There are a number of different amenities close to Melbourne Campus, including:
There are a variety of banking/atm facilities nearby, including:
The nearest post office is at 54 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy (corner Gertrude Street).
ACU does not have any childcare facilities on campus. Local childcare services providers are:
Acacia Fitzroy Crèche, 187 Napier Street, Fitzroy (corner Condell Street), phone (03) 9419 1142
St Vincent's Early Learning Centre, 93-103 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy, phone (03) 9288 2764
East West Child Care Coop, 138 George St, Fitzroy, phone (03) 9419 1673
John St Community Early Childhood Co-Operative, 23 John Street, Fitzroy, phone (03) 9419 6659.
A facility is available on the ground floor of 115 Victoria Parade for nursing mothers and parents. This room provides an area for baby changing and breastfeeding.
To access this room visit reception on the ground floor, or dial 9 on the house phones. This facility is available between 8:00am – 5:00pm.
For after-hours use dial 600 (Security) on the house phones for access.
There are a number of medical facilities available near the campus.
St Vincent’s Private Hospital: 59 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy (corner Nicholson Street), phone (03) 9288 2211.
Royal Melbourne Hospital (public hospital): 300 Grattan Street, Parkville, phone (03) 9342 7000.
Victorian Aboriginal Health Service: 186 Nicholson Street, Fitzroy, phone (03) 9419 3000.
North Yarra Community Health - Fitzroy: 75 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy, phone (03) 9411 3555.
Fitzroy Dental: 15 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy, phone (03) 9417 1543.
St Vincent’s Dental Centre: Level 3, 55 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy, phone 1300 85 42 44.
St Vincent’s Pharmacy: Ground Floor, 59 Victoria Parade, Fitzroy, phone (03) 9411 7111.
Chemist Warehouse: 206-210 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy, phone (03) 9417 2917.
Fitzroy is well known for its variety of cosmopolitan cafes and shops. Finding a reasonably priced meal at any of the local cafes, coffee shops, pubs and restaurants will be easy. There are also many take-away and fast-food outlets in the vicinity.
More information about the local area is available at the following sites: