Room 1

Room 2

Family Birthday

Bedroom 1 south looking

Chase our hard wroking dog


Kitchen / Living

Bedroom 2 west looking

Raymond our first T'Shirt winner

Garry Raymond Wendie & Chase

Entry to quiet upstairs zone

Sophie at Lone Pine Sanctuary

A Brazilian Student Christmas 2013

Bedroom 2 North west looking

Bedroom 1 northwest looking

Chase "Dinner time"

Deposit $300
Minimum stay 8 weeks
Meals Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Internet Yes
Smoking No
Can pickup airport? Yes
House has pets? Yes
Available from 18 Feb 2019
Available to 15 Dec 2019
Guests Students, Travellers

If you're an easy going young university student stepping from home life out into adulthood this is for you.

(As of 18 Feb 2019 we have one room still available. Two other rooms shown are taken)

All our rooms are set up for study with air conditioning and full unlimited internet access.

We are a warm, family home with multicultural background with English/Cantonese speaking wife and great cook. We are situated across the river from University Of Queensland St Lucia Campus and also a bike or bus ride to Griffith South Bank, SBIT and QUT city Campus. We are a progressive married couple with one teenage daughter (18 years old ) We operate in the main as a family home but with a focus on student accommodation. It's like a student boarding house but run by your parents. It is ideal for younger students focused on study and getting out and seeing the country when not studying.

We have a very large two story home with 3 student bedrooms (first available date is listed in the summary). All three rooms are in the very quiet upstairs zone of our home. All are perfect for study with; desks, shelving, wireless internet, access to wireless printing and exclusive use of an upstairs bathroom. We are close to a bus stop for transport to the city and just a 14 minute bike ride to UQ St Lucia campus (We have guy's and girl's bikes, locks and helmets you can borrow on deposit). Morning lifts to the UQ bridge (5 minutes) which connects to the UQ St Lucia campus are available every school day and pick up when needed.

Please note: we do not strictly cater for any special dietary requirements whether personal choice eg 'Vegan' or religious eg 'Halal'.

We have full references from previous Homestay guests on request.

"I recommend this Homestay to anyone that wants an Aussie stay, especially students like my friends and I!"
Sophie. China.

"I have mentioned your family so many times to my parents and friends since I came back. My parents want to say thank you, and welcome you to visit China :)"
Yiqing. China

"As a student from the UK, I had the pleasure of staying with Garry and Wendie from February to June 2016. They were both very welcoming and within a couple of weeks it already felt like a second home to me. Wendie is great in the Kitchen and Garry on the BBQ. With a superb location beside the University and City as well as an amazing family, I would highly recommend this location to anyone"
Matt. UK


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