Upcoming holiday closures and new opening hours for La Trobe Sport facilities

La Trobe Sport wishes to advise its members and patrons of its opening hours and closure dates for the upcoming holiday period, as well as an adjustment to public holiday opening hours at our facilities in 2024.

Upcoming 2023 Holiday Period Closure Dates

La Trobe Sports Park Stadium (Melbourne Campus)

Closure Dates:

  • University Shutdown Period - Friday 22nd December 2023 – Sunday 7th January 2024 (inclusive)
  • Electrical Shutdown – Thursday 4th January 2024 & Friday 5th January 2024 (inclusive)
  • Facility Re-opening: Monday 8th January 2024 @ 12:00pm

Alternative Opening Hours Period:

  • Monday 8th January 2024 – Sunday 21st January (inclusive): 
    • Alternative Opening Hours Period (Monday – Friday): 12:00pm – 8:00pm
    • Alternative Opening Hours Period (Weekends): 10:00am - 2:00pm

Indoor Sports Centre (Melbourne Campus)

Closure Dates:

  • University Shutdown Period - Friday 22nd December 2023 – Tuesday 2nd January 2024 (inclusive)
  • Facility Re-opening – Wednesday 3rd January 2024
  • Hot Water Mechanical Shutdown Period – Thursday 21st December – Monday 15th January (inclusive) – heating for the pool and Indoor Sports Centre amenities not in operation during this period
    • Please note, the pool will be closed over the University Shutdown Period (as per the above), but will still be operational and available for patron use from Wednesday 3rd January – Monday 15th January from 7:00am – 9:00am and 12:00pm – 4:00pm.

Alternative Opening Hours Period:

  • Wednesday 3rd January 2024 – Sunday 21st January (inclusive): 
    • Alternative Opening Hours Period (Monday – Friday): 7:00am – 7:00pm
    • Alternative Opening Hours Period (Weekends): 8:00am - 2:00pm

Bendigo Sports Centre (Bendigo Campus)

Closure Dates:

  • Bendigo Sports Centre Shutdown Period - Friday 22nd December 2023 – Sunday 14th January 2024 (inclusive)
  • Facility Re-opening – Monday 15th January 2024

Alternative Opening Hours Period:

  • Monday 15th January 2024 – Sunday 21st January (inclusive): 
    • Alternative Opening Hours Period (Monday – Friday): 8:00am – 10:00am and 5:00pm – 7:30pm
    • Alternative Opening Hours Period (Weekends): 10:00am - 12:00pm

Changes to facility operating hours in 2024

On the back of member survey feedback, we have made some changes to our public holiday opening hours at our sport facilities in 2024:

La Trobe Sports Park Stadium (Melbourne Campus)

  • Major event bookings aside, we will now be CLOSED on ALL public holidays at the La Trobe Sports Park Stadium in 2024.

Indoor Sports Centre (Melbourne Campus)

  • With the exception of Good Friday (29 March), Easter Saturday (30 March), Easter Sunday (31 March), Easter Monday (1 April) and Anzac Day (April 25), as well as any major event booking dates, the opening hours for the Indoor Sports Centre will be from 8:00am – 2:00pm on all other public holidays in 2024.

Bendigo Sports Centre (Bendigo Campus)

  • Major event bookings aside, we will now be CLOSED on ALL public holidays at the Bendigo Sports Centre in 2024.

For any further enquiries around our upcoming holiday opening hours, closure dates or new public holiday hours for 2024, please contact our reception team on (03) 9479 2973 or email sport@latrobe.edu.au.

We wish you all a safe and happy holiday period!