Free student food service

The Study Sunshine Coast Free Food Service is still in full swing with deliveries to students in need from USC, TAFE, CQUniversity, Lexis English and Mindroom. The free food services provides fresh produce, ready meals and pantry items to students on a weekly basis thanks to generous donations and support from OzHarvest Sunshine CoastUrban Angels Community Kitchen, Study Brisbane, Fareshare and Foodbank Queensland who have been instrumental in organising, supplying the produce and cooking the meals to make this free food service initiative happen.

Food Services Available Through Your Institution:

The following institutions all have FREE weekly food services set-up especially for their students.

  • Free ready meals
  • Free pantry items
  • Free fresh produce – fruit and vegetables

You can access this free food services every week and this does not impact your study or your visa record.

Education Institution contact details:

TAFE Queensland Sunshine Coast – students can contact Angie at Students are encouraged to write ‘Support for International Students’ in the email subject line.

USC Sunshine Coast – students can contact Alex and Emily for more details or phone 5430 1226.

Mindroom – students can contact Lina at

Lexis English – students can contact Simara on (07) 5447 4448 or keep an eye on the Lexis English Sunshine Coast Facebook page.

If your institution is not listed we can still help you, please email:

Free Student Support Services:

A new FREE Online Student Support Hub is available for all Queensland students. By registering on this hub you can speak with Student Support Officers (translators available) and book virtual appointments to discuss any needs or worries you have. You can access the hub at:

If you book an appointment with the Hub they can chat with you about any help you need and provide vouchers for groceries and to pay bills, and this not does impact on your study or visa.

The student study hotline is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This free service supports students, agents, chaperones, parents and homestay providers and is accessed at: 1800QSTUDY (1800 778 839).


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