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The Best Winter Weekend Activities

The beauty about living at in Sydney while you’re completing your university studies, is that you get to experience Sydney all year round. Australia is best known for its hot summers, especially in Sydney, with the strip of stunning beaches, outdoor bars and restaurants, and gorgeous parks amongst others that have made the iconic city [...]

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Your guide to getting around Sydney

When living in Sydney student accommodation, it is important to know how to easily get around Sydney. Luckily, Sydney offers a great network of public transport, roadways, and walking paths. Simply hop on a bus, train or ferry and start exploring. To use the public transport in Sydney, you can either purchase and Opal card [...]

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Study Tips: How to ace your university degree!

It is never too early (or too late) to develop good study habits. The sooner you get into a good study routine, the easier everything will be, and there will be a higher chance of achieving good marks. At Be.Accommodation, we ensure that all our residents have access to all they need to study effectively. [...]

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Preparing for your first year at uni? Here is what you need to know:

Starting university can be a daunting experience but being prepared for what’s to come is the key to making your first year at university run as smooth as possible. From purchasing the right supplies, to learning how to budget your money, and finding the right student accommodation – it is all about knowing what to [...]

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Get out and about in Maroubra

Did you know that Maroubra is home to one of the best surfing beaches in Australia? Not only is Maroubra a great place to surf, but there are also an abundance of parks, cafes, and other fun activities to explore. The beauty about living at Be.Accommodation, is that all these wonderful experiences are right at [...]

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Discover Sydney’s Hidden Gems

There is more than meets the eye in Sydney, with an abundance of hidden gems for you to explore. The beauty about Be.Accommodation being located in the heart of Maroubra, is that some of the most spectacular places in Sydney are not too far away. To make sure you don’t miss out on visiting these [...]

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Why is Sydney the best place to live and study?

If you are considering moving to Sydney to live and study, you probably have a lot of questions. Is Sydney a good place to live? Does Sydney have good universities? Is Sydney a safe place to live in? The answer is simple. Yes, Sydney is incredible! We have amazing beaches, beautiful nature, a thriving nightlife, [...]

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Where can you find the best walking tracks in Sydney?

One of the most wonderful aspects about living in Sydney, are the picturesque walking tracks found along the Sydney harbour, beaches, and national parks. When living at Be.Accommodation, our residents have some of the most incredible walking tracks right at their doorstep. Because there are so many fantastic tracks to choose from, we have curated [...]

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Australian sports, explained

It is no secret that Aussies love their sports! From global sports to the ones unique to the country, everyone can find something that they’ll enjoy. Here are some of the most popular Australian loved sports to check out: Cricket Cricket is a well-known sport around the world, and Australia is no exception! There is [...]

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Where to go to research in Sydney

Sydney is home to some of the most beautiful study spots that offer an abundance of resources. At Be. Accommodation, all our residents have their own study corner in their room, however, when living in Sydney, now is the time to make the most of all the city has to offer, including its magnificent libraries [...]

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Fun Games To Play With Your Housemates

One of the best memories you can create while living in student accommodation is hanging out with your peers and playing fun games. And if you are new to your student housing and don’t know your fellow roommates very well, games are a great ice breaker which will help you get to know each other [...]

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Remote Studying: How to effectively study from home

Remote studying is now more common than ever, as many universities have chosen to move face-to-face classes and lectures to online, students understand how to adjust to this new way of learning. So, without further ado, here are five tips on how to effectively study from home:   Tip 1: Find a quiet place to [...]

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Five Items All Students Must Have Before Heading to University

When heading to university there is a lot to think about, in particular those essential items you need to get through your studies. At Be.Accommodation, we want to ensure that our residents are fully prepared for their time at university, so we have curated a list of the five must have items:   1. Laptop [...]

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Deciding where to live as a student in Sydney? Here is what you need to look out for:

Struggling to decided where to live as a student in Sydney? Finding a place to live can become a stressful situation, this is why we have come up with a guide to help students know what they need to look out for when choosing on their student accommodation. At Be.Accommodation, our aim is to provide [...]

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Five Fun Weekend Activities in Sydney

One of the many perks that comes from living in student accommodation Sydney is that there are endless of fun and exciting activities to enjoy during the weekend! Whether you’re into nature pursuits or after an adrenaline rush, Sydney has got you covered. So, without further ado, here are five fun weekend activities in Sydney: [...]

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Looking for a fun day in the sun? Head to one of these cool Sydney beaches

It is no secret that Sydney is the home to some of the most exquisite beaches in the world, and one of the perks of living at Be.Accommodation, is that some of these beaches are right at your doorstep! So, if you ever need a break from studying, call a group of friends, pack a [...]

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The Perfect Study Soundtrack

If you enjoy listening to music while you study, choosing the right sound can be vital to your overall productivity level. Listening to music can calm you down, elevate your mood, and motivate you to stay focused and study for longer periods of time. However, listening to the wrong type of music can distract you [...]

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Sydney’s Most Popular Sporting Experiences

When living at the ultimate UNSW Sydney Accommodation, Be.Accommodation, you have access to Sydney’s action-packed sporting calendar all year round. From outdoor activities, water sports, to adrenaline adventures, there are an abundance of experiences for you to choose from. So, without further ado, here are Sydney’s most popular sporting experiences you would not want to [...]

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Meals to Cook for The Whole House

One of the most exciting (or daunting if you don’t know how to cook) things about living in student accommodation is having the freedom to cook your own meals and share them with your peers. At Be.Accommodation, we provide the facilities, from our fully equipped kitchen to our barbeque area, for all our residents to [...]

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The Best Tech for Your Living Space

University can become expensive, especially when living away from home, so in many cases students tend to prioritise affordability over luxury when it comes to their living space. However, Gen Z do not know a world without technology as it has become essential to their academic success. At Be. Accommodation, your best cheap student accommodation [...]

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Respecting Social Distancing in Shared Accommodation: Easy Tips and Tricks

With the ever-changing COVID-19 restrictions, social distancing measures have waved goodbye to in-person lectures, tutorials, and university parties (for the time being). But it doesn’t all have to be doom and gloom, your life as a university student is still something you should be excited about! Here are our favourite tips and tricks to help [...]

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Great Stuff That’s Just a Train Trip Away

The beauty that comes with living at Be.Accommodation, is that there are remarkable places to visit that are just a short train trip away. By hopping on a train removes the worries that come with driving and parking your car, and everyone can relax and take in the scenery. Here is a list of a [...]

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Live up the student life! Ten things to do while at uni!

When finishing high school and transitioning into your tertiary studies, it is important to have a list of exciting things to do while at university! At Be.Accommodation, the best student housing Sydney can offer, we want to ensure our residents are always inspired to take on exhilarating opportunities and have fun. Here our top ten [...]

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Cheap places to escape the city for the weekend

If you have found yourself cooped up in your UNSW student accommodation for far too long, and need ideas to plan an affordable weekend escape, you are at the right place! At Be.Accommodation we encourage our residents to explore the beautiful places New South Wales has to offer. Here are a few of our favourite [...]

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Five places to go and study that will truly inspire

There is great power in a change of scenery when you are studying, and fortunately when living at Be.Accommodation, Sydney’s finest student accommodation near UNSW, there is no shortage of study spots around. We want to ensure that our residents can make the most out of the wonderful city that is Sydney, so we have [...]

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Sydney’s best low-cost eats

Sydney is known for exquisite restaurants with tasty cuisines from around the globe, however, when living in Sydney on a budget it is important to know where to get delicious food at an affordable price.  Here at Be.Accommodation, your best cheap student accommodation Sydney can offer, we want to ensure our residents know where to [...]

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Shopping for bargains? Here’s where to go in Sydney!

When moving to Sydney to undergo your university studies, it is important to have a budget and not spend all your money at once! Here at Be.Accommodation, your best cheap student accommodation Sydney can offer, we want to make sure that our residents know exactly where to go to purchase affordable items that won’t break [...]

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The ten best things to do in Sydney for less than $20

The beauty about living at Be.Accommodation, the best cheap student accommodation Sydney can offer, are all the wonderful experiences you can encounter right at your doorstep. Sydney is a beautiful city with so much to offer, and you don’t have to break your bank to experience the finest things in Sydney. Here is a list [...]

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Can I stay in student accommodation with my partner?

If you are planning on moving out of home to begin your studies but are looking for a fun and friendly place you can share with a friend or partner, look no further than Be.Accommodation. Our newly renovated facilities ensure that your room is the cleanest around and ready for you and your partner to [...]

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What to do when your studies wind up

When finishing a year or semester at university, you will find yourself with a lot more free time. The beauty about living at Sydney student accommodation is that you can never get bored. At Be.Accommodation we offer both short term and long-term leases to suit the length of your course, and for your convenience you [...]

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The best culture experiences in Sydney

Sydney, New South Wales, is a place filled with rich history and cultural experiences. There is so much to do and explore when living at Be. Accommodation, the top student housing Sydney can offer. When you find yourself with free time from study why not gather a group of friends together and visit these amazing [...]

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Got time off? Get out of Sydney and see NSW

New South Wales (NSW) is the home of amazing experiences and beautiful getaways. When living at Be. Accommodation, the finest student housing Sydney can offer, if you need a break from studying, take this chance to explore other amazing places in New South Wales. If you are looking for a mini holiday or just a [...]

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What Is the Point of Student Accommodation?

An important decision a student must make before beginning their university journey is deciding where to live. Many students do not live locally to their university and travel from a different city, state, or country. Therefore, considering student accommodation can be the best and most affordable option. There are many benefits to living in student [...]

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How Do You Pay for Student Accommodation?

When moving away from home to complete your studies, it is important to find affordable student accommodation. At Be. Accomodation, your cheap student accommodation in Sydney, we offer both short term and long-term leases to suit the length of your course. Our rooms and rates   At Be. Accomodation, we take pride in offering affordable [...]

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What Jobs Are Ideal for Students?

There are many wonderful things about living at Be.Accommodation, not only is it the ideal student accommodation near UNSW, but due to the affordable prices students are able to save their money. While being a student it can be difficult to find a balance between studying, work and a social life. Therefore, it is important [...]

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How to Provide A Good Rental Application

Trying to find the perfect fit for your student accommodation can become difficult, this is why Be.Accommodation has created a hassle free application process.  As the best student accommodation Kensington has to offer, we pride our selves on our fun and friendly community and want to assure that our residents values align with ours.   [...]

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Great ways to spend your holidays as a student

Studying at university often comes with plenty of stress, which is why students always look forward to getting a well-deserved break and go on holiday. However, you might want to think twice about just relaxing at the beach or watching sports during the entirety of your university holiday periods. While it’s important you get some [...]

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Living life sustainably at Be.Accommodation

University is often the first time that young adults are living away from home. One of the things that many of us find early on after moving out is that trash can accumulate quickly. While the best cheap student accommodation Sydney has is found at Be.Accommodation, and we naturally have full garbage disposal facilities, students [...]

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Five Reasons To Avoid a Commute In Sydney

When looking at student accommodation options, you should be looking at how far they are from the university. A lengthy commute isn’t just a daily inconvenience, it can have a negative impact on your health as well. That’s why you should search for student accommodation near UNSW like Be.Accommodation, which provides students with everything they [...]

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On or off campus? Which is right for you?

When looking for cheap student accommodation in Sydney, one must decide if they want to live on or off campus. This can be a difficult choice as each living option has its own set of perks. If you are living on campus it means more opportunity to make friends and no real commute to class, [...]

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A Checklist For Moving Into Your New Student Accommodation In Sydney

Moving into a new place can be stressful: there’s so much to plan, pack and think about, and it’s easy for things to get forgotten. That’s why we’ve put together this checklist for you – we hope it’ll make your move into your new student accommodation in Sydney just that bit easier.   Packing Make sure [...]

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A Calendar of Events to Look Forward To While Staying in Student Housing in Sydney

One of the best parts about staying in student housing in Sydney is that there’s something for you to do every weekend – you just need to discover what it is! Here are a few unmissable Sydney events that you can add to your calendar.   Sydney Festival The annual January festival is a must-visit [...]

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Etiquette That Shared Student Housing Residents Should Live By

Be.Accommodation offers incredible student housing Sydney has… but make sure to use proper etiquette to make friends that will last you a lifetime.   Getting to study at a top university is an exciting time in anyone’s life, and it is often paired with leaving your parent’s home for the first time to live independently. [...]

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What to Do in the Suburbs Around UNSW

There are great things to do in the suburbs around UNSW ranging from sports the beach and it’s all by student accommodation near UNSW.   Not only is the University of New South Wales an incredible school that offers up a top-notch education to students, but it also offers up plenty for those attending to [...]

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Four Reasons Be.Accommodation Is Best Student Accommodation Sydney Has To Offer

Looking for the best student accommodation Sydney has to offer? You’ll want to check out Be.Accommodation. Making the most of your time as a student is about more than study. It’s also about lifestyle, and at Be.Accommodation we aim to make sure that both local and international students enjoy a rewarding experience.. There’s a number [...]

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Ten Things to Cook in Student Shared Kitchen Facilities

One of the great things about living at the best cheap student accommodation Sydney has to offer in Be.Accommodation is that there is a fantastic shared kitchen. This is a great place to bond with your fellow students as you work together on dishes and share some fantastic food. It’s also a learning experience for [...]

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How to Enjoy Sydney as a Student on a Budget

There are few places better to live than Sydney. Not only does it have great beaches, wonderful parks, and an active nightlife, but it has great Australian weather as well. However, living in the bustling city has a price tag attached to it and it is quite high. Thankfully, the cheap student accommodation Sydney students [...]

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Welcome to Sydney

There is so much to do in Sydney. Where will you begin? Exploring all that Sydney has to offer is a great way to spend your time when you’re not studying, and you’ll make memories to last a lifetime.   As Australia’s city with the biggest population (Melbourne is second!), there are nearly 5 million [...]

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Living with others

Living at be. is a great opportunity to make friends, socialise, study together and live together. The accommodation is designed so you can enjoy common spaces to relax, make meals and drink tea. For some of you, it might be the first time you’ve lived away from your family; for most, it’s likely to be [...]

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Getting active in Maroubra

Sydney is divided into ‘surburbs’ rather than ‘villages’, ‘neighbourhoods’ and ‘districts’. The suburb of Maroubra is in the Eastern Suburbs of Sydney, about 10 kilometres south-east of the Sydney Central Business District (CBD). There are about 27,000 people living in the suburb – now including you, as a resident of be. Much of what Maroubra […]

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