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    A kaleidoscope of colour sweeps the Harbour City for 23 nights between 26 May and 17 June – and YHA’s great-value deals will help you make the most of your visit.

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    From chook farms to veggie gardens, sustainability means more to YHA than just solar panels and rainwater tanks. Learn about YHA Australia's commitment to sustainability.

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    New Hostel! Darwin YHA – Melaleuca on Mitchell

    Check out the newest member of the YHA family located in the ultimate backpacker destination for fun and adventure!

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    Brisbane City YHA

    Close to major attractions including Suncorp Stadium and South Bank, this award-winning hostel offers quality accommodation for budget conscious travellers.

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    Sydney Central YHA

    Heritage-listed, 5-star hostel opposite Sydney’s Central Station, in the hub of the backpacker precinct. Boasting panoramic rooftop views, free activities, a basement bar, heated pool, sauna, cinema and so much more!

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    Melbourne Central YHA

    Trendy backpackers hostel located in the heart of vibrant Melbourne, just minutes' walk from Southern Cross Station, Crown Casino, Federation Square and the city’s many hidden laneways.

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    Win 10 FREE nights

    Join the YHA group in the Travello app and share your favourite YHA memory in 25 words or less for your chance to win a FREE 10 day ePack!

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    Save with value packs

    Stay all over Australia from only $28 a night with YHA’s 5, 10 and 15 night accommodation packs. Find out more.

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    Adelaide Central YHA

    Amazing hostel located in the CBD just a short walk to the city’s favourite Adelaide Central Market, hip bars, Rundle Mall and with easy access to the nearby hills, Glenelg Beach and Wine Regions.

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    Sydney and Surrounds

    Famous for its harbour, beaches and great city events, Sydney offers seven YHAs to visit from the historic Rocks area with Opera House and harbour views, to centrally located hostels in the heart of the city.

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    Fremantle Prison YHA

    This backpackers has all the added comfort of a modern hostel - a mix of private and shared rooms, free Wi-Fi, modern facilities - all within a charming historic building. If you’re brave, sleep in the actual prison cells!

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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 remote locations such as Ahipara and Te Anau to the more popuated tourist spots such as Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and, of course, Queenstown.

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