Reply
reem
Frequent Contributor

Road closures, parking and transport

City road closures

For safety reasons, the University will implement the following road closures on Sunday 14 August from 6am to 4pm:
  • Swanston Street between La Trobe and Franklin Streets
  • Little La Trobe Street
  • A’Beckett Street between Swanston and Elizabeth Streets
  • Stewart Street
  • Franklin Street between Swanston and Victoria Streets.
Public transport will not be affected as a result of these street closures.

[Source: Lisa Bates, University Events and Venues]
Vehicle registration –Access to road closure areas

To maintain staff and visitor safety, vehicle access to some areas will be restricted on Open Day. To enter Bowen Street, University Way, Franklin Street, Stewart Street, Buildings 8/10 car park or other road closure areas, you mustpre-register by 5pm Wednesday 10 August.

No vehicle will be allowed to enter or park in the restricted areas without prior permission from University Events and Venues. All vehicles will need to be clear of the restricted areas by 9am on Sunday 14 August. No vehicles will be permitted in Bowen Street between 9am and 4pm (emergency vehicles excepted).

[Source: Lisa Bates, University Events and Venues]
Bundoora staff and volunteer parking

Staff are encouraged to park in the multi-deck car park on Open Day to allow visitors to park in the car park near Plenty Road, which will be the starting point for visitor experience on the day. Parking fees do not apply at the Bundoora campus on Open Day.

[Source: Lisa Bates, University Events and Venues]
Brunswick staff and volunteer parking
 
Staff are reminded that visitors will embark and disembark from the free shuttle bus service in the car park near the Dawson St entrance along the railway line. Please keep these car parks free for the bus.
Staff are encouraged to park in the car park south of Building 514. Parking fees do not apply at the Brunswick campus on Open Day.

[Source: Lisa Bates, University Events and Venues]
Free shuttle bus services on Open day

The City bus stop is located at Russell Street near Alumni Courtyard.

City – Bundoora west – Bundoora east – Bundoora west – City
  • Departing every half hour from 10.30am
  • Trip takes about 35 minutes
  • Final bus departs at 4.30pm from all locations, except final bus departs Bundoora east at 4pm.
City – Brunswick – City
  • Departing every half hour from 10.30am
  • Trip takes 15 minutes
  • Final bus departs at 4.30pm from all locations.
City – RMIT Village – City
  • Departing every 20 minutes from 10.30am
  • Trip takes 5 minutes
  • Final bus departs at 4.30pm from all locations.
Bundoora west – Health Sciences Clinic – Bundoora west
  • Departing every 15 minutes from 10.30 am
  • Trip takes 10 minutes
  • Final bus departs at 4.20pm from all locations.
[Source: Lisa Bates, University Events and Venues]