The coastal capital of Victoria, Melbourne, is Australia's most liveable city and the world's second most liveable place. Famous for its great coffee, food, sports, cultural landmarks and laid-back friendly citizens, Melbourne has everything from the bustling city life to beautiful beaches and majestic mountains. It has been recognised as a UNESCO City of Literature and a global centre for street art, live music and theatre. It has a population over 5 million and 8 public Universities, including the University of Melbourne and Monash University; which are actively being served by the Melbourne UBF chapter.

Come meet

Melbourne UBF community

Director and Contact: M. Joseph Yang (Email:

Campuses served: University of Melbourne, Monash University

Regional Activities: Oceania Summer Bible Conference, Easter/Christmas Worship Services, Winter Conference etc.

Renting Scout hall for Sunday Worship Services and serving fellowship at homes

Things you can do

  • Weekly bible studies and Sunday Worship Services
  • Tuesday night fellowship held at church members houses (Bible discussion and games)
  • Melbourne/Victoria tours and trips to mountains, beaches, cultural landmarks, parks etc.
  • Conferences, including messages, special lectures, bible studies, games and fellowship (Held during the Winter and Summer breaks)

Important notes

  • Single person estimated monthly costs $1,300 (without rent)
  • Host family from Melbourne chapter can accommodate short-term stay, long-term stay must find their own accommodation
  • Education and living costs in Australia