Discover Melbourne at Dookie

Sunday 11 September 2022
10am-2pm
Dookie campus, 940 Dookie-Nalinga Road, Dookie

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Experience life at Melbourne

Thinking about studying at uni? Come and experience UniMelb life for yourself at our Dookie campus and learn about our key disciplines and pathway opportunities across our undergraduate and diploma courses.

What's on at Discover Melbourne at Dookie?

Meet our Melbourne community

Meet academics, future student teams and current students to get a better understanding of your study options and the careers they can lead to.

Discover Access Melbourne opportunities

Find out how to apply for Access Melbourne, our special entry access scheme, offering guaranteed entry to eligible students from regional and remote areas.

See how our curriculum works

Join in-person sessions to see the Melbourne curriculum in action and learn how it can prepare you for a future-oriented workplace.

Tour the Dookie campus

Take a tour of the Dookie campus and see how it’s a focal point for key research, teaching and technology development that is helping to shape the future of agriculture in Australia.

What's on

10:00 am - 10:50 am

Imagine yourself at Melbourne

Hear about all things Melbourne including the Melbourne Curriculum, study areas and scholarships, as well as prerequisite subjects and entry requirements.

11:00 am - 11:45 am
  • Discover the Bachelor of Science
  • Discover the Bachelor of Agriculture
  • Discover health at Melbourne
  • Discover the Bachelor of Commerce
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm
  • Discover the Bachelor of Science
  • Discover the Bachelor of Agriculture
  • Discover health at Melbourne
  • Discover the Bachelor of Commerce
  • The student experience at Melbourne

Hear from our current students about what they were thinking when they were in your shoes. We’ll talk about surviving VCE and how to choose a course and what uni is really like.

1:00 pm - 1:45 pm
  • Discover the Bachelor of Science
  • Discover the Bachelor of Agriculture
  • Discover health at Melbourne
  • Discover the Bachelor of Commerce
All Day
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Course Information and Student Services

Explore course pathways and find out about exchange, careers and internships, scholarships and accommodation and colleges.

All Day
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Meet Murrup Barak

Murrup Barak will be joined from the Academy of Sport, Health and Education (ASHE) and will have a booth set up all day to be accessible for any Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students requiring any information.

Dookie campus is an agricultural facility set on the tranquil rolling hills between Shepparton and Benalla in Victoria, Australia. Situated on 2,440 hectares the campus includes a small community which houses our students and teaching staff, merino sheep, an orchard, robotic dairy, winery and a natural bush reserve. The campus can be found at 940 Dookie-Nalinga Rd, Dookie VIC 3647.

To ensure the health, safety, and wellbeing of our community we have COVIDSafe plans in place across the Dookie campus. As part of these plans, the University:

  • Observes COVIDSafe behaviours, and
  • Strongly recommends wearing of masks indoors and where physical distancing isn’t possible.

Please also note:

  • Discover Melbourne at Dookie attendees can read about COVID-19 vaccination at the University.
  • Discover Melbourne at Dookie attendees should complete a symptom self-assessment prior to leaving home and not come to the event if they are unwell, even with very mild symptoms, and even if testing negative on a rapid antigen test.
  • Discover Melbourne at Dookie attendees should not come to the event if they are required to isolate or quarantine for any reason and/or awaiting results of a COVID-19 test. They are also encouraged to reconsider their need to attend the event if they are a household or close contact.
  • If an attendee becomes unwell or develops COVID19 related symptoms during the event, they should leave campus immediately and follow the University’s COVID-19 testing and notification advice.
  • If an attendee tests positive to COVID-19 within 48 hours of attending Discover Melbourne at Dookie, they should follow the University’s COVID-19 testing and notification advice and notify the Public Health Network.
  • If someone who attends Discover Melbourne at Dookie subsequently reports a positive COVID-19 test result, it will be listed on the COVID-19 cases on campus webpage. Attendees are encouraged to monitor this site following the event for information related to any potential exposures to COVID-19 at Discover Melbourne at Dookie.

Read more about the University’s COVIDSafe measures.

Friends and family are welcome to attend Discover Melbourne at Dookie, whether they have registered or not.

Need support?

If you have questions about Discover Melbourne at Dookie or related to future study at Melbourne, you can enquire with our student support team.

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