At the launch

At the launch

Under the agreement, Melbourne Heart’s 30 administrative staff will occupy office space in the University’s Technology Enterprise Centre (TEC), located near the Research and Development Park, whilst their coaches and players have agreed access to the playing fields, gym and swimming pool.

La Trobe will also offer Melbourne Heart players flexible study and assessment options for eligible student-athletes (as a member of Australian Sports Commissions’ Elite Athlete Friendly University Network (EAFU)). The club will also have access to conference facilities and Latrobe’s central hub facilities including the library, retail stores and food outlets.