Hon. Stirling Hinchliffe, Queensland's Minister for International Study

Minister Hinchliffe is excited to announce the reopening of Queensland borders to international students.

Welcome back to Queensland!

A warm welcome back to Queensland from our onshore students.


  • How you can help keep Queensland COVID safe

    There are a few small things you can do to help reduce the risk and keep everyone COVID safe.

  • Queensland Check In App

    The Check In Qld app is a contactless, free, secure and convenient way for you to sign into a Queensland business or venue.  

  • Your Guide to Foreign Vaccination Certificates

    You can use a foreign certificate as evidence you were vaccinated overseas. Most foreign vaccination certificates will be accepted, both digital and paper.

  • Testing is available for everyone

    Testing is available for everyone, including international students.

  • Free COVID-19 vaccinations

    COVID-19 vaccines are free for everyone regardless of visa status, including boosters.

  • Do I need to wear a mask

    In Queensland, masks will no longer be required indoors, except in public transport, airports, on planes and healthcare settings.

Living in Australia

  • Student Support

    Information on available student support.

  • Phone and Internet

    Information on Australia's many phone and internet services.

  • Accommodation

    Information on accommodation options in Queensland.

  • Travel and Transport

    Travelling tips to enhance your experience in Queensland.

  • Getting Involved

    Study Queensland programs you can get involved in.