Attend an alumni event

Alumni events provide an environment where friendships and links are forged that span the globe. Alumni events seek to provide social and professional networking opportunities and also facilitate ongoing connections with the University, its staff and students.

If you are interested in purchasing your Alumni Homecoming ticket, please visit our Homecoming page.



Led by Professor Richard Dunford Pro Vice-Chancellor of the Faculty of Business and Law, 16 'Champions' from Australia will walk 50km along the Great Wall of China to help disadvantaged students through UON's Shaping Futures Scholarships.

Our alumni are warmly invited to join the Champions for a one day trek of the Great Wall from picturesque Jiankou to Mutianyu. Spanning 12-15km, the trek includes transport, admission fees, a tour guide, insurance, a picnic lunch and much more for just RMB150.

Date     Sunday 13 September 2015
Time    From7.30am 
Venue  Meet at Liangmaqiao Metro Station, Beijing
RSVP   Click here to register by Monday 31 August

Email for more information.

If walking isn't your thing, consider supporting your fellow alumni who join the trek by donating via the UON website. All funds raised help UON transform the lives of students facing hardship. 



Join Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Caroline McMillen, University partners and your fellow graduates for an evening of celebration and fine food and wine at Beijing's exclusive China World Summit Wing Hotel.

RSVPs close on Friday 4 September so register quickly to secure your place!

Date     Tuesday 15 September 2015
Time    6.30 – 10.00pm
Venue  Pine Garden - China World Summit Wing, No.1 Jianguomenwai Avenue, Beijing
RSVP   Please email by Friday 4 September 2015

Email for more information. 



This year the University of Newcastle turns 50! To celebrate this important milestone, the Hong Kong Alumni Chapter is hosting a 50th anniversary dinner for UON graduates in Hong Kong. Come along and reconnect with classmates and reminisce about your time as a student of UON.

Join Professor Richard Dunford, Pro Vice-Chancellor of Business and Law; Professor Morris Altman, Dean of Business School; and Associate Professor Susanne Ryan as we celebrate our past, present and future in this special year. 

Date:     Thursday 17 September 2015
Time:     6pm registration for a 7pm dinner
Venue:  Lingnan Club, 12/F, On Lok Yuen Building, 25 Des Voeux Road Central, Hong Kong
Dress:   Smart casual
Cost:     Graduate HK$250 per person / guest HK$350 per person.
RSVP:   To secure your seat, please make your payment to the below account and send your payment receipt via WhatsApp, or email to Dr Aaron Chiang at

Account Name: The University of Newcastle Australia Alumni Association of Hong Kong
Account Number: 400-158903-001 (HSBC)

Please note that the cost of this event for alumni is subsidised by UON through the Hong Kong Alumni Chapter to enable all graduates to share in the occasion.

Enquiries: Dr Aaron Chiang: 9128 8528 | Dr Andy Mak: 9608 8342 | Dr Joseph Leung: 9109 2389