Top 5 Events of 2017

Top 5 Events of 2017

Which UQU event from 2017 was your favourite? With the year coming to a close, here are some of the most popular events from the past year.  


The year started off with a bang with Ignition, the biggest and brightest O-Week event with over 2,500 people glammed up in neon paint, 4 amazing acts including the return of Sezzo Snot and the likes of North East Party House. What will we have in-store for you in O-Week 2017? Sign up to our eNews and be the first to find out.

Cultural Fiesta

Cultural Fiesta is an annual event filled with sensational international cuisine, cultural performances and workshops run by UQU Clubs and Societies. This year’s highlights included a wide selection of food and drink including: German pretzels, Malaysian BBQ, rice paper rolls, Hong Kong style waffles, Chinese pancakes and Sago’t Gulaman, a famous Filipino drink.

Pop Culture Convention

UQU brought you the first ever Pop-Culture Convention, a 2-day event filled with everything pop culture!

The event consisted of pop culture stalls, a lineup of entertainment including k pop dancing, pokemon workshops, movie marathon and of course one of the highlights of the day the cosplay competition. We love to bring new and exciting things to you so SIGN UP to hear about all of our latest event. 

Mid-Autumn Festival

This year, the Forgan smith lawns were transformed into a Mid-Autumn Festival. The event featured UQU club stalls and a stall where students could learn and decorate their own Chinese fans. The highlight of the event featured a live performance of spectacular lion dancers.

Roller Rink Disco

We brought back one of the most popular events of 2016, Roller Rink Disco. Much like last year, the Holt Room was transformed into a Roller Rink wonderland, taking it back to the 80’s. Over two days and one night disco session, there were plenty of falls and plenty of memories.


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