6 Belbowrie Close, Galston New South Wales.
Galston is a semi-rural village 15 minutes west of Hornsby and 45 minutes’ drive from the Sydney
CBD depending on traffic and time of day.
The Galston campus houses our teaching classrooms, student clinic rooms and Administration
Department. It is the facility that is used predominately for weekly classes and students supervision
The nearest bus stop is at the Galston Village shop which is a short 5 minute walk from our Campus.
Nearest train stations are Hornsby and Pennant Hills. Busses to Galston are available from both of these
If you are flying into Sydney Airport and needing to travel to Arcadia from the Sydney Airport it is
suggested to catch the Airport Train to either Hornsby or Pennant Hills Railway stations.
To HornsbyStation by Train
Go to Sydney Airport Domestic or Sydney Airport International Train Station. At either of these
stations go to Platform 1. Catch the train to Central Station and change to Platform 16 (North Shore
Line) or to the Country Platforms to connect with the Central Coast and Newcastle Line. Both lines
offer regular services to Hornsby Station. Travel time is approximately 65 minutes.
• Single trip from Airport to Sydney is $20.50
To Pennant Hills Station by Train
Go to Airport Domestic or Airport International Train Stations Platform 1. Catch the train to Central
station and change to Platform 18 for your train to Pennant Hills (The Northern line). Travel time is
approximately 65 minutes.
• Single trip from Airport to Pennant Hills is $22.50
From either train station you will need to take a Taxi or Uber to Galston. An Uber from either station to
Galston will be approximately $30.00. A taxi service will be approximately $50.00.
Line 400 from the International Terminal at Sydney airport to Burwood Road, to Parramatta Road and
on to Hornsby Railway Station. Travel time is approximately 90 minutes. Single trip total is
On the western side of the station is the taxi rank where a taxi from Hornsby railway station to Arcadia
will take approximately 20 minutes and cost approximately $50.00. An Uber will cost approximately
If you wish to travel by taxi from Sydney Airport to the Galston campus it is approximately an hour and
1 quarter travel and will cost $160.00 - $200.00.
If you wish to travel by Uber from Sydney Airport to the Arcadia campus it is approximately an hour
and 1 quarter travel and will cost approximately $100.00 - $140.00
If you are travelling to Sydney by coach it is suggested you arrange your travel to disembark at
Hornsby railway station.
Hills Airport Shuttle offer a service which must be booked in advance. The cost is $100.00 each way
and it is a door-to-door service.
Accommodation options include the following:
• Dural Village Tourist Park hosts a swimming pool, picnic areas, tennis court, laundry,
recreation room and offers private suites and cabins at competitive rates. It is approximately
12 minutes drive to the Galston campus.
• Dural House in Round Corner offers a bed and breakfast style accommodation close by.
• Castle Hill is only 18 minutes’ drive from Galston and has many accommodation options
available such as the Hills Lodge and The Quest.
The Galston shopping village is short walk from the campus and offers a number of take away food shops, bakeries, 2 supermarkets, a delicatessens and several cafés. Please feel free to bring food and drinks as there is a student kitchenette with refrigeration and reheating facilities available.
Round Corner and Dural are a 15 minute drive away, where you will find many dining options from MacDonald’s & KFC to fine dining and silver-service restaurants. Also there are a number of clubs and bars in the local area all offering a good range of dining options.