- Tours & Experiences
Just arrived in Brisbane? The capital of the sunshine state has so much to offer, and we’ve got the top things you can’t leave without doing.
Adventurers Harry and Jordan Vick explored Tasmania, using Hobart YHA as a base. See what they had to say about their time in the Apple Isle!
Just arrived in Adelaide? Australia's capital of culture and cool has so much to offer, and we’ve got the top things you can’t leave without doing.
Australians are a humble people, but when it comes to our coffee, we're pretty damn proud of ourselves! Here's where you can find the best coffee all around our great country.
Long flight? Make the most of it! Here’s why you need to visit every Australian capital city when you come to visit us Down Under.
Just arrived in Melbourne? Australia's "most liveable" city has so much to offer, and we’ve got the top things you can’t leave without doing.
Just arrived in Perth? Western Australia's capital has so much to offer, and we’ve got the top things you can’t leave without doing.
Just arrived in Cairns? This gorgeous city in North Queensland has so much to offer, and we’ve got the top things you can’t leave without doing.
Canberra is abundant with unique cultural offerings, but how on earth will you see them all? With a brand new free shuttle bus, that’s how!
The Bibbulmun Track is a must-do whether you visit for a day or the full eight weeks, and we've got budget accommodation all along the trail!
Flights mean crowded airports, delays and zero breathing space. Here's why you should save some cash and bus your way around the east coast.
You've heard of the Big Banana, but have you heard of the Big Dugong? Australia is renowned for outrageous "Big Things." Here are our 10 faves!
Ignore what you’ve been told and experience the beauty of the outback during November - April.
Check out our review of Tokyo Sumidagawa Youth Hostel - one of the many hostels all around the world you can enjoy your YHA benefits at!
New Years Eve in Australia doesn't begin and end with Sydney. Here are 8 of our favourite unique spots around the country that promise to dazzle you just as much as the main event.
Summer in Australia is done best with good friends and a great pool. We've hand-picked our 6 favourite pools at our hostels. Start practising your handstands!
Australia has eight wide and wonderful states and territories, with a whole lot going on in between them.
Eight is the luckiest number in Chinese culture – the way it’s pronounced sounds the same as the word for ‘wealth’ or ‘prosperity’.
Tattoos can be a very controversial topic, with the most recognised style being that of travel tattoos. Many backpackers and travellers alike acquire a mark of their journey around Europe, Australia, Asia or wherever it may be.
We love a road trip. But let’s be honest, there’s an awful lot of bitumen to stare at during those long stretches between pit stops, and there are only so many renditions of ‘Sweet Home Alabama’ you can belt out and games of ‘I spy’ you can play before you start to go a little mushy in the head. Lucky you’ve now got this long list of thought-provoking enquiries to help you pass the time with riveting conversation, instead.
Some songs are best consumed with the wind in your hair and your feet on the dashboard. Here’s 20 of ‘em.
“Eat your vegetables. Take a sweater. I don’t think that’s a good idea. Hmmm”. We don’t want to sound like a naggy Marge Simpson, but this is the stuff you need to wrap your head around if you’re planning to jump behind the wheel for an epic Aussie road trip.