Active Campus

Sport is an important part of the student experience at the University of Melbourne.

Our Active Campus Program provides sporting, recreational and fitness opportunities for students studying regionally, via rural health rotations or at other non-Parkville campuses.

Campuses

Sporting, recreational and fitness opportunities will vary depending on your place of study and may include:

  • Casual play
    Shoot some hoops or play some table tennis
  • Social team competitions
    Play with friends in local sporting competitions
  • Engage in University club activities
    Trips and tours to the snow, wakeboarding and other adventure destinations
  • Group fitness classes
    Get a taste for group fitness classes on campus
  • Join local sporting clubs
    Play where you study - regionally or in Melbourne

Keep an eye out for the Melbourne University Sport noticeboard on your campus or click on your campus below for more information.

Dookie Campus

Dookie has a long and proud sporting tradition of participating in the annual AG games or playing local footy or netball with Dookie United.

Activity information

Fitness Centre

Day(s): Anytime
Time:
7:00am - 10:00pm
Location:
On campus
Price:
$100 per year
Further information:
Register at the office

Free Group Fitness

Time: Every Tuesday 6.30pm for the month of September
Location:
Advance Fitness Northside, 228 Numurkah Road Shepparton
Further information:
Simply turn up and show your Melbourne University student ID card

Table Tennis

Day(s): Anytime
Time:
Anytime
Price: FREE

Pool Table

Day(s): Anytime
Time:
Anytime
Location:
C Dorm Common Room
Price: FREE

Community Sport

Team up with your friends in one of the local sporting competitions at Major League Indoor Sport and receive subsidised weekly team fees. Email larissa.payne@unimelb.edu.au to find out more!

Shepparton Campus

Take a break from studies and have a little fun! A healthy body equals a healthy mind.


Aquamoves Fitness Centre

Tom Collins Drive, Shepparton VIC

Aquamoves uni membership allow for great flexibility. Choose any combination of units to suit your interest and fitness lifestyle. Three units available: Gymnasium, Aquatics and Group Fitness.

  • 1 x unit $21.30
  • 2 x units 26.00
  • 3 x units $30.60

All prices are direct debit fortnightly

Aquamoves also offers 7 day pass at a 20% discount for The University of Melbourne students. Total price = $40

Community Sport

Team up with your friends in one of the local sporting competitions at Major League Indoor Sport and receive subsidised weekly team fees. Email larissa.payne@unimelb.edu.au to find out more!

Bikes on Campus

UoM Shepparton have 2 bikes available on campus for students and staff to use. Whether you wish to on a weekend bike ride, or commute into town contact UoM Staff to find out bike lock combinations!

Southbank VCA Campus

Fitness Studio

Located on the ground floor of Building 879 the Fitness Studio is the latest addition to the always evolving range of facilities at the campus.

As part of the pilot program we’re pleased to announce that access to the Fitness Studio will be free to all staff and full-time students of the Faculty of Fine Arts and Music until December 2019. To take advantage of this opportunity simply visit the Fitness Studio and book an induction, following your induction your access card will be reconfigured allowing you to swipe into the studio at any time during opening hours.

Ride2Uni Breakfast

Faculty of Fine Arts and Music

University staff and students are invited to the next Ride2Uni breakfast held once a semester! Stay tuned for Semester 1, 2020 Ride2Uni date.

Casual Sport

First Wednesday of every month MU Sport will be providing 'pop up' sport opportunities for students and staff on UoM Faculty of Fine Arts and Music during UMSU lunches. Come along and have a casual play and engage in some social activities at lunch time.

Campus Sport

A variety of fun, social, organised lunchtime competitions for the entire university community. Games are for players of all abilities, so why not get a little hot and sweaty in your lunch break and join in the fun with friends, class-mates or colleagues. Find out details via the Campus Sport page.

Community Sport

Tin Alley Sport offers social sporting competitions for participants from the University and the wider community through after-hours and weekend competitions. For more information head to the Tin Alley Sport page.

Ballarat Campus

Free Beach Volleyball

Grab your classmates and come along and play some beach volleyball on Wednesday 6 Feb 7pm-8.30pm at Major League Indoor Sport, Ballarat.

Free Group Fitness

Ballarat Campus

EQUIPMENT PROVIDED

What to bring? A gym towel, drink bottle and yourself!

Thursday 5 September
Bootcamp
Time: 6.15pm – 7.00pm
Location: UoM Ballarat Tutorial 2

Thursday 12 September

Bootcamp
Time: 6.15pm – 7.00pm
Location: UoM Ballarat Tutorial 2

Thursday 19 September

Bootcamp
Time: 6.15pm – 7.00pm
Location: UoM Ballarat Tutorial 2

Community Sport

Team up with your friends in one of the local sporting competitions at Major League Indoor Sport and receive subsidised weekly team fees. Email larissa.payne@unimelb.edu.au to find out more!

Bikes in Campus

UoM Ballarat have 4 bikes available on campus for students and staff to use. Whether you wish to on a weekend bike ride, or commute into town contact UoM Staff to find out bike lock combinations!

Wangaratta Campus

Free Group Fitness

EQUIPMENT PROVIDED

What to bring? A gym towel, drink bottle and yourself!

Monday 9 September
Metafit
Time: 6.45pm – 7.30pm
Location: YMCA Wangaratta

Monday 16 September

Metafit
Time: 6.45pm – 7.30pm
Location: YMCA Wangaratta

Monday 23 September

Metafit
Time: 6.45pm – 7.30pm
Location: YMCA Wangaratta

Monday 30 September

Metafit
Time: 6.45pm – 7.30pm
Location: YMCA Wangaratta

YMCA Fitness Centre

HP Barr Reserve, Schilling Dr, Wangaratta

Family membership (can be up to 8 students) $31.20 per person per fortnight over 12 month commitment

Single membership $39.00 per fortnight with $90 start-up fee

Bikes on Campus

UoM Wangaratta have 4 bikes available on campus for students and staff to use. Whether you wish to on a weekend bike ride, or commute into town contact UoM Staff to find out bike lock combinations!

Werribee

Fitness Centre

Location: On Campus

Further Information: Register at the Office

Intercollegiate Sport

Be apart of the Intercollegiate Sporting program by representing Kendall Hall

Casual Sport

‘Make use of Squash court, badminton court and basketball ring on campus. Come along and have a casual play and engage in some social activities at lunch time.’

Burnley and Creswick

Check back for more opportunities for these campuses.

Important contacts

For more information about the Active Campus Program, contact:

Larissa Payne
Sport Participation Coordinator
larissa.payne@unimelb.edu.au
+61 3 9035 4673