GSA Closure Resources

We wish you all a safe, happy and healthy holiday!

GSA will be closed from 18th December 2021 until 3rd January 2022. 17/12/2021 will be last working day for this year and 4/1/2022 will be first working day next year.

Please note our phones will not be manned during this time. If you need to contact the University please call 13MELB (13 6352).

Below are resources for you to access during the closure period, including opportunities to volunteer, links to services to help with your wellbeing over the break, family activities and lots of ideas for “things to do”.

University resources

Gaining experience over the summer

  • Looking to volunteer your time helping others, or gaining experience? Visit Seek Volunteer, or Go Volunteer
  • Melbourne Summer Program – Looking for something to do over the summer? Get to know other students, connect with the University of Melbourne community and get a head start on 2021 with the Melbourne Summer Program.

Things to do

Places to visit
Virtual tours available

If you’re not feeling as ready to leave the house too much yet, here are a variety of activities you can do at home!

Family activities to do at home

How to have a covid-safe picnic

Here is a helpful resource regarding how to picnic safely at the moment – link


If you are needing mental health support, please don’t hesitate to access the wide range of services available to you. If you are in need of immediate help – call Lifeline at 13 11 14, or Beyond Blue via this link