World Tea Festival

Join UQLife in celebration of all things tea!

Whether you like it with milk, you like it cold, or even if you're beverage of choice is chai, this Friday 8 May - celebrate the majesty of tea in all its complexities with UQLife.

What's on?

Chinese Tea Ceremony
Learn the beauty and majesty of a traditional Chinese tea ceremony.
Spill the tea!
We asked you how you take your tea, and now we are sharing that with the world! View our story on Instagram Stories from 10am.
Learn how to bake scones
The quintessential element of a British cream tea. A cream tea is a form of afternoon tea light meal, consisting of tea taken with a combination of scones, clotted cream and jam. Learn how to make scones so that you can host the perfect cream tea.
Explore world teas
Learn more about different teas from around the world on Facebook at 12pm.
Sip and Paint with Yin
Join Yin LIVE on Facebook for a sip and paint class with a difference... sipping tea! What better way to unwind on a Friday afternoon than painting with a cup of hot soothing tea.
Join us on Instagram Stories for tea-themed trivia! Hint: Check out the "Learn more" section below before the trivia starts.
Cooking with Tea
Do you love tea and love to cook? Check out these creative ways to use tea in your cooking.
Love brewing loose leaf tea but not sure what to do with the leftover tea leaves and want some sustainable ideas on how to put these to good use?

WATCH PARTY: Alice in Wonderland (2010)

Friday 8 May 6pm

Join UQLife for an online watch party of Tim Burton's epic fantasy adventure Alice in Wonderland.

Chai 5 Ways

How to make Rooibos Tea

Homemade Tapioca Pearls/Boba Pearls

5 Stories about Tea