Our Community, Your University

University days
29 May 2015 - 23 Aug 2015

Spanning over 40 lineal metres this exciting multi-media exhibition tells the stories associated with the University of Newcastle's first 50 years and its future, including the remarkable fight by our community for their own University.

See the rare images and footage that take you through the shared history of our region and university.

Our Community, Your University Festival

Bring your family and friends for a fun day at the Newcastle Museum to celebrate the University's 50th birthday. The University is hosting a free community day to share the story of our first 50 amazing years, with face-painting, storytelling, and entertainment throughout the day. 

Join the festivities as the University and its community combine to celebrate this wonderful milestone.

Where: Newcastle Museum
When: From 10am - Sunday 14 June 2015
Cost: Free

For more information about UON’s 50 year celebrations throughout 2015 visit www.newcastle.edu.au/50years


  • Admission to this exhibition FREE


Newcastle Museum
6 Workshop Way