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While taking classes at the University of Queensland, you’ll stay with a local Australian homestay. During your marine field activities, you’ll stay in field stations and tents with other UC students. Some field locations have more amenities than others but limited showers and sleeping bags are the norm.


Your homestay will be with a local Australian host in a residential area near the campus.


  • Private bedroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Off campus
  • Meal plan (all meals, including packed lunches)

Live with

  • Local residents


An average commute to class from most homestays in Brisbane can take up to 45 minutes by public transportation (bus).