Food


The Hive Café

Location: VE Building

Semester opening hours: 8.00am to 5.00pm, Monday - Friday

Non-semester opening hours: 8.00am to 4.00pm, Monday - Friday. Closed for Christmas shutdown.

Providing people who want to eat healthy with a fast, easy and nutritious solution. The café serves a range of grab-and-go salads, wraps and sandwiches as well as a diverse range of chef-prepared meals which are restaurant quality, calorie controlled, low in sodium, free from preservatives and additives.

Drop in for great coffee and pick up a healthy snack.


Gloria Jeans Coffee

Location: US-201, Shortland Building

Semester opening hours: 8.00am to 6.00pm, Monday - Friday

Non-semester opening hours: 9.00am to 5.00pm, Monday - Friday. Closed for Christmas shutdown.

Chill out and indulge at Gloria Jean's Coffees with your favourite drink of choice. Serving a quality selection of hot and cold drinks from the classic cappuccino to their signature cold-brew iced coffee.

There is also a tempting selection of sweet and savoury food options to choose from, including gluten free and vegan.


Mamaduke Café

Location: US-231, Shortland Building

Semester opening hours: 8.00am to 6.00pm, Monday - Friday

Non-semester opening hours: 9.00am to 5.00pm, Monday - Friday. Closed for Christmas shutdown.

Mamaduke is a cosy cafe that is the perfect place to meet up with friends for a coffee or bite to eat. The cafe seats 100 and offers a-la-carte style menu with seasonal specials for breakfast, lunch and special event bookings for functions and cocktail parties.


McLarty Dining

Location: US-235, Shortland Building

Semester opening hours: 8.00am to 6.00pm, Monday - Friday

Non-semester opening hours: 9.00am to 5.00pm, Monday - Friday. Closed for Christmas shutdown.

Cold and hot meals including salads, kebabs, wraps, pasta, pizza, hamburgers and chips.


Newy Convenience Shortland (Pinkies)

Location: US-222, Shortland Building

Semester opening hours: 8.00am to 7.00pm, Monday - Thursday. 8.00am to 5.00pm, Friday

Non-semester opening hours: 9.30am to 2.00pm, Monday - Friday. Closed for Christmas shutdown.

You can purchase lollies, chocolate, fresh fruit, sandwiches, yoghurt, drinks, chips, ice cream, pies, sausage rolls and general supplies including stationery. Everything you need to get you through your uni day!


Noodle Bar Cafe

Location: US-235, Shortland Building

Semester opening hours: 8.00am to 6.00pm, Monday - Friday

Non-semester opening hours: 9.00am to 5.00pm, Monday - Friday. Closed for Christmas shutdown.

Let our experienced chefs serve your favourite, made-to-order rice and noodle dishes, with a great selection of beef, chicken, vegetarian and seafood meals.


Sinofood Cafe Shortland

Location: US-304, Shortland Building

Semester opening hours: 8.00am to 8.00pm, Monday - Friday

Non-semester opening hours: 8.30am to 4.00pm, Monday - Friday. Closed for Christmas shutdown.

If you're after authentic Chinese food, Sinofood Café is the place to curb your cravings. They make mouth-watering dumplings fresh onsite and bubble tea with toppings of the day.


Sprout Cafe Shortland

Location: L-271, Auchmuty Library

Semester opening hours: 8.00am to 7.00pm, Monday - Thursday. 8.00am to 6.00pm, Friday

Semester weekends: 11.00am to 4.00pm

Non-semester opening hours: 8.00am to 4.00pm, Monday - Friday. Closed for Christmas shutdown.

Along with 10/10 coffee, Sprout serves a delicious array of fresh sandwiches, salads, wraps, muffins and heartier meals such as pastas and curries. There are meals for everyone with gluten free, vegetarian and vegan options available.


Subway

Location: US-226, Shortland Building

Semester opening hours: 8.00am to 6.00pm, Monday - Friday

Non-semester opening hours: 9.00am to 5.00pm, Monday - Friday. Closed for Christmas shutdown.

Subway is a fast-food franchise that primarily offers healthy submarine sandwiches and salads. Subway is a popular choice for lunch on campus with both students and staff. They offer a huge range of fresh subs (including yummy breakfast subs!), wraps, salads, cold drinks and the famous Subway cookie!

Gluten-free and vegetarian options, as well as catering, are available.


The Juice Doctor Cafe

Location: SCH-306, The Forum

Semester opening hours: 7.00am to 7.00pm, Monday - Friday. 8.00am to 2.00pm, weekends.

Non-semester opening hours: 7.00am to 7.00pm, Monday - Friday. 8.00am to 2.00pm, weekends. Closed for Christmas shutdown.

The Juice Dr provides all things fresh from delicious fruit salads, healthy wraps, fruit smoothies, freshly made fruit and vegetable juices and coffee. You can also stock up on your bulk bag of coffee beans.


Think Coffee Co.

Location: US-227, Shortland Building

Semester opening hours: 7.00am to 5.30pm, Monday - Friday

Non-semester opening hours: 9.00am to 5.00pm, Monday - Friday. Closed for Christmas shutdown.

Serving a selection of coffees, teas, juices and smoothies, as well as a range of healthy snack and meal options.


Uni Bakehouse

Location: US-143, Shortland Building

Semester opening hours: 8.00am to 5.00pm, Monday - Friday

Non-semester opening hours: 9.00am to 3.00pm, Monday - Friday. Closed for Christmas shutdown.

The Uni Bakehouse is all about delicious food at affordable prices. They serve a great range of fresh bakery items including sausage rolls, pies, pastries, muffins and other sweet treats. Uni Bakehouse has worked its way into the hearts of students and staff at the Uni and aims to offer the best-tasting, value for money food with the friendliest and fastest service on campus.

Make sure you like their Facebook page for cheaper than cheap afternoon discounts!

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