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International Festival...

Come down to Eastern Avenue for an explosion of food, music and fun from all ... Read more

China in ASEAN...

The 2016 ASEAN Forum co-hosted by the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre and China Studies Centre will ... Read more

Mindfulness on the Green - ...

Mindfulness on the Green - Bringing us back to earth. Experience the benefits of mindfulness ... Read more

2016 Sydney China Business Forum...

The Sydney China Business Forum, now in its sixth year, is the flagship event for ... Read more

Key events

  • Date
    Time
    Event
  • 1 November 2016
    3.00pm - 5.00pm
    1

    Reading seminar: Aboriginal Children, Health and History

    Join this reading seminar to discuss frameworks for thinking about Indigenous health.

  • 1 November 2016
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    fl100

    Sydney Ideas - The Three Biggest Challenges Facing the Food System, and How we Fix Them

    Everybody eats. How do we connect ‘big’ food systems outcomes with the ‘small’ intimate ways that we all experience food? Corirna Hawkes presents a people-centred approach in which problems are addressed by starting with the reality of people’s everyday lives, then working back into the food system

  • 2 November 2016
    6.00pm - 7.00pm
    d100

    Sydney Ideas - The Secret Life of Air

    Air is full of life. Most of this life is unstudied and yet we know that nearly every breath you breathe contains both species that you depend on for life and also species with the ability to kill you. Biologist Robert Dunn presents the 2016 Murray Lecture.

  • 5 November 2016
    9.00am - 3.00pm
    berries-heart

    Doing nutrition better: A fresh approach

    For too long our traditional approaches to nutrition in Australia have failed to deliver the desired outcomes. Two thirds of us are obese or overweight. Many are on fad diets that don’t work and may even be harmful. Others try unsuccessfully to follow official dietary guidelines. Why is it so hard?

  • 5 November 2016
    2.00pm - 3.00pm

    Pre-Roman Italy, the Mountain Queen and the Tattoo Man

    Join us at the Nicholson Museum for a free public lecture.

  • 6 November 2016
    9.00am - 6.00pm

    IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications

    The 7th IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications. Assembling researchers and practitioners around the world who are leveraging and developing Information & Communication technology for intelligent electricity networks with attendant economic, environmental, and societal benefits.

  • 7 November 2016
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    fish100

    Sydney Ideas - Do Fish Feel Pain and Why Does it Matter?

    Annually millions of fish are caught on barbed hooks, or left to die by suffocation on the decks of fishing boats – should we be concerned about this? Victoria Braithwaite explores the question of fish pain and suffering, and explains what we now understand about fish neurobiology and behavior.

  • 11 November 2016
    9.00am - 11.00am
    Quadrangle

    Centre in China Launch Week Event: Research Seminar:The Birth of the Silk Road

    Seminar " The Birth of the Silk Road" is part of the celebration of the launch of the University of Sydney Centre in China.

  • 13 November 2016
    3.00pm - 6.00pm
    Messiah

    Handel’s Messiah

    Join the Sydney University Graduate Choir, orchestra, large guest choir and soloists for its triumphant performance of Handel’s Messiah, a star inclusion of our Sydney Sings... series.

  • 16 November 2016
    6.00pm - 7.30pm
    Frances Vavrus 100x100

    Sydney Ideas - Professor Frances Vavrus

    Professor Frances Vavrus gives the next lecture in the Faculty of Education and Social Work Dean’s lecture series, exploring critical studies in education that situate educational knowledge within the contexts in which it is produced.