Monday, 31st Jan - Tuesday, 31st Jan

Habitat HQ - 4.5 star backpackers & budget accommodation, builds on its growing reputation as Melbourne’s music hostel based in St Kilda, becoming a proud first time sponsor of the St Kilda Festival. As a unique experience provider it has excellent standards in dorm & private motel style room accommodation, awarded as the ‘Best Backpacking Accommodation’ in Victoria 2010. Advocating St Kilda as a live music mecca, it opens its doors as a LIVE N LOCAL venue on Wed 9th Feb, sharing the tunes of local artists Jessie Lloyd and You & Your Music. In-house guests for the week, champion kiteboard riders Jules Hosp, Nathan Katterns & Christelle Le Baccon will also share in the fun as part of Habitat HQ’s sponsorship of Week of the Winds activities in the festival.
With community engagement a focus, Habitat HQ’s 220+ guests are ensured world class experiences in music, foreshore sporting & cultural activities. The bonus for destination St Kilda is these ‘social media’ savvy, independent travellers strongly promote by word of mouth attracting a huge amount of worldwide street cred.