UOW Community Connections

Calendar of community events


9 - 20 July
School Holdiays Sport Camp

With a focus on participation and having a good time this program is excellent for introducing kids to new sports and for keeping them active during the school holidays.

Enrol for Sports Camp.


9 - 23 July
Kids’ Uni Vacation Care

The Vacation Care program caters for school age children 5-12 years and focuses on learning new skills, making new friends and having fun experiences.

Find our more about Kids' Uni Vacation Care.


21 - 22 July
Desert Rose Reveal

Desert Rose unveiling from 9:30am. House tours, live music, local food stalls, giveaways and meet experts in sustainability and wellbeing.

Find out more.



11 September
Community Campus Tour - Innovation Campus

Visit the internationally recognised, award winning Innovation Campus.  Tour state-of-the-art facilities including Australian Institute for Innovative Materials (AIIM) and the Illawarra Flame Tree House.

Watch this space for details on registering for this community campus tour.



16 October
Community Campus Tour - Wollongong Campus

Join us for a free community tour of UOW’s Wollongong Campus with state of the art amenities including the SMART Infrastructure Facility and Early Start, home of Australia’s only dedicated ‘children’s museum’.

Watch this space for details on registering for this community campus tour.



Computer Help for Seniors

FREE 1 on 1 Computer Help Sessions for Seniors held weekly Tues and Thur at iAccelerate, UOW Innovation Campus, Fairy Meadow.


UniMovies presents state-of-the-art screenings of popular mainstream and limited release films every Wednesday night.

Market alley

Check out the stalls surrounding the UOW Library. Market alley happens every second week throughout UOW sessions. Stalls sell yummy foods, vintage clothing and bric a brac as well as arts and crafts. Stop by between 9am and 2pm.

Guest Library Membership

Visit the UOW Library Short Loans desk to recieve an application form for guest access to the library.

Global Challenges Events

Join the UOW Global Challenges team for various events that aim to transform the way we live.

iAccelerate Events

Join iAccelerate for a variety of events around entrepreneurialism and business mentoring.


Last reviewed: 2 July, 2018