What's On

What's On

You're in the right place to find out about all the fun things happening at the University of Wollongong!  

O-Festival 2018 

O Festival

O-Festival is back in 2018!

The pathways around the Duck Pond and Jugglers Lawns will transform into a social zone filled with fun stalls and activities. We'll have two stages, with local musicians and unique local acoustic acts. We will have 'catch a duck' competitions, a FREE watermelon stand, zorb balls (yes, zorb balls!) and a high striker carnival game!

UOW Clubs and Societies will be out and about with info about the fun you can get involved with during your time on campus and make sure you pick up some freebies from all the business stalls. There will be two Free BBQ stations, free fairy floss, free snow cones and MUCH MORE! Don’t forget to go to the faculty sessions in the morning to get all the info to start your degree at UOW.

Daily Festival: 20-22 Feb 2017
Time 11:30am- 2:30pm daily
Where: Duck Pond Lawn // Jugglers Lawn
Free Entry

MORE INFO ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE.

O-Festival Pool Party

Pool Party

The epic O-Festival Pool Party is BACK! Join us in the UOW UniActive pool to cool off on Tuesday 20 February at 4:30pm. Our O-Festival Pool Party is one of the most unique and exciting events on campus and it only happens once a year so DO NOT miss out!

Test your skills on the floating obstacle course, join in the floating inflatable race or simply chill out and float around in the sunshine. We'll have an epic slip n slide PLUS a blow-up obstacle course located on the grass tennis courts.

There will be a sweet DJ keeping the summer tunes flowing to get you in the Pool Party spirit AND there will be loads of free food and drinks.

Entry: FREE for UOW Students!

No tickets required
Non-alcoholic event

MORE INFO ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE.

Under the Stars 2018

Under the stars

Join us for our 2018 Under the Stars at UOW.

Come and experience an outdoor cinema on the Duck Pond Lawn. This event only happens once a year so do not miss it! There will be delicious treats like Belgian waffles, free popcorn and a food truck to grab some dinner.

Plus, arrive before the movie commences for a wonderful musical performance by one of our awesome local acts. 

Don't let the rain scare you off as it will be moved into the UniHall if the weather is unkind.

No tickets are necessary, it's first in best dressed so arrive early and get a good possie on the lawn.

STAY TUNED to our Facebook page for what our 2018 movie will be! 

WEEKLY EVENTS

RAFFLE AND BOARD GAMES, MON 4 - 7PM, UNIBAR
Cure Mondayitis with board games and a meat and veg raffle!

GAME ON, TUE 2 - 4PM, BLD 11
Grab your controllers and your ping paddles! Free foosball, retro arcade games, Xbox Kinect, multiplayer video gaming and table tennis!

TRIVIA, WED 5.30PM, UNIBAR
Test your knowledge of useless facts and compete in wacky challenges to win gig tickets and other prizes.

LUNCH ON THE LAWN, WED & THUS, DUCK POND LAWN
Enjoy some glorious winter sunshine with live music and games over lunch. 

lunch on the lawn 

Lunch on the Lawn will be back in 2018 and we’re on the lookout for some talented students for our weekly acoustic performances. If you would like to be included in our talent database for a chance of a PAID gig, contact us now and we will be in touch soon!

GET IN TOUCH NOW!

MARKET ALLEY

Fish those coins out of the bottom of your bag and treat yo'self 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 during session.  

Check out 2018 Market Alley dates!

Interested in having a stall? Find out how to get involved

UNIBAR GIG GUIDE

Unibar brings the good when it comes to the hottest gigs, festivals and entertainment in the Gong!

UNIBARGig Guide 

unimovies

Watch new releases and classic films on the biggest screen in the Illawarra! Films screen during session in the University Hall and tickets are only $7!

UNIMOVIESSession Times 

Last reviewed: 7 December, 2017