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  • Why Become a YHA Member

    • Receive at least 10% off accommodation at all YHA hostels around Australia
    • Enjoy member rates at around 4,000 YHA/HI hostels in 90 countries around the world
    • Cheap travel with worldwide discounts on tours, travel gear, transport, travel insurance and more
    • 25% off QBE travel insurance 
    • 20% off Kathmandu travel gear
    • Up to 40% off Great Southern Rail fares
    • 10% off Greyhound point to point express tickets
    • 20% off Korjo travel accessories
    • Plus many more!


    YHA Membership Costs

    Memberships pay for themselves in as little as three nights stay!

      1 year 2 years 3 years
    Under 26* years $32 $55 $80
    26 years and over $42 $80 $115

    * Under 26 on date of receipt of application by YHA.

    Australian residents:
    You will receive your membership card by post, usually within 5 working days. If you need your card earlier please visit your nearest YHA hostel.  

    Don't worry, you can join when you make your first booking online, at any YHA reception desk when you arrive in Australia or purchase a Hostelling International membership card at your nearest HI association before you leave home.