Do you want to experience the Australian lifestyle and improve your English with native speakers at the same time?

Homestay is perfect for you.

You will live with an Australian family who will welcome you into their home. The duration of your stay is flexible and you will make lifelong friendships with your home stay family.

Types of homestay

Standard homestayVIP homestaySelf-catered homestay
  • Approximately 60 minutes travel time to your school
  • Furnished private room with a bed, wardrobe, desk and reading light
  • Half board: breakfast and dinner Monday to Friday; breakfast, lunch, and dinner on weekends
  • Other boarders are allowed
  • Suitable for all ages
  • Wifi included

Standard homestay plus:

  • Private bathroom

Standard homestay with differences:

  • You can use the kitchen
  • Furnished room with a bed, wardrobe, desk and reading light
  • Limited interaction with homestay family
  • Not available to students under 18


Homestay families can sometimes cater for extra requirements, such as special dietary requirements (Halal, Kosher, vegetarian, etc.), or laundry service.

The excitement of staying with an Australian family is only a short distance away. It is important to prepare and book your accommodation well in advance of arriving in Australia. By making that booking early, you will ensure you have the best option available to you.

To start the process, complete the homestay preference form and submit with your application so when you complete your enrolment, we can start looking for the perfect homestay for you. 


Courses are delivered by Navitas English Services Pty Ltd (ACN 002 069 730), CRICOS Provider 00289M.