CATCHER > These packages have been
designed for independently
The accommodation vouchers in this
VOUCHERS TRAVEL THE WAY
brochure entitle you to accommodation
in MULTI-SHARE ROOMS.
Single and double rooms are available,
BLUE MOUNTAINS YHA – KATOOMBA, NSW
The YHA DREAM CATCHER provides you with all your accommodation needs
subject to availability.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
and lets you travel Australia the way you have always dreamed… In the event you upgrade to a twin or
single room and want to use a voucher, GENERAL INFORMATION 10. YHA accommodation vouchers are non-transferable and are
1. These packages DO NOT include YHA membership which valid for 12 months from date of arrival in Australia depending
> Prepaid accommodation you will be required to pay in full the is required for staying at YHA hostels. We recommend on the coach pass purchased. Refund is not available for lost,
stolen or unused vouchers.
balance between the discounted value that you join your National YHA Association prior to
11. YHA accommodation vouchers can only be used for a
vouchers of the voucher and the cost of the room departure.
maximum of three consecutive nights at each YHA hostel;
2. We recommend you contact the Australian Embassy for additional nights normal hostel rates apply. Vouchers
to which you have upgraded. or consulate for details on visas and health requirements
RAILWAY SQUARE YHA – SYDNEY, NSW
> Stay in over 130 YHAs for your stay in Australia.
are not valid at Ayers Rock and Kings Canyon, Thredbo
and Mount Buller during ski seasons, or any Wilderness
Accommodation vouchers can only
throughout Australia * be used for a MAXIMUM OF THREE
3. For emergency contact, we recommend you leave contact
details of the YHA Australia office and/or Greyhound with
or groups only hostels.
12. Accommodation booking fees
consecutive nights at each YHA hostel. your family members. At the time of purchase of accommodation vouchers you
WHAT IS A > Plan your trip after you
For additional nights, normal hostel
4. YHA/Greyhound advise that clients should purchase travel
insurance for the period of stay in Australia.
may make bookings for up to two YHA hostels. Additional
hostel bookings will incur a fee of $2 AUD per booking.
13. Safety FOR BACKPACKER TRAVELLERS 2007-2008
CONDITIONS Australia has strict bus regulations and requires the booking of
names on their sheets to allow a tracking system for travellers.
> Save more money the THESE TERMS APPLY…
a. To services designated as ‘express services’ on the ticket CANCELLATION AND AMENDMENT
more nights you buy! and include those terms to which special attention is drawn AUSSIE EXPLORER AND KILOMETRE PASS YHA AUSTRALIA & GREYHOUND • ACCOMMODATION & TRAVEL
YHA MEMBERSHIP under GREYHOUND TERMS & CONDITIONS. BOOKED THROUGH YHA
ACCOMMODATION VOUCHER DISCLAIMER 1. Cancellation outside 30 days of collection of documents
* A valid YHA MEMBERSHIP is required b. Where the services are designated as ‘transfer’, to that part
of those services provided directly by Greyhound as operator. incurs $75 AUD cancellation fees.
YHA accommodation vouchers can only be used by guests staying at YHAs. 2. Cancellation within 30 days of collection of documents
for a MAXIMUM OF THREE consecutive nights 1. First day of travel must commence within six months of date of
incurs $150 AUD cancellation fees.
at each YHA hostel. Normal hostel rates apply This can often be purchased from your ticket issue. Greyhound Aussie Passes are issued for a specific
3. Cancellations after collection of documents and prior to
for additional nights and non-multi-share rooms.
Vouchers are NOT VALID at Ayers Rock and Kings local YHA or HI Association or travel agent period over consecutive days and are valid from the first day
of travel until midnight on the final date of pass validity.
use of accommodation vouchers or travel vouchers incurs > AUSSIE EXPLORER PASS
Canyon, Thredbo and Mount Buller during ski in your own country before you leave. $150 AUD cancellation fees.
seasons, or any Wilderness or groups only hostels. 2. Greyhound Aussie Passes are non-transferable, and may only 4. No refund is available on any unused portion of the Aussie
KIMBERLEY KLUB YHA – BROOME, WA Alternatively, you can buy a membership be used by the person named on the ticket. Photographic Pass product after commencement of the package.
There are over 130 superb YHA ID may be required to be produced at any time. Any 5. Amendments (not cancellations) to the original booking > AUSSIE KILOMETRE PASS
card for AUD $37 (as of 1 April 2007) at infringement will result in cancellation of the ticket. after confirmation will incur an amendment fee of $25 AUD
hostels throughout Australia… YHA DREAM CATCHER prepaid accommodation SYDNEY CENTRAL YHA your first YHA hostel in Australia. 3. Greyhound assumes no responsibility for lost or stolen tickets. per person and per amendment.
There are YHAs located in all the major vouchers are valid for accommodation in over Membership enables you to use any of Upon proof of purchase, a replacement ticket can be issued CITY ARRIVAL AND YHA DREAM CATCHER
tourist destinations, as well as some in the 130 hostels in Australia and are available in 7 the 130 YHAs in Australia, and the 4300
by a Greyhound Terminal only. 1. Cancellation outside 28 days prior to departure incurs > CITY ARRIVAL PACKAGES
4. Once travel has commenced on a Greyhound Aussie Pass $20 AUD cancellation fees.
rural outback. All have 24-hour access. to 28 night packages. worldwide, as well as providing discounts and YHA voucher they become non-refundable. An unused 2. Cancellation within 28 to 14 days prior to departure incurs
Only the first two nights are pre-booked at a throughout your travels. Greyhound Aussie Pass can be refunded at a Greyhound $40 AUD cancellation fees.
QUALITY BUDGET YHA Gateway hostel in either Adelaide, Brisbane, There are over 700 discounts in Australia
Terminal only, less a $75AUD cancellation fee. 3. Cancellations less than 14 days prior to departure incurs > YHA DREAM CATCHER
full package price.
ACCOMMODATION 5. Greyhound Aussie Passes are valid on Greyhound services
Cairns, Darwin, Hobart, Melbourne, Perth or alone – these range from discounted local and in some instances may not be used for travel on short NOT INCLUDED IN AUSSIE PASS PACKAGE FARE
YHAs provide good quality budget Sydney. trips and tours to discounts at restaurants distance sectors, due to licence regulations. • Membership of YHA
accommodation. Sleeping accommodation Once you arrive at your first hostel, booking your and shops. 6. Travel reservations must be made in advance. Bookings are • Meals, morning, afternoon or evening refreshments
required a minimum of 12 hours prior to departure. During • Transfers from bus stop to accommodation
is provided in multi-share rooms, with many next hostel is easy and free! Just go to the hostel peak periods, bookings should be made a minimum of three • Expenses of a personal nature
hostels also having single, double/twin and reception or travel desk and our friendly staff ADVANCE BOOKINGS days prior to travel. Changes to travel are permitted up to
family bedrooms. (Upgrade) will help you.
the time of departure for the service booked. The sector
The responsibility of YHA Australia in connection with these
Both YHA and Greyhound offer advance will be deemed to have been travelled if the passenger fails
Bedrooms have clean facilities and all bed bookings for accommodation and bus to board a coach. packages is limited to the sale of accommodation only. The
YHA DREAM CATCHER vouchers are valid for sale of other services described herein is made by YHA Australia
linen is provided – you will need to bring travel respectively. During peak travel
7. The first travel sector may be booked through any accredited as agent only for the persons providing such other services and
12 months from the first day of arrival. Greyhound travel agent, online at www.greyhound.com.au
towels though. To maintain the cleanliness times, it is strongly advised to pre-book or by calling National Reservations on 1300 GREYHOUND
upon condition that YHA Australia shall not be liable for any
accident, loss, injury, delay or damage caused by or arising out
of hostels sleeping bags are not permitted. DREAM CATCHER RATES both products. (1300 473 946 863). Travellers must be at the departure point of the provision of or failure to provide any other such service.
at least 20 minutes before scheduled departure time. Greyhound and YHA Australia believe that the content of this
FACILITIES DREAM CATCHER ACCOMMODATION VOUCHERS 8. All travel using a Greyhound Aussie Pass is subject to the brochure is correct at the time of printing but all prices and
VALID FOR 90 DAYS FROM FIRST DAY OF USAGE MORE INFORMATION terms and conditions published. A copy can be obtained services described herein are subject to change or withdrawal
YHAs are designed with fun and leisure in NO. OF NIGHTS online at www.greyhound.com.au and at a Greyhound without notice. Greyhound and YHA Australia will be under no
mind. All YHAs have an emphasis on social ACCOMMODATION 7 10 14 21 28 For more information on YHA hostel Terminal. obligation to any person as a result of any inaccuracy or mis-
description to provide any services set out herein.
areas, so you can meet other travellers from accommodation locations, ask for the… 9. The YHA accommodation in these packages is for shared
COST AUD $ 229 309 419 609 799 accommodation only. Upon arrival at the hostel you may
all over the world. These social areas may • YHA Visitors Map upgrade to a twin-share room (subject to availability) by
YHA HOSTELS SHOWN ON FRONT COVER – LEFT TO RIGHT:
• YHA Accommodation & Discounts Guide NIMBIN ROX YHA – NIMBIN, NSW
be lounge areas, games rooms, barbecue paying the difference between the discounted voucher
price for multi-share accommodation to the normal room PORT O’CALL LODGE YHA – PORT DOUGLAS, QLD
decks, or in the majority of east coast hostels, rate for twin-share accommodation. ECO BEACH YHA – APOLLO BAY, VIC
it might be a swimming pool or spa.
GREYHOUND AUSTRALIA PTY LTD ABN 59 104 326 383 • YHA TRAVEL VICTORIA Licence No. 3 /1138 and 30258
You will also find laundries and self-catering
kitchens at all YHAs in Australia.
YOUR TRAVEL AGENT FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO MAKE A BOOKING, PLEASE CONTACT YOUR TRAVEL AGENT VALID 1 APRIL 2007 TO 31 MARCH 2008
Services at the hostels range from travel
desks booking local tours, information
points giving recommendations on what to
do, cycle hire, currency exchange, internet
access and much more.
For more information on individual hostels www.greyhound.com.au www.yha.com.au
see our website – www.yha.com.au
YHA Australia, Hostelling International and the YHA and HI house and tree logos are registered trade marks of YHA Australia Incorporated
COLONIAL CABINS RESORT YHA – HERVEY BAY, QLD PO Box 314, Camperdown NSW 1450 AUSTRALIA
AUSSIE > Over 1100 Greyhound stops
> Stop as often as you like!
AUSSIE CITYARRIVAL > Guaranteed 4-share *
* 6-share accommodation guarantee
at Cairns Central YHA
EXPLORER Travel is in one direction (either
way ) on a pre-set travel route
> Extensive network of express
services to major destinations
PEACE OF MIND WHEN YOU ARRIVE!
3 AND 4
> Daily breakfast
> Airport transfer to hostel
Please advise flight details when booking
> City information kit
PASS TRAVEL WITH GREYHOUND
STAY WITH YHA
> Stay in over 130 YHAs
throughout Australia *
AUSSIE EXPLORER PASSES are designed for independent travellers and allow unlimited stops along a pre-determined route. Travel is in one
PASS CHOOSE YOUR OWN ITINERARY
FLEXIBILITY AND FREEDOM!
AUSSIE KILOMETRE PASSES allow you unlimited travel on the Greyhound network, within
CITY ARRIVAL PACKAGES are designed to give you peace of mind during the first days after your arrival.
Packages contain accommodation in your city of choice, breakfasts, one-way airport transfer and information kit.
ADELAIDE CENTRAL YHA SOUTH AUSTRALIA
direction (either way), and you can stop as often as you like. Depending on the pass, you have between one and twelve months to explore Australia! the life of the pass. Backtracking is permitted, if you wish to explore a particular area further. Located in the heart of the
MINI TRAVELLER BRISBANE/CAIRNS TRAVELLER SYDNEY / CAIRNS TRAVELLER MELBOURNE / CAIRNS AUSSIE KILOMETRE PASS RATES
NUMBER OF YHA OVERNIGHT VOUCHERS
> Purchase your travel in
kilometres and travel on
TRANSFERS city, this fully air-conditioned
YHA has modern facilities,
including a large self-catering
kitchen, dining room, TV rooms
PASS /KMS 10 15 25 35 50 the Greyhound network TRANSFERS are included on and bike hire.
2000 KM AUD $ 599 729 999 1279 1689
to the distance purchased the following AUSSIE EXPLORER WINNER
3000 KM AUD $ 729 859 1129 1409 1819 PASSES : – All Australian SOUTH AUSTRALIAN
4000 KM AUD $ 849 989 1269 1539 1949 > Choose your itinerary and – Best of the West BEST BACKPACKER
5000 KM AUD $ 949 1089 1359 1639 2049 stop as often as you like! ACCOMMODATION
6000 KM AUD $ 1049 1179 1459 1729 2149 – Western Explorer 2003 / 2004 / 2005
7000 KM AUD $ 1159 1289 1569 1839 2259 > Extensive network of CITY ARRIVAL 3 NIGHTS AUD $ 139 CITY ARRIVAL 4 NIGHTS AUD $ 176
You can also purchase them
8000 KM AUD $ 1269 1399 1679 1949 2359 express services to major
9000 KM AUD $ 1369 1499 1779 2049 2459 destinations using kilometres from your CAIRNS CENTRAL YHA QUEENSLAND DARWIN YHA NORTHERN TERRITORY
10000 KM AUD $ 1469 1599 1879 2149 2559 AUSSIE KILOMETRE PASS. Located in the centre of This YHA is perfect for the
PASS VALID FOR 1.5 MONTHS PASS VALID FOR 6 MONTHS PASS VALID FOR 6 MONTHS 15000 KM AUD $ 2029 2159 2439 2709 3119 > Use your kilometres Cairns, this YHA has a large Darwin environment – rooms
NO. OF NIGHTS
ACCOMMODATION 10 15 25
NO. OF NIGHTS
ACCOMMODATION 10 15 25 35 50
NO. OF NIGHTS
ACCOMMODATION 10 15 25 35 50 AUSSIE KILOMETRE PASS IS VALID FOR 12 MONTHS to purchase transfers A > MONKEY MIA courtyard with landscaped are air-conditioned and there
gardens, swimming pool, two is a great pool and common
COST AUD $ 539 669 939 COST AUD $ 609 739 1019 1289 1699 COST AUD $ 649 789 1059 1339 1749 PRICES VALID 1 APRIL 2007 TO 31 MARCH 2008
See the list of Transfers Monkey Mia is one of the few places in spas and outdoor games area. areas. There is also a lively bar
the world where you can see bottlenose
on the right > dolphins. Return transfers from North West
The hostel has all the latest that opens onto Mitchell Street
TRAVELLER ADELAIDE / CAIRNS REEF & ROCK SYDNEY / DARWIN WESTERN EXPLORER PERTH/DARWIN MIX ‘N’ MATCH – COACH / RAIL facilities, including kitchen, – Darwin’s backpacker night-
> Stay in over 130 YHAs Coastal Highway to Denham/Monkey Mia. ensuite bedrooms, laundry,
MIX ’N’ MATCH gives you the chance to experience life heaven!
KILOMETRE PASS HOLDERS 620 km return indoor and outdoor dining
rail and coach travel with the one Aussie Pass ticket. throughout Australia * areas, TV room and internet Darwin is a great base for the
café. spectacular Kakadu National
Greyhound coaches do not operate between Perth
B > KALBARRI Park and Tiwi Islands.
and Adelaide. Sectors between Perth, Kalgoorlie and * ACCOMMODATION VOUCHER DISCLAIMER * 6-share accommodation guarantee
Adelaide are on the INDIAN PACIFIC train. YHA accommodation vouchers can only be used
for a MAXIMUM OF THREE consecutive nights
Visit the spectacular natural gorge and CITY ARRIVAL 3 NIGHTS AUD $ 128 CITY ARRIVAL 4 NIGHTS AUD $ 160 CITY ARRIVAL 3 NIGHTS AUD $ 134 CITY ARRIVAL 4 NIGHTS AUD $ 169
Bookings are essential and cannot be changed once at each YHA hostel. Normal hostel rates apply enjoy the picturesque waters at Kalbarri.
for additional nights and non-multi-share rooms.
confirmed. Passengers need to book via Greyhound Vouchers are NOT VALID at Ayers Rock and Kings
Return transfer from North West Coastal HOBART – ADELPHI COURT YHA TASMANIA MELBOURNE METRO YHA VICTORIA
Canyon, Thredbo and Mount Buller during ski Highway to Kalbarri.
once they are in Australia. seasons, or any Wilderness or groups only hostels.
KILOMETRE PASS HOLDERS 320 km return This YHA provides spacious, Melbourne Metro YHA is
> Bookings on 1300 GREYHOUND comfortable accommodation close to the Queen Victoria
(1300 473 946 863) within easy reach of Hobart’s Markets and Melbourne Zoo
INCLUDES TRANSFERS A B C C > EXMOUTH main attractions and walking and only a ten-minute walk
PASS VALID FOR 6 MONTHS PASS VALID FOR 6 MONTHS PASS VALID FOR 6 MONTHS distance to the restaurant from the city centre.
Exmouth and Coral Bay feature beautiful
NO. OF NIGHTS NO. OF NIGHTS NO. OF NIGHTS Cai ch precinct of North Hobart.
ACCOMMODATION 10 15 25 35 50 ACCOMMODATION 10 15 25 35 50 ACCOMMODATION 10 15 25 35 50 Bea beaches and the Ningaloo Reef. Return This YHA boasts a rooftop
issi HOW TO USE THIS KILOMETRE GRID
COST AUD $ 839 979 1249 1529 1939 COST AUD $ 1419 1549 1829 2099 2509 COST AUD $ 959 1099 1369 1649 2059
To work out how far it is from one destination transfers from North West Coastal Facilities include a large BBQ area with 360 degree
Tow ach Highway at Giralia turn-off to Exmouth.
to another, find each of the places on the games room/common room, views of the city, a licensed
Air n Distance Calculator, then follow their
pto function room, tour booking café, internet lounge, games
BEST OF THE WEST AUSSIE HIGHLIGHTS ALL AUSTRALIAN am columns to the point where they KILOMETRE PASS HOLDERS 496 km return
495 Ro B ay intersect and you’ll find the desk and courtyard with BBQ. area, kitchen and laundry.
ey distance between them.
945 H erv ds
645 185 No
e CITY ARRIVAL 3 NIGHTS AUD $ 122 CITY ARRIVAL 4 NIGHTS AUD $ 152 CITY ARRIVAL 3 NIGHTS AUD $ 163 CITY ARRIVAL 4 NIGHTS AUD $ 203
325 Bris ara
fe rs P
865 405 80 Sur AUSTRALIA / EUROPE
505 20 Byr
on COMPARISON PERTH CITY YHA WESTERN AUSTRALIA SYDNEY CENTRAL YHA NEW SOUTH WALES
a cqu Located minutes from Central
915 P r Railway Station, Sydney Central
The Perth City YHA has
ra everything a traveller could YHA offers superb standards
1 300 Can
e want – a swimming pool, in the heart of Sydney’s back-
lbo X packer district.
520 925 Me
ide alfresco dining, internet café,
4625 4485 4255 3545 3025 2895 2735 2655 2540 2310 21 1545 1415 790 Ad Distance in Kilometres laundry and kitchen facilities. Facilities include an indoor
th 1000 KM = 620 miles
6630 6490 6260 6010 5530 5345 5185 5265 5270 5045 4875 4450 4235 2980 Per rooftop swimming pool and
e There are plenty of social
INCLUDES TRANSFERS A B C INCLUDES TRANSFERS A B C
4260 4120 3890 4670 5120 5055 4895 4975 5090 5325 5490 5965 5670 4415 2370 sauna, many lounge areas and
win areas and lounges – great for
2930 2790 2560 3340 3890 3725 3565 3645 3760 3990 4160 4800 4500 3085 4340 1970 Dar gs laundries, ensuite bedrooms,
PASS VALID FOR 6 MONTHS PASS VALID FOR 12 MONTHS PASS VALID FOR 12 MONTHS prin meeting other travellers making
NO. OF NIGHTS NO. OF NIGHTS NO. OF NIGHTS 2420 2280 2050 2830 3380 3195 3055 3135 3250 3480 3550 3285 2985 1 4550 2845 1515 Alic café, internet café, travel and
10 15 25 35 50 10 15 25 35 50 10 15 25 35 50 ra their way around WA!
ACCOMMODATION ACCOMMODATION ACCOMMODATION 2925 2835 2605 3385 3935 3750 3610 3690 3805 4038 4205 3840 3045 1630 4595 3385 1955 555 Yul
Pedy tour desk and the infamous
ber basement bar – Scubar.
COST AUD $ 1939 2079 2349 2629 3039 COST AUD $ 1769 1909 2179 2449 2869 COST AUD $ 2769 2899 3179 3449 3859 3110 2970 2740 3025 3520 4070 3885 3745 3825 3940 4170 4340 2595 2300 1675 885 3865 3545 2205 690 730 Coo ACCOMMODATION, ENTRY FEES AND MEALS
ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THESE TRANSFERS CITY ARRIVAL 3 NIGHTS AUD $ 132 CITY ARRIVAL 4 NIGHTS AUD $ 165 CITY ARRIVAL 3 NIGHTS AUD $ 182 CITY ARRIVAL 4 NIGHTS AUD $ 229
ALL PRICES INCLUDE GREYHOUND AUSSIE PASS AND YHA ACCOMMODATION PLEASE USE THIS KILOMETRE GRID AS A GUIDE ONLY