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  • Greyhound Whimit Bus Pass

    Save 5% with YHA! The most affordable and flexible Australian travel pass. See Australia your way, on your schedule.

  • 3 Day Great Ocean Road, Grampians and Phillip Island Adventure

    Visit 3 iconic destinations in Victoria; The Great Ocean Road, Grampians & Phillip Island! Encounter unique Australian wildlife, enjoy a scenic drive & experience great walks.

  • Skydive Newcastle

    Enjoy the breathtaking views over Sydney's Central Coast, Newcastle, Hunter valley, shimmering lakes and beaches! One of the most spectacular drop zones in Australia!

  • Adelaide to Alice Springs 6-day Rock Patrol

    See the best sights between Adelaide and Alice Springs. Flinders Ranges, Coober Pedy, Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon.

  • Fraser Island and Whitsundays package

    Save time and money with this flexible package that includes YHA accommodation, Fraser Island 4WD Bus Tour from Hervey Bay, and a Whitsunday Sailing Tour. Save $100!

  • Greyhound Bus and YHA Accommodation Pass

    YHA MEGA SAVER PACKAGE: The perfect travel and stay package. Fully flexible and amazing value for money. See Australia on your schedule.

  • Skydive Cairns

    Want the best 60 seconds of your life?! Get the ultimate rush of adrenaline as you skydive 14,000ft above the lush tropical rainforests and stunning coastline of Cairns. Save $30!

  • Kakadu and Litchfield National Park Tour - 3 Days

    Experience the magnificent wildlife and waterfalls of Kakadu National Park and the natural plunge pools of Litchfield National Park

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  • Find Adventure in Far North Queensland

    You've made it up the east coast, soaking up some rays in the sunshine state. Do you dare to head to the far north? Dream of adventure, it's all up north waiting

  • App Flash sale - from $19 per night

    Download YHA Australia App for the best deals... Like this one! Stay in Sydney, Melbourne, Cairns, the Blue Mountains and more from only $19/night. Yep, the price of a pizza!

  • How to turn your Hostel Trip into a Money Maker

    Take your job on the road for a little extra income during a long trip or embrace the digital nomad lifestyle to make a living from travelling.

  • Hey, can we ask you a question?

    Hey, you! We want to hear about your travels! Be part of a global study and enter a draw to WIN one night in a private room at Sydney Harbour YHA, Brisbane City YHA or Melbourne Central YHA.

  • Create Your Own East Coast Package

    Fill in our East Coast Package Builder form and our specialists will design your ideal itinerary and be there throughout your trip to help you with anything you need along the way.

  • The 20 Aussie slang words you need to know

    Yes, Australians speak English. But it’s a special kind of English that develops when you drag the language halfway across the globe then leave it out in the sun for a couple of centuries. Are you struggling to understand the locals in this land of bloody galahs, barbies in the arvo and choccy bikkies with your cuppa? Then use this dictionary of Aussie slang to help translate.

  • 20 best things to come out of Australia

    Did you know you have an Australian to thank for Wi-Fi? Here is our list of the best things to come out of Australia, from Aussie rock to UGG boots!

Hostel Network

YHA Australia

YHA Australia is the largest backpacker accommodation provider in Australia, with quality, fun and affordable hostels all around the country. Get the latest information about YHA Australia.

International Hostels

YHA is a member of Hostelling International, with more than 4,000 hostels worldwide in fantastic and unique locations. Discover the real hostel experience and find your dream adventure with HI.

New Zealand Hostels

YHA has many hostels throughout New Zealand, from tourist spots such as Auckland, Queenstown, Christchurch and Wellington to more remote locations such as Ahipara and Te Anau.

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