Getting around Melbourne
Follow the taxi signs at the airport. A taxi costs ~$65 to The University of Melbourne.
|Silver Top Taxi||13 10 08|
|Black Cabs||13 22 27|
The airport express bus that travels directly to Southern Cross train station. Tickets cost $19 one way and can be purchased online or at the airport on arrival.
Public Transport Victoria
Melbourne trains, trams and buses are organised by Public transport Victoria. Route and timetable information can be accessed on the PTV website.
To use all forms of public transport, you need to purchase a myki card at any ticket office window or 7-Eleven store and top it up with a dollar value to pay for your travel. Then simply touch on and touch off every time you use a train, tram or bus.
|2 Hour fare||$4.40|
More detailed information is available on the myki website.
The closest tram stop to Old Arts is on Tram Route 19 - Stop 11 University of Melbourne/Royal Parade.
The closest tram stop to University College is on Tram Route 19 - Stop 13 Gatehouse St/Royal Parade.
In an emergency
|Ambulance, fire and police||000|
|Carlton Police||03 9347 1377|
|Royal Melbourne Hospital||03 9342 7000|
|Royal Dental Hospital||03 9341 1000|
University of Melbourne
03 8344 6666 or
1800 246 066
CoEDL summer school
03 8344 7626 or
043 1038 434
After hours medical advice
|Nurse on call||1300 60 60 24 (24 hours)|
|Afterhours GP helpline||
1800 022 222
(6pm‐8am Mon‐Sat,12pm – 8am Sun/Mon)
Chemist Warehouse (03) 9347 6531 (8am – 9pm)
Victoria Market, 592 Elizabeth St, Melbourne
Health Smart Pharmacy (03) 9349 1222 (8am – 7pm)
5 Grattan St, Parkville
Restaurants and Food stores
A small selection on campus in Union House.
A wide selection of restaurants and a supermarket on Lygon Street, Carlton.
A selection of restaurants in North Melbourne.
A small shopping centre with a supermarket and restaurants in and around it at Barkly Square, Brunswick.
A multitude of options in the CBD.