YHA has some great value family deals for the July school holidays, including whale-watching at Coffs Harbour, snow-time at Thredbo, and bushwalking in the Blue Mountains or Great Ocean Road…so there’s no excuse for the little critters to say ‘I’m bored’!
Coffs Harbour YHA:
From $537 for a 3 night package in en-suite family room;
Learn about the gentle giants of the deep on a 2 hour whale-watching cruise, and spend a day at Dolphin Marine Magic. Package is for 2 adults and 2 children, valid to 31 August 2013.
From $305 per family room per night in ski season;
Cheapest sleep on the slopes! Stay in the heart of Thredbo Village, in this cosy, award-winning lodge with spectacular views of the mountain. Price is for up to 5 adults/children together.
Blue Mountains YHA:
From $130 per en-suite family room per night;
Explore the World Heritage Blue Mountains from this Art Deco property in Katoomba, within easy walking distance to Echo Point and the Three Sisters. Ride the newly revamped steepest incline railway at Scenic World or check out the Blue Mountains’ quirky cafes, boutiques and bookstores. Price is for up to 4 adults/children together.
Apollo Bay YHA:
From $345 per family room for 4 nights – STAY 4 NIGHTS, PAY FOR 3;
Action or relaxation? Between the rainforest walks of the Otways and the rugged Great Ocean Road, with this special offer, you’ll have an extra day to enjoy it all.
For more details and to book, visit www.yha.com.au; prices are standard rates – YHA members get at least 10% off. YHA membership is available from $32 (adult rate – children under age 18 join for free with a parent/guardian).
YHA is a membership-based, not-for-profit organisation, and part of the world’s largest budget accommodation network, Hostelling International with 4,000 hostels in over 80 countries.