Enjoy an annual line-up of alumni events in Australia and around the world.

We offer professional and social opportunities available to all our alumni. Whether you’d like to attend a lecture delivered by a world-class professor, a networking event where you can knock elbows with the local community, or a workshop to hone your soft skills, the University has you covered.

Indigenous Alumni Collective Launch Event

We are establishing our first Indigenous Alumni Collective, made up of our deadly alumni that have paved a way for our mob, inspiring determination and resilience.

Events across the University

Music Students at Lizotte's Logo

Event • 9 Jun 2021 from 6:30pm - 29 Jun 2021 until 9:30pm

Third Year Music Students' Showcase At Lizottes

Third Year Bachelor Of Music Students Performance At Lizotte's, 3rd yr BMUS, School Of Creative Industries, SOCI, University Of Newcastle, Australia


Event • 16 Jun 2021 from 10:00am - 24 Jul 2021 until 5:00pm


An exhibition of architectural drawing by Michael Chapman, Zoe Tweedale, Tim Burke and Derren Lowe, drawn from architectural fragments appearing in the 140m long Apocalypse tapestry from the 12th Century.


Event • 2 Jul 2021 at 6:00pm

Exhibition Launch: Apocalypse

Join us to celebrate the launch of Apocalypse from 6pm, an exhibition of architectural drawings by Michael Chapman, Zoe Tweedale, Tim Burke and Derren Lowe

NFH Water Security

Event • 6 Aug 2021 from 5:00pm - 7 Aug 2021 until 8:00pm

New Futures Hackathon for Water Security

Meet new people, be exposed to fresh ideas, learn new skills and build creative, original work.

Paco Lara

Event • 7 Aug 2021 from 4:00pm - 9:30pm

Exhibition Launch: A Secular View and Flamenco - The Andalusian Guitar

Join the artist to celebrate the launch of A Secular View, with special performances by Flamenco guitarist Paco Lara and friends.

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.