Project progress

Set to open in 2024, Stage 1 of the Fishermans Bend campus will provide large, flexible, interactive spaces for the Melbourne School of Engineering and the Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning to support research at scale, hands on learning, and industry collaboration alongside leading Australian companies.

Concept design development is underway for Stage 1 of the Fishermans Bend campus.

Featured articles

Planning application for site use and development at Fishermans Bend

11 November 2020
The University has submitted an application to the Victorian Government for planning approval for our proposed use and development of the site at Fishermans Bend. Read here to...

A snapshot of the new Fishermans Bend campus

9 March 2020
Southbank News on how the University is "leading the way" in attracting investment in advanced manufacturing to Fishermans Bend Employment Precinct...

Learning environments that go beyond the ordinary

29 February 2020
The master plan for Fishermans Bend campus was one of eight design projects showcased at 2019’s Old School/New School Conference....

Timeline for Stage 1


Campus Development Framework and functional briefs complete

Planning and procurement underway

2020 - 2021

Operational planning

Campus design

Site enabling works

2021 - 2023

Tender and construction


Stage 1 opens