Calendar of Events

The latest calendar of events is summarised here (calendar as at March 2017). Please check back as this is regularly updated.

Major Events for your diary:

  • UQ Art Museum Special Exhibition ‘Philanthropists and Collections(on display from 11 March – 4 June 2017).
  • Fryer Library Exhibition of Materials donated by Alumni Friends’ Bookhouse team (and/or purchased with funds donated by Alumni Friends), June and July 2017: NEW EVENT Special Morning Tea and behind-the-scenes tour for Bookhouse volunteers and members (10th June 2017. RSVP required, details here).
  • Alumni Friends Golden Jubilee Gala Lunch, 15 July 2017 (EARLY BIRD PRICING CLOSES 25 May 2017: booking form available here): A celebratory lunch, with our special guest, David Malouf AO, ‘in conversation’ with Madonna King (David Malouf AO was the 1992 Inaugural UQ Alumnus of the Year. Canapés and welcome drink 12:30pm, Lunch served from 1.00pm, Women’s College, St Lucia).
  • Betty Fletcher Presentation: A Special Friends of Antiquity Sunday Series Lecture Program Event (2pm, Sunday, 13 August 2017), reflecting on donations by Betty Fletcher to the R.D. Milns Antiquities Museum and an update on the Summer Scholar research into Recipients of the Betty Fletcher Memorial Travelling Scholarship (Scholarship established by Friends of Antiquity).
  • Courting the Greats: 11 October 2017 (5:30pm for a 6:00pm start. Great Court, St Lucia Campus). RSVP essential (details available nearer the time).
  • Alumni Friends Golden Jubilee QPAC Concert (School of Music, performance by the UQ Symphony Orchestra): Sunday, 15 October 2017 (2pm. A limited number of free tickets, generously provided by the School of Music, will be available via the office).
  • R D Milns Antiquities Museum Special Exhibition: Opening 27 October 2017 (530pm for 6pm, R D Milns Antiquities Museum)
  • Alumni Friends’ December UQ Alumni Book & Music Sale: Date to be advised (8am-2pm, St Lucia Village Shopping Centre, 1/217 Hawken Drive, St Lucia, QLD 4072)

2018

  • Alumni Friends’ Easter UQ Alumni Book & Music Sale: Date to be advised (8am-2pm, St Lucia Village Shopping Centre, 1/217 Hawken Drive, St Lucia, QLD 4072)