Student breaks in Northern Territory & Western Australia

In need of a study break? Treat yourself to an affordable getaway at some of our top destinations in Northern Territory & Western Australia. Go deserve to switch off and explore.

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Part experience, part accommodation, spend a night behind bars at the UNESCO-listed YHA Fremantle Prison – a one-of-a-kind piece of convict history.

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Broome |

Yawuru Country

Comfortable, stylish hostel in the centre of Broome with pool, garden bar and tropical surrounds.

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Kalbarri |

Nhanta Country

Kalbarri Backpackers is only minutes from the river and beach. Friendly & relaxed atmosphere & great base for exploring the Kalbarri National Park & Murchison Gorge.

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Exmouth |

Thalanyji Country

Situated in the heart of Exmouth, located on the grounds of the Potshot Hotel Resort, Excape Backpackers is the perfect place to plan your Ningaloo Reef experience.

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Albany |

Menang Noongar Country

Located in the historical part of Albany, the hostel dates back to the 1800's. Old world charm cheerfully blends with modern amenities to create a relaxed atmosphere.

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Bunbury |

Wardandi Noongar Country

You'll feel at home at the friendly Dolphin Retreat Bunbury. Walk to the city & beaches. Free daily breakfast, fully-equipped kitchen & common room.

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Denmark |

Minang Noongar Country

For those that like a cosy place with an intimate feel. Blue Wren Lodge (Denmark) is a great little property in a great little town, where atmosphere and community comes first.

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Quindalup |

Wardandi Noongar Country

YHA Dunsborough is the ideal base to enjoy Margaret River. Close to the vineyards, amazing coastline and unspoiled national parks, you'll love it.

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Margaret River |

Wardandi Noongar Country

Margaret River is the travellers capital of Australia’s South West, voted by Lonely Planet as one of the top ten regional destinations.

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Alice Springs |

Arrernte Country

Located in the iconic desert town of Alice Springs, gateway to the Outback and Uluru, the historic YHA Alice Springs was once an open-air theatre and still hosts nightly movies.


YHA acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia. We pay our respects to the elders, past and present, and the extended Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. We recognise their custodianship of the land, sea, & water for over 60,000 years.

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