Our Services

What we offer

Box Hill Institute offer a number of discounted services, some that are delivered by students as part of their study. Services are available to the public.

English Language Skills

Adult Migrant English Program


The Adult Migrant English Program (AMEP) provides up to 510 hours of English language tuition to eligible migrants and humanitarian entrants to help them learn foundation English language and settlement skills, enabling them to participate socially and economically in Australian society.

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At Box Hill Institute Barbershop we offer mens haircuts, shaves, and grooming, all for only $5. Bookings are not required and walkins are welcome. The barbershop is open to the students, employees and the public on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 9am – 4pm.

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Box Hill Business Enterprise Centre

We know that small business is actually a big deal! There are over two million businesses in Australia making up the backbone of our local economy, industry and workforce. Many of our students are either working in small business now or will be in the future.

Our Business Enterprise Centre provides training, mentoring and general business advice to small businesses in Melbourne and in the Goulburn Murray Region in Victoria.

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Flowers on Elgar

Flowers on Elgar offers an affordable range of fresh and artificial products created by Box Hill Institute floristry students. Whether it’s a special event, wedding, birthday or you need something to brighten your home, we are able to assist. We are open Monday to Wednesday during school terms.

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Fountains Restaurant

Fountains Restaurant is Box Hill Institute’s premier training restaurant. The quality menu showcases the best of seasonal produce, and the culinary style fuses the traditional with the modern. Having been in operation for over 30 years, Fountains has produced award-winning chefs including Tobie Puttock, George Calombaris, Guy Grossi, and Curtis Stone.

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Hair and Beauty Salon

The Hair and Beauty Salon offers a variety of hair and beauty services from haircuts and colour, to facials and spray tans. We also offer a wide range of services at our day spa including manicures, waxing, hot stone massage, facials, and more. Students who perform these services are assessed on their professionalism, level of service and the overall final result of your treatment or service.

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Lilydale Lakeside Children’s Centre

The Lilydale Lakeside Children’s Centre offers long day care, three and four-year-old kindergarten programs, a Maternal and Child Health centre, family services, a playgroup, and a toy library. We provide a safe, caring environment for children and our indoor and outdoor spaces are designed to encourage children to develop self-reliance and self-esteem.

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Conference & Events Centre

Lilydale Lakeside Conference & Events Centre

Lilydale Lakeside conferencing facilities are set on the doorstep of the scenic Yarra Valley and cater for a wide selection of events and functions. There is a variety of rooms to choose from with facilities dedicated to meet your conferencing needs. Whether it is a meeting for 10 or a conference for 200, we can arrange our rooms to make certain your meeting, conference or event is a standout success.

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Pets on Elgar

Pets on Elgar is a veterinary clinic run by veterinary nursing and pet grooming students. Services include annual health checks, vaccinations, microchipping, minor surgical procedures, hydrobathing, and pet grooming for dogs, cats and rabbits. All services are performed by our students under supervision.

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PlayBox Playgroup

The PlayBox playgroup is an early learning program open to the public and led by our Early Childhood teachers and Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care students. Each session involves children engaging in developmentally appropriate learning experiences and routines.

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Point of View Cafe

Lilydale Lakeside

The Point of View café is a hidden gem overlooking the magnificent and expansive green lawns of Box Hill Institute’s Lilydale Lakeside campus and within easy walking distance to the beautiful Lillydale Lake. With seating for up to 60, the café showcases fresh, local Yarra Valley produce through an all day brunch menu.

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Room Hire

Hire a room at any of our campuses

Box Hill Institute provides state of the art venues ideal for business, government, educational and community group events, training and meetings. Our facilities are available to hire at reasonable rates in Melbourne CBD, Box Hill and Lilydale.

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Skills and Jobs Centres

The Skills and Jobs Centres offer a range of services including careers advice, information on potential jobs and relevant training courses, areas of skills shortage or future growth, workshops to improve your job search skills, links with local employers, and referrals to other services including welfare assistance, financial guidance and disability support.

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Yarra Ranges Tech School

Yarra Ranges Tech School (YRTS) offer a range of hands-on programs centred on Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM) skills to their 20 partner schools. They not only run school based programs but also host multiple community events focused on Space, Earth, Science, Robotics and careers in specific industry sectors.

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