Maps and parking

George Singer Building, Bundoora campus

OTARC is located at La Trobe University's Melbourne Campus in Bundoora.

We have three physical locations on campus:

  1. Our research office reception
  2. The Child Development Unit (CDU)
  3. The Margot Prior Autism Intervention Centre (co-located with the La Trobe University’s Community Children's Centre).

Visiting OTARC is by appointment only.

Our reception office is located on Level 2 of the Biological Sciences 2 (BS2) building, room 252.  Access to the BS2 building is via the Level 2 entrance of the George Singer building.

Opening Hours:
Mon: 9am–4:30pm
Tue: 9am–4:30pm
Wed: 9am–4:30pm
Thu: 9am–4:30pm
Fri: 9am–4:30pm
Sat: Closed
Sun: Closed

Public Holidays: Closed, except for Labour Day and Melbourne Cup Day.

Telephone: 03 9479 2497


The closest parking to OTARC reception is in car parks 8 and 9.

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Visiting the CDU or OTARU is by appointment only.

The CDU and the Olga Tennison Autism Research Unit (OTARU) are located on Level 2 of the George Singer Building.

Opening Hours:
By appointment only.


You should enter via the north gate and proceed to either car park 8 or 9. The George Singer building is a short walk from there. If you have  accessibility needs, please advise these when you make your appointment.

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The Margot Prior Autism Intervention Centre (also known as the Autism-Specific Early Learning and Care Centre) is located on the east side of the Melbourne campus. You can access this the Ring Road between car park 6 and the AgriBio Building.

Hours of Operation

The La Trobe University Community Children's Centre is open Monday to Friday from 7:30am to 6:15pm.

Centre Closure

  • First two weeks of January
  • Australia Day
  • Easter (including Tuesday)
  • ANZAC day
  • Queens Birthday
  • AFL Grand Final Eve
  • Usually around the 23 December

Contact Details

Location maps

The Centre has a 15 minute pickup drop off zone at the front of the building, we also have disabled access.

Child Care Centre Map (PDF)