You will find below a list of accommodations close to the University of New South Wales.
183 Coogee Bay Road Coogee NSW 2034
Phone: +61 2 9578 6000
9 Vicar Street Coogee NSW 2034
Phone: +61 2 9315 6055
161-167 Dolphin Street Coogee Beach NSW 2034
Phone: +61 2 9315 6055
242 Arden Street Coogee NSW 2034
Reservations: 1800 000 867
Phone: +61 2 9315 7600 (direct) OR 1800 593 932
234 Arden Street Coogee NSW 2034
Phone: +61 2 9665 5538
65-71 Belmore Road Randwick NSW 2031
Phone: 1300 964 821
136-138 Alison Road Randwick NSW 2031
Telephone: 61 (2) 9399 3883
235 Avoca Street Randwick NSW 2031
Telephone: 61 (2) 9399 7779
34 The Avenue Randwick NSW 2031
Telephone: (61 2) 9399 9388
The following additional sites might also be helpful for short-term accommodation: (Some suburbs close to UNSW Kensington Campus are Randwick, Kingsford, Kensington, Coogee, Maroubra, Pagewood).
Travelling to Sydney
The Sydney International and Domestic Airport is located 9km from the University of New South Wales. Information about travelling to Sydney by air can be found below:
Information Regarding Travel and Visas for Australia
All visitors to Australia must have a valid visa to travel to and enter Australia. Please visit the Australian Government Department of Home Affairs https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/ for more details.
To protect Australia's unique environment you are not permitted to bring in food or plants without declaration. All fresh foods are banned - please take note of the information provided by your airline. For more information, please visit https://www.abf.gov.au/
Consulates in Sydney
Although embassies are in Canberra, information on consulates in Sydney can be accessed at https://www.embassypages.com/city/sydney
Australia's standard electricity supply is 230 volts AC with a frequency of 50 hertz (230V/50Hz). Australia uses Plug Type 1, with 3 flat pins (one earth pin). It is recommended you get an adaptor for any appliances brought into the country.
Getting to the venue
UNSW Sydney's main campus is in Kensington. It is located in the eastern suburbs and is easily accessible by public and private transport.
From the Airport
Kingsford-Smith Airport at Mascot is Sydney's international and domestic gateway. It is served by major international carriers and all main domestic carriers. The airport is located about 10km from the Kensington Campus. A taxi from the airport will cost about AU$45 - $55 and should take approximately 15-20 minutes.
Travelling by bus, train or the light rail (L2 Randwick Line or L3 Kingsford Line)
Comprehensive public transport information can be found via: http://www.transportnsw.info/
Taxis or Uber
If travelling by uber or taxi, the best entry to campus for UNSW Business School building E12 is via Gate 2, High Street, Kensington.
- On entry “Campus Security” is located on the left. Please drive past and advise the driver to turn left into Third Avenue.
- Travel approx. 100 meters and take the first right into College Road.
- The white six-storey building ahead on the left is UNSW Business School building.
Parking at UNSW
Please click here for information on parking at UNSW.
The map of the campus can be found here: UNSW Kensington Campus Map
The map of the campus of accessible parking and toilets can be found here: UNSW Kensington Accessibility Map
Things to do in Sydney
Here are some iconic activities that will allow you to make the most of your time in the spectacular city of Sydney.
Coogee to Bondi Walk - Link
The Coogee to Bondi walk features stunning views, beaches, parks, cliffs, bays and rock pools. The walk isn’t difficult but there are some steep gradient paths and several staircases along the track. The length of the walk is about 6km one way and should take you about 2 hours at a leisurely pace. Remember to wear good walking shoes and warm clothing.
Sydney Opera House Tour and Tasting Plate (2hrs) - Link
Go on a delicious journey, combining the Sydney Opera House tour with a gourmet three-tier Tasting Plate from Opera Kitchen.
Art Gallery of New South Wales Tour (1hr) - Link
You can choose from a range of free public tours, led by our trained volunteer guides. There’s no need to book. Just meet at the information desk near the Gallery entrance.
Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb (3.5hrs) - Link
Bridge Climb equips you to scale to the summit of the world-renowned Sydney Harbour Bridge.
The Rocks Walking Tour (1.5hrs) - Link
Take a guided tour of one of Sydney’s most historic and interesting districts. The Rocks Walking Tours offers the ‘original’ guided walking tour of The Rocks!