Cairns Student Lodge
Our Facilities

Conference room

Cairns Student Lodge versatile conference room is ideal for conferences, meetings, training events, trade events, real estate auctions, weddings, or birthdays. The space can facilitate 80 people theatre style, 60 people banquet style, or 38 people classroom style. The room is fully air-conditioned and has wheelchair access, with an outdoor space available for breaks, and free parking.

Other availabilities include:

  • Full or half day hire
  • Data projector and screen
  • Whiteboards and a microphone
  • Full or part catering
  • Tea, coffee, and water, and
  • Accommodation packages on request.

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To discuss your needs for the conference room and to book, please contact Cairns Student Lodge on +61 (7) 4057 1111 or +61 478 078 456, or by email at email/info)(

Dining Hall

Cairns Student Lodge’s dining hall is where your breakfast, lunch, and dinner are served. The dining hall has communal tables so that you can share a meal with your new Cairns Student Lodge friends. You can also choose to pack your lunch at breakfast and take it with you, so you don’t have to return during the day. All the meals at Cairns Student Lodgeare nutritionally balanced and have been evaluated by a nutritionist.

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DIY Kitchens

Cairns Student Lodge’s two do-it-yourself kitchens are open 24 hours per day. You can use the kitchens to test your cooking skills or to make a favourite dish. Each kitchen contains two electric ovens, two gas hobs, a dishwasher, water cooler, sandwich press, rice cooker, toasters, and kitchen utensils.

CSL Daily Menu


Fresh fruits, yoghurts, cereals toast, juices, tea and coffee are all included in the normal continental breakfast.We can also provide a hot breakfast (twice a week) of sausages, bacon, egg (real egg, not powdered) mushrooms, tomato, hash browns on top of the continental option above.

We can also provide a hot breakfast (twice a week) of sausages, bacon, egg (real egg, not powdered) mushrooms, tomato, hash browns on top of the continental option above.


A full buffet for lunch with fresh cut fruit, cold meats and a variety salad greens and ingredients to create your own sandwiches, wraps or salads, tea and coffee are all included in the normal lunch.

We can also serve the full lunch buffet with every breakfast for you to take away wraps, sandwiches or salad creations if you prefer.

We also have a hot lunch twice a week as well.


A wide variety; roast meats, Steaks, burgers, Lasagna, spaghetti Bolognese, shepherd's pie, or fish and chips. And a variety of desserts are served with every night.


Tea, coffee and hot chocolate are available throughout the day in the dining hall (help yourself service), cordials and purified cold water provided as a cooler option.                                                                            


If you have a car you can park it in one of Cairns Student Lodge’s free off-site parking areas, and you can find additional free parking space on the street out the front of Cairns Student Lodge. Keeping your car clean is easy with a dedicated, on-site car wash bay available for use.


Cool down and relax after a long day of study in our on-site, resort-style pool. You can also gather a team together and play a game of water volleyball as the pool has a volleyball net.


You can cook a barbeque lunch or dinner and enjoy the tropical Cairns weather with friends or family. Access to the barbeque area is available 24 hours per day.

Volleyball court

Challenge other Cairns Student Lodge residents to a friendly game of beach volleyball on our purpose-built sand volleyball court.

Games room

Try your hand at a game of pool or table tennis against other residents in our dedicated games room.


Our laundries are fully equipped with washers, dryers, and washing detergent. The machines operate with $1 and $2 coins and automatically load the washing detergent, so all you need to do is add your clothes and press start. If you prefer to air your washing it can be dried on Cairns Student Lodge’s open air clotheslines.