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As a student living in Hobart, you’ll have the chance to live right in the heart of the action. Apply for accommodation today.

In Hobart, artists of all kinds contribute to a diverse cultural landscape. You have the chance to live right in the heart of the action. You'll access affordable rent and a community of creative and curious minds.

Our 42 Melville Street and Hobart Apartments offer all the conveniences and attractions of city living. For those seeking a little more tranquility, Sandy Bay is an oasis of calm, less than 10 minutes from the city.

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Live in the heart of Hobart in our City Apartments.

At a glance

Hobart City

Site Hobart Apartments 42 Melville Street
Room style Studio Studio or Single
room in shared apartment
Weekly rate
(2021)
$273 (NRAS available) $282 - $307
Availability 446 rooms 113 Studio Apartments
309 Single rooms
Meals/ Dining Studio kitchen or communal kitchen Apartment kitchen
Lease length 50 - 52 weeks 52 weeks

Sandy Bay

Site Christ College John Fisher
College
University
Apartments
Room style Single
Twin
Flat (2 or more bedrooms)
Single
Flat
Single in 6
bedroom apartment
Weekly rate
(2021)
$239
$172
$246
$233
$246
$246
Availability 285 rooms 110 rooms 173 rooms
Meals/ Dining Communal kitchens or meals at Pepperz Communal kitchens or meals at Pepperz Apartment kitchen or meals at Pepperz
Lease length Year - 42 weeks
Semester - 21 weeks
Year - 42 weeks
Semester - 21 weeks
Year - 42 weeks
Semester - 21 weeks

Jane Franklin Hall is another accommodation option available for University of Tasmania students. Find out more at the Jane Franklin Hall website.

Quick facts & inclusions/exclusions

430 purpose-built studio apartments

These modern and private studio apartments are self-contained, with their own kitchen, bathroom and study space. They are located at the corner of Melville and Elizabeth streets, Hobart city, Tasmania.

Quick facts

Location: Hobart CBD, Tasmania

Lease term: minimum 50 week lease, up to 52 weeks

Rent: $273 per week from 2021

Bond: 4 weeks' rent to be paid to Service Tasmania

Availability: Available to domestic and international students who meet the eligibility requirements (NRAS)

Inclusions: Stovetop cooker, microwave/convection oven and fridge with freezer compartment; queen size bed with mattress and mattress protector; study area and chair.

As a resident, you’ll have access to communal spaces like laundries, social spaces and common rooms, as well as an on-site restaurant and resident-only computer labs.

Car parking is limited and we cannot guarantee a space, so please take this into consideration when applying for accommodation.

More information about inclusions and exclusions

Rent includes:

  • Power, heating, water and maintenance
  • Use of a range of shared facilities and equipment such as laundry, vacuum cleaners, and common areas.

You will need to bring:

  • Your own linen, bedding and towels
  • Your own cooking utensils
  • Groceries
  • Cleaning products and personal hygiene items, including toilet paper.

Internet access

Studio apartments are serviced with wired and wireless network access.

Access to University sites and networks is available free of charge and without restriction for students.

Quick facts

Location: 20 College Road, Sandy Bay Tasmania 7005

Rent: Single: $239 Twin: $172 Flat: $246

Room types: Single college room, single room in flat (limited) or single bed in twin room (limited)

Rent includes:

  • Power, heating, water and maintenance
  • Use of a range of shared facilities and equipment such as laundry, vacuum cleaners, communal kitchens and common areas.

You will need to provide:

  • Your own linen, bedding and towels
  • your own cooking utensils
  • Groceries
  • Cleaning products and personal hygiene items, including toilet paper.

Inclusions: Single size bed with mattress and mattress protector, fridge, study area and chair.

Christ College is located on the Sandy Bay campus, allowing you access to new and existing services, including laundry, social spaces, common rooms throughout the residences, meals at Pepperz Cafe Restaurant, and resident-only computer labs.

Quick facts

Location: 20 College Road, Sandy Bay Tasmania 7005

Rent: Single: $233 Flat: $246

Room types: Single college room

Rent includes:

  • Power, heating, water and maintenance.
  • Use of a range of shared facilities and equipment such as laundry, vacuum cleaners.
  • Communal kitchens and common areas.

You will need to provide:

  • Your own linen, bedding and towels
  • your own cooking utensils
  • Groceries
  • Cleaning products and personal hygiene items, including toilet paper.

Inclusions: Single size bed with mattress and mattress protector, fridge, study area and chair.

John Fisher College is located on the Sandy Bay campus, allowing residents access to new and existing services, including laundry, social spaces, common rooms throughout the residences, meals at Pepperz Cafe Restaurant, and resident-only computer labs..

Quick facts

Location: 20 College Road, Sandy Bay Tasmania 7005

Rent: Fees and Charges

Room types: Single room in 6-bedroom apartment

Rent includes:

  • Power, heating, water and maintenance.
  • Use of a range of shared facilities and equipment such as laundry, vacuum cleaners.
  • Communal kitchens and common areas.

You will need to provide:

  • Your own linen, bedding and towels
  • your own cooking utensils
  • Groceries
  • Cleaning products and personal hygiene items, including toilet paper.

Room Includes: Single size bed with mattress and mattress protector, study area and chair

Apartment Includes: 2 bathrooms, 2 study areas and a shared living, dining and kitchen area.

The University Apartments are located on the Sandy Bay campus, allowing residents access to new and existing services, including laundry, social spaces, common room throughout the residences, meals at Pepperz Cafe Restaurant, and resident-only computer labs..

42 Melville street has been specifically designed with community in mind. Although our residents have access to everything they need for independent living, everyone is encouraged to actively participate in our vibrant Student Community.

Quick facts

Location: 42 Melville Street, Hobart Tasmania 7000

Rent: Fees and Charges

Room types: Studio, single room in shared apartment

Rent includes:

  • Power, heating, water and maintenance.
  • Use of a range of shared facilities and equipment such as laundry, vacuum cleaners.

You will need to provide:

  • Your own linen, bedding and towels
  • Cleaning products and personal hygiene items, including toilet paper.

Studio Includes: Stovetop cooker, fridge, double bed with mattress and mattress protector, private bathroom, study area and chair.

Single room in shared apartment Includes: Two bathrooms, and a shared living, dining and kitchen area.

Internet access: 42 Melville Street is serviced with wireless network access.

interior layout of shared apartments at 42 Melville Street.

42 Melville Street - Shared Apartments

Contact us

Hobart

  • Hobart Apartments

Email: NRAS@accommodation.utas.edu.au
Phone: 1300 138 497 (Toll-free telephone - within Australia)
Location: 157 Elizabeth Street, Hobart, 7000

Sandy Bay

  • Christ College
  • John Fisher College
  • University Apartments
  • 42 Melville Street (Hobart)

Email: enquiries@accommodation.utas.edu.au
Phone: 1300 138 497 (Toll-free telephone - within Australia)
Location: 20 College Road, Sandy Bay, 7005
Postal Address: Private Bag 94, Hobart, 7001