There are a number of ways to keep in touch with news and events at Ourimbah Campus. 

•    Events Calendar  - available on this website here.

•    Your News – can be emailed directly to you or click here to view the Your News page.

•    Connect with us – ‘like’ us on FB or follow us on Twitter, find out more here.

•    Yourimbah app – our free App, click here for more info.

•    Noticeboards on campus – keep an eye out for updates on the noticeboards around campus.

HDR Coffee Club

Undertaking Higher Degree Research candidature doesn't need to be a lonely experience. Beginning in Week 2, a coffee club to support HDR students across all Schools and Disciplines will be meeting once a week at Ourimbah Campus. The goal is to create a supportive space for HDR candidates to chat about the travails, pitfalls and joys of the HDR experience!

Eastern Uni Games 2016 Wrap Up

Thanks to NUSport for this update on the 2016 Eastern University Games

Eastern University Games Wrap Up


234 students plus 23 non-playing officials forming 21 teams represented the University of Newcastle at the 2016 Eastern University Games in Wollongong.

Mid-Year Break Opening Hours

Here are the opening hours for Yourimbah outlets during the mid year break.

In summary:

Blue Gum Cafe - open throughout the break. Check times below.

Cafe Bar - closed for 3 weeks 20 june - 8 July

Campus Health Bar - closed 13 June - 8 July (open for Graduation)

Cafeteria - closed 20 June  - 8 July

Your Gym - closed 20 June - 22 July

Yourimbah Office - closed for 2 weeks 27 June - 8 July

A Study on Bodily Responses During Gambling

UON Students are conducting research to investigate the role that various gambling situations have on you. By understanding how healthy people learn to behave differently in certain situations, we can better help them to overcome their feelings.

Eligible participants will receive $20 reimbursement for their time and travel, For full details see the flyer below.

If you would like to participate in this study, please email to receive more information.

Stress Less Week

We want you to have a bit of fun and relaxation before exams start. Here is the full schedule for the week:


Monday 23 May
Live Music & Free Food – 11.30pm to 1.30pm - The Sails
Giggle Games – 11.30am to 12.30pm - The Health Bar

Tuesday 24 May
TAFE Beyond Blue fundraiser – 11.00am to 2.00pm - The Sails
Giggle Games - 11.30am to 12.30pm - The Health Bar

Wednesday 25 May
Ted Talks – 9.00am to 6.00pm – Fine Arts Building and The Miller
Giggle Games - 11.30am to 12.30pm - The Health Bar
Live Music & Free Food – 11.30pm to 1.30pm - The Sails

Thursday 26 May
End of Term Party Day
* 11.30 to 1.30 – Live Music, Jumping Castle and Face Painting – The Quad
* 12.30 – Free lunch – The Quad
* 2.00pm – Live music – The Sails
* 4pm to 6pm - Iron Mic Comedy - The Millery

Friday 27 May
Games & Craft Day - 10am to 2pm - The Millery

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