Improving the health of our community
Girdlestone St, Ararat 3377
Delacombe Way, Willaura 3379
If you require accommodation please book as soon as you are advised of your placement.
THERE IS NO ACCOMMODATION or PUBLIC TRANSPORT AVAILABLE AT OUR WILLAURA CAMPUS.
An Accommodation Agreement must be completed and signed PRIOR to placement.
Contact Deakin University – Deakin Rural Health
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Telephone: 03 5563 3035 and 03 5563 3503 http://www.deakinruralhealth.com.au/
There is STRICTLY NO VISITORS permitted at the student accommodation.
Please note: Accommodation is available for students ONLY whilst completing placement.
Be aware that due to the high volume of students, you may be allocated a shared room (with one other student).
The Grampians Region can be very cold in winter and weather can be unpredictable at other times of the year, so make sure you bring plenty of warm clothing/bedding.
There is no cost to students. To enable this to continue please assist by turning off lights, heating/cooling when leaving the premises. All house maintenance issues, during office hours are to be reported to the Pyrenees House coordinator immediately on (03) 5352 9760.
For accommodation in Ararat and surrounds, please contact Ararat and Grampians Visitor Information Centre:
There are various organisations providing financial assistance to health professional students completing a regional or rural placement. An example is the Student Support Scheme at Going Rural Health: http://goingruralhealth.com.au/student-information/student-support-scheme/
Your university may also be able to offer assistance.