Yamba YHA has a bar/café, the Bloc, on the ground floor. With bands performing regularly, great food and ice-creams, the Bloc café is very popular with the locals.
The hostel managers at Yamba YHA often employ backpackers as bartenders, chefs/cooks and wait staff, plus as housekeepers within the hostel itself.
Yamba, a lively holiday destination on Australia’s east coast, is busiest during the summer months, from November-March. There is plenty of hospitality and tourism work around during this time, with local employers often calling Yamba YHA, looking for last-minute workers.