Travel and transport

Deakin Green Commuterip roaring feed prize

Do you cycle, walk, carpool or take public transport to Deakin University? Then register your name below and start swiping your existing Deakin student or staff ID card at a participating Deakin Card outlet each time you travel to Deakin by bike, carpool, train, bus, tram or on foot.

Swipe your card at least once a week to go into the draw to win some great monthly prizes! You could win a Books4U gift voucher, Village Movie tickets, a cookbook and more!

How to register

Registering is easy! All you have to do is complete the online application form and click submit. You will then receive notification from Deakin Card confirming your membership.

How to swipe your card

Visit a participating outlet and swipe your Deakin staff or student ID card on the Deakin Card device at one of the folllowing locations:

  • Melbourne Burwood Campus and Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus: Deakin YMCA
  • Geelong Waterfront Campus: Student Life reception, building D, level 2
  • Warrnambool: Student Life reception, building B, level 1

Make sure you scan your card at least once a week to be eligible to enter into the prize draw!


Prizes for 2012




2x adult Village Movie tickets valued at $40


Detours pannier bag valued at $58.30


Books4U gift voucher valued at $50


Kylie Kwong cookbook 'It tastes better' valued at $59.95


1 month free Deakin YMCA membership valued at $65.40 for staff and $45.86 for students


Recycled timber photo frame valued at $36.95


Kylie Kwong cookbook 'It tastes better' valued at $59.95


Garden planter box valued at $49.95


Books4U gift voucher valued at $50

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Terms and Conditions for Deakin Green Commute

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Image on page: 2010 prize, Rip Roaring Feed at Melbourne Zoo

This initative is brought to you by Travel and Transport, Deakin Card and the Deakin YMCA.

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11th January 2013