Explorer Village

Our villages allow you to live in a tight-knit community, with a large communal kitchen and dedicated study spaces.

Suitable for...

  • Full-time residency
  • Intensive school
  • Short stay
  • Postgrad

Suitable for:

Postgrad students Only Postgraduate students can book this room.
Full-time residency You can live in this room full-time for one session or more.
Intensive schools You can book this room for your Intensive School period.
Short stay You can book this room like a motel and stay for a shorter period of time.

Not suitable for:

Undergrad students Only postgrad students can book this room.
Group booking Group bookings are not available for this room.


Private kitchen
Wifi connection
Private ensuite bathroom
Security on call
Double bed
Laundry shared with residential community
Heating / Cooling
Bar fridge in room
No noise zone

Fully self-contained apartment with heating and cooling, a kitchenette and full bathroom facilities. Suitable for postgraduate and mature-age students.

How much will this room cost?

Calculate your room fees if you want to live on campus.


Your room costs

Here’s what this room will cost to stay as a full-time resident, or per night for a intensive or temporary stay.

Full time resident accommodation packages

Your 36 week package includes accommodation for sessions 1 and 2, and the breaks. You'll need to pack up and vacate your room for session 3.

Weekly cost: $323
Total Sessions 1 & 2 (36 weeks): $11628

The 52 week package includes accommodation from November 2022 till November 2023, including all the break periods. The 52 week package is only available for returning students.

Weekly cost: $275
Sessions 1, 2 & 3 (52 weeks): $14300

Session 2 only

Your 17 week package includes accommodation for sessions 2 and the breaks. You'll need to pack up and vacate your room for session 3.

Weekly cost: $323
Total Sessions 2 only (17 weeks): $5491

Intensive School stays

Rooms are subject to availability.

Per night: $122

Temporary stays

If you are not a Charles Sturt student, the prices below are subject to 10% GST.

Per night: $122
Weekly cost (minimum 3 weeks): $441


This self-catered room gives you the flexibility to cook your own meals and choose when you want to eat.

The campus is located close to local supermarkets and cafes.


Lastly, add on any additional fees

There are no additional fees for intensive schools or temporary accommodation bookings.

These fees are non-refundable and must be paid when accepting your offer.

Full time resident (Session 1 & 2)

Orientation Tariff*: $200
Acceptance Fee**: $200

Session 2 only

Orientation Tariff*: $130
Acceptance Fee**: $200

* compulsory for all first year students (non-refundable)
** this fee is non-refundable

This fee applies if you are a student currently living on campus or you have lived on campus previously but are not in your first year of study.

Acceptance Fee*: $50

* this fee is non-refundable.

Application dates

3 Apr 2023
14 Aug 2023
17 Sep 2023
18 Sep 2023