SHORT OR LONG TERM ROOM AVAILABLE WHVisa, Students or Professionals Our family live in a beautiful suburb called Hawthorne, it is a 15 minute (express) trip on the City Cat to Riverside in the city(Zone 1) and QUT. The transport to UQ is also convenient. We are experienced homestay providers and we have hosted students from most European and Asian countries. You will have your own fully furnished bedroom with all linen included. Also included are breakfast and wifi and laundry facilities. There are no extra costs. If I am available I am happy to meet you at the airport (daylight hours) and show you around the city. I will assist you with opening a bank account and buying a sim card. If you need an address for a Tax File Number I am happy to assist you before you arrive. Also if you have a Working Holiday Visa I will also help you with your resume and help you to get a job by giving you interview hints. I look forward to hearing from you.Our traditional Queenslander home is situated in a beautiful suburb called Hawthorne, very close to the CBD. We live near the Brisbane River so the Citycat ( fast catamaran) is the quickest transport to the CBD.(15 minutes express) My husband Tony and I live with our students and other visitors, we often have family meals and lots of fun. Included in the homestay fee are the following: # Continental breakfast (self serve) # Your own room and shared bathroom # wifi # Laundry facilities # Sheets, towels etc We also have a beach house on the Sunshine Coast which we stay at most weeks, you may come with us if convenient . Sometimes we go camping to the beach or to the country side, if convenient you would be very welcome to join us. We have assisted over a hundred people settle into Brisbane on a longer term basis and we are very happy to assist you if you are coming to Brisbane for any of the following reasons: * relocation for work * attending university or studying English * working holiday visa (assistance with obtaining your Tax File Number, bank account, resume, sim card etc) * holiday We are happy for you to stay one week or many years. I am very happy to assist you with your English study and assignments. The environment around our neighborhood is very quiet and safe and there are some great restaurants and cinemas within walking distance. For your added safety , we have two security cameras at the front of the house. I am also very happy to negotiate a different fee for long term guests. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have further questions. I look forward to meeting you.