Baralaba, Myella

  • Baralaba YHA - Myella Farmstay
    • Baralaba YHA - Myella Farmstay
    • Baralaba YHA - Welcome to Myella
    • Baralaba YHA - Swimming Pool
    • Baralaba YHA - Dorm Room
    • Baralaba YHA - Hammocks
    • Baralaba YHA - Happy Guests
    • Baralaba YHA - Kangaroo
    • Baralaba YHA - Cattle
    • Baralaba YHA - Horses
  • I really enjoyed meeting Lyn and her family and hearing all about their history. Peter and Olive have many interesting stories to tell. There is a very personal and relaxed atmosphere on the farm and you are really made to feel at home. We went ou...

    Helen B. (October 2014)

    One of My favourite hostels so far. Very kindly people who own the place. You don't need to go to zoo to see kangaroo only go to myella. This is what australia is known for.

    David L. (October 2013)

  • At Baralaba, Myella backpackers hostel you can experience the true outback way of life on this genuine cattle farm, just 125kms from Rockhampton. Ride horses and motorbikes to round-up the cattle, milk the cows and feed the hens, gather around the camp fire under the stars all at the one hostel. This friendly, family-run hostel offers all backpackers an experience of a lifetime.


  • Facilities

    • Airconditioning
    • Bicycles
    • Courtesy Bus
    • Internet/E-mail
    • Parking
    • Swimming Pool
    • Television
  • Activities

    • 4WD tours
    • Bird Watching
    • Cycling
    • Horseriding
    • Swimming
    • Wilderness
  • Things to do

    At Myella life is all about the farm. Standard overnight rates include accommodation only. Transfers, activities and meals can be purchased separately. 

    A 2 day / 1 night package is available, including return transfers from Rockhampton, meals and farm activities such as horse riding, motorbike riding and lessons, feeding the animals and general tasks that will get you dirty. Watch out for the annual rodeo and cow-chasing competition in June.


    At this backpackers hostel you can listen to the sounds of the outback as you relax and unwind near the campfire in the outdoor dining area and enjoy a great home cooked meal (included in packages or optional extra on standard overnight rates).

    Closest Hostel

    Closest Food Store     

    16km to nearest food store

    Accepted Cards  

    MasterCard, Visa