Things to do in Wantirna
Easily accessible via Eastlink and the Eastern Freeway, Wantirna is a friendly eastern suburb popular with families and those who enjoy a relaxed suburban lifestyle.
Where to eat
Westfield Knox is the standout shopping centre in Wantirna. It’s got you covered for outdoor eateries, bars, cafes and food courts. The best part is, it’s only a 10-minute walk from campus.
Where to shop
Westfield Knox is also your one-stop shop (literally), with over 350 stores under the one roof. Conveniently located right across the road from our campus, you’ll never be short of things to browse.
Where to relax
Need a break from your studies? There are plenty of things to do in Wantirna. Head to any one of the stunning parklands nearby and enjoy some open space and fresh air by yourself or with some friends.
Blind Creek parklands are a favourite hangout spot to kick back with a book, your phone or friends. There’s plenty of shady spots, wide open spaces and a laid-back atmosphere.
Lewis Park, located directly behind Knox Westfield, is another great place to relax. Bring a ball or your workout gear because this park has plenty of room for sports and exercising.
If you’re looking to catch the latest flick, head over to Village cinemas at Knox Westfield — a great way to unwind between classes or after a stressful day.
Sports and recreation activities
Managed in partnership with Knox council, Leisureworks provides access to a gym, aquatic play, cycle studio, personal training and more.
Knox Regional Sports Park
If you are into your sports Knox Regional Sports Park has you covered, right next to Eastlink, it’s home to the State Basketball Centre and the Knox Regional Football Centre. You’ll find two synthetic soccer pitches, an indoor sports stadium, grassed areas and more on this spacious 27-hectare site.
Getting to the Wantirna Campus
Our Wantirna campus is easy to get to with public transport, on-campus parking and cycling options available.