2013 Indigenous Connections at the Springfield campus

The USQ Indigenous Connections event offers a great opportunity for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students from Years 7 to 12 to learn the importance of higher education and to experience what University is all about.
Date: 22 February 2013 - 22 February 2013
Time: 9:00 AM - 2:10 PM
Venue: USQ Auditorium, Springfield campus
RSVP: Wednesday 6 February 2013
Contact: School Liaison Team on +61 3470 4359 or email
Students enjoying the 2012 Indigenous Connections event


Students will attend motivational presentations from successful Indigenous role models, including:

  • Sean Choolburra – Comedian
  • Elizabeth Tailby – Department of Education 
  • Yvette Holt – Creative Writer 
  • Tom Draper – Construction Supervisor, Arrow Energy

They will also have the opportunity to attend University Activity Sessions presented by USQ lecturers and teaching staff from a range of study areas.

The day will also include fun cultural activities like traditional games and dance; bush foods and creating art and music.

Indigenous Connections event promotional flyer (PDF* 150KB).

How to register:

  1. Download a copy of the 2013 USQ Indigenous Connections event program and registration kit (PDF* 284KB)
  2. Return a copy of the registration details to or fax +61 7 3470 4199.

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