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Top 10 Residences at Central Queensland University

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Chelsea Bailey
Central Queensland University offers quality education to over 30000 students from all over Australia. This makes it Australia’s largest regional university. Students at Central Queensland University are offered with a variety of on campus and off campus housing options to cater for all their needs. Accommodation plays an important role in the life of a student. Residences that are safe, secure and comfortable give the students a chance to study, socialize and access campuses resources with ease to better their campus experience. Below are the top 10 residences at Central Queensland University.

1. The Rockhampton Student Residence

The Rockhampton Student Residence Address: Building 51, 554 - 700 Yaamba Road, North Rockhampton QLD 4701 This is a student’s residence offering a variety of accommodation options to both male and female students. It consists of single rooms with shared baths and en-suited rooms. There is Wi-Fi, car parking, electricity, laundry, dining space, study spaces and common spaces.

2. Mackay Student Residence

Mackay Student Residence Address: Building 50, 151/153 Boundary Rd, Ooralea QLD 4740 Mackay Student Residence is designed to provide students with a residential space they can call home while still in campus. It consists of rooms in block style accommodation. There is Internet access, security, included meals, easy access to sports facilities or the gym, annual events, study areas and laundry.

3. Iglu Brisbane City

Iglu Brisbane City Address: 65 Mary Street, Central Brisbane, Brisbane, QLD 4000 This is a student’s residential facility offering modern and safe accommodation. It consists of studio apartments as well as shared apartments. There is CCTV, BBQ, shared kitchen, air conditioning, study area, bike storage, outdoor area and TV in room.

4. Student One Wharf Street

Student One Wharf Street Address: 38 Wharf Street, Central Brisbane, Brisbane, 4000 This is a residence offering accommodation to students and is just a 15-minute walk to CQ university. It consists of fully furnished private studios and shared apartments. There is air conditioning, shared kitchen, laundry facilities, unlimited Wi-Fi, gym, study area, cinema, outdoor area, bike storage and wheelchair access.

5. PrecinQ Student Accommodation

PrecinQ Student Accommodation Address: Level 1, 316 Adelaide Street, Central Brisbane, Brisbane, 4000 This is a students’ residence just a 10-minute walk away from Central Queensland University. It consists of private and twin share studio apartments with shared bathrooms. There is a lounge, shared kitchen, dining area, security, gym, laundry, study area/library, computer room, bike storage, wheelchair access, laundry and air conditioning.

6. Student One Adelaide 

Student One Adelaide Street Address: 363 Adelaide St, Brisbane QLD 4000, Central Brisbane, Brisbane, 4000 Student One Adelaide Street offers accommodation to students. It consists of a range of room options including a twin studio, a room in shared apartment and a private studio. There is unlimited high Internet, communal lounges, on site gym, outdoor BBQ, shared kitchen, cinema, study area/library, laundry, on-site grocery and cafeteria.

7. 55 Sedgebrook Street

55 Sedgebrook Street Address: 55 Sedgebrook Street, Central Brisbane, Brisbane, 4000 This is a residence offering accommodation to students. It consists of private rooms with shared bathroom. There is on site laundry, a fan, a secure access, laundry and shared kitchen.

8. Scape South Bank

Scape South Bank Address: 149 Merivale Street, Central Brisbane, Brisbane, 4101 Scape South Bank offers accommodation to students in a convenient and safe environment. It consists of a shared five-bedroom apartment. There is a cinema room, onsite café, BBQ area, gym, fully equipped kitchenette, Wi-Fi, air conditioning, basketball court, card/coin operated laundry and a TV room.

9. UniLodge South Bank

UniLodge South Bank Address: 125 lchester Street, Brisbane, 4101 This is a residence offering accommodation to students. It consists of fully furnished studios and shared apartments. There are study spaces, Wi-Fi, secure access, CCTV, BBQ, card/coin operated laundry, shared kitchen, gym, bike storage and outdoor area.

10. 484 Upper Edward

484 Upper Edward Address: 484 Upper Edward, Central Brisbane, Brisbane, 4000 This is a facility offering accommodation to students looking for off campus accommodation. It consists of fully furnished self-contained units with private baths. There is a shared kitchen, secure access, study spaces as well as common areas.  

Here is your Move-in Day Packing list at Central Queensland University

1. Room Basics

Organized  bed
  • Clothes
  • Decorations
  • Beddings
  • Pillow cases
  • Mattress topper

2. Food and Snacks

food and utensils
  • Groceries
  • Candy
  • Fruits
  • Snacks
  • Soda
  • Energy bars

3. Tech & Entertainment

  • Cell phone
  • Chargers
  • Books
  • Card games
  • Laptop
  • Movies

4. School Supplies

School office supplies
  • Marker pens
  • highlighter
  • Binders
  • Pens\pencils
  • Sticky notes
  • Text books
  • Notebooks

5. Cleaning Up & Organizing

Cleaning Up and Organizing
  • Folders
  • Hampers
  • Flip flops
  • Towels
  • Clothing hangers
  • Lysol wipes

6. Campus Gears

Campus Gears
  • Backpack
  • Campus gear like sweatshirt
  • Walking shoes
  • Umbrella
  • Water bottle

7. Items you should ask first before bringing

  • Big pieces of furniture like sofas
  • Iron board
  • Amplifiers
  • BBQs
  • Halogen lamps
  • Pets
  • Candles


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