Unit 3/4 Tiuna Grove, Elwood, Victoria, Australia
(By appointment only)
Closest train station – Elsternwick Station.
Closest tram stops – End of Acland Street (Tram no.16 & 96) and
corner of Nepean Hwy/Glenhuntly Rd (Tram no.67).
From the train or tram stops take Bus number 246 or if you’d like to walk, allow about 20 minutes.
Getting Here – More Details
The number 246 bus passes near by. There are bus stops on either side of the Glenhuntly Road/Broadway roundabout. The 246 bus starts at La Trobe University (north of the city) and runs along Hoddle Street/Punt road, then along the bay and Barkly street before turning into Glenhuntly Road and ending at Elsternwick train station. It then returns to La Trobe University retracing the same route.
Tiuna Grove is off Ormond Road. Entrance by vehicle is only from Ormond Road. The location is the third building on the right. A grey building. Go up the first set of stairs. Parking in Tiuna Grove is limited to 2 hours between November and March each year (Summer period). After your session – Elwood beach is only 150 metres at the end of Tiuna Grove. It is good to take some time out and go for a short walk along the beach after your session.
Getting Here from Interstate/Overseas
If you are coming here from the Melbourne Tullamarine International airport. The quickest and cheapest way to get here is to take the Frankston Shuttle Bus.
Pickup point is in front of the International Arrivals area. The shuttle will drop you off within 100 metres. (Select drop off and pickup point as The Turtle Cafe.)
Pick up for the return trip is The Turtle Cafe (and in front of the The Joinery Cafe.)
Cost is about $25 each way (compared to $80+ for a taxi.) Book a return ticket for around $49. This is fantastic value and convenience.