Barker Street Bike Store

Barker Street Bike Store is a secure bike parking facility at our Kensington campus located next to Barker Street carpark on Engineering Rd. 

Barker Street Bike Store

Staff and students register for access on a term by term basis. Access will be capped per academic term so places are limited. 

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The Barker Street Bike Store features 35 bike racks for use/day, a repair station, a change room and short and long-term lockers. 

You can store your gear in lockers provided for up to 12 hours/day. 

These Terms & Conditions apply to all cyclists with access to the Barker Street Bike Store.  

Terms & Conditions

  1. UNSW provides 24/7 access to the Barker Street Bike Store to registered users, free of charge.
  2. UNSW staff and students must register to use Barker Street Bike Store. Access is limited to a capped number of total users.
  3. Access will be per academic term only. You will need to register for each term separately to access and use the facility.
  4. You must advise UNSW Security immediately if you lose your ID card by calling 02 9385 6000.
  5. If you lose your ID card, a $25 fee applies to replace the ID card. You can apply for a replacement ID card through UNSW Estate Management.
  6. You must advise UNSW Security of any safety or security concerns within the Barker Street Bike Store as soon as users become aware of them, including lost or stolen property.
  7. Bicycle parking space within Barker Street Bike Store is on a “first come, first serve” basis.
  8. UNSW makes no guarantees that a parking space will be available within the Barker Street Bike Store for all registered users at all times. 
  9. You must respect other people’s property inside Barker Street Bike Store at all times.
  10. You must not park anything other than two-wheeled bicycles in Barker Street Bike Store.
  11. You must not store any dangerous or flammable goods in Barker Street Bike Store.
  12. You must not give your ID card to others to access the facility or allow someone to tailgate you into the facility.
  13. You must always secure your bicycle to the bike racks provided, following the instructions displayed inside the facility.
  14. Bicycles must only be parked in the racks provided.
  15. You must provide your own secure bicycle lock and take it with you when not in use.
  16. Your bicycle must not impede the safe movement in, out and around Barker Street Bike Store for other users.
  17. Security will regularly patrol, inspect and monitor appropriate usage of the facility.
  18. Any personal belongings (including clothing, bicycle accessories or other items) left unattended in Barker Street Bike Store for a period of 24 hours will be considered to have been abandoned. Security will remove any items (including clothing, perishable items, towels and any other equipment) deemed as abandoned, and hold these in Lost Property. Perishable items, drink bottles and food containers will be disposed of immediately.
  19. Bicycles left unattended or not used by end of academic term will be considered to have been abandoned and will be removed by Security. This may include being required to break bicycle locks. You will have one month to claim your bicycle, clothing or other equipment from lost property. After this period, if you have not contacted Security regarding your bike, clothing or other equipment and it is still in good condition, it will be donated to the annual Lost Property sale.
  20. You agree that UNSW will not be liable to replace or pay for any bicycle locks that are broken in order to remove bicycles which are deemed as abandoned.
  21. You agree that using Barker Street Bike Store is at your own risk.
  22. You will not make any claims against UNSW for any loss of, damage to, or theft of your bicycle or other personal belongings stored in the facility.
  23. UNSW Estate Management has the right to refuse access or entry to Barker Street Bike Store if these terms and conditions are not complied with.
  24. UNSW Estate Management reserves the right to
    1. Terminate access for any Barker Street Bike Store user not complying with these terms and conditions; and
    2. Amend these terms and conditions from time to time without notice to users.
  1. UNSW provides UNSW staff and students 24/7 access to lockers in the Barker Street Bike Store.
  2. UNSW staff and students must first register to use Barker Street Bike Store, before being able to register to use the long-term lockers.
  3. Access to long-term lockers use is limited based on availability for hire.
  4. Short-term locker hire is free of charge.
  5. Short-term lockers can be hired for a maximum of 12 hours from time of hire after which point, the lockers will automatically open.
  6. Short-term lockers are available on a “first come, first served” basis each day. UNSW makes no guarantees that a short-term locker will always be available for a registered user within Barker Street Bike Store.
  7. At the end of the 12-hour hire period, you must remove all personal belongings from the locker. If you don’t collect your items by the end of the 12-hour hire period, any item/s left behind will be removed and placed in Lost Property.
  8. Perishable items, drink bottles and food containers left behind in the short-term lockers after the 12-hour hire period will be disposed of immediately.
  9. You can hire a long-term locker on a per academic term basis. You will need to register for each academic term separately to access and use the Long-term Lockers.
  10. Long-term locker hire is $45.00 per academic term. Fees are non-refundable.
  11. If you hire a long-term locker, you will need to collect and return your key from the UNSW Security office at Gate 2, High Street.
  12. If you lose your long-term locker key, you will need to pay a $25.00 fee for a replacement key.
  13. If you lose your ID card which allows access to Barker Street Bike Store, you will need to pay a $25.00 fee to replace your ID card.
  14. You can apply for a replacement ID card through UNSW Estate Management.
  15. If you lose your ID card or locker key, you must advise UNSW Security on 02 9385 6000 immediately. 
  16. If you have any safety or security concerns with the short-term or long-term lockers, including Lost or Stolen Property, you must advise UNSW Security on 02 9385 6000 immediately.
  17. You must not store any dangerous or flammable goods inside the lockers.
  18. UNSW Security will regularly patrol, inspect and monitor the lockers.
  19. Any personal belongings (including clothing, bicycle accessories or other items) left unattended in Barker Street Bike Store for a period of 24 hours will be considered to have been abandoned. Security will remove any items (including clothing, perishable items, towels, and any other equipment) deemed as abandoned, and hold these in Lost Property. Perishable items, drink bottles, and food containers will be disposed of immediately.
  20. You agree that to use the lockers at Barker Street Bike Store will be at your own risk.
  21. You will not make claims against UNSW for any loss of, damage to, or theft of personal belongings stored in the lockers.
  22. UNSW Estate Management has the right to refuse access to lockers if you do not comply with these terms and conditions.
  23. At the end of each academic term, you must remove all personal belongings from the long-term lockers. Any items remaining in the lockers after this time will be removed and placed in Lost Property.
  24. You will have one month from the end of each academic term to claim any personal belongings from Lost Property. After this period, if you have not contacted Security regarding your clothing or other equipment and it is still in good condition, it will be donated to the annual Lost Property sale.
  25. UNSW reserves the right to:
    1. Terminate access to long term lockers without providing a refund for a registered user for failure to comply with these terms and conditions.
    2. Amend these terms and conditions from time to time without notice.