If you are looking for our partner organisation Orygen Youth Health Clinical Program operated by Melbourne Health who provide specialist youth mental health assessment and treatment to 15–24 year olds in the western and north western areas of Melbourne please visit or for referrals call their triage service 1800 888 320.

Orygen's main office is located in Parkville, Victoria.

Street address: 35 Poplar Rd, Parkville VIC 3052 Australia
Postal address: Locked Bag 10, Parkville VIC 3052 Australia

Email: Please use the contact form below

Main number: +61 3 9966 9100
Media and communications: + 61 419 433 265
Executive office: +61 3 9966 9574
Research administration: +61 3 9966 9571
Finance: +61 3 9966 9575
Human Resources: +61 3 9966 9569
Facilities management: +61 3 9966 9500

Opening Hours: 9am-5pm (AEDT)

We currently only operate clinical services in the north and north west of Melbourne through our headspace centres.

If you need to access a clinical service and you live in another part of Australia you can access a range of services through the headspace centres operating around Australia. Visit for more information.

International student mental health advice line

The Orygen mental health advice line is available to counselling and wellbeing staff working in the education sector across Victoria, including international student peer workers and support staff from Study Melbourne, that provide support to international students. Education providers include secondary schools, TAFE, private training providers and registered training organisations and universities located in Victoria.

The advice line provides practical consultation and support, with clinical advice provided by senior clinicians from Orygen.

The telephone number for the advice line is: 0409 016 403.
The service is available Monday-Friday, 9am-4.30pm.

Do You Need Help Urgently?

If the situation is an emergency please call 000.
If you wish to speak to someone immediately who can help call:

Kids Helpline
1800 55 1800

Lifeline Australia
13 11 14

Contact form

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Media contact

For all media enquiries, please contact Susannah Walker, Communications and Media Manager on 0419 433 265 or email

Visiting Orygen

Orygen has recently moved into its new facility at the Parkville site. Our address is still 35 Poplar Road in Parkville. The map below shows how to access our new facility. 


There is paid parking available at the Parkville site on a per hour basis with a daily maximum of $12 per day.

The machine takes $2, $1, 50c, 20c coins and does not give change.

Public transport:

The Orygen Parkville site is close to the Royal Park train station and the Number 58 Tram.