Peninsula Studio Apartments
We are excited to showcase our studio apartments in Australia's first student accommodation built to passive house standards.
With 150 fully furnished self-contained studio apartments built over 5 levels, Gillies Hall is the focus of residential communal life at the campus.
Gillies Hall has generous communal facilities including common rooms, games room with pool table and table tennis table, music room and floor lounges.
Gillies Hall brings to the Peninsula campus the MRS quality and standard for studio accommodation.
Check out the map showing the location of Gillies Hall.
All rooms are within walking distance of the campus centre amenities and sports complex. You also have Frankston Hospital, local beaches, community sporting facilities including PARC aquatic centre and a variety of shopping centres nearby.
This shows a typical floor plan of the Peninsula Studio Apartments, with some of the shared common areas accessible to our residents highlighted
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- King- single bed and bedside table
- Kitchen facilities
- Ensuite bathroom
- Desk, shelves and chair
- Wardrobe and drawers
- Small dining table and seating
- VOIP handset and high-speed internet
- Passive house design
As well as your room, you will have access to the shared facilities:
- Common rooms
- Games room
- Bike storage
- Music rehearsal room
- Floor lounges (1 per floor)
- Outdoor BBQ area
As part of the campus, MRS is supported by the University's security services, with security assistance on hand 24/7.
A safe environment requires cooperation from everyone in the residential community, which is why our Conditions of Residency includes a number of security initiatives and responsibilities.
Mascot and flag
Peninsula Residential is known as the Peninsula Panthers.
Our colours are blue, green, and white. We stand strongly behind our flag, and we hold our head up proudly, wearing our colours on special occasions and to support our fellow residents at sporting events.
Residential Support Team
Our live-in Residential Support Team (RST) offers guidance and support; they're dedicated to making sure you're comfortable with all aspects of campus life and you're included in the fun.
The RST provides academic-support programs, sporting, social and cultural events and they have arranged an events calendar packed with fun so you get all the fantastic social aspects of residential living, as well as your privacy.
Pricing and application
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