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Upcoming events in your state

Below you will find upcoming events in your state that may be of interest to you. There are events for professional development and networking as well as social events that will provide an insight into Australian life and culture.

Western Australia

Joondalup Library Lunch and Learn
Edith Cowan University - Weekly commencing 27 February
MBA Engage Series – The Process Of Leadership
Curtin University Graduate School of Business – Thursday 8 March
Nepal Festival
Spanda, Elizabeth Quay, Perth – Saturday 31 March

South Australia

Adelaide Fringe Festival
Various locations - 16 February – 16 March
International Women’s Day Breakfast
Adelaide Convention Centre – Friday 9 March
Zero poverty, zero unemployment, and zero carbon emissions – is it possible in South Australia?
Muhammad Yunnus

Matthew Flinders Theatre, Flinders University – Thursday 22 March

Queensland

Brisbane Comedy Festival
Various locations – 23 February – 25 March
International Women’s Day Panel & Networking Lunch
University of Queensland – Thursday 8 March
World Science Festival Brisbane
Various locations – 22-26 March

Victoria

Australian Federation of International Students Open Day 2018
Jasper Hotel, Melbourne – Saturday 10 March
Victoria’s Multicultural Festival
Federation Square, Melbourne – Saturday 24 March
The History and Future of Climate Change in Australia
University of Melbourne – Thursday 5 April

New South Wales

Sydney Royal Easter Show
Sydney Showground - 23 March – 4 April
Big Day In
University of Technology Sydney – 20-21 March
Sydney Ideas – Fearless: Empowering Women around the World
University of Sydney – Thursday 8 March

Australian Capital Territory

Canberra Comedy Festival
Various locations – 19-25 March
Seminar: Corporate Social Responsibility
University of Canberra – Thursday 29 March
An Australian Bill of Rights
Australian National University – Wednesday 18 April

Interview: Lynne Williams, University of Newcastle

Interview: Lynne Williams, University of Newcastle

Lynne Williams, pictured front in white, with the new 2018 cohort of Australia Awards scholars from the University of Newcastle. Photo: Lynne Williams The Australia Awards South and West Asia Progr...

05.03.2018
Student clubs and societies: getting involved

Student clubs and societies: getting involved

Committee members of the Australia Awards Scholars Club at the University of Melbourne (L-R): Saqiba Sheerazi, Ambreen Sharif, Ershad Jan Chowdhury, Sara Ali and Sarah Ejaz Ahmed. Photo: University...

05.03.2018
Nisha Singh inspires at the AIEC

Nisha Singh inspires at the AIEC

Nisha Singh presents at the Australian International Education Conference in 2017. Photos: Australia Awards South and West Asia Australia Awards scholar from Nepal, Nisha Singh, presented at the Au...

05.03.2018
Class of 2017: Return Home Workshops

Class of 2017: Return Home Workshops

Above: Australia Awards recipients who attended the two workshops held in Canberra in September 2017. Four Return Home Workshops were held last September and October for Australia Awards scholars w...

05.03.2018
Upcoming events in your state

Upcoming events in your state

Below you will find upcoming events in your state that may be of interest to you. There are events for professional development and networking as well as social events that will provide an insight i...

04.03.2018
Welcome and Farewell July Celebration

Welcome and Farewell July Celebration

Earlier this month, Welcome and Farewell Events were held across Australia to celebrate the departure and arrival of Australia Awards Scholars. The On-Award Engagement Coordinator attended the Adela...

31.07.2017
Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 ‘Fully Focused’ - Australia Awards South and West Asia On-Award Photo Competition!

Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 ‘Fully Focused’ - Australia Awards South and West Asia On-Award Photo Competition!

In March, Australia Awards scholars from Bangladesh, Bhutan, the Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka shared their scholarship experiences through ‘Fully Focused’, the first ever on-award photo com...

29.03.2017
Minister for Foreign Affairs - The Hon Julie Bishop MP

Minister for Foreign Affairs - The Hon Julie Bishop MP

Australia Awards 2017 Media release   3 November 2016.   Today I announce that the Australian Government will provide 3,500 Australia Awards Scholarships and Fellowships in 2017 to support study in...

09.11.2016
Australia Awards South and West Asia Scholars Prepare to Return Home

Australia Awards South and West Asia Scholars Prepare to Return Home

Over 170 Australia Awards on-award scholars from the South and West Asia region attended seven Return Home Workshops in Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney last month. The worksh...

26.10.2016