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Cheap A$$ Sydney (Early June)

Looking for a thrill without having to get up, you a sucker for turntables or walking through the artsy streets of Chippendale? Heading into this chilly June, you’re in luck.    Listen Better Read’s Talking Heads: Chris Allen When: 6:30-7:30pm, 31 May Where: Newtown Library Cost: Free More info: cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au Looking …

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Cheap A$$ Sydney (Late May)

Need a leisurely stroll to cool off after those long assignment slogs, need life inspiration or feeling like some free meditation? May is brimming with it all.    Wander Markets in May When: 11am, 5-19 May Where: Martin Place Cost: Free More info: localmarketguide.com.au The third installment of these markets …

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What’s On S1W11

Mon May 16 Bible Studies 11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm @ Quad Lawn Free Ping Pong 2-8pm @ Roundhouse Get your visor and sweatband on and challenge your friends to this glorious game. Ministry of Dance Society: Dance Class 4-5pm @ Arc Dance Studio $5 Happy Feet has nothing on …

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Cheap A$$ Sydney (Early May)

With the real biting end of the sem coming up fast, you need a good kick, a good laugh, and damn good food – as always, we’ve got you sorted.  De-stress Boxing for Fitness When: 1-1:45pm, Every Monday Where: Pyrmont Community Centre Cost: $4.50 (Concession) More info: cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au In the …

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What’s On S1W10

Mon May 9 Bible Studies 11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm @ Quad Lawn Free Ping Pong 2-8pm @ Roundhouse There’s nothing wrong with getting totally into a game of ping pong. Free Trivia 4pm @ Beer Garden Roundhouse What is Iggy Azalea’s real name? Ministry of Dance Society: Dance Class …

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What’s On S1W9

Mon May 2 Bible Studies 11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm @ Quad Lawn Free Ping Pong 2-8pm @ Roundhouse Got the balls to challenge your friends to a game of ping pong? Free Trivia 4pm @ Beer Garden Roundhouse What is the largest island in the Caribbean? Ministry of Dance …

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What’s On S1W8

Mon Apr 25 Bible Studies 11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm @ Quad Lawn Free Ping Pong 2­8pm @ Roundhouse Can you handle the fierce competition at ping pong? Free Trivia 4pm @ Roundhouse Beer Garden What blood type do you need to be a universal donor? Ministry of Dance Society: …

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Cheap A$$ Sydney (Late April)

Need to celebrate ANZAC Day next week in style or give your day some sizzling Latino flair? We’ve got you sorted.  Celebrate ANZAC Day at Watsons Bay When: 25 April Where: Beach Club, The Watsons Bay Hotel Cost: As much/little as you want! More info: watsonsbayhotel.com.au Imagine stunning waterfront views. …

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What’s On S1W7

Mon Apr 18 Bible Studies 11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm @ Quad Lawn Free Ping Pong 2-8pm @ Roundhouse You’re in the wrong if you don’t hit up ping pong. Ministry of Dance Society: Dance Class 4-5pm @ Arc Dance Studio $5 Dance the night away. Happy Hour 4-5pm @ …

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What’s On S1W6

Week 6 Monday 11 April Bible Studies 11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm @ Quad Lawn Free Ping Pong 2-8pm @ Roundhouse Get paddle-ing Ministry of Dance Society: Dance Class 4-5pm @ Arc Dance Studio $5 Just dance. Happy Hour 4-5pm @ The Whitehouse Get happy with cheap bevvys. Happy Hour …

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Cheap A$$ Sydney (Early April)

As we head into crunch time at uni, all we can think about is that next way to drown our sorrows (or forget they exist). Keen to share some stories over too many drinks,  or wow your senses with some of the country’s finest art? Then take a leaf out …

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What’s On S1W5

Monday 4 April Bible Studies 11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm @ Quad Lawn Free Ping Pong 2-8pm @ Roundhouse Revisit your high school camp days and play some ping pong. Ministry of Dance Society: Dance Class 4-5pm @ Arc Dance Studio $5 Hit the d-floor and learn some new moves. …

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What’s On S1W4

Monday March 21 Free Bingo @ Roundhouse Time: 1pm. Description: Win that meat tray you’ve had your eye on. Free Ping Pong @ Roundhouse Time: 2pm. Description: Grab that sweat band and sun visor and get ready for some solid ping pong time. Ministry of Dance Society: Dance class Time …

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What’s On S1W3

What’s On Week 3 Monday March 14 UNSW Careers Expo Time: 12pm-5pm. Where: Hordern Pavilion Description: Stop procrastinating and start planning about what you’re going to do once you have to (gasp) enter the workforce.   Free Bingo @ Roundhouse Time: 1pm. Description: It’s Monday. Get down like your old …

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Cheap A$$ Sydney (Early March)

Explore Redfern to Glebe Discovery Ride When: 13th of March 8:30­-9:30am, 10am-­11am, 11:30am-­12:30pm Where: Carriageworks, Eveleigh Cost: Free (Bookings Essential) More info: sydneycycleways.net/events Stuck in a rut and need to ride your way out? Then head over to Carriageworks, where you’ll get to wind through the back streets of Chippendale (we hear Reynold’s new …

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What’s On S1W2

Monday March 7 Free Bingo @ Roundhouse Time: 1pm. Description: You’re never too young to scream BINGO. Free Ping Pong @ Roundhouse Time: 2pm. Description: Come for the ping pong, stay for Happy Hour. Ministry of Dance Society: Dance Class Time 4-5pm. Where: Arc Dance Studio. Cost: $5 Description: From …

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What’s On: S1W1

  Monday Feb 29 Free Bingo @ Roundhouse Time: 1pm. Description: Bingo becomes a sport if you play long enough.   Free Ping Pong @ Roundhouse Time: 2pm. Description: Grab your mates and challenge them to the game of champions.   Ministry of Dance Society: Dance Class Time 4-5pm. Where: …

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Do’s and Don’ts: Arts and Social Sciences (O-Week 2016)

DO’S Do your readings: time consuming – yes. Boring – perhaps. But keep up with your readings, it’ll pay off come exam time. Check your referencing: university plagiarism is a serious issue and the Arts faculty is the boss when it comes to Harvard referencing every single thing. Pretend to …

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Do’s and Don’ts: Law (O-Week 2016)

By Fiona Lu DO’s Step Out Of Your Comfort Zone. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, involves participating in competitions, networking events and law camp. Take your first step by seizing opportunities that will equip and prepare you for the real world as a lawyer.     Build …

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Do’s and Don’ts: Science (O-Week 2016)

We have some sea themed Do’s and Don’ts! Do’s Bring the H2O Water is key. It keeps your mind fresh, keeps you hydrated and prevents you falling asleep in lectures….sometimes.   Do seek kelp! Healthy eating is key for keeping you sane, but if kelp just isn’t working for you …

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Campus Life (O-Week 2016)

By Ruark Lantay Here are some highlights of Semester 1! Festival of Sport – Week 2 Sem 1 CITIUS! ALTIUS! FORTIUS! FASTER! HIGHER! STRONGER! If you’ve dreamt of leading your team to victory look no further than our three days of non-stop athletic activity – it’s sure to make champions …

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What’s On (O-Week 2016): Friday

Daily Events   Weekly events – Friday Mini Golf 10am-4pm @Alumni Lawn   Latin Dance Bachata Performance 11-11:30pm @Quad Stage   Women’s Meditation, Health and Wellbeing 11am-12pm @Aqua Marquee   Endurathon 12-1pm @Quad Lawn   Unwind Your Mind: Free Yoga 12-1pm @Aqua Marquee   Latin Dance Friday Salsa Performance 1-1:30pm …

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Blitz Debates (O-Week 2016): Winter vs Summer

Winter Outfit repeating. Hot tea. Netflix. These are a few of my favourite things. And you know what makes these things even better? Winter. What better season than winter to snuggle in your onesie watching Netflix while sipping tea? Steaming coffee and beer battered wedges from the Whitehouse are just …

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What’s On (O-Week 2016): Thursday

Daily Events   Weekly events – Thursday  Clean & Green Workshop: screen printing 9am-12pm @Aqua Marquee   Clean & Green Workshop: Ceramics 9am-12pm @Aqua Marquee   Mardi Gras @ UNSW 10am-12pm @Quad Stage   Inflatable Wipeout 10am-4pm @Alumni Lawn   Quidditch Society Exhibition Match 11am-12pm @Village Green   UNSW Law …

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Interview: Panama (O-Week)

  Marrying the timeless power of a good song with an eye to the future, Panama are winning hearts with their trademark “electronic power ballads”. Signing to Future Classic, the release of the Always EP saw Panama top the Hype Machine charts with the title track with more than 3 …

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