COVID-19: Safe stay measures are being taken at all of our hostels and YHAs are following all relevant State based travel restrictions.
See our Covid page for full details.

Work Away From Home

Whether you need a break from the office, you travel for work, or you're simply looking for some location inspiration - YHAs make great places to use as a base for your next work trip or to adopt the lifestyle of a digital nomad.
  • Super-fast free wifi
  • Private rooms available or shared rooms if you are on a budget
  • Co-working spaces and meeting rooms (available at some hostels)
  • Great common areas and quiet places to work
  • Opportunity to meet fellow freelancers & like-minded travellers
  • Jobs Boards with contacts to local employers (available at some hostels)
  • Kitchen and laundry facilities
  • Onsite cafes (available at some hostels)

We can also help with your next conference or team-building getaway. Check out our groups page for information on how we can help when you are travelling with 10 or more people.

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Sydney, The Rocks, NSW

Why not work with a view of Sydney Harbour? This YHA is a luxurious place to work and stay whilst in Sydney. Book a private room or take yourself to the rooftop terrace, then finish the day with a walk across the harbour bridge.

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Sydney, NSW

Sydney Central YHA is a great place to use as a base while you work in Sydney. With quiet co-working spaces, a fantastic kitchen and even a pool on the roof to relax. Mix with fellow working holiday makers and enjoy the Harbour City.

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North Melbourne, VIC

Staying with Melbourne Metro YHA offers you not only great weekly rates but an opportunity to work away from your office or home with access to quiet places to work, co-working spaces and free high speed wifi.

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Brisbane, QLD

Enjoy the views overlooking the Brisbane River and CBD. while you work or use one of the quiet co-working spaces. With a pool on the roof to relax and fantastic common areas, make Brisbane YHA your base for work while enjoying all the city has to offer.

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Newcastle, NSW

Do you want to work and play? Located minutes from the beach, Newcastle Beach YHA offers you the opportunity to get away from the office and go for a surf or swim on your lunch break!

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Sydney, NSW

Located right in the heart of Sydney's Railway Square a great place to surround yourself with fellow working travellers who are keen to socialise & collaborate



It's being called 'Living at Work' - we all need change and sometimes a few days out of the house can be just what is needed to help spark inspiration and keep you feeling fresh. Why not book in for a few days at a YHA for a change of scene? 

At YHA we have private rooms with ensuites available as well as shared rooms with limited occupancy, amazing common spaces - picture yourself working from one of our rooftop decks or sitting beside a pool, with all the convenience of home, with kitchens and even in-house cafes. 

We take your safe stay very seriously during the covid pandemic, please take some time to read about the measures we are taking in our hostels to ensure we continue to provide a friendly and social environment that is safe to share. Find out more.

Some of our hostels have co-working spaces in-house or great facilities such as wework nearby.

Working Holiday Makers

Information on working holiday visas in Australia and select YHA hostels that have strong links with local businesses and farmers and can assist working holiday makers to find jobs. Find out more

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