Retail and other services

Christmas/New Year 2016-2017 Services Operating Hours
Campus Life wishes to advise customers of the operating hours over the Christmas/New Year 2016-2017 period at our retail outlets across the Ballarat and Gippsland campuses.


The Hub, located at the western end of the ground floor, Albert Coates Complex and Building E at the SMB Campus, provides a range of healthy, delicious meals and snacks made fresh daily; sandwiches, wraps, rolls, yoghurt, hot food, pastries, salads, cakes, cold drinks, newspapers, coffee and more.

Two-course evening meals are now available in the Albert Coates Complex, Monday to Thursday from 5.30pm-7pm. All welcome!

Opening hours
Monday-Thursday 8.30am–3.30pm, Friday 8.30am–2pm during Semester.
Opening times subject to change during Semester breaks.
Closed on weekends.


FedUni Store, Ballarat is located on the ground floor, T Building, Mt Helen, and stocks a wide range of products including grocery items, newspapers and magazines, FedUni merchandise, coffee, snacks, Australia Post point and much more.

Opening hours

Monday-Thursday 9am–4pm, Friday 9am–2pm during semester.
Opening times subject to change during semester breaks.
Closed on weekends.

FedUni Store, Gippsland is located at 1N108, Gippsland Campus and stocks a wide range of textbook supplies in addition to merchandise and memorabilia.

Opening hours

Monday-Friday 9am-3pm during semester.
Opening times subject to change during semester breaks.
Closed on weekends.

Contact us
Phone: 5327 6096 (Ballarat) or 5122 6310 (Gippsland)

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Ruby's is a contemporary cafe located in the Albert Coates Complex at the Mt Helen Campus, and open to the entire University community. The cafe features a menu to suit all tastes and budgets with gourmet pizza, pasta and salads.

Phone: 5327 9299

Liv It Up Cafe 

Liv It Up Cafe, located in the Ballarat Technology Park, Greenhill Enterprise Centre, Mt Helen offers fully equipped function rooms and facilities as well as cafe and catering services.

Breakfast, light lunches, sit down hearty meals, pizza, coffee and cake are all available as dine in or take-away options for your convenience.

Phone: (03) 5330 3725


Prospects training restaurant has seating for up to 100 guests and offers a variety of options for your upcoming function. Our venue can host large events with full bar facilities or smaller events such as meetings, dinners and luncheons.

For further information or to join our mailing list, visit the Prospects webpage.

Mt Rowan Equestrian Centre

The Equestrian Centre, located at Mt Rowan, just 15 minutes from Ballarat city centre, is now available for hire.

The modern undercover sand dressage arena includes ample car and float parking, wash facilities, kitchenette and storage areas.

Find out more about the Mt Rowan Equestrian Centre.