services, housekeeping, and maintenance.
Ensure that regulations for security, hygiene and health and safety are being met.
Complying with policies & procedures.

Requirements:
- Ability to reconcile end of day financials.
- Strong management skills
- Ability to handle multiple tasks in busy environment while giving attention to detail.
- Ability to work independently, manage projects and complete administrative tasks.
- Ability to learn computer reservation systems – RoomMaster experience preferred.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills.
- Efficient and effective time management skills.
- Strong work ethic and team player.
- Excellent written and spoken English.
- Happy, outgoing and self-confident personality
- Reliable and trustworthy
- Previous Hostel or Hotel experience is a strong advantage
- Well developed problem solving and analytical skills

If you are interested in this role please send your resume and cover letter to: manager@witchs-hat.com

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February 28, 2015 at 1:10 am

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Sounds like fun, you in?

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You may have heard that we're throwing a party with some of our homies. You also may have heard about the massive sound system we're using.

Tickets from Ezra Pound. $25. Only 50. No booking fee.

Check out the event page if you can't make it down to grab a ticket.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1537797453162657/

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February 28, 2015 at 1:02 am

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We are PUMPED for this Long Weekend, and you should be too!

Friday - DJ Richie G delivering some awesome Long Weekend tracks.

Saturday - DJ Richie G backing up Friday night with another wicked night of funky tunes.

Sunday - From 12pm the wonderful sounds of Melody and from 3pm our legendary Sunday Sessions begin

WE LOVE LONG WEEKENDS LONG TIME!

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Facebook IconFebruary 28, 2015 at 12:57 am

See? Hostels kick ass!

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Margot Robbie shuns five star hotels for backpackers when she holidays

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She turned heads on the Oscars red carpet wearing a striking Van Cleef and Arpels necklace with an eye-watering price tag of $1.5million on Sunday.

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February 28, 2015 at 12:56 am

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GIRLS GIRLS GIRLS.... 2WHV JOBS Now!!!
We have many farming families waiting for Farming Aupairs.... these are specific opportunities we train an prepare you for....safe secure rewarding paid work on a farm with a family.... better pay than any city au pair job and you get a 2WHV..... We help you get the balance right to ensure that visa is approved....we make sure you are safe and well cared for and we support you where ever needed..... We see too many girls getting scammed and mistreated while trying to achieve their regional days so we are stepping out to offer a special opportunity to 6 girls.... You must have a Drivers licence... you must be prepared to do some training.... Book with us for next week starting on 10th March for your chance at one of these jobs...

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February 28, 2015 at 12:54 am

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Hell yes, I might have to pick myself up one of these beauties this weekend... These are what I was talking about here - http://emperorscrown.com.au/small-bars-mechanics-institute/

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Hey friends,

So it just occurred to us that this weekend it a long weekend.

Lucky you.

So we are going to be open all day Monday for all the fun times.

We will also be smashing out our Epic Bloody Mary's on BOTH SUNDAY and MONDAY.

Because we all know what little self control we will have over a long weekend and may need to help recovering on both days.

You can thank us later xoxo

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Facebook IconFebruary 27, 2015 at 2:25 am

Adam Burke, our weekend manager has written some tips for anyone going to Rottnest Island,Western Australia - I think his tips are pretty good! what do you reckon?

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Rottnest Island Travel Guide - Emperor's Crown Backpackers

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Five things that we think should be added to any Rottnest Island Travel Guide!

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Facebook IconFebruary 27, 2015 at 12:42 am

Small review of one of our favourite small bars - Old Faithful Bar & BBQ - If you love smoked meats, full of flavour then read on!

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Small Bars - Old Faithful - Emperor's Crown Backpackers

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One of my favourite small bars in Perth is Old Faithful, 10 minutes walk from the hostel. Why do I think it is one of the best places in the CBD? Find out.

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February 26, 2015 at 2:32 pm

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Love Perth!

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Because it never gets old ✨ Thanks to @tezzaburrows (IG) for this gorgeous, twinkling, city of lights shot. #perthlife #perth #westernaustralia #wa #swanriver #city #skyline #australia #cityoflights

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February 26, 2015 at 8:21 am

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🍴🍳 JUNIOR SOUS CHEF POSITION AVAILABLE 🍳🍴

Italian/European restaurant Bravo's in East Vic Park seeks a JNR #SOUS #CHEF to join our young and talented cooking team. The #restaurant is will be opening 7 days serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.

This is a great opportunity to be part of something special with competitive pay rates, good work life balance and excellent career opportunities. We desire hospitality professionals who wish to be part of a dynamic & dedicated team and join owners in their 5th restaurant venture in 25 years.

You must have:

• Qualifications with experience in a similar role.
• Extensive knowledge of Italian/European cuisine
• A calm and controlled temperament
• A responsible, reliable and professional attitude at all times
• Attention to detail
• Food quality, hygiene and cleanliness as your top priorities
• Ability to run the kitchen in the absence of the head chef
• Experience with ordering and stock control

Please send detailed resume with full working history and references, along with your cover letter to chef_crema@bigpond.com

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February 25, 2015 at 3:43 pm

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Country pub in Westonia seeks a bubbly, fun all rounder to commence around 7th March for a 12 week minimum stay :)
Food, board plus weekly wage included!!
Must have RSA.
Please send your resume and photo of your passport identification page if you are a backpacker to jess@strawberrytrail.com.au
#strawberrytrail

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Facebook IconFebruary 25, 2015 at 8:11 am

New addition to our window today!

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Facebook IconFebruary 25, 2015 at 8:03 am

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Perth City Life - Free Flow Yoga with Laura (Northbridge Yoga) & DJ Kinshin | Visit Perth City

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Join in these completely free after-work classes every Wednesday at 6pm that will leave you feeling de-stressed and invigorated!

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Facebook IconFebruary 25, 2015 at 7:47 am

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Perth's Best Burgers | Scoop Online

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The ever-greedy Anna Christensen sacrifices her waistline in a noble search for the Holy Grail: the perfect burger. Here are her findings.

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February 25, 2015 at 4:05 am

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DARK LAKE FLASH SALE!

Want double the fun at half the price?

From now until midnight on Friday 27th February, every order will be DOUBLED!

Simply enter the code "BRIDGE50" at checkout to get 2-for-1 tickets!

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February 25, 2015 at 3:46 am

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Best place for Wednesday eating, Wing Wednesdays at Old Faithful, this place is great and comes highly recommended - probably one of my favourite places to eat in Perth. Chicken Wings for 70c is a bloody bargain, and Feral's Sly Fox is a great beer, especially for just $7!

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Today we celebrate the eating of WINGS and the drinking of BEER.
WELCOME TO WING WEDNESDAY All chicken wings 70c and Sly Fox Summer Ales $7

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February 25, 2015 at 3:44 am

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Now this is an absolute bargain from a great bar, if only I could sneak away for long enough!!

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Now cranking everyday of the week.

ANY burger with an estrella or monteiths for $15
From 12 til 3.

(Parrot not included?)

The Emperor's Crown
February 25, 2015 at 3:25 am

Looking for your regional work? This looks like a good one!

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Working Holiday Jobs

*** Counts for Second Year VISA ***

Cucumber Pickers & Packers needed in Geraldton, WA

Pay - $21.08/hr
Duration - Min. 4 months

Must be able to work in hot & humid conditions, be physically fit and relatively strong

Apply Below:

http://www.workingholidayjobs.com.au/jobs/view/cucumber-pickers-packers/

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Facebook IconFebruary 25, 2015 at 3:15 am

Use code MARCHCROWN now for 5% discount on room rates in March

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Book Now! | Emperor's Crown Backpackers

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Facebook IconFebruary 25, 2015 at 2:53 am

Wicked the Musical coming to Perth soon, anybody seen it in other places? Would you recommend it? It will be on at Crown in Perth - went to Les Miserables there recently and it was incredibly good.

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WICKED the Musical | Official Australian Site | Brisbane Tickets

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Official site of WICKED The Musical in Australia with Brisbane and Perth ticket information, photos, music and more.

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Facebook IconFebruary 25, 2015 at 1:39 am

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Clz – Not All Laterites are Created Equal | Western Australian Museum

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Clz – Not All Laterites are Created Equal Wed 25 Feb 2015 5:30pm – 6:30pm Western Australian Museum – Kalgoorlie-Boulder Presented by David Nixon, Exploration Geologist One of the common questions asked by prospectors looking at a geology map is: what rock has the gold in it? The answer is Czl, this…

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February 25, 2015 at 12:45 am

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#Summer Prize Draw - Why not live your dream and learn to surf with Surfing Lessons Perth. Enter here: http://bit.ly/1zQUKSd
Go into the draw to win a 5 lesson surf course for 2 adults plus a beachside overnight stay at #SeashellsScarborough.
#learntosurfperth: http://www.learntosurf.net.au/
#seashellsscarborough: http://seashells.com.au/resorts/scarborough
#SeePerth #SunsetCoast #WesternAustralia

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Facebook IconFebruary 24, 2015 at 12:23 pm

Wow i'm used to catching blowfish, but i think this is in a different league...

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Applecross Jetty closed after WWI German grenade caught by fisher

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A FISHERMAN pulled in an unexploded WWI grenade from the Swan River in Applecross early Tuesday morning.

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Facebook IconFebruary 24, 2015 at 7:38 am

Looking to book with us in March? Use the code MARCHCROWN on our booking page to get 5% off your stay! Available for a limited time only, so book while you can!

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Use promo code MARCHCROWN for a 5% discount in March

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