Wellbeing

At Macquarie, we're committed to creating a happy and healthy workplace that values inclusivity and work-life balance. We want to support you in maximising your physical and mental wellbeing while ensuring a work environment that allows you to achieve your full potential.

  • Wellbeing Week 2018

    Don’t miss out on Wellbeing Week! Due to the overwhelming success over the last couple of years we are pleased to announce Wellbeing Week will take place again this year, from 23 October-1 November.

  • Employee Assistance Program - Benestar

    The Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a confidential counselling, coaching and wellbeing service that’s free for all for Macquarie University and entity staff and their immediate family members.

  • Health insurance partner - Medibank

    Protect yourself and your loved ones, with a 9% discount on corporate health cover through Medibank.

  • Sport and Aquatic Centre

    Achieve your health and fitness goals with access to indoor and outdoor heated swimming pools, health club, group fitness classes, squash courts and much more at our Sport and Aquatic Centre. Plus, staff save 30% on membership fees.

  • Medical services and clinics

    You don’t have to go far to get access to some of the best medical services and specialised clinics. Macquarie offers Australia’s first integrated health and research campus, which includes a hospital and a range of specialist MQ Health clinics.

  • Centre for Emotional Health

    The Centre for Emotional health offers highly trained and qualified professionals who provide children, teens and adults with world-leading, evidence-based assessment services and treatment for emotional disorders.

  • Community volunteering

    Helping others helps you! Why not use the two days’ leave the University gives you each year and do good for others?

  • Family support for parents and carers

    Balancing work and family is not easy, but it is important if we are to experience and healthy and happy life.

  • Domestic and family violence

    Macquarie is committed to preventing domestic and family violence, and supporting staff who are affected by it.

  • Useful links

    For more information and resources click here

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