Student breaks in Queensland

In need of a study break? Treat yourself to an affordable get away at some of our top destinations in Queensland. Go deserve to switch off and explore.

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Nestled in Brisbane's traveller precinct and within walking distance of Suncorp Stadium, this buzzing, diverse inner-city YHA boasts a rooftop pool and bar.

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Centrally located in Cairns, this relaxed YHA offers a warm community feel, great outdoor living spaces and lush tropical surrounds.

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Gold Coast |

Bundjalung Country

Barely a stone's throw from the airport, this charming, beach-adjacent YHA is an excellent choice for surf-lovers visiting Queensland's Gold Coast.

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Agnes Water |

Gureng Gureng Country

1770 is a clean and inviting YHA with a variety of room types. The Agnes Water Beach is only a short 200 meter walk through an environmental park.

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Point Lookout |

Quandamooka Country

YHA Stradbroke Island is a hostel and scuba dive centre providing beachfront traveller accommodation with a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

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Hervey Bay |

Butchulla Country

This multi-award winning hostel in the seaside town of Hervey Bay is conveniently located within an easy walk of nearby beaches.

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Rockhampton |

Darumbal Country

Rockhampton Backpackers is located a short walk from the Fitzroy River & CBD. It offers co-living & double/twin rooms (some with ensuites).


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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