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WHAT’S ON

All work and no play makes for a very dull student experience! UniLife is here to bring the fun to you – we put on heaps of cool events, pop ups and throw the biggest and best parties. Live music, art, sport, gaming, competitions, tours and workshops – we do it all!

The best thing? For UniLife members it’s all FREE! Free food, free music, free student parties, free games, free workshops… there’s heaps of opportunities to meet and mingle with other students and enjoy the lighter side of campus life.

You’ll be talking about our iconic events for years to come – Garden Party, O-Festival, Oktoberfest… it’s the epitome of student life. Plus there’s always our regular events that run every week, so grab your gang for some trivia, gaming, table tennis or a relaxing lunch on the lawn… we’ll provide the tunes.


REGULAR EVENTS

Need even more things to get excited about? Every day during session there are regular events that you can enjoy – sit back and watch a lunchtime gig on the lawn, show us your smarts at UniBar trivia or get your game on playing table tennis. There’s never a dull moment!

Trivia

TRIVIA NIGHT

Get your mates together and test your general knowledge at UniBar on Wednesday nights from 5:30PM for your chance to WIN weekly prizes!

Game On

GAME ON

Consider yourself a gaming wizard? Warm up those controller hands and join in on our video game competition with weekly prizes up for grabs. Head to the Building 11 Games Area on Thursdays from 2PM.

Friday Sessions

FRIDAY SESSIONS

Unwind and celebrate the end of the week DJs, happy hour food and drink specials at the UniBar from 4PM.

Table Tennis

TABLE TENNIS TUESDAYS

Fancy yourself the King or Queen of Ping Pong? Can you serve a deadly ace? Warm up those paddles because UniLife Table Tennis Tuesdays is here!

Show your mates how it’s done and compete for weekly prizes. Tuesdays from 3PM in the Building 11 Games Area.

Lunch on the Lawn

LUNCH ON THE LAWN

Join us for Lunch on the Lawn every Wednesday and Thursday during session! There will be live music playing from 12:30PM – 1:30PM, featuring awesome local acts so bring your lunch down to the Duck Pond Lawn and enjoy some tunes and sunshine.

If you would like to be included in our talent database for a chance of a PAID gig, contact us and we will be in touch soon.

Market Alley

MARKET ALLEY

Fish those coins out of the bottom of your bag and treat yourself to some goodies. Get your lollies and nuts, books, pre-loved clothes, plants jewellery and bakery treats at the first Market Alley, every second Wednesday, 9AM – 4PM.

Check out the dates for 2019 or book a stall here.

THE BIG EVENTS

O-Festival

O-FESTIVAL

DURING ORIENTATION WEEK

Enrolment is not all about filling in forms. No way! It’s about celebrating a new life chapter with great entertainment and a bunch of freebies. UniLife will help make the days enjoyable and celebrate into the evening with activities including making a splash at our Pool Party, sharing a night Under the Stars with our outdoor movie and dancing the night away at the O-Party.

LIVE ART WEEK

MAY

An iconic week celebrating all things art! Transporting the campus into a creative paradise with live installations across campus, plus interactive workshops and more. To get involved email us.

Live Art Week
The Jam

THE JAM

MAY

UniLife’s biggest and best band comp! More than just a band comp though, we’re looking for DJ’s, acoustic artists, rock bands – you name it! Great prizes to be won every year including cash, recording time in the studio and future gigs.

STRESS LESS WEEK

END OF SESSION, BEFORE EXAMS

When semester is almost over and exams are just around the corner, we create relaxing, Zen inducing activities free for students. The timetable of events include cultural and nature walks, Flower Pressing, Mandala painting workshop, guided meditation classes, Giant Jaffle Picnic, massages, Yoga, Ball Pit Extravaganza and more.

Stress Less Week
International Week

INTERNATIONAL WEEK

SEPTEMBER

Celebrating diversity amongst our students and wider community. International Week offers an array of cultural activities including food markets, learn a language workshop and cultural dance lessons.

OKTOBERFEST

OCTOBER

One of our most popular events is Oktoberfest! We’re talkin’ pretzels, we’re talkin’ lederhosen, we’re talkin’ bratwurst, and we’re talkin’ loads of beers and live tunes! PROST!

Oktoberfest
Student Parties

STUDENT PARTIES

THROUGHOUT SESSION

UniLife student parties throughout the ages have guaranteed a good night out. Garden Party, End of Session Party, End of Exams Party (Halloween) are some of the best social events hosted at the UniBar during the academic calendar.

FREE FOOD EVENTS

THROUGHOUT SESSION 

Everyone loves free food… Nugfest, Build Your Own Tacos or gourmet dogs, there’s always a tasty treat to be had.

Nugfest Free Food Event

MARKET ALLEY EXHIBITOR APPLICATION

LUNCH ON THE LAWN ENTERTAINMENT ARTIST EXPRESSION OF INTEREST

FOOD VENDOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST