Opening hours

VU at MetroWest opening hours:

  • Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm (excluding public holidays)

Centre Space Gallery opening hours:

  • Monday and Tuesday, 9am – 5pm

Opening times can be subject to change due to event bookings or exhibition installations. To view exhibitions outside of the specified Gallery hours please contact us to confirm viewing availability.

Public notice

Due to the COVID-19 situation, VU at MetroWest is closed. 

We are following VU protocols and will not reopen until it is safe to do so – the safety and wellbeing of all visitors is our top priority. 

Thank you for your understanding during this difficult time.

Read more information on VU's response to COVID-19.

Location & transport options

How to get there

Download a pdf document showing how to get to VU at MetroWest using public transport and the location of parking.

Public transport

VU at MetroWest is a short walk from Footscray train station or you can access it from the tram stop at the corner of Nicholson St & Droop St (82 tram).


Parking facilities are available in and around the streets of VU at MetroWest. The Coles complex is also nearby, as well as VU's Footscray Nicholson Campus. Free parking is also available at Middle Footscray train station. Find more parking locations on