YHA Australia is part of the world's largest backpacker accommodation network,
Hostelling International (HI), providing more than 4,000 YHA hostels in over 90 countries. YHA Australia is a membership-based, not for profit association, with all profits going back into the hostels and the experience they provide.
With hostels in every State, YHA is the largest backpacker accommodation provider in Australia.
When you join YHA in Australia, you become a member of the organisation covering your State of residence. Your Membership allows you to participate in YHA’s governance through Annual General Meetings and Board elections. You can find more information here:
To provide opportunity for all, but especially young people, for education
by personal development, fostering friendship and bringing about a better
understanding of others and the world around them.