MyCQU - International Student Cafe

International Student Cafe

Welcome to the International Student Cafe!

The International Student Cafe is a series of face-to-face sessions every week at our Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane campuses throughout Term 3 to prepare our international students for living, working and studying in Australia. 

From tips to finding accommodation, adjusting to life in Australia, finding employment and managing your studies - let us give you the best tips and tricks to set you up for success.

See below for the full 12-week schedule of sessions held across our Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane campuses throughout Term 3.

WeekTopicDateTime
1Finding AccommodationWednesday 8 November 2017
(Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane)
1.30pm - 2.00pm (local time)
2Adjusting to Life in AustraliaWednesday 15 November 2017
(Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane)
1.30pm - 2.00pm (local time)
3Key Dates You Need to KnowWednesday 22 November 2017
(Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane)
1.30pm - 2.00pm (local time)
4Making Friends and Finding Clubs and SocietiesWednesday 29 November 2017
(Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane)
1.30pm - 2.00pm (local time)
Break WeekNo Session --
5Overseas Student Health CoverWednesday 13 December 2017
(Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane)
1.30pm - 2.00pm (local time)
6Working in AustraliaWednesday 20 December 2017
(Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane)
1.30pm - 2.00pm (local time)
Christmas/New Year ClosureNo Session --
7Time ManagementWednesday 3 January 2018
(Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane)
1.30pm - 2.00pm (local time)
8Stress Management and Preparing for ExamsWednesday 10 January 2018 (Melbourne and Sydney)

Thursday 11 January 2018
(Brisbane)
1.30pm - 2.00pm (local time)

1.30pm - 2.00pm (local time)
9Planning Your Study LoadWednesday 17 January 2018
(Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane) 
1.30pm - 2.00pm (local time)
10Final Term - What Now?Wednesday 24 January 2018
(Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane) 
1.30pm - 2.00pm (local time)
11Student AdvocacyWednesday 31 January 2018
(Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane)
1.30pm - 2.00pm (local time)
12Relaxation - Time to De-stress Before Exams!Wednesday 7 February 2018
(Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane) 
1.30pm - 2.00pm (local time)