UniLodge @ Shafston is close to Brisbane city centre and offers 170 shared and private studio apartments designed to meet the needs and budget of international students. You will stay either in a private studio or in a shared studio apartment with 2 or 3 beds. All apartments are equipped with a private bathroom and fully furnished kitchenette. Bedlinen and towels are provided and changed weekly during housekeeping after week 2.

19 Castlebar Street, Kangaroo Point , QLD
4169 Australia


  • Minimum stay is 2 weeks 
  • Minimum age requirement is 16 at time of arrival
  • Check-in time: 12 noon
  • Office hours are Monday to Friday: 8 am-5 pm, Saturday & Sunday: 10 am-12 Noon, Public holiday: closed
  • Credit card and photo ID must be provided at check in. Students must fill in a Credit Authority Form with the accommodation application if they do not have a credit card. 
  • Check-out before 10 am on day of departure. Late departures will incur a fee of $20 per hour.
  • Cancellations less than 14 days’ notice of the arrival date will be charged 2 weeks accommodation for the room type booked and a $60 Administration Fee.
  • Early check out will incur a cancellation charge equal to 2 weeks rent and a $60 administration fee.
  • A minimum of 14 days’ notice must be given before early check out.
  • Refunds incur an administration fee of $60. Refunds are subject to terms & conditions.
  • Room move requests must be made in writing and will be considered by the Manager and are not guaranteed and will come at a cost.
  • Room service and use of the gym are included.
  • A separate application form for the accommodation must be filled out and signed, indicating agreement to the terms and conditions
  • Exit cleaning fee: $50 AUD (incl GST)


  • Wi-Fi & cable Internet (students can either bring the cable themselves or buy it from the reception for $10.)
  • Gym
  • Kitchenette with refrigerator, microwave oven, cook top, kettle, toaster, and cooking and dining utensils
  • Coin-operated laundry
  • Canteen
  • Snack and drink vending machines
Unilodge Rates
Room Type 2-11 weeks
(per week)
12-23 weeks (per week) 24+ weeks
(per week)
Private room (river front)  $420 $390 $370
Private room (non-river front)  $400 $375 $350
Twin share room (river front)  $290 $255 $220
Twin share room (non-river front)  $280 $245 $210
Triple share room $210 $190 $180

*All prices are in Australian dollars and include GST. Rates are per person.