More support for international students in need

Michaela Hosking Holmesglen Staff • 19 July 2021

The Victorian Government is making sure our international students are not left behind!


Here is a list of various support initiatives available to Victorian international students. 


Foodbank International Student Pop-Up Store 


Offering FREE and culturally diverse food and pantry items to international students. Located at Aurora Melbourne Central, 230 LaTrobe Street, Melbourne, the Pop-Up Store is open 10am – 2pm every Monday, Wednesday and Friday (excluding public holidays). 

A good services to keep in mind if you live within the 5km boundary. 


Australian Red Cross Emergency Hardship Support Program

For those who require financial relief including Extreme Hardship Support Program to meet urgent needs during the COVID-19 pandemic. This program has now been extended to the end of October 2021. 


Study Melbourne's COVID-19 support hub for International Students

A great place to keep updated with information current and accurate information relating to COVID-19 and connect you to resources that can help.


Also remember to check the Holmesglen's Website for updated international student support.