Albury and Thurgoona

Our Albury campus sits on 87 hectares of native bush and wetlands at Thurgoona. It offers unique and contemporary venues for your next event.

We are hospitality professionals - we pride ourselves on making sure every event is successful.

Receiving international attention for its environmentally sensitive design, the building combines natural ventilation and lighting with recycled plantation timbers to offer a distinctive and natural setting for your next event.

Beyond the campus, the city of Albury is rich with culture. It's also very close to the Murray River, Lake Hume and the snowfields.

Gums Café

Gums Café

Surrounded by native Australian bush, the Gum’s Café offers a natural and rustic setting for evening and weekend events. It combines modernity with sustainability to offer you a distinctive venue.

The Precinct

The Precinct

The Precinct is an outdoor area adjacent to our Gum’s Café. It offers the same natural Australian-bush setting and is a fabulous outdoor area to enjoy some  fresh air in pleasant surroundings.

The 'G'

The 'G'

The 'G' Bar is the focal point for Charles Sturt University’s social scene, and will be an impressive site for your next social occasion.

Booking forms


​For event booking enquiries, please contact the CSU Event Booking Office:

CSU Event Booking Office

Phone: (02) 6933 4974
(02) 6933 4977

Postal address

Charles Sturt University
Locked Bag 588

We can provide you with a range of audiovisual and technical equipment for your next special occasion. Some of our items include:

  • electronic whiteboards
  • whiteboards
  • overhead projectors
  • microphones
  • infra red pointers
  • laptops
  • data projectors
  • lecterns
  • internet access
  • telephones
  • facsimiles
  • photocopiers
  • televisions

Additionally, dance floors and staging are available upon request.

Most equipment is included in venue hire costs however some items will incur additional hire charges. Please enquire when you make your booking.

There is no need to travel to and from your Charles Sturt University event. Comfortable student-style accommodation is available during the semester breaks within the University grounds.


We offer two types of lodgings: Cottages and Halls of Residence.

All rooms have:

  • a single bed
  • a desk
  • access to washing machines and dryers
  • direct phone and internet access
  • heating and cooling
  • a common room with a TV


The residences are self-catered and have access to shared kitchen facilities.

Other facilities

While staying on the grounds at Charles Sturt University you are also welcome to use our car parks.

Accommodation rates