Deakin is committed to the future development of the communities in which we operate. Covering a broad spectrum of education, research and strengthening community aspirations, we are dedicated to supporting organisations that are focused on enriching communities and helping Australians to achieve their goals.
Warrnambool City Council
Deakin University has a strong partnership with the Warrnambool City Council, covering areas including the Arts, Commerce and Environmental Sustainability.
Deakin is a member of Horizon 21 a not-for-profit, cross sector industry group focussed on innovation towards sustainable solutions for industry.
Deakin is the proud major sponsor of the Lighthouse Theatre 2014 Lights Up Theatre Season.
Great South Coast Group
Deakin University is represented on the Pillars of the Great South Coast Group.
South West PCP
Deakin University has partnered with South West Primary Care Partnership (SWPCP) with the aim of addressing local health work-force issues in the south-west.
Hamilton Performing Arts Centre
Deakin University is the proud Principal Sponsor of the Hamilton Performing Arts Centre 2014 Theatre Season.
Committee for Portland
Deakin University's MOU with Committee for Portland forges closer links with the Portland community and improves pathways for local residents to pursue tertiary education.
Warrnambool Art Gallery
Deakin University and the Warrnambool Art Gallery have joined forces and signed and MOU to promote cultural and social opportunities throughout the south-west district.
Warrnambool East Primary School
Warrnambool East Primary School's Inspiring Young Scientists partnership with Deakin University was established to improve student academic achievement and engagement by establishing an innovative science program.
Deakin's Workplace Giving program is one of the ways our staff help to make a positive difference in our local communities. Through Deakin's payroll system our staff can elect to donate to our Workplace Giving partners the Brophy Family & Youth Services in Warrnambool.