Bushcare Working Bee

29 October 2023 7:00am10:00am
Join us for a Sunday morning bushcare working bee!

Bushcare Working Bee

26 November 2023 7:00am10:00am
Join us for a Sunday morning bushcare working bee!


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Caring for Country with Future Dreaming (Online)

19 August 2022 2:30pm3:30pm
Join UQ Sustainability, the Australian Earth Laws Alliance (AELA), and Future Dreaming Australia for this fascinating webinar!
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Mindfulness Session

19 August 2022 1:00pm1:45pm
De-stress by connecting with nature’s time and rhythms with UQ Wellness.
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Square Foot Gardening Method Demonstration - St Lucia Community Garden

19 August 2022 11:00am12:00pm
Join us down at the UQ St Lucia Community Garden to learn how to make your garden thrive in a limited space using the 'square foot gardening' method.
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Rooftop Solar Tour (AEB)

19 August 2022 10:00am10:30am
Learn about UQ's solar array up close with a tour of the Advanced Engineering Building's rooftop solar facilities.
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DIY Citizen Science: Native Bees

19 August 2022 9:00am5:00pm
Join UQ's citizen science project and help observe stingless bees and collect data on how these bee colonies reproduce.
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DIY Activity: Calculate your Carbon Footprint

18 August 2022 5:00pm7:00pm
Calculate your carbon footprint in 5 minutes and find out ways to reduce your carbon footprint based on your current lifestyle.
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Get to know the UQ Sustainability Strategy 2021-2025 (Online)

18 August 2022 3:00pm4:00pm
Are you familiar with the UQ Sustainability Strategy 2021–2025? Join Suzanne from the UQ Sustainability team to learn about the direction for UQ's sustainability efforts for over this 5 year period.
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Sustainability Walk Tour

18 August 2022 1:00pm2:00pm
Join our Sustainability Walk Tour to learn about the native plants and animals and various sustainability highlights on our St Lucia campus!

Ready, Set, Scoot | e-Scooter Training Workshops

18 August 2022 12:00pm2:00pm
Join our 'Ready, Set, Scoot!' workshop and learn about e-mobility!
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UQ Rainforest Tour

18 August 2022 11:00am12:00pm
Did you know UQ has a Rainforest on its St Lucia campus? Join Shane Biddle from the Grounds team for a tour of the rainforest, exploring the stunning biodiversity.
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UQ Transport and Population Survey Stall in Campbell Place

18 August 2022 11:00am1:00pm
Swing by our stall in Campbell Place to complete the UQ Transport and Population Survey 2022 and receive a freebie for participating!
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Propagation Demonstration at Gatton Living Classroom

18 August 2022 11:00am1:00pm
Join us down at the UQ Gatton Living Classroom to learn first hand how to propagate your plants.
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Gatton Solar Farm Presentation (Online & In-person)

18 August 2022 10:00am11:00am
Join experts from the UQ Sustainability Office for insightful presentation on one of UQ's bigger projects!
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UQ Transport and Population Survey 2022

18 August 2022 8:00am9 September 2022 5:00pm
Take the survey to help inform future transport and campus planning as well as quantify greenhouse gas emissions.
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DIY Citizen Science: Aussie Backyard Bird Count

18 August 2022 8:00am8:00pm
Calling all 'birders'... send photos and info about birds near you to the Aussie Backyard Bird Count!
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CoralWatch, Citizen Science and Sustainability - What can I do? (Online & In-person)

17 August 2022 5:30pm7:30pm
Join online or in person for an exciting evening learning about CoralWatch and the Great Barrier Reef!
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Plant Pot Painting with GEMS & TH&E

17 August 2022 1:00pm3:00pm
Join GEMS and TH&E in the Great Court any time between 1-3pm and let your creative talents shine as you paint a new pot for your future plant baby!

Sustainable Living Presentation - Green Thinking

17 August 2022 12:00pm1:00pm
Join us for this fascinating presentation about the importance of green thinking as a means of encouraging sustainable behaviours.
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Beeswax Wrap Workshop (Herston)

17 August 2022 11:30am1:00pm
Learn more to make your own beeswax wraps - a sustainable alternative to cling wrap and single use plastics.
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UQ Repair Café

17 August 2022 11:00am1:00pm
Toss it away? Not today! Bring your overly loved items to UQ’s Repair Café and they will be fixed for free by our apprentice fixers.