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…

Free event: Joining the Dot’s Welcome Dinner Project

Would you like to attend a local welcome dinner, make friends and practice English? Join the Welcome Dinner Project! The Welcome Dinner Project (initiated by Joiningthedots) is aiming to create a sense of community especially for newly arrived people such as international students. You will be invited to a local Australian home to share different…

Free event – ‘She’ll be right’ Theatre Performance from international students

Students from Brazil, China, Columbia, Iraq, India, Indonesia, Pakistan, Vietnam and Australia take to the stage in a powerful hour of storytelling about their experiences. Just another international student? A doctor working where drug dealers rule. An engineer now cleaning toilets. A good girl taking off her mask. A teacher passionate to share her language. A banker questioning…

Celebrate Festival of Diwali

La Trobe University is delighted to celebrate the Hindu festival of Diwali on Thursday 19 October from 12noon to 2pm in the Agora at the Bundoora campus. Please join us for a ceremonial lighting of the lamps, music and performances, henna hand painting, and a free lunch. You are welcome to wear your traditional dress.…

Wellness day – “Live well at La Trobe”

You are highly encouraged to join the Wellness day on Tuesday 10 October from 11am to 2pm at Bundoora Campus, brought to you by La Trobe International Student Services and Allianz Global Assistance. The Simpson Lawns will become a festival of mind & body activities. The large Sport Marquee will be set up in the…

Looking for an internship or graduate job?

Careers and Employability presents three career MasterClasses to assist you in improving your chances with graduate and internship job applications. Find out what employers look for when selecting candidates. Meet and network with a range of employers who are keen to meet La Trobe University students. Employers include: The Royal Children’s Hospital, CSIRO, Adecco, Bendigo…

Free event – Welcome to the AFL

Australian Rules Football is quintessentially Australian. Love it or hate it – everyone is talking about it, watching it, playing it and cheering on their favourite team. In 2017, The North Melbourne Football Club, also known as The Kangaroos is once again opening the doors to the training ground at Arden Street for all to…