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Retail and eateries

Opening hours

All outlets are closed weekends and public holidays. Rip City Kiosk may open weekends pending scheduled events in the sporting precinct.

Café During semester
Monday–Thursday
During semester
Friday

Semester break 26-30 September, 2022

Brasserie 7.45am-5pm 7.45am-4pm 7.45am - 4pm Monday-Friday
Brasserie Coffee Shop 7.45am-4pm 7.45am-3pm 7.45am - 3pm Monday-Friday
Café C

7.15am–3pm

7.15am-3pm

7.30am-1.30pm Monday - Friday

Cup of E coffee cart 7.30am-2.30pm 7.30am-2.30pm 8am-11am Monday-Friday
Rip City Kiosk

7am-2pm 

 

7am-2pm Friday

8am-11am Saturday

7am-2pm Monday-Friday

8am -11am Saturday

Good Bean - Piazza 7.30am-5pm 7.30am-4pm 8am-1pm Monday-Friday
Cherry Blossom Express Temporarily closed, reopen TBA Temporarily closed, reopen TBA Closed
Miss Koko 7.30am-2.30pm 7.30am-2.30pm 10am-2pm Monday-Friday

Some outlets may adjust hours temporarily to assist with implications of the current pandemic.

Semester break hours are adjusted for each break depending on maintenance and University requirements. Please check back closer to each break period for upcoming opening hours.

The University's cafes and eateries sell a range of meals, snacks and refreshments:

  • The Brasserie and Brasserie Coffee Shop are located on the ground floor of the Science Building (Building I). They offer pre-made sandwiches, rolls, hot meals and snacks, coffee, drinks and juices.
  • Café C is located on the ground floor of the Chancellery Building (Building C). It serves a variety of light meals, fresh salads, sandwiches and coffee, drinks and juices.
  • The Rip City Kiosk is located on the ground floor of the Health and Sport Centre (Building T) and provides coffee, cold drinks and healthy snacks.
  • Good Bean is located between the Information Communications Technology Building (Building J) and the Library. Good Bean serve pre-made wraps, salads and snacks, juices and coffee.
  • Cherry Blossom Tree Express are located on the Brasserie Courtyard beside Building I. Specialising in Asian cuisine, they serve sushi, noodles and Japanese curries.
  • The Cup of E coffee cart is located inside the Learning and Teaching Hub (Building E) and serves Campos Coffee, pastries, cookies and other confectionery. A selection of teas and cold drinks are also available.
  • Miss Koko is located under the Library stairs and provides plant-based light meals and drinks, including fresh juices, shakes, smoothies, wraps, waffles, soft serve desserts and acai bowls. All vegan and gluten-free.

UniSC also offers a range of venue services, with venues and facilities throughout the campus available for hire. The University has sole rights to function catering on campus.

if you are holding a function on campus grounds outside of the above opening hours and would like to enquire about the possibility of retailers opening for your event, please contact catering@usc.edu.au to discuss the details.

Student Services Amenities Fee (SSAF) discounts

Federal government legislation determines that funds derived from SSAF can be spent on providing food or drink to students on a campus of the higher education provider. UniSC therefore provides the Student Food Subsidy at the Brasserie and Cafe C with students being able to purchase a main hot meal for A$5.50 and other subsidised items.

Please note: A valid UniSC Student Identification card must be shown prior to payment being made.

Opening hours

Campus Cafe

COVID-19 - Currently closed until further notice.

During Semester: Closed 
Easter and Summer breaks: Closed
Christmas break: Closed

Other shops and cafés are just a short walk from UniSC Fraser Coast.

There are also kitchenettes and a common room available for students' use.

There is a canteen located opposite the UniSC Gympie building in Block A of the Wide Bay Institute of TAFE (Gympie campus).

Opening hours

Monday-Thursday: 8.30am–1.15pm
Fridays: 8.30am - 1.30pm

The canteen is closed Saturday–Sunday and during school holidays.

Students can also access a vending machine inside the UniSC Gympie building and there is a student kitchen equipped with a fridge, microwave, basic cutlery and utensils, tea, coffee and milk.

Opening hours

Coffee Shop

The Gourmet Press will be opening in the coffee shop location on Wednesday 20 July, 2022. Food offering will begin light and develop more over the coming weeks. Keep your eyes open for new menu items as they are introduced.

During Semester teaching weeks and exams: 7.30am - 4pm Monday - Friday

Non-teaching weeks: 8.30am - 1.30pm Monday - Friday

Coffee and Food Vans

Coffee and food vans may be available during special events.

Vending on Campus

Vending machines are located on campus in the student kitchen ground floor behind the rise and at the library entrance.

The machines sell a variety of snacks and cold drinks and stationery items. Microwaves are available in kitchen areas for student use near the vending machines in MBA.G.50.

If you have further suggestions of what you would like to see available in the vending machines or feedback on the products sold, please email catering@usc.edu.au .

Opening hours

Caboolture Campus Cafe 

Offering cold drinks, hot food (e.g., chips, burgers, pies, sausage rolls, hot dogs, bacon and egg muffins, etc), sandwiches, wraps and snacks.

Monday-Friday during teaching weeks: 7.30am-2pm.

Coffee Van

A coffee van is on-campus most days during teaching weeks from 7.30am-1pm.

UniSC Student Commons Building (N Block)

During campus opening hours, students can access the UniSC Student Commons Building, located in N Block. In this building, students have access to a kitchen which is regularly stocked with tea, coffee, milk, snacks and subsidised light meals during semester. Kitchen appliances such as a refrigerator, microwaves and a sandwich press are available. The UniSC Student Guild also operate a Food Bank from this building.

Queensland Textbook Warehouse (QTW)

Selling prescribed textbooks and stationery on-campus.

QTW are open Tuesday and Thursdays, 10am-2pm. Online ordering is available.

Opening hours

As the campus is located within the vibrant and busy South Bank precinct, there are numerous places to eat within a short walk. All are open Monday-Friday and many late into the evening.