Lunar New Year 2018 – Celebrate with us!

At La Trobe University we embrace all cultures and we would like to invite you to celebrate Lunar New Year with us! There will be lots of events happening during this festivity! Experience feasting, firecrackers and awakening of the dragon or lion dances. Lunar New Year events On Melbourne campus: La Trobe Melbourne Date: Thursday…

Keep yourself safe this summer

We hope you are enjoying the Australian summer and we want you to be safe and healthy during the season. Stay safe in the heat During summer, temperatures can reach up to 45-Celsius degrees and this extreme heat can cause illnesses such as heat cramps, heat exhaustion and heat strokes. Here are 5 simple tips…

New Year’s Eve: midnight fireworks

If you are in Melbourne on the New Year’s Eve, bring your friends to enjoy free music and entertainment starting from 6pm in the city. You will be amazed by multimedia entertainment, music, visuals and pyrotechnic effects. You can join in the official countdown and watch the skyline erupt in a dazzling display of colour…

Volunteers needed – Moomba Festival

Events Melbourne invites you to take part in Melbourne’s much loved and iconic family festival, the Moomba Festival. Celebrating its 64th birthday, Moomba promises to be an action packed weekend full of fun, colour and all your favourite traditional Moomba features. Apply to volunteer, be a part of something big and experience one of the…

Study Melbourne Graduation Ball

It’s been an incredible journey. You’ve crossed oceans, made new friends, studied and worked, and now it’s time to celebrate. Join us for the biggest international student celebration in Victoria – the inaugural Study Melbourne Graduation Ball at the Plaza Ballroom, an underground mansion in the heart of Melbourne. Featuring special guest MC, comedian and…

Choose ethical, sustainable gifts!

It’s easy to choose Christmas gifts that are beautiful, useful, and also make a difference to the world. Some tips for sustainable gift buying this Christmas: Shop local Look for certification like Fair Trade and Cruelty Free Get crafty and make a truly unique DIY gift Give an experience; a day out, lunch or day…

International Student Volunteers needed

Do you want to create amazing experiences for visitors to the city? Are you interested in contributing to the changing landscape of Melbourne? If you want to be part of exciting new projects, volunteer with the City of Melbourne! Equipped with excellent customer service skills and the latest technology, the volunteers respond to over two…