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Mt Gravatt State High School

International Students Homestay Program


Involvement in the Mt Gravatt International Student Homestay Program can offer a range of benefits to your family including:

  • Learning about another culture's customs and traditions
  • Encouraging your family to do this together
  • Helping your children to learn and grow
  • Encouraging your family to explore your won state and country
  • Developing lasting friendships with the student and their overseas family
  • Providing your children a unique advantage and experience to refer to on applications for employment, college and universities


An allowance for hosting a student is provided if you are able to offer:
  • A separate bedroom with a bed and desk
  • Three meals a day plus morning and afternoon tea
  • Internet access to meet study requirements
  • A friendly, supportive environment and
  • English is the primary language spoken at home
 Homestay Provider Application Form: homestay-provider-application-form (PDF, 277KB)