Research at scale

Purpose-built for innovation and collaboration, Fishermans Bend campus will bring researchers, students and industry together for industrial-scale exploration to solve global challenges. Providing access to world-class facilities and talent, we will innovate solutions in energy, affordable housing, sustainable transport and more.

Stage 1 of the campus will be an engineering and design innovation hub. Facilities will be purpose built for the Melbourne School of Engineering and the Faculty of Architecture Building and Planning.

— Better and safer buildings
— Cultural and sustainable landscapes
— Future cities
— Healthy communities and infrastructure
— Indigenous place
— Practice and construction innovation
— Urban planning and design

— Energy
— Sustainable mining

— Aerodynamics
— Autonomous systems
— Design and creative research
— Defence technologies
— Hydrodynamics
— Transport technologies

Industry partnerships

Purpose built for industry-led projects and large scale testing and prototyping, the campus at Fishermans Bend offers an unparalleled opportunity for industry to partner with us.

Local and international companies can colocate on site, partner on research and development, and access world class facilities to translate research into market-ready solutions.

To find out more contact us: fishermans-bend@unimelb.edu.au

A Living Lab

The campus provides a live setting to co-create solutions to real world problems. From short term experiments to longer term initiatives, we can embed these opportunities for research, education and innovation in all stages of the Fishermans Bend campus project, including design, construction, and operation.

Find out how to get involved here