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Cycling facilities at Burwood

Find all the details you need to locate and use the various facilities we have to assist you with riding your bike to the Melbourne Burwood Campus.

Showers and change rooms

Buildings HB, level 1 at the central precinct and outside under the overpass between buildings B and J.

Bike hub

East side of building HB, the facility can house 65 bikes.

Bike racks

  • building HB (south), has 22 bike parks
  • outside under the overpass between buildings J and B, has 28 bike parks
  • building X, behind the concrete wall parallel to mutant way, has 10 bike parks
  • building I (north), has 10 bike parks
  • building LA (west), has 10 bike parks
  • building LB (south), has 10 bike parks

Bike rack locations are also shown on the TravelSmart Map. The map also highlights riding and walking routes on and around the Melbourne Burwood Campus.

YMCA lockers

Building HB, level 1 in the change rooms and are for the storage of items such as bags, clothing, towels, books etc.

Walking and bike trails

  • Blackburn Creeklands Reserve. Starts off Main St, Blackburn and joins Middleborough Rd which links with the Gardiner's Creek Trail.
  • Gardiner's Creek Trail. Starts at the Main Yarra Trail in Toorak, near St Kevin's College and follows Gardiner's Creek through Glen Iris, Malvern, Burwood (Deakin University), Ashwood, Box Hill and ends near the Blackburn Lake Sanctuary.
  • Anniversary Outer Circle Trail. Starts at Kew and follows the Alamein line. Follow this track to the Gardiner's Creek Trail.
  • Scotchman's Creek Trail. Starts at Jells Park, Wheelers Hill and finishes at East Malvern Railway Station. The trail links with Gardiner's Creek.

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