Clean Up Australia Day Event

25 August 2023 9:00am10:30am
UQ students and staff and members of the local community are invited to help clear rubbish along the river bank.
Drew Kahuʻāina Broderick. “a handful of sand thrown against a white wall after work, amidst a rising tide”, 2020, Performance documentation, Waikīkī, Kona, Oʻahu. Courtesy of the artist, Honolulu.

Ultramarine Conversations: Climate Justice and First Nations Sovereignty

24 August 2023 5:30pm8:00pm
In this Ultramarine Conversation hear how First Nations peoples are leading the fight for climate justice in Australia.

Once You Know Screening and Panel Discussion

24 August 2023 4:00pm7:00pm
Join us for the screening of Once You Know, followed by a panel discussion with UQ experts and some drinks.

Ultramarine Conversations: Tishiko King (climate activist and storyteller)

24 August 2023 12:30pm1:30pm
Meet us on the UQ Art Museum lawn for a conversation and Q&A with climate activist and storyteller Tishiko King on the intersection of climate and First Nations justice.

Plant Pot Painting and plant swap (Herston)

24 August 2023 11:30am1:00pm
Plant lovers, we have the perfect workshop for you! Join us for this plant pot painting workshop at the Herston Campus.

UQU Vegan Food Market

24 August 2023 9:00am4:00pm
UQ this is your chance to indulge and delight in an array vegan bites and ethical merchandise at Campbell Place. Enjoy a spectacular selection of plant-based eats including juicy burgers, hot dogs, taco's, gyros, cupcakes, ice-cream and loads more.

DIY Count your carbon footprint

24 August 2023 9:00am5:00pm
Use an online calculator to count your carbon and understand your footprint.

PEATLI project information session (hybrid)

23 August 2023 4:30pm5:30pm
Want to travel to Indonesia and engage with communities to address poverty? Then PEATLI is a fantastic opportunity for you!

Ready, Set, Scoot - e-Scooter Training Workshop

23 August 2023 12:30pm1:45pm
Join our 'Ready, Set, Scoot!' workshop and learn about e-mobility, how to ride safely and follow the rules!

Plant Pot Painting (Gatton)

23 August 2023 12:00pm2:00pm
Plant lovers, we have the perfect workshop for you! Join us for this plant pot painting workshop at the Gatton Campus.

Tour of the UQ Business School's Sustainable Community Garden

23 August 2023 11:30am12:00pm
Join us for a tour of the UQ Business School's new Sustainable Community Garden, learn some gardening tricks and take home a gift from the garden.

Mindfulness in Sustainability Week

23 August 2023 11:00am12:00pm
Take some time to focus on yourself and your personal wellbeing during Sustainability Week.

Recycle Right Game

23 August 2023 11:00am1:00pm
The Recycle Right pop-up is an interactive opportunity to learn about recycling at UQ.

UQ Growers and Traders stall

23 August 2023 11:00am1:00pm
Drop by and learn about UQ Growers and Traders events, where staff and students meet to exchange home-grown or homemade produce and goods.

UQ Repair Café

23 August 2023 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.

Turning Trash into Art

23 August 2023 11:00am1:00pm
Drop by Campbell Place and help UQ Engineers without Borders create an art installation while improving awareness of environmental impacts of our waste.

HASS Clothes Swap

23 August 2023 11:00am1:00pm
Do you have clothes you love, but just don’t wear anymore? Bring them to the HASS clothes swap and take home something new.

Sustainable Living Fair

23 August 2023 11:00am1:00pm
Come on down to the Grassy Knoll and enjoy some sustainable living activities hosted by our amazing UQ Clubs & Societies!

Jewellery repair workshop

23 August 2023 11:00am1:00pm
Bring along a broken item of  jewellery and we’ll repair it together!

Ready, Set, Scoot - e-Scooter Training Workshops

23 August 2023 11:00am12:15pm
Join our 'Ready, Set, Scoot!' workshop and learn about e-mobility, how to ride safely and follow the rules!

AI sorting bin stand

23 August 2023 11:00am1:00pm
Come along to see and experience the future of AI in waste sorting and management.

Reusable Period Undies Giveaway

23 August 2023 10:00am3:00pm
U By Kotex will be giving away reusable period undies.

DIY Pantry audit

23 August 2023 9:00am5:00pm
Complete a pantry audit in 5 simple steps. Lets get auditing during Sustainability Week to reduce food waste and save money.

UQ Alumni discuss careers in sustainability (online)

22 August 2023 6:00pm7:00pm
University of Queensland graduates will share their insights into careers within the sustainability sector.

CoralWatch, Citizen Science & Sustainability: What can I do?

22 August 2023 5:00pm7:30pm
This event is a mixed mode webinar and workshop aiming to educate students and staff at UQ about coral bleaching events on the Great Barrier Reef. Light refreshments will be provided.