Hawkesbury Provost Committee - Events

2020 Hawkesbury Provost Committee Events

Yarramundi Music Club: last Wednesday of each month

Western Sydney University Hawkesbury Campus is the venue for the Yarramundi Music Club, an ongoing special musical event for all staff, students and community members.

The aim of Yarramundi Music Club is to herald an upsurge of interest in a variety of musical genre in the Hawkesbury and Blue Mountains areas.  The Club provides an avenue for aspiring musicians to showcase their talent as well as providing an opportunity for our community folk to enjoy performances by local performers.

DATE: last Wednesday of each month
TIME: 7:00pm - 9:00pm
VENUE: Building R8 Memorial Hall, Hawkesbury Campus
RSVP: Julie Langford, j.langford@westernsydney.edu.au

Voices of the Hawkesbury - Singing Workshop: Friday, 20th March - Sunday, 22nd March

For further details please contact Julie Langford j.langford@westernsydney.edu.au

Intra-Campus Sporting Event: Date TBA

All staff and students are welcome to participate in the Intra-Campus Sporting Event, including free lunch. The team sport will be round robin volleyball.

TIME: 12:00pm start
VENUE: Tennis Court at Hawkesbury Campus Gym

Students vs Staff Trivia Night: Date TBA

The annual Student vs Staff Trivia Night is a highlight of the year at the Hawkesbury Campus. Teams compete for the highest score to win the title of trivia champions. A great atmosphere is had by all as teams get in the spirit with snacks and a theme

TIME: 5pm
VENUE: L2 Northside, Hawkesbury Campus
RSVP: Further information to be provided when date is confirmed.

Bar service will be available on the evening. Feel free to bring snacks for your team.

Australia's Biggest Morning Tea: Date TBA

Australia's Biggest Morning Tea

TIME: 10:00am - 11:00am
VENUE: L2 Northside, Hawkesbury Campus. Minimum gold coin donation.

Cancer affects a large number of Australians, both directly and indirectly. Cancer Council Australia provides credible, up-to-date information about different types of cancer, diagnosis and treatment, as well as information about genetic and family history aspects of cancer, help finding a treatment specialist and support for patients, family and carers.

As all donations received at the Australia's Biggest Morning Tea event will be donated to Cancer Council Australia, we request a minimum gold coin donation from attendees. Please join us for a cuppa and a piece of cake – all for a good cause.

All staff and students are welcome to attend the Morning Tea.

A raffle hamper will be located in Cafe L2 the week of the event with all proceeds being donated to Cancer Council Australia.

International Food Fair: Date TBA

All students and staff are welcome to attend the International Food Tasting Fair being held in August.

TIME: 12:00pm – 2:00pm
VENUE: Outside L2 Northside/Cnr Rugby Field, Hawkesbury campus

Hawkesbury Campus Community Photographic Competition: Date TBA

Check back here soon for updated details.

R U OK? Day: Thursday, 10th September

Hold the date. Event details to be provided.

Please refer to the Mental Health & Wellbeing webpage for details of this and other events taking place on the Hawkesbury Campus.

Melbourne Cup: Tuesday, 3rd November

Details are as follows:
DATE: Tuesday, 3rd November
TIME: 2:00pm – 3:30pm
VENUE: Outside L2 Northside, Hawkesbury campus

  • Sweeps of $1, $2 and $5 (strictly limited, opens from 2pm)
  • Prizes for best hat and best tie
  • Complimentary finger food and drink
  • Bar service available

Remembrance Day: Wednesday, 11th November

Details are as follows:
DATE: Wedneday, 11th November
VENUE: Building R6, Hawkesbury Campus

Event Details
10:15am - Arrival
10:30am - Official Service commences

Light refreshments following the service.

Provost Staff End of Year Function: Tuesday, 1st December

All Hawkesbury Campus staff are invited to attend the Hawkesbury Provost End of Year Function, which includes the recognition and presentation of Service Awards.

Please refer to the Campus Life webpage for details of further student events taking place on the Hawkesbury Campus.