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Journal Central offers even more amazing and huge social spaces. Theres always somewhere for residents to study, hang out with friends or enjoy downtime by themselves. From the library to cinema and games rooms, through to the beautiful landscape gardens and terraces, Central stands out from ordinary student accommodation. 

Whether youre walking to uni, catching a tram to explore the other suburbs, or just spending time with friends at local parks and cafes, when you live at Journal Central youre close to everything.

Community Amenities

Bike Share & Storage
Study places
Fitness Studio
Rooftop Terraces
Facility App
On-site Cafe
Smart Laundy
Outdoor Courtyard
Onsite Staff
Central Location
Secure Building
Walk to Uni
Common Spaces
Community Life Program
Communal Cooking
Floor Lounges
Convenience Store
Sky Lounge

Apartment Amenities

Configurations

Twin Share StudioAU$349 - AU$374/week
Offers1
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1
Area32 sqm
Shared Bathroom
Entire Place
Shared Room
Shared Kitchen

Room Amenities

High-Speed Unlimited Wifi
King Single Bed
Individually Controlled Air Conditioning & Heating
USB Charging Station
Large Ensuite
SMART Flatscreen TV
Desk, Pinboard, Storage & Chair
Built-in Under Bed Storage
Wardrobe
Dining Table & Chairs
Bluetooth Secure Access
Large Openable window
Full-Size Fridge Freezer
Two-Burner Cooktop With Exhaust Fan
Convection Oven
Privacy Screen

The Twin-Share Studio features comfortable king single beds, separated by a nifty privacy curtain. It also includes a stylish kitchen, complete with modern appliances and a dining table and chairs.


High-speed wireless internet and study areas with pin boards will help you stay organised, while a smart flat screen TV will help you unwind at the end of the day. Heating and air-conditioning will ensure comfort all year-round.

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Duration:25 week
AU$374/week
Duration:51 week
AU$349/week
Four Bed EnsuiteAU$439 - AU$464/week/person
Offers1
Area14 sqm
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Room Amenities

High-Speed Unlimited Wifi
Air Conditioning & Heating
Window Seat
Large Fridge Freezer
SMART Flatscreen TV
Bluetooth Secure Access
Plenty of Storage
Oven
Dining Table & Chairs
Four-Burner Cooktop with Exhaust Fan
Lounge Area
Double Bed
Bluetooth Secure Access
Large Openable Window
Desk, Pinboard, Storage & Chair
Individually Controlled Air Conditioning & Heating

The Four-Bedroom Ensuite Apartment is great for socialising, as well as offering privacy with your own bedroom and bathroom.

The apartment includes a light-filled spacious lounge area, window seat, dining table and chairs. Cook a meal together in your stylish kitchen which includes a dishwasher and large fridge and enjoy games and movies on your big screen TV.

When its time to wind down, your own bedroom has a private ensuite, study area and comfy bed. Plus, theres air conditioning, heating and high-speed internet throughout the apartment.

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Duration:25 week
AU$464/week
Duration:52 week
AU$439/week
Three Bed EnsuiteAU$449 - AU$484/week/person
Offers1
Bedrooms3
Bathrooms3
Area14 sqm
Private Room
Private Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Room Amenities

High-Speed Unlimited Wifi
Air Conditioning & Heating
Large Fridge Freezer
SMART Flatscreen TV
Bluetooth Secure Access
Plenty of Storage
Oven
Dining Table & Chairs
Four-Burner Cooktop with Exhaust Fan
Lounge Area
Microwave
Full-Size Dishwasher
Kitchen Appliances
Double Bed
Bluetooth Secure Access
Large Openable window
Desk, Pinboard, Storage & Chair
Individually Controlled Air Conditioning & Heating
Private Ensuite
USB Charging Station
Built-in Under Bed Storage
High-Speed Unlimited Wifi
Wardrobe

The Three-Bedroom Ensuite Apartment is perfect for socialising, as well as offering privacy with your own bedroom and bathroom.

The apartment includes a generous light-filled lounge area, window seat, dining table and chairs. Cook a meal together in your stylish kitchen which includes a dishwasher and large fridge, or enjoy games and movies on your big screen TV.

When its time to wind down, your own bedroom has a private ensuite, study area and comfy bed. Plus, theres air conditioning, heating and high-speed internet throughout the apartment

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Duration:25 week
AU$484/week
Duration:25 week
AU$474/week
Duration:52 week
AU$459/week
Duration:52 week
AU$449/week
Two-Bed ApartmentAU$469 - AU$479/week/person
Offers1
Bedrooms2
Bathrooms1
Area9 sqm
Private Room
Shared Bathroom
Shared Kitchen

Room Amenities

High-Speed Unlimited Wifi
Air Conditioning & Heating
Large Fridge Freezer
SMART Flatscreen TV
Bluetooth Secure Access
Plenty of Storage
Convection Oven
Dining Tables & Chairs
Large Shared Bathroom
Burner Cooktop with Exhaust Fan
Lounge Area
Kitchen Appliances
Double Bed
Bluetooth Secure Access
Large Openable Window
Desk, Pinboard, Storage & Chair
Individually Controlled Air Conditioning & Heating
USB Charging Station
Built-in Under Bed Storage
High-Speed Unlimited Wifi
Wardrobe

The Two-Bedroom Apartment is perfect for sharing with a friend, as well as offering privacy with your own bedroom and study space.

The apartment includes a generous light-filled lounge area dining table and chairs. Cook a meal together in your stylish kitchen which includes loads of storage or enjoy games and movies on your big screen TV.

When its time to wind down, your own bedroom has a study area and big double bed. Plus, theres air conditioning, heating and high-speed internet in your own room as well as the apartment.

The stylish bathroom is designed for sharing, with generous storage for both residents.

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Duration:25 week
AU$469/week
Duration:25 week
AU$479/week
Square StudioAU$489 - AU$524/week/person
Offers1
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1
Area16 sqm
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

Room Amenities

High-Speed Unlimited Wifi
Double Bed
Individually Controlled Air Conditioning & Heating
USB Charging Station
Private Ensuite
SMART Flatscreen TV
Desk, Pinboard, Storage & Chair
Built-in Under Bed Storage
Wardrobe
Dining Nook & Stool
Bluetooth Secure Access
Large Openable Window
Full Size Fridge Freezer
Two-Burner Cooktop With Exhaust Fan
Convection Oven
Kitchen Appliances

The private, self-contained Square Studio features a comfy double bed, stylish kitchen with modern appliances and an ensuite bathroom.

Unlimited wireless internet and a dedicated study desk with bookshelf, complete with a pin board, will keep you organised, while a smart flat screen TV will help you wind down at the end of the day.

Keep your space tidy with a wardrobe and under bed storage. Plus, theres individually controlled heating and air-conditioning for year-round comfort.

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Duration:25 week
AU$524/week
Duration:25 week
AU$514/week
Duration:52 week
AU$499/week
Duration:52 week
AU$489/week
Medium StudioAU$509 - AU$544/week/person
Offers1
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1
Area18 sqm
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

Room Amenities

High-Speed Unlimited Wifi
Double bed
Individually Controlled Air Conditioning & Heating
USB Charging Station
Private Ensuite
SMART Flatscreen TV
Desk, Pinboard, Storage & Chair
Built-in Under Bed Storage
Wardrobe
Dining Nook & Stool
Bluetooth Secure Access
Large Openable Window
Large Fridge Freezer
Two-Burner Cooktop With Exhaust Fan
Convection Oven
Kitchen Appliances

The Medium Studio gives you more room and features a comfy double bed, a stylish kitchen complete with modern appliances and an ensuite bathroom.

Unlimited wireless internet and a dedicated study desk with bookshelf, complete with a pin board, will keep you organised, while a smart flat screen TV will help you relax.

Keep your space tidy with a wardrobe and under bed storage. Plus, theres individually controlled heating and air-conditioning for year-round comfort.

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Duration:25 week
AU$544/week
Duration:25 week
AU$534/week
Duration:52 week
AU$519/week
Duration:52 week
AU$509/week
Large StudioAU$549 - AU$594/week/person
Offers1
Bedrooms1
Bathrooms1
Area24 sqm
Private Bathroom
Entire Place
Private Kitchen

Room Amenities

High-Speed Unlimited Wifi
Double Bed
Individually Controlled Air Conditioning & Heating
USB Charging Station
Large Private Ensuite
SMART Flatscreen TV
Desk, Pinboard, Storage & Chair
Built-in Under Bed Storage
Wardrobe
Dining Table & Chairs
Bluetooth Secure Access
Large Openable Window
Full-Size Fridge Freezer
Two-Burner Cooktop With Exhaust Fan
Convection Oven
Kitchen Appliances

The Large Studio offers even more room to spread out. Enjoy a comfy double bed, stylish kitchen with modern appliances and a large ensuite bathroom.

Unlimited wireless internet and a dedicated study area will keep you organised, while a smart flat screen TV will help you relax.

Enjoy a dining table and chairs and keep your space tidy with a wardrobe and under bed storage. Plus, theres individually controlled heating and air-conditioning for year-round comfort.

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Duration:25 week
AU$594/week
Duration:25 week
AU$574/week
Duration:52 week
AU$569/week
Duration:52 week
AU$549/week

Booking Details

Cancellation Policy:-


Holding deposits are non-refundable (other than where you qualify for our First Year Student cancellation policy).If a cancellation request is received after your tenancy agreement has been accepted (other than where you qualify for our First Year Student cancellation policy) you will be responsible for rent until a replacement tenant has been found.


Can I leave early and get the remainder of my rent back?

You are committed under the residential tenancy agreement to pay the full rent. they cannot refund your rent until you have found someone to replace your tenancy.

Cancellation Requests All cancellation requests should be sent Via Email


Refund ProcessJournal will process refunds due within 28 days of receipt of a valid cancellation request.Please note that due to bonds being lodged with the Residential Tenancies Bond Authority (Victoria), the time taken to receive your bond refund is not determined by Journal Journal understands that life is sometimes uncertain and things dont always go as planned.Our first year students cancellation policy provides you with the flexibility to plan ahead but also to ensure that you are not financially out of pocket if things turn out differently


No Visa If, before or within 14 days of commencement of your tenancy agreement:

  • you are refused a visa to study in Australia by the Department of Home Affairs (DHA); and
  • within 72 hours of receiving a DHA  refusal you provide a written cancellation request to Journal enclosing the DHA refusal,

you can cancel your tenancy agreement without penalty and any unused portion of the rent will be refunded.


No University Offer

If, before or within 14 days of commencement of your tenancy agreement:

  • you receive confirmation that you have not been accepted to study at a university in Melbourne; and
  • within 72 hours of receiving a university non-acceptance you provide a written cancellation request to Journal enclosing the university non-acceptance,you can cancel your tenancy agreement without penalty and any unused portion of the rent will be refunded.

Covid-19 Cancellation Policy:-


COVID Risk-free booking


Journal understands that these are uncertain times so theyve introduced flexible arrangements for bookings, to give you the peace of mind you need to book now without any risk.


Deferral


For bookings made up until 28 February 2021 which begin in Semester 1 2021, Journal will defer your booking to Semester 2 2021 on the same terms of the original booking including room type and the weekly rent.To be eligible, you will need to provide Journal with the following before your Semester 1 2021 contract commences:

  • A copy of your deferral of enrolment from your academic institution within 48 hours of receiving such notification

Cancellation 

For bookings made up until 28 February 2021 which begin in Semester 1 2021, Journal will provide full cancellation refunds (excluding credit card surcharges and bank transfer fees) in the event your booking needs to be cancelled due to travel or study restrictions or ill health associated with COVID-19.You will need to provide Journal with at least one of the below upon requesting a cancellation:-Evidence that your travel is impacted by travel restrictions imposed on your country of departure by the Australian Government.-A copy of your cancellation of enrolment from your academic institution within 48 hours of receiving such notification.-A copy of your medical certificate of ill health associated with COVID-19 within 48 hours of receiving such notification. 

Payment Details

Payment Info:-

Amount to Secure a room is 2 weeks Rent.


Mode of payment:-

Visa , MasterCard

Frequently Asked Questions

Could one applicant apply one bed of Twin-Share Studio?

Sure, but applicants need to over 18 years old.

Are you a provider of all university for U18 students?

Monash College and Trinity College are confirmed. Other applicants need to provide ECOE and CAAW (Confirmation of Appropriate Accommodation and Welfare (CAAW) letter) from University.

How is the gender in 4/6 Bed Ensuite?

Tenants could apply to same-sex or mix gender apartment.

Do Twin Share Studio and Large Studio have gender requirement?

Yes, but tenants need to over 18-year old.

Do you accept bank transfer?

Currently, for first payment, we prefer Credit cards

(VISA & AMEX)

Do I know the number and level of my room?

No. they will try meet your requirement if available.

What is Cancellation Policy?

14 days before commencement  Full refund if tenant applies to No VISA or No University Offer situation. Otherwise, holding deposits are non-refundable. Tenants will be responsible for rent until a replacement tenant has been found.

Do you mix gender tenants in Twin Share Studio?

No.

Is it a gas cooktop or an electric one?

It is an electric cooktop.

Is it possible for all electronic devices to connect the internet at the same time by logging on one account?

Yes. We offer unlimited Internet usage and High-speed Wifi.

What is the opening hours for Laundry and entertaining facilities?

24 hours. Tenants could see the available time from App, and book a slot online.

What is the cost of laundry?

$4 for washing machine; $4 for dryer.

What do tenants need to prepare before arrival?

A Checklist and Phone APP will be provided via website prior to students arrival.

What is the cost of activities on Journal Life calendar?

 Free. 

What is the price of kitchen pack and bedding pack?

Kitchen Pack : $99

Linen Pack+Bathroom:

King Single: $139

Double: $159

Whole Kit:

Kitchen + Linen + Bathroom + Dinnerware

King Single: $249

Double: $275

Do you provide storage options with Journal?

Storage option available for students from November. A few suitcases only.

Where can I hang washed clothes?

Every bathroom has a retractable clothes line for hanging washing. Of course, there are driers in the laundry.