The Australian state of Queensland prides itself on being a supportive, friendly and welcoming place for students. Tens of thousands of international students call Queensland their second home. We want to ensure students are supported and have a safe and happy experience when they choose to live in Queensland. Through the Queensland Student Hub Network, students can access a range of support services including free resources and information, workshops and events, 24-hour phone support and access to student support officers. Students can currently talk to a student support officer over the phone via 0413 187 831.
When to call 1800QSTUDY
The 1800QSTUDY (1800 778 839) hotline is a phone service dedicated to helping international students. Some of the areas they can help you with include:
- Public transport and travel
- Health and wellbeing
If you need help with English, a translation service is available – just ask when you call 1800QSTUDY (1800 778 839).
1800QSTUDY (1800 778 839) is not an emergency service number. In an emergency, please dial Triple Zero (000) and ask for police, fire, or ambulance.
Find a physical hub
Cairns Student Hub
Located in the heart of Cairns city, the Cairns Student Hub provides a welcoming space for students to connect with fellow students, colleagues, and the wider student community.
Open Monday to Friday | 11am – 5pm
Phone: 0455 521 077
Location: 93/105 Lake St, Cairns City
Gold Coast Student Hub
The Gold Coast Student Hub is a study, support and networking space designed by students for students right in the heart of Southport.
Open Monday to Friday | 10am – 5pm
Phone: 07 5556 6100
Location: 43 Nerang Street, Southport Gold Coast
The Rainbow Hub is a free space in Brisbane and Cairns designed to support and empower international LGBTQI+ students and friends in Queensland.
For more information, please visit the Rainbow Student Hub Facebook Page.