Marketing Division

In the community @ Geelong

Deakin University was established in 1979 as the first university located in regional Victoria. Deakin in Geelong has two campuses at Waurn Ponds, on the western edge of the historic port city of Geelong, and our Waterfront Campus on the foreshore of Corio Bay in the central business district. Today Geelong is Victoria's largest regional centre with a population of more than 220,000.

GPAC Logo     Deakin University is a proud sponsor of the 2012
     Geelong Performing Arts Centre (GPAC)
     Theatre Season.


BioLab Logo     Deakin University has signed an exciting three 
     year Lead Partnership agreement with BioLAB
     a newly established centre located at Belmont 
     High School aimed at engaging and inspiring the 
                       next generation in science and mathematics.

Victorian Government logo     Deakin is a proud partner of the Department of 
     Health and Department of Human Services 
     Barwon-South Western Region

G21 Logo     Deakin University is represented on the
     Board and Pillars of G21 and The Geelong
     Chamber of Commerce.

Vision 2 logo    Deakin University has partnered with the City of
    Greater Geelong to create 'Vision II' for the 
    city's thriving Waterfront Precinct.

Committee For Geelong logo         Deakin University is represented on the Board 
         of the Committee for Geelong.

BacLinks Logo   Deakin has partnered with BacLinks to
   further develop our connections with our
   local communities.

Run Geelong logo

The Deakin Spirit is always strongly represented at Run Geelong. In 2012 the Deakin team raised over $10,000 and won the Corporate Run Geelong Challenge.

Geelong Chamber of Commerce

Deakin is proud to partner with the Geelong Chamber of Commerce


Deakin is proud to partner with Diversitat to promote acces and equity.

search boxGeelong News
Run Geelong
Run, run, run (or walk) as fast as you can. You can't catch us because we are Deakin!
Broads Abroad
A female-only social travel network listing opportunities for members to visit or stay with women around the world.
Geelong's Gym Staff and Student Offer
Geelong's Gym has a special membership offer for Deakin Staff and Students to encourage healthy lifestyle choices.
Regional Victoria Living Expo 2013
Deakin's Geelong and Warrnambool Community Relations again exhibited at this year's Regional Victoria Living Expo.
Deakin Cats Community Centre
Deakin University has partnered with the Geelong Cats Football Club...


For further information about Deakin’s community engagement program please contact:
Julie Hope
Community Relations Manager, Geelong
Deakin Waterfront Campus 
Phone: +61 3 522 71136 

Deakin University acknowledges the traditional land owners of present campus sites.

5th February 2014