Accommodation at Katherine Rural campus

On-campus accommodation

Katherine Student Accommodation (KSA) and its grounds are available for our guests' enjoyment, including a recreation room, dining room, sports oval and pool. The facilities are available to all residents whether living here on a short or long term stay.

Please complete the KSA Booking Form (PDF 203KB)  and email to

Please note: KSA will not be accepting bookings between and including Monday, 18 December 2017 and Sunday, 7 January 2018.


To help us improve our services we encourage you to provide feedback on your stay. Please complete the anonymous online survey

Dining room

The Katherine Rural campus can cater for morning and afternoon tea, as well as meals for residents upon request.

Computer room

KSA's computer lab, located in the Library in Building 5, is available for use by KSA residents during business hours as well as after hours. In addition, KSA has wireless internet access for residents in the library and computer room.

Recreation room

The recreation room, located close to the accommodation, is in Building 16. Residents can relax and socialise out of hours. The recreation room has a flat screen television with Foxtel and a DVD player, as well as a pool table, table tennis table, dart board and exercise equipment. DVD's can be hired for use by residents.

Katherine swimming poolSwimming pool

There is a swimming pool that is available for all residents. The swimming pool is for the use of all KSA residents and their invited guests. It may be used at any time, but please be mindful that noise from the pool may disturb residents of nearby buildings. Please adhere to the safety signs and apply common sense.

Multi-purpose courts and oval

KSA has 2 multi-purpose courts and a sporting oval for residents, as well as sporting equipment for hire.


Student Residences Code of Conduct

The University is committed to providing a residential environment conducive to study at all times, including a place for people to live while studying. Please read the CDU (Student Residences) By-Laws and Student Residence Code of Conduct.


The University is committed to providing a safe and respectful learning and working environment. KSA aims to ensure all students and staff are safe from sexual assault and sexual harassment. Please read the CDU Sexual Harassment Prevention Policy.

Residential Terms and Conditions

Please make yourself aware of our Residential Agreements and Terms and Conditions policies:

KSA Resident Handbook

This handbook is designed to provide guests with helpful information about KSA and the services provided. Please read the 2017 KSA Resident Handbook.




Kalindi Marnell
Business Manager
T: +61 8 8946 6970

Kalindi oversees IHD, ASSA & KSA.

Barbara Taylour
Accommodation Officer
T: +61 8 8973 8324

Barbara coordinates the day-to-day operational functions of KSA.

Kim Brereton
Guest Services Officer
T: +61 8 8946 6591

Kim coordinates booking arrangements for IHD & KSA.

JasonJason Pronger
Guest Services Officer
T: +61 8 8946 6591

Jason coordinates booking arrangements for IHD & KSA.


Contact us

Freecall: 1800 779 577

  • Katherine campus
  • (08) 8973 8311
  • Katherine town centre
  • (08) 8973 9900

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