We may still be in lockdown, but the events must go on!

Join MUGS for a welcome back games night to celebrate the start of a new semester! Bring along your friends and get to know both old and new members! All new students are welcome to join!

Date: Thursday 29th July 2021
Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Location: Zoom
Join from PC, Mac, iOS or Android: https://unimelb.zoom.us/j/89737993033?pwd=eWZnODd6dVZYWXNFcHVDZno5Zk9idz09
Password: 488324

Sign up to be a member for FREE: https://forms.gle/ztgobPXXx1GyytTA8

At this stage due to Melbourne’s snap lockdown no in-person events will be taking place on campus. However, please watch this space for updates based on public health advice.

UMSU MENTORING NETWORK is teaming up with UMSU HOST PROGRAM and UMSU DESTINATION MELBOURNE in one of the biggest event of WinterFest; The Masked Singer!!!!

Come join us at this FREE and amazing Karaoke Night at the IDA BAR with free food for all students and all dietary needs including gluten free, halal, vegan and vegetarian. This will be a great way to meet new friends and superstars, have a laugh or two and relax before uni starts!

There will be some great music, drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) as well as some fancy consumes and dance moves!

We hope to see you there!!!

Remember: We all have a responsibility to keep our campuses safe. You must read UMSU’s COVID-safe events attendee information before attending any WinterFest event. Please review UniMelb’s campus guidelines and complete an online health declaration before coming to campus – proof of completion may be required to enter UMSU events or spaces. Do not come to campus if you are unwell.

 

 

De-stress Dance

Presented by UMSU Creative Arts and Union House Theatre

Let’s all get up and groove together to shimmy and sashay the stress away! That’s right, De-stress Dance is BACK and right when we need it most as we boogie our way into Semester 2.

Join us online for a dance sesh with some fellow movers and shakers, listening to a specially curated playlist and embracing that footloose and fancy-free life. There are no rules, everyone is welcome.

Online

When: Thurs 29 July, 4pm-5pm
Where: Zoom
Cost: Free!
Register: https://destress-dance-online.eventbrite.com.au – make sure you sign up to get sent the Zoom link
Facebook event


Participation in Workshops and Masterclasses is open to all University of Melbourne students.

If you have any questions email uht@union.unimelb.edu.au or call 83446975

Accessibility is very important at UHT. Please contact us so we can provide you with the right support to participate in this activity.


Remember: We all have a responsibility to keep our campuses safe. You must read UMSU’s COVID-safe events attendee information before attending any WinterFest event. Please review UniMelb’s campus guidelines and complete an online health declaration before coming to campus – proof of completion may be required to enter UMSU events or spaces. Do not come to campus if you are unwell.

We acknowledge the Wurundjeri and Boon Wurrung people of the Kulin Nations as the Traditional Owners of the land upon which we live, work, and learn. We pay our respects to the Elders past, present, and emerging. Sovereignty was never ceded. This always was and always will be, Aboriginal land. 

Theatre Winter Warmup

Presented by Union House Theatre

Join UHT’s Allen Laverty and resident UHT Peer Mentor Jacob Sacher for a fun 45-minute theatre and movement workshop. We’ll be doing some physical warmups and theatre games plus some basic acting and impro exercises.

This is a great opportunity to meet some other students interested in performing.

Don’t worry if you haven’t done much performing before, be brave and join in!

All welcome!

When: Thurs 29 July, 1.30pm – 2:30pm
Where: Zoom (this was previously IRL but we’ve moved it online)
Cost: Free!
Register: theatre-warmup.eventbrite.com.au
Facebook event


Participation in Workshops and Masterclasses is open to all University of Melbourne students.

If you have any questions email uht@union.unimelb.edu.au or call 83446975

Accessibility is very important at UHT. Please contact us so we can provide you with the right support to participate in this activity.

WINTERFEST 2019: FRESHERS’ LAUNCHPAD

Homesickness? Culture Shock? Not sure how to budget your expenses? Never fear, Freshers’ Launchpad is here!

Wondering what is Freshers’ Launchpad all about? This event is aimed primarily at the new international students who are new to the University and the city of Melbourne. We will be providing them with a chance to interact with UMSU International’s Office Bearers (OBs) and International Student Ambassadors (ISAs) and get peer-to-peer advice on university and university services. These could include forging new friendships, faculty-specific advice and the services available to students provided by the University.

Don’t miss out this opportunity to mingle and socialise with the international student community!

Details of the Event:

Date: Thursday, 1 August 2019

Time: 5pm – 7pm

Location: Mary Cooke room A & B and the International student lounge

Join Us on Facebook to stay updated!

Notes:

Snacks and light refreshments will be provided.

More Questions?

Contact UMSU International via Facebook Messenger and/or Instagram. Alternatively, you can email xiajing.o@union.unimelb.edu.au

Get ready to crush friends and complete strangers at WinterFest Games Night!

Whether you’re hell-bent on dominating with dominoes or just up for a cheeky tumble of giant Jenga, come on over to Games Night and hang out with old and new friends.

Free pizza will be provided and all are welcome. With the help of the Tabletop Gaming Society (TGS), we’ll have a selection of the classics mentioned above, plus a whole bunch of new and exciting board games for you to enjoy.

Game on!

WINTERFEST 2019: SNOW ADVENTURE

Sugar, spice and everything ICE! New to Melbourne and looking for a place to make new friends and chill? 🤔 Come along and immerse yourself in this chilly Melbourne weather by joining us on a snowy ⛄ adventure to Lake Mountain Alpine resort!

Make new memories and join in the fun with skiing, tobogganing, summit walk and more! ⛷🛷🇦🇺There are plenty of other exciting adventures awaiting you ahead! What are you waiting for? Gear up for winter and sign up now!

 

Details of the Event:

Date: Sunday, 28th July 2019

Time: 7am-6pm

Location: Lake Mountain Alpine Resort, Marysville VIC

Meeting Point: University Square, University of Melbourne

Join Us on Facebook to stay updated!

How to Sign Up?

Sign Up on our WINTERFEST Carnival Day

Location: North Court, UMSU International booth

Date: 24th July 2019, Wednesday

Time: 11am – 2pm

Registration Fee: $40 (Non-refundable)

More Questions?

Contact UMSU International via Facebook Messenger and/or Instagram. Alternatively, you can email xiajing.o@union.unimelb.edu.au

WINTERFEST 2019: AMAZING MELBOURNE

My fellow mates, are you new to Melbourne? Say no more and hop onto the ride, we are going to show you the essence of the Amazing Melbourne. We will be having lots of games, at the same time introducing you to the local snacks and barbie and many more surprises. This is a good start to start knowing people, or even more people in the university. If you’re new to Unimelb, this is the right event for you to sign up!

Slots are limited up to 70 participants. Hence, hurry up! Come over to our booth on Winterfest Carnival Day and sign up for your slot.

Details of the Event:

Date: Saturday, 27 July 2019
Time: 9:30am – 5pm
Location: Melbourne CBD
Meeting Point: Old Arts Theatre C

How to sign up?

Sign Up on our WINTERFEST Carnival Day
Location: North Court, UMSU International booth
Date: 24th July 2019, Wednesday
Time: 11am – 2pm
Deposit: $5 (Refunded on the event day itself)

More Questions?

Contact UMSU International via Facebook Messenger and/or Instagram. Alternatively, you can email xiajing.o@union.unimelb.edu.au

Winterfest 2019: Food Adventure

Honestly, every new student just wants to know one thing: the best places to get some scrumptious food. And where better to explore Melbourne’s range of culinary options than UMSU International’s Food Adventure! If you want a chance to make some new friends, check out a suburb that you might not have been to or just want some good and FREE food (because we’re all broke uni students), sign up right away!

Details of the event: 

Date: Friday, 26th July 2019
Time: 10:00am – 3:30pm
Meet-up Point: Old Arts Theatre C
Location: Brunswick & Fitzroy
Deposit: $5 (refunded on the event day itself)

How to Sign Up? 

Sign up on our WINTERFEST’S CARNIVAL DAY!
– Location: North Court, UMSU International booth
– Date: Wed, 24th July 2019
– Time: 11am – 2pm
Join Us on Facebook for more updates!

More Questions?

Contact UMSU International via Facebook Messenger and/or Instagram. Alternatively, you can email xiajing.o@union.unimelb.edu.au

Kamusta! The Melbourne University Filipino Student’s Association (MUFSA) will be holding its very first event for the semester! This event will be a movie night and the first of many! While this is a MUFSA event, non-members of the club are more than welcome to come by and attend!
For people who are not members but want to sign up, this is your chance to do so in the event! Admissions is $5 each and if you can’t sign up then you’ll be able to do so in our other wonderful events lined up for the rest of the semester!
All drinks and food are taken care of by your lovely MUFSA committee! And no need to pay for this event – don’t worry, we’ve got you covered 😉
See you then!
– MUFSA Committee