UQ’s Sustainability Walk tells a unique story and unveils a fascinating snapshot into a few of the many sustainability highlights on St Lucia campus.

The sustainability walk showcases almost 40 sustainability destinations featuring some of the sustainability initiatives and cutting edge research works currently being explored by The University. 

Join our volunteer tour guides to explore feature destinations highlighting the beautiful grounds around the St Lucia Lakes area, abundant with native birds, animals and aquatic species.

Tour times:

Monday 16th
    11am - 12pm
Thursday 19th
    11am - 12pm
    1pm - 2pm

Tours will be leaving from out the front of the Global Change Institute (Building 20) at the top end of Staff House Road. The tour will commence and conclude at this location after a loop around the Lakes Precinct.

Please note: This is a COVIDsafe event. Please adhere to the relevant government guidelines, practise social distancing, and stay home if you are feeling unwell. Where relevant, you will be required to provide your contact details for contact tracing purposes.



About UQ Sustainability Week 2021

Sustainability Week is an opportunity for the UQ community to celebrate and promote sustainability across UQ's campuses and sites. From August 16-20, a range of activities and events are hosted across all areas of the University, including markets, workshops, crafts and DIY, film screenings, specialist presentations, tree plantings, bird watching and garden tours, solar tours, forums and panel discussions, competitions and challenges to inspire sustainable behaviours.

Join us for the fun, check out the full program! Stay up to date by liking UQ Sustainability on Facebook or following us on Instagram

Important update: Based on the recent Covid restrictions, this year's Sustainability Week will be entirely online. Those events that cannot be transitioned to an online format will be postponed. Keep an eye on our social media channels, and our website for updates! (last updated Wednesday 25 August).


Building 20 Staff House Road, The University of Queensland Qld, 4072
Front of UQ Global Change Institute