Transport and parking

USQ shuttle bus services

All USQ staff and students can access the inter-campus shuttle bus service between USQ Toowoomba, USQ Springfield, and USQ Ipswich free of charge. Details on the shuttle bus services are available through Campus Services.

Public transport

TransLink connects USQ Toowoomba with all major shopping centres and suburbs within Toowoomba. Timetable information is available from TransLink.

Parking

There are unrestricted parking areas and metered bays available for students and visitors.

Unrestricted parking is free and can be located in parking areas 2, 3A, 5, 10, and 13. There are also a number of metered bays located at carparks:

  • 3 - adjacent to Y Block
  • 3a - adjacent to S Block
  • 9 - W Block
  • 12 - Clive Berghofer Recreation Centre.

Parking tickets can be purchased at the ticket dispensing machine located within the respective car park area and must be displayed on vehicles parked in a metered car parking area.

Restricted parking (requiring a permit) is marked with a diagonal red line through the park.

Disabled parking

Vehicles parked in bays reserved for persons with disabilities must display an Australian Disability Parking Permit (ADPP). Under exceptional circumstances, visitors, staff and students may be issued with special Temporary Parking Permits. Application for such Permits may be made at Student Success and Wellbeing or at the Parking/Security Office.

Speed limits

A speed limit of 40kph applies to roads within the University precinct, and 5kph in parking areas.

Traffic regulations

Parking at the University of Southern Queensland is regulated in accordance with the provisions of the University of Southern Queensland Act 1998, which provides for various penalties for driving and parking breaches. All vehicles parked on the site of the University do so at the owner's risk.

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