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Gold Dust Backpack Hostel

192 hay street


We have 27 rooms, clean and yet, simple. All linen is supplied. Tracy the current manager is friendly and is happy to share tips and her knowledge with you. We have fully equipped kitchen with everything thee to make your meals - the kitchen is a great meeting point to have a laugh, relax and share stories with other travellers. The rooms are clean. We have single sex bathroom facilities. Two lounges are available to enjoy, an outdoor area to enjoy a BBQ meal and a swimming pool is available to use during the hot summer months. We want you to enjoy your stay - so that you can do your own thing or if you want to meet other travellers you can join in on our activities at the hostel.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board games
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • DVD's
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Parking
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included
  • Utensils
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine
  • Wheelchair Accessible



Traveler Reviews

“My time at YHA”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on July 31, 2019

I had a great time in this hotel, Red and Jenny are very welcoming and so reliable! thank you for everything really! I’ll never forget all you did for me! Hope to see you both of you soon! See you...

“Feel like home”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on July 28, 2019

I stayed in the yha for 4 months in Kalgoorlie, and it's the best place I have ever stayed in Australia. Welcoming and friendly management! They made of this place a real home for us, always here...

“Awesome ”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on July 28, 2019

I lived in this hostel for few months. And it’s really clean, the rooms are nice, i felt like home. The managers are very nice, helpful to listen to each customer, if you have any problem or...


Travelling by car coming from Perth head down the Great Eastern Highway until you get to Lionel street. Turn at the lights by the BP Service station and drive down a block and turn onto Hay street. We are right there.


24 hour cancellation policy is in place for what ever reason. Either verbally or email is accepted. A confirmation email is usually written back to confirm any changes required.