Why study with me at La Trobe in Wodonga, Victoria?

Academic Opportunities


If you’re an aspiring ecologist, biologist, or conservationist (or just someone who likes the outdoors), there are few places better in Australia to study than the Albury-Wodonga region. Here are some of the reasons why:

  1. It’s easy to get outside to enjoy the outdoors fast. Albury-Wodonga is adjacent to the Alps, which offer skiing in the winter, and hiking in the summer. The Murray River is a great place to swim, go for a relaxing float, or go fishing. There are heaps of bike paths around the towns, as well as mountain bike trails in the hills.

  2. Compared to Australia’s larger cities, the cost of living is much lower, so your stipend will go farther. It’s easy to find inexpensive places to live close enough to the Uni to walk or ride a bike in.

  3. Albury-Wodonga is small, but it’s not that