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- About Deakin
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.
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.
The campus has a cafe, bistro and the Student Union Bar (SUB).
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 - Sherwood Fitness Club
The Sherwood 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:
Squash courts / multifunction room
There is a squash court which doubles as a group fitness/aerobics room.
Oval and Pavilion
A floodlit football oval is serviced by a large pavilion with shower, toilet and canteen facilities.
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.
Warrnambool campus is home to the 9-hole Sherwood Golf Course which is within walking distance from the residences.
The on-campus bar 'The SUB' has a bar area, dance floor with a stage and a new decking area that overlooks the Hopkins River for relaxing summer days/nights.