Events

Whether you are studying at one of our campuses, or studying online, your UQLife is what you make it!

The UQLife team are proud to present a range of events across all our campuses and online platforms to help you to engage and connect with others, enhance your UQ experience and help you to feel part of the UQ Community.

If you are studying from overseas, many of our online events happen on UQ websites and across our social accounts on Facebook and Instagram and you may need to access these sites with a Virtual Private Network. Find out about UQ's VPN.

COVID Safe Events

All events and spaces are operating in line with current guidelines. We ask that you please practice social distancing at all times.

You may attend an event or activity at a UQ location providing:

  • Have not been in close contact with an active COVID-19 case and are required to quarantine
  • You are feeling well and have not had a fever, cough, sore throat, headache, distorted sense of taste, shortness of breath, chills, vomiting or any cold/flu like symptoms within the last 24 hours.

Upcoming events

Painting by Dick Roughsey of a group of First Nations peoples standing close to a beach staring out at a white shop in the distance.

GOMA - Get Up, Stand Up: Indigenous Australian Art Collection

28 June 2022 9:45am20 November 2022 5:00pm
Drawn from the Collection, this exhibition of works by Indigenous Queensland artists demonstrates the makers’ engagement with cultural, familial, historical and political movements, their assertion of sovereignty and desire for political and social equality.
Extreme close up of a light brown eye. This is an art piece by Dylan River, Kaytetye people, and the work is titled "Untitled (Bungalow)", 2022

4th National Indigenous Art Triennial: Ceremony

26 August 2022 9:00am26 November 2022 5:00pm
Ceremony remains central to the creative practice of many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists. Visit UQ Art Museum between 26 August - 26 November to see the Ceremony exhibit.
Extreme close up of a hazel eye

4th National Indigenous Art Triennial: Ceremony exhibition

13 September 2022 2:45pm26 November 2022 4:00pm
The 4th National Indigenous Art Triennial: Ceremony is the National Gallery’s flagship exhibition of contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art. See the exhibit at the UQ Art Museum before 26 November 2022.
Woman standing on cliff's edge with her arms extended towards the ocean in front of her.

Oceanic Thinking exhibition

13 September 2022 2:45pm17 December 2022 4:00pm
Oceanic Thinking is the inaugural exhibition of the multi-year project Blue Assembly. In collaboration with campus partners including UQ’s Centre for Marine Science, the project coincides with the UN Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021-2030).

Self-Compassion Chats

30 September 2022 3:00pm4:00pm
Join a free, live zoom session to discuss key topics and themes we are all affected by during difficult times
Mobile police beat truck

Qld Police Service – Mobile Police Beat

5 October 2022 9:30am2:00pm
A Mobile Police Beat will be present on campus at St Lucia staffed by a diverse range of officers during Sexual Violence Awareness Month.
White flower against a blue cloudy sky

Connecting with Community Supports

5 October 2022 10:00am2:00pm
This event brings together a diverse range of sexual assault support and response services to hold information stalls and conduct short workshops. Students and staff will have the opportunity to connect with both internal and external services and learn more about the support options and pathways.
Iphone with purple wallpaper and a variety of social media apps on a page

eSafety Commission Workshop

5 October 2022 10:30am11:00am
Learn about online trends and strategies to support safe online experiences.
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Reporting Sexual Violence – Qld Police Service

5 October 2022 11:00am11:30am
Hear from Detective Acting Senior Sergeant Kate Maxwell on the QPS reporting options and what the reporting process looks like for survivors.
Drawing of two small people sitting on large hand and engaged in conversation, with "Listen to survivors" written inside a speech bubble come out of a telephone receiver.

Brisbane Rape and Incest Survivors Support Centre Workshop

5 October 2022 11:30am12:00pm
Learn more about the services that BRISSC provides to women survivors of sexual violence.

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Call for Partners

UQLife is always looking for partners for our events and opportunities to collaborate with faculties, student clubs and societies and other UQ affiliated bodies throughout the year. If you are interested in partnering or would like to know more, please contact the UQLife team.

Email: uqlife@uq.edu.au