Live, study and thrive on campus

Our Central Courtyard Accommodation is in the heart of the Wallumattagal Campus – next to the food precinct and near the Sport and Aquatic Centre.

A basketball court and a table tennis table beside the Central Courtyard accommodation, with seats and trees in the background.Enjoy the fun of communal living with a choice of:

  • twin rooms
  • four-bedroom apartments
  • six-bedroom apartments

Or have your own space with a:

  • private studio
  • one-bedroom apartment.

Why choose Central Courtyard

  • University-managed
  • 24/7 on-site security team
  • All-inclusive rent – no extra bills to pay
  • Free gym membership at Macquarie’s Sport & Aquatic Centre
  • Unlimited fast wi-fi
  • Support from the Residential Life team to help you settle in
  • Full Residential Life program
  • Convenient and close to lectures
  • Air conditioning and heating in all rooms
  • Private study spaces
  • Common rooms, game rooms and a TV room
  • Outdoor terrace areas with barbecues
  • Laundry facilities

The Central Courtyard Accommodation team, seven smiling people in polo shirts.Contact the Accommodation team first if you need assistance. They will either be able to help you, or put you in touch with someone who can.

Wellbeing and mental health

The Accommodation team are always on hand to listen, however sometimes an issue may require additional support or confidentiality.

In these situations, the University wellbeing team are here to help. They offer services and support in areas including:

  • mental health
  • counselling
  • personal safety
  • relationships
  • accessibility.

For more information on getting the support you need, or to raise a CARE report, visit the Wellbeing page.


If you encounter a maintenance problem in your apartment or room, report it as soon as it occurs.

  1. Submit a request on your student portal.
  2. The Accommodation team will check the issue, and try to fix it.
  3. If necessary, the Accommodation team will escalate the issue to the University’s specialised Maintenance team.

If it is an emergency, eg all your power is off, come to reception and we will be able to escalate the issue quickly.

Our Security team are on-site at the accommodation:

  • 5.30pm to 8am, Monday to Friday
  • all weekend.

They are located at the main reception area, and conduct regular patrols to ensure the building is secure.

They can:

  • assist if you get locked out of your room
  • escalate emergency maintenance issues
  • manage out of hours emergencies, as they are all first aid trained.

Learn more about security on campus.

Current availabilities

The following information is correct as of June 2024.

Learn more about Central Courtyard accommodation.