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Cairns Central YHA Groups

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In order to make everything as simple as possible for your stay, we are able to offer full catering options. Our caterers provide fresh, tasty and healthy food and can handle any special dietary requirements your group may have.



Continental – Included 

Enjoy a selection of cereals, juices, toast, tea and coffee.

Breakfast Upgrade - $2.00 extra per person

Includes muesli, yoghurt and fresh fruit, in addition to the continental selection.



Takeaway - $12.50 per person

Includes a wrap, a piece of fruit and a drink.


Wrap options:

  • Ham, cheese and salad
  • Chicken, cheese and salad
  • Roast beef, cheese and salad
  • Avocado and salad



On-site Diner - $25.00 per person

Includes a choice of a main and a dessert for your entire group.



  • Lasagne, served with salad and garlic bread
  • BBQ Dinner - Chicken kebab, sausages, beef kofta and meatballs, served with salad and bread
  • Roasted chicken breast, served with two salads and ciabatta
  • Butter chicken, served with rice and papadams
  • Roast pork, served with roasted vegetabls, steamed greens and gravy
  • Roast beef, served with roasted vegetabls, steamed greens and gravy
  • Beef stroganoff, served with rice and steamed greens
  • Fish and chips, served with salad



  • Caramel tart
  • Chocolate brownie, served with strawberries and cream
  • Large cookie
  • Apple crumble and ice cream
  • Lamington fingers
  • Cake platter


Off-site Dinner - $20.00 per person

Served in a restaurant setting, you have the option to order an individual main meal for each member of your group.



  • Beef, chicken, fish or haloumi burger, served with fries
  • Pumpkin cannelloni, served with salad and garlic bread
  • Piri piri roast chicken, served with salad and fries
  • Margherita, pepperoni, Hawaiian or Supreme pizza
  • Thai, roasted vegetable, or Caesar salad


All prices are per person and are valid until 31st Dec 2021. We can normally always provide for any food allergies or dietary requirements. You will have the opportunity to notify us of these when selecting your meal choices.



There are many restaurants and cafes in the local area if you would prefer to eat out for your meals.

Please note that due to safety and operational requirements, our property does not offer self-catering for groups.

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YHA acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia. We acknowledge and pay our respects to Elders past, present, emerging and the extended Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island community.