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Scape Quay, Sydney
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Scape Quay, Sydney

Quay St, Haymarket, 2000, Australia
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About the Property

Scape Quay is one of the best student accommodations in Sydney, offering a wide range of stylish and comfortable shared apartments to suit all student budgets with modern finishes. The University of Technology is just 3 minute's drive, and SAE Institute is also just a 2-minute drive away!

The very well-known cosmopolitan city of Australia, Sydney is absolutely gorgeous, vibrant and a much-favoured destination for students and tourists alike with its prestigious colleges like the University of Sydney and the landmarks like Sydney Opera House, which is also designated as a UNESCO world heritage site! Home to a large population, rich history, and vivid culture coupled with gorgeous beaches while being the economic hub of the country is enough to let one figure out how amazing and important the city of Sydney is. Of course, rich history means a large number of museums, and you can have your share of informative experiences or just simply check out some of the many iconic landmarks of the city, like the Harbour Bridge, offering beautiful views of the harbour and city skyline. Cool down at Bondi beach, popular for swimming and surfing or check out the multiple galleries and theatres displaying talents both internationally and locally. If you wish for a more peaceful time, you can check out the Royal Botanic Garden, with more than 7000 plus plant species! Being such a dynamic city, Sydney has something for everyone, and no matter where you go, you will always be catered for and impressed, as it is the city to live, work, grow and have fun in!


Providing a lavish and comfortable student living experience is what Scape Quay Sydney prides itself on. Offering a range of studios and shared apartments designed for optimal student living, the rooms come fully furnished and are ready to move in! The rooms come equipped with a super comfortable double bed, a large study desk for focused study, a modern and modular kitchenette to bring forth your master chef, and plenty of storage space to keep your room organized, you also get a TV in each room, which means that you could catch some shows with your room mates This property is not only large, but it is also ideal for university students.

Offering various other amenities is just an additional benefit, like super fast WiFi. Scape Quay offers a range of events and a community for you to be a part of. With an accommodating and helpful staff in addition to the amazing amenities that are included in the bills, the 24-hour assistance ensures that you have a comfortable student life. Your stay will be safe and secure thanks to security services and CCTV at Scape Quay.

Location and What's Hot?

Connecting you to your studies is a priority at Scape Quay, and you are located close to all the major universities in Sydney. The TAFE NSW (Ultimo College) is located just an 8-minute walk away, while SAE Institute is even closer at a 6-minute walk. The University of Notre Dame is a 12-minute walk or a 6-minute drive, and Southern Cross University is an 11-minute walk away. La Trobe University is a bit further, at a 14-minute walk. With such convenience, you will always be connected to your studies yet be able to get back home for a relaxing time! All is possible at Scape Quay.

Scape Quay is located rather conveniently for you to experience the city in all its glory. You will find many restaurants and bars in this popular area, not very far from the student accommodation, including It's Time for Thai, Spice I Am and Metro Aspire Hotel Sydney. On weekends, students can visit shopping malls like Market City or the popular Chinatown- Sydney Night Market. You can also find popular tourist spots and museums located nearby, such as the Powerhouse Museum. Of course, there are a lot of other things to do in Sydney, with numerous cafes, green spaces and events taking place. Be sure to tune into them at Scape Quay and explore city life to the fullest with this ideal student accommodation!


Scape Quay’s convenient location means you are always well-connected to the city’s transportation system. You can catch a bus from Central Station, Railway Square, Stand J Bus Stop, which are just a short 4-minute walk away and can visit nearby areas like Old Trafford or catch a bus from Haymarket Stop, Rawson PI, which is only a short walk away from this Scape student accommodation Sydney. Cabs and Taxi Service is also present nearby Scape Quay Street to help you get around point locations with ease. Easy to figure out why Scape Quay Sydney student accommodation is the place to be!

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Cancellation Policies (3)

  • Cooling Off Period
    This property does not offer cooling-off period.
  • No Visa No Pay
    This property allows cancellation due to visa rejection.
  • No Place No Pay
    This property allows cancellation if admission is not secured.

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  • Booking Deposit
    This property requires booking deposit.
  • Security Deposit
    This property requires security deposit.
  • Payment Instalment Plan
    This property offers flexible instalment plan.

Frequently Asked Questions

What’s included at PMG?

All your utilities including electricity, water and heating, plus unlimited broadband internet are included with your rent. There are no additional bills to worry about. You’ll also enjoy access to our common spaces, plus, a packed calendar bursting with exclusive events, mentorship programs, and internship opportunities where you can experience other cultures and make friends at the same time.

Do I need to be a student to live at PMG?

Yes, Management’s student accommodation is purpose built for students and a confirmation of enrolment is required to secure your room.

How close is PMG to university?

PMG is conveniently located near a range of universities and campuses in Sydney and easily accessible by public transport so you can easily get to class without having to worry about traffic or parking. · University of Technology Sydney (UTS) is just a 3-minute walk to the Haymarket campus, a 6-minute walk to the central building, or a 3-minute walk to the UTS Business School · The University of Sydney is a 7-minute bus ride plus a 2-minute walk · For those attending Taylors College, the campus is accessible by a 3-minute train trip from Central to Green Square plus a 10-minute walk at each end · The University of New South Wales (UNSW) is easily accessible by the light rail. It’s a 4-minute walk to the Haymarket stop and a 16-minute journey to the UNSW Anzac Parade stop. · It’s a quick 7-minute walk for those who are studying at TAFE Ultimo

Where’s the nearest public transport to PMG?

PMG is a great place to live if you want to be close public transport in Sydney. There are a few light rail stops nearby just a 4-5 minute walk away. The light rail runs frequently to several parts of the city, making it easy to get to class, work, or explore the city. It’s a short 3-minute walk to the Paddy’s Market stop which is on the L1 line and can take you to Central Station in one direction or to the inner west, through Pyrmont and Glebe. A 4-minute walk will get you to the Haymarket stop on the L2/L3 line which can take you through the CBD to Circular Quay in one direction, or to Surry Hills, UNSW and Randwick in the other! It’s a very short 4-minute walk to Central Station, which is Sydney’s largest train station with lines that can take you all over Sydney and beyond. It provides easy access to other train stations in the CBD, as well as places like Bondi Junction, the North Shore or even the Blue Mountains. You can view the full Sydney rail network map here. The closest bus stop within walking distance of PMG is 3-minute away and will put you on the 412 route taking you through the CBD to Martin Place. You can also access the 501 route nearby which travels through Pyrmont, Drummoyne and out to Parramatta.

What shops are close to PMG?

If you’re looking for a big-name store or a local gem, you’re sure to find it all within a short walk or light rail ride of PMG. A one-stop shop for all your shopping, dining, and entertainment needs, Broadway Shopping Centre is a 14-minute walk away and is home to 150 stores. It also has several restaurants, large food court, as well as a Hoyts cinema complex. Westfield Sydney is an upscale shopping centre in the heart of the CBD. It is an 17-minute walk from PMG or 11 minutes on the light rail. You will find over 280 stores, including fashion, homewares, specialty boutiques and large department stores like Myer and David Jones. You are also on the doorstep of Haymarket, Chinatown and Surry Hills which all boast a wide range of restaurants, bars and shops. The area is especially known for restaurants including Cantonese eateries, sushi bars, and Korean BBQ.

How often do I pay my rent?

The easiest way to pay your rent is through our fortnightly direct debit system. They also have full upfront payment options. If you wish to pay the full rent amount in one lump sum, you can do this with a credit or debit card at Reception or by bank transfer. International transfers or credit card payments may result in a surcharge from your bank.

What is a Bond? And how do I pay it?

The bond is a security deposit registered with the appropriate state-based authority and covers any damage you may cause to the room. Don’t worry, this excludes normal wear and tear. You will receive an email 10 days before your contract start date asking you to pay a security deposit through the Resident Portal. It is refundable at the end of your stay with us if there are no damages, your room is left clean and there is no outstanding rent. You will receive an email when your bond is ready to be returned. Release of your bond from the state-based authority will either be transferred into an Australian bank account of your choice which is the preferred method, or you can arrange for a cheque to be sent to you.

When do I sign my contract?

Would you like an express check-in? If you complete your pre-arrival process before arrival your check-in will only take 10 minutes. If you haven’t completed your pre-arrival process, your check-in could take up to 30 minutes.

What do I need to do to complete an express check in?

Your contract will be available 8 weeks prior to your contract start date via our Resident Portal. Once logged in to the portal, you will be able to review and sign your contract prior to arriving at Management. Make sure to give yourself enough time to read the contract carefully before signing. Once completed, they’ll send you a copy of the final signed contract via email for your records. You’ll also need to upload your Confirmation of Enrolment and Photo ID, plus complete your emergency contact and rent payment information.

Do I need to bring my own bedspread, quilt and pillow?

Yes. However, to make life easier, these items may be purchased on our website when booking your room, or via our Resident Portal, and can be ready for you on check-in. They can also be purchased from Reception, subject to availability. Get settled early and purchase your bedding pack to guarantee availability.

How do I buy linen and kitchen supplies in advance?

You can log in to our Resident Portal to buy kitchen and bedding before arriving at Management. Alternatively, you can email the property directly.

Does PMG have an airport transfer service?

Yes! To arrange a pick-up service from the airport directly to PMG, please visit our Airport Transfer page and complete the form at least 72 hours before your scheduled arrival at the airport. Contact your Management location for pricing. Alternatively, all major Australian airports have taxi ranks and dedicated pick-up areas for ride-sharing services including Didi and Uber that will take you to any of our buildings. There are also public transport options available.

What time is check-in at PMG?

PMG will welcome you at any time of day or night.  To assist with a smooth arrival, they ask residents who plan to arrive outside normal business hours (9.00 to 18.00) to inform us by email at least 72 hours in advance. This way they can make sure a Management team member is available to greet you. If you arrive outside of normal business hours, you’ll find contact information at the entrance of the building. Your calls will be answered by a friendly team member who will help you check-in.

What goes on in the communal spaces?

PMG features a range of communal spaces available to all residents where you can rest and relax or socialise with friends. These include a gaming lounge, outdoor courtyard, BBQ area, social lounge, private cinema and 24/7 gym. They’ll host resident events in these spaces from time to time, but they can also be booked in advance if you’d like them all to yourself!

Can friends visit?

Of course! This is your home. If you would like to have a guest stay overnight, that is fine too, but you’ll need to be over 18. Unfortunately, overnight guests aren’t permitted in twin or Under18 rooms. There are also a few rules around guests in the property which staff would be happy to brief you on. You will need to register your guest at Reception, so they know who is in the building for security reasons.

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1. Food and Groceries: 60AU$ - 110AU$ per month

2. Transportation/Conveyance: 100AU$ - 250AU$ per month

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4. Electricity/Gas: 140AU$ - 200AU$ per month

5. Clothing: 150AU$ - 450AU$ per month

6. Inexpensive Restaurant: 17AU$ per meal

7. Mid-range Restaurant: 100AU$ per meal

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1. Bus: Buses are a popular mode of transport, covering the entire city and its outskirts. The cost of a single adult bus ticket is around £3.20 for 3km. You can take the Martin Place Station bus stop, Pitt St opp Barlow St bus stop, and Parramatta Rd opp University of Sydney Ross St Gate bus stop.

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