La Trobe’s Hidden Gems: Sustainability Walk

Sustainability is a huge part of everyday life. As we learn more about climate change and what we can do to lessen our impact on the environment. Here at La Trobe, sustainability is a primary focus in everything that they do. Along with these targets are projects like the eco-corridor Nangak Tamboree that protects biodiversity and connects the surrounding communities. Encouraging staff and students to use sustainable transport is another area La Trobe … Continue reading La Trobe’s Hidden Gems: Sustainability Walk

La Trobe’s Hidden Gems: Wildlife Sanctuary

The La Trobe Wildlife Sanctuary has a lot to offer both the public and members of the La Trobe community.  Open between 10am and 3pm everyday except Saturdays, the sanctuary provides the perfect escape. With a variety of walking tracks to follow, you’re bound to see a variety of native flora and fauna. With opportunities for students of all disciplines, plus day and night guided tours, … Continue reading La Trobe’s Hidden Gems: Wildlife Sanctuary

La Trobe’s Hidden Gems: Zen Garden

To have the opportunity to study outdoors among the trees, makes us incredibly lucky here at La Trobe’s Bundoora campus.  With all the different areas across such a large campus, it can be difficult to find that one reliable study space that’s right for you. So, if you’re looking for a quiet place with loads of space then the Zen Garden is for you! Situated between the Peribolos East and West buildings, this … Continue reading La Trobe’s Hidden Gems: Zen Garden

La Trobe’s Hidden Gems: Therapy

Need to heat up your lunch or just want a snack?   Need a place where you can sit down and have a chat, study or pick up a copy of the latest Rabelais magazine. Then this is the place to go.   Sitting snuggly on the west side of the Agora, between Westpac and Grafali’s Coffee Roaster, is Therapy. A larger than life store with everything you could want and more.  With an entire wall and … Continue reading La Trobe’s Hidden Gems: Therapy

La Trobe’s Hidden Gems: Donald Whitehead Building

Most students have already found their perfect study space. You know, the one that’s comfortable, quiet and has space for friends to join. While we all know the library is one of the most ideal places to be, across the Bundoora campus there a few buildings that have some of the best spaces for students to use. One of those is the The Donald Whitehead building. Located near … Continue reading La Trobe’s Hidden Gems: Donald Whitehead Building

La Trobe’s Hidden Gems: Trendall Walk

We all need a little time out from the hustle and bustle of uni life. Sometimes it’s difficult to find the work/life balance and make time to reflect, relax and chat with those around us. That’s why the La Trobe’s Hidden Gems series will show you little pieces of La Trobe that you may not know about.  From events and opportunities happening on campus, to study places (for those days … Continue reading La Trobe’s Hidden Gems: Trendall Walk