Herring Road Apartments

Herring Road Apartments

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The Herring Road Apartments are self-catered and ideal for anyone looking for affordable and reliable independent living in a prime location!

The property features a common outdoor area with seating, shade sail and a barbecue. This is the perfect location for a BBQ or grab a soccer ball and play a game with friends on the lawn. 24/7 support is provided by the Resident Advisors and Campus Security. HRA Courtyard Exterior

All apartments are spacious and feature a courtyard, full kitchen, dining area and living room with flat screen TV, shared bathroom and internal laundry.

The Herring Road Apartments are conveniently located on campus and right next door to the Macquarie Shopping Centre and Macquarie University train station. You can’t beat the fantastic location of the Herring Road Apartments. Here you can enjoy the hustle and bustle of university life and wake up to be in class within minutes.

Virtual Tour

Virtual 3D Tour of Macquarie University Herring Road Apartments

The above video represents a 4-bedroom apartment (6-bedroom apartments have 5 bedrooms upstairs and 1 bedroom downstairs). The layout of each apartment may differ slightly. Linen and decorations as seen in the Virtual Tour are not provided.


Weekly room rates 2019

Type of Room
Year Rate
6 Months Rate
Short Stay Rate1
Single Room
(4 Bedroom Apartment)
Single Room
(6 Bedroom Apartment)
Twin / Share Room

Please note: 
Above rates are based per person, per week and quoted in Australian dollars (AUD).
Rates are subject to change.
Phone rental is not included.
Water and electricity usage only up to $800 per apartment per quarter. Students will be charged for excess usage.

1Minimum 28 night stay and subject to availability. Short stays are often only available during Dec-Feb holidays, depending on availability.

Intake dates 2019

Full year21 January 201916 December 2019
Session one21 January 20191 July 2019
Session two8 July 201916 December 2019

Property features

  • Furnished townhouses
  • Single bedroom and twin share bedrooms options
  • Three, four and six bedroom townhouse options
  • Close to public transport
  • Located across from the Macquarie Shopping Centre
  • Communal barbeque area with outdoor shaded seating
  • Communal herb & vegetable garden
  • After hours Residential Advisor support
  • Organised monthly social events
  • Located on campus
  • Wireless Internet provided

Room types and facilities

Single bedroom

You will have your own bedroom and share the other apartment facilities with your housemates.

Single bedrooms include:HRA bedroom

  • Single bed*
  • Desk and chair
  • Wardrobe
  • Heater

Twin/share bedrooms

You will share your bedroom with one other resident and share the other apartment facilities with the rest of your housemates.

These rooms are located in three bedroom apartments that consist of the twin share bedroom as well as two single bedrooms.

Twin / share bedrooms include:

  • Two single beds*
  • Two desks and chairs
  • Wardrobe
  • Heater

Shared apartments

Each individual apartment consists of the following, for all housemates to share:

  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Living area with TV
  • Dining area
  • One Bathroom
  • One Toilet (Six bedroom apartment has two toilets)
  • Comfortable sofa seating
  • Internal laundry room with washing machine and dryer
  • Ironing board and iron
  • Vacuum cleaner
  • Mop and bucket

*Single bed size is 91cm x 188cm (35.8" x 74"). Bed linen is not included.


Ph: (02) 9850 7965
E: housing@mq.edu.au


142 Herring Road
North Ryde  NSW


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