Smoke and/or heat sensors are located in every room of the Residence. As a result cooking in rooms other than the kitchen is forbidden. The Fire Brigade are required to attend all alarms; as a result residents who flout requirements as outlined in the Resident Handbook may be liable for the Fire Brigade call out charges.
Under Fire Safety requirements heaters must be non-radiant. Heaters must also meet the requirements as set out in the Resident Handbook under Electrical Equipment in Rooms.
Smoking and Alcohol Policies
The Residence is also an alcohol free zone. Alcohol is not to be brought into the Residence nor consumed around the Residence.
All residents in the Residence are required to comply with the SAH Drug and Alcohol Policy.
Location and Parking
The Residence is located behind the hospital near the Child Care Centre. Access is via the boom gate entry beside the Fox Valley Medical Centre.
Resident parking is available behind the Residence and access can be added to your ID card when a vehicle is registered with Residence Reception and Hospital Security. Parking is strictly monitored and it is prohibited to park in areas specifically reserved for patients, doctors, and visitors. All residents wishing to utilise the parking facilities must adhere to the SAH Parking Policy.
Reception Facilities and Hours
Check-in, check out and all accommodation related payments are processed at reception.
Information, phone cards, stamps and a number of other services are available at Residence Reception during our Reception Hours, which are Monday - Friday, 10:30am - 5:30pm and Sunday, 5:30pm - 8:30pm.
The Residence provides an Internet Hot Spot (a laptop with a remote modem is required) in the common lounge behind reception. Hours for this service can be purchased through reception. Limited Internet access is available in the Hospital Library. Email access is available at the Hospital Library for overseas residents of the Residence.