Community Engagement and Events

In conjunction with the University Galleries public programs, the University Gallery, Watt Space Gallery and Senta Taft-Hendry Museum regularly host events on behalf of all divisions, faculties and schools of the University. The galleries offer a unique venue for presentations, award ceremonies, staff and alumni celebrations and other special events.

If you are interested in hosting an event at Watt Space or other gallery spaces, please contact us at for more information.

Above image: exhibition launch for TEMP: 2018 Friends of the University of Newcastle Student Art Prize

The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.