Back to Top
Newcastle harbour at night

​We can assist you to find suitable accommodation.
 
Our 
Accommodation Guide will help you find a place of your own across the Newcastle, Hunter and Central Coast regions. 

TAFE NSW Newcastle is located directly opposite Newcastle Student Accommodation (NewSA). NewSA has a range of benefits available to you as an international student, and is modern, secure and reasonably priced.
 
Newcastle is easily accessible by air, rail, boat, interstate and local coach services. The city offers a range of local public transport services, as well as cycleways and walking tracks​.
 
Living in Newcastle is cheaper than Sydney, so your accommodation will on average be between $140 - $430 person/per week depending on the property and location.

 

​Newcastle and surrounding areas - Average Price ​Sydney and surrounding areas - Average Price

​1 Bedroom in shared accommodation = $140 ​1 Bedroom in shared accommodation = $240
1 Bedroom house/unit/townhouse = $300 ​1 Bedroom house/unit/townhouse = $520
​2 Bedroom house = $330 ​​2 Bedroom house = $590
​3 Bedroom house = $430 ​3 Bedroom house = $700

 
The cost of living will depend on your individual lifestyle, however it is estimated that living expenses for a single international student are approximately AU$18,610 per year for essentials such as: accommodation, food, clothing, transport, textbooks and excursions expenses.
 
Find out more by visiting www.studyinaustralia.gov.au/en/Study-Costs/Living