Facilities for use - Warrnambool Campus

Deakin's Warrnambool Campus is set on the banks of the picturesque Hopkins River, close to local surf beaches and popular tourist attractions, with all the facilities of a regional centre. Located in a vibrant, regional city with an on-campus population of around 1200, the Warrnambool Campus offers a friendly, close-knit community, with an informal relationship between students and staff. On-campus facilities include:

Campus bookshops provide just about everything you need for your studies: academic and general books, stationery, calculators, computer software and art and photographic materials. Go to the DUSA Bookshop for more information.

Childcare centre
The Sherwood Park Child Care Centre is located off Lodge Drive on the Warrnambool Campus
The Centre's operating hours are from 8.00 am-6.00 pm, Monday to Friday. Care is offered on a full time, part time or occasional care basis.

Dining facilities
The campus has a cafe and bistro.
Read more about dining facilities.

The Deakin University Library is open to all visitors. If you live near a campus of the University and need to access the Library and information resources you are welcome to visit the Library in person.

Sport and recreation - Fitness Club
The Fitness Club houses a range of cardio, free and pin weight equipment, boxing equipment, mats, balls, bands and ropes. The facility has a number of qualified fitness instructors who have extensive knowledge and competitive backgrounds in a range of sports. They have a broad knowledge of all the latest training techniques and the ability to set fitness programs and group activities for a range of abilities, fitness levels and goals.

We can also provide:

  • Team building activities
  • Indoor and outdoor cross training
  • High intensity sport specific challenges
  • Circuit and aerobic sessions

Find out pricing for membership fees, facility and sporting equipment hire and fitness club operating hours.

Oval and Pavilion
A floodlit football oval is serviced by a large pavilion with shower, toilet and canteen facilities.

Outdoor courts
Two synthetic courts are located next to the oval and can be set up for netball, tennis or basketball. They are serviced by two player shelters.

Golf Course
Warrnambool campus is home to the 9-hole Sherwood Golf Course which is within walking distance from the residences.

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

19th February 2014