SWOTVAC Week, Sem 1 2024

From 28-30 May, take a break and find new motivation for studying with some puppy cuddles, snacks and massages! Get creative with a basket weaving workshop and experience the vibrant Blak Markets.



Mini Blak Markets (St Lucia)
Tuesday 28 May
11am-1pm, Student Central (B.42)

Come experience the vibrant Blak Markets at Student Central! Explore and support Indigenous-owned market stalls, artists, and businesses while enjoying local Indigenous cookies. Don't miss the chance to participate in the cultural weaving workshop and immerse yourself in a celebration of Indigenous culture and creativity.
Tuesday, 28 May
St Lucia Campus

Join UQ Respect for a workshop about coercive control, or for a movie screening of The BirdCage (1996) with free popcorn from the Popcorn Man!
Cultural Weaving (Gatton)
Wednesday 29 May
11:30am-1pm, Central Walkway

Amidst the SWOTVAC hustle, take a breather and broaden your cultural horizons with our Cultural Weaving Workshop from 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. Relax and unwind as you yarn with your peers, weaving special mementos to cherish or share with loved ones.
Wednesday 29 May
4-5pm, Saint Lucy's

Come along for a fun filled evening of Murri Trivia hosted in honour of National Reconciliation Week (27 May - 3 June)
Massages and snacks (St Lucia)
Wednesday 29 May
11am-1pm, Student Central (B.42)

Pop by for a rejuvenating break from your studies! Unwind with a FREE massage to soothe your mind and body. While you wait for your massage, or after, stock up on snacks to satisfy your cravings while preparing for exams or working on your assignments!
Puppy Visit (St Lucia)
Thursday 30 May
11am-1pm, Student Central (B.42)

Come and drop by to sneak in a cuddle with the fluffy guests from Puppy Cuddles Brisbane and give your SWOTVAC paw-some energy!

Do you need some extra help with your studies? Chat with our Learning Advisers who can provide feedback on assignments and help you develop effective reading, writing, and time management strategies. And if you're feeling overwhelmed, come chat with our Student Advisers as they can provide you options for welfare, well-being, inclusion, and disability support.