Useful Links

USEFUL DOCUMENTS

Tranby Policy Snapshot

Tranby Student Handbook

Student-Information-for-the-USI


USEFUL LINKS

There are many other organisations where you can seek additional support whilst you are studying, in addition to all of the help and support that you can get from Tranby.


FINANCIAL SUPPORT FOR INDIGENOUS STUDENTS

 

Department of Human Services

The Federal Government Department of Human Services provides payments and support to help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians.

 

Abstudy 

Financial help for Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander students or Australian Apprentices.

 

 

Centrelink Indigenous Call Centre

 

 

Indigenous Specialist Officers

 


JUSTICE OF THE PEACE

The NSW Justices Association operates a Justice of the Peace service desk at the Glebe Neighbourhood Service Centre from 2pm to 4pm on Wednesday and Friday.

The service is available to:

• administer oaths

• witness signatures

• witness affidavits

• witness statutory declarations

• certify copies of documents.


INDIGENOUS HISTORY AND RESEARCH

 

AIATSIS

The Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) is the premier site for Indigenous history research, native title research and a fine repository for research and manuals.

 


STUDENT ACCOMMODATION

 

For those students from out of town, Tranby arranges your accommodation at the Best Western Haven Inn, Glebe. The hotel is just a few minutes’ walk from Tranby, on Glebe Point Road. The hotel has recently been renovated and student feedback has been excellent with regard to their new upgrade.

 


MEDICAL CARE

 

Aboriginal Medical Service, Redfern

There is a fine Aboriginal Medical Service a couple of suburbs away in Redfern, specialising in Indigenous health needs.

 

Aboriginal Health Services and Support

 

Closer to Tranby, there are also some local medical practices:

Glebe Family Medical Practice

 

Glebe Medical Centre

 


TRANSPORT

 

Passengers on Sydney’s public transport system use an Opal card as the ticketing system. You buy and top up an Opal card at the local Glebe Newsagent, a couple of streets away from Tranby.

 

Tranby is located in Glebe and well served by buses and the Light Rail. Use the handy trip planner to plan your trips or find useful information about Routes and Timetables.

 


GLEBE – THINGS TO DO AND SEE

 

While you are studying at Tranby, make sure you get out and about in Glebe. There’s always plenty to see and do.

 

Places to explore

 

Things to do

Cinema

Swimming Pool

Glebe Library

 

Glebe Cafes

 

Glebe Restaurants

 

Glebe Shopping

The Broadway Shopping Mall is one of Sydney’s best near the southern end of Glebe Point Road. Aside from the great shopping, you’ll find handy bank branches and ATMs.