Bust ups blamed for last minute room changes

SCHOOLYARD fights and friendship bust-ups are being blamed for a barrage of last minute room changes just two weeks before more than 30,000 screaming Schoolies flood Surfers Paradise.

Gold Coast Bulletin journalist Shaya Laughlin reports teen drama queens are desperately trying to change their room arrangements after busting up with their girlfriends.

“Many Gold Coast schoolies have to book their rooms up to 18 months in advance due to demand, but are often no longer friends by the time the week-long party is due to start,” Laughlin said.


Schoolies.com CEO Matt Lloyd said almost 50 per cent of bookings had already been modified this year, many of which had been changed in the last four weeks.

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