Public Transport

Visit Public Transport Victoria for times and more detail about public transport options.

Maps and directions to IBAS are available on this website. 

Heidelberg Station (on the Eltham/Hurstbridge line) is adjacent to the Austin Hospital. It is a 5-10 minute walk from the station to the Sleep and Respiratory Laboratory (see maps and directions page).

IBAS can be reached by buses that stop either at Heidelberg train station or along Burgundy Street.

Heidelberg Station
The following buses stop at Heidelberg Station, which is then a 5-10 minute walk through the Austin Hospital to the Sleep and Respiratory Laboratory (see maps and directions page).

546: Melbourne University via Clifton Hill
(this bus travels from Queen Victoria Market - Melbourne University – Alexandra Parade – Clifton Hill Station – Heidelberg Road – Lower Heidelberg Road – Heidelberg Station)

551: La Trobe University via Upper Heidelberg Road
(this bus travels from La Trobe University – Waterdale Road – Upper Heidelberg Road – Burgundy Street – Heidelberg Station)

903: Mordialloc via Doncaster Shopping Centre, Box Hill and Chadstone
(for this leg of the trip the bus travels from Mordialloc – Oakleigh – Holmesglen – Burwood – Box Hill – Doncaster Shoppingtown – Manningham Road – Heidelberg Station)

903: Altona via Northland and DFO and Sunshine.
(for this leg of the trip the bus travels from Altona – Sunshine – Essendon – DFO Essendon – Bell Street – Coburg Station – Preston Station – Northland Shopping Centre – Bell Street – Heidelberg Station)

Burgundy Street
The following buses stop on Burgundy Street, which is then a 3 minute walk to the Sleep and Respiratory Laboratory  (see maps and directions page).

513: Eltham/Glenroy via Greensborough or Lower Plenty.
(this bus travels from Eltham – Greensborough – Rosanna – Heidelberg (Burgundy Street) – Bell Street – Coburg Station – Glenroy Station)

551: See above

903: See above


Interstitial lung disease (ILD) is a chronic lung condition that causes stiff lungs and restricts sufferers from taking a deep breath. Exercise in a gym, such as walking or riding a bike, can help make...

Notch monitoring in sleepNOTCH MONITORING IN SLEEP

Sleep apnea is a condition where breathing is abnormal during sleep. There are two main forms of sleep apnea: obstructive and central. For obstructive sleep apnea, breathing is reduced because the airway...

Good sleep more essential than ever during COVID-19GOOD SLEEP MORE ESSENTIAL THAN EVER DURING COVID-19

This Sleep Awareness Week, Austin Health's sleep experts remind us all that sleep is integral to good health, particularly at times when we're under stress.

Professor David Berlowitz receives over 7 million in grantsPROFESSOR DAVID BERLOWITZ RECEIVES OVER 7 MILLION IN GRANTS

University of Melbourne Chair of Physiotherapy at Austin Health, Professor David Berlowitz has had quite a memorable week.

Finally, after much demand, IBAS is now on Twitter!FINALLY, AFTER MUCH DEMAND, IBAS IS NOW ON TWITTER!

Many have asked, when will IBAS be on Twitter. We are happy to announce that IBAS is finally there!

Do you have Spinal cord injury? Tired?  Get treated!DO YOU HAVE SPINAL CORD INJURY? TIRED? GET TREATED!

Melbourne researchers have found that 80 percent of people with quadriplegic spinal injuries have sleep apnoea. It's having a big effect on their lives but they don't know they have it, and they don't know it can be treated.

Institute for Breathing and Sleep

Level 5, Harold Stokes Building, Austin Hospital
145 Studley Road
Heidelberg, Victoria, 3084

(03) 9496 5390

Email Us