Macquarie Alumni Events

Macquarie Alumni Events

Stay connected with your alma mater

Graduates from Macquarie University are part of an incredible alumni community.

Reconnect with Macquarie by joining us at an event – on campus, in the Sydney CBD or another city across Australia or the world. It's a fabulous way to update your knowledge and rapidly expand your horizons.

We run inspirational networking events and thought leadership sessions, as well as career events for new graduates and students.

Not getting any event invitations? Keep your details updated so we can invite you to one in a city near you.


Upcoming events

August

Macquarie University Networking Event: Melbourne - Thursday 29 August

Macquarie University and the Melbourne Macquarie alumni network would like to invite you to share an exclusive evening of networking and cheese tasting at “Milk the Cow – Carlton”. The evening aims to provide an opportunity for you to engage, grow and strengthen your relationships within the Macquarie University community.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to network with fellow Macquarie alumni and develop your professional network.

When: Thursday 29 August 2019, 6.30pm - 8.30pm
WhereMilk the Cow – Carlton, 323 Lygon Street, Carlton Map
Price: Free. This event is proudly supported by Macquarie University. Cheese-tasting and complimentary drinks will be provided to all registered alumni attendees
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SVP: Please register by Monday 26 August (unless booked out prior)

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September

Global Alumni Impact Series: London - Monday 2 September

The future of finance in the UK

is a well-known fact that London is the financial capital of the world, with the UK being the highest net exporter of financial services according a 2018 report by CityUK.

The schools, the supermarkets, and the Michelin starred restaurants all receive some of the money generated by the financial sector. But what is it about London that has made it the best location to hold this title?

Join us for our Global Alumni Impact Series in London on Monday 2 September to hear an outsiders view on what the opportunities for London to maintain, or further enhance, its position as a world premier financial hub.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to network with fellow Macquarie alumni and develop your professional network.

When: Monday 2 September 2019, 6.30pm - 9.30pm
WhereThe Bloomsbury, 16-22 Great Russell Street, London WC1B 3NN
Price: Free. This event is proudly supported by Macquarie University. Canapés and drinks provided
RSVP: Please register by Monday 26 August (unless booked out prior)

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Alumni Learning & Networking Opportunity @ Venture Cafe Sydney - Thursday 5 September

Building a collaborative community: maximise your potential

Macquarie University alumni are invited to a special evening at Venture Café Sydney on Thursday 5 September. Venture Café is a global movement where innovation and the startup community gather to enjoy, connect, engage an learn from one another.

This special evening at Venture Café at Macquarie Park will include workshops, panel discussions and networking. With opportunities to meet innovators in collaborative businesses and entrepreneurs, this event will introduce you to groups that regularly explore and encourage innovation.

The evening will focus on 'Building a collaborative community: maximise your potential'. Our expert speakers will include:

  • Professor David Wilkinson, Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Engagement), Macquarie University
  • Jess Ruhfus, Founder, Collabosaurus

For full details visit the Venture Café Sydney website. Please note that you are welcome to join for as much or as little of the program for the evening as you'd like - Venture Café is a relaxed, informal setting.

The evening will include an opportunity to network with your fellow Macquarie University alumni and gain key insights from our speakers. Drinks and refreshments will be provided.

When: Thursday 5 September 2019, Drop in any time 3pm to 8pm
Where: Venture Cafe Sydney, 58 Waterloo Rd, Macquarie Park Map
Price: Free. This event is proudly supported by Macquarie University. Canapés and drinks provided
RSVP: Please register by Thursday 5 September, 3pm

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Astronomy Open Night: Macquarie Campus - Saturday 7 September

Please join us for an incredible evening of astronomy, astrophysics, photonics, astrophotonics and all things physics – including a large outdoor area full of telescopes where you can observe celestial objects for yourself! Find out more.

Macquarie University Connections: Central Coast - Tuesday 10 September

Join us for our first Central Coast alumni event to be held on Tuesday 10 September at Gosford RSL.

Macquarie University Connections: Central Coast - Past, Present and Future aims to connect Macquarie's student and alumni community together and we would very much like to see you in September at this casual networking event.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to network with fellow Macquarie alumni and build your professional network. You will also have a chance to speak to current Macquarie students and even prospective students looking to study at Macquarie University.

When: Tuesday 10 September 2019, 6.30pm - 8.30pm
WhereGosford RSL Club, 26 Central Coast Hwy, West Gosford NSW 2250 Map
Price: Free. This event is proudly supported by Macquarie University. Canapés and drinks provided
RSVP: Please register by Thursday 5 September, 3pm

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Macquarie University Alumni Wine Tasting: Hong Kong - Thursday 12 September

Join us for our Macquarie & UniSA Joint Alumni Wine Tasting event to be held on Thursday 12 September at HKMA South Seas Centre.

Macquarie University and the Macquarie University Hong Kong Chapter is keen to bring its alumni community together and would very much like to see you in September at this casual networking event.

Our guest speaker Phyllis is an Executive Committee member of the Joint University Alumni Associations Wine Club, and responsible for arranging wine training events.

Don't miss out on this opportunity to network with fellow Macquarie alumni and develop your professional network.

When: Thursday 12 September 2019, 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Where: HKMA South Seas Centre, Tower 2, 3/F, 75 Mody Rd, Tsim Sha Tsui  Map
Price: Free. This event is proudly supported by Macquarie University. Canapés and drinks provided
RSVP: Please register by Thursday 5 September. Password: MQUniSA

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Pop-up networking drinks: Brisbane - Thursday 19 September

Don't miss a fun evening of networking with your fellow alumni in Brisbane. Details coming soon.

Alumni networking event: France - Thursday 24 September

You will have a chance to meet H.E. Mr Brendan Berne and some of the Macquarie University executives who will be attending and hear some updates from your alma mater.  Drinks and canapes will be provided and you will have a chance to network with your fellow French alumni.

What: Inaugural meeting of the Macquarie University France Alumni Network - Paris
When: Tuesday 24 September, 6.30-9pm
Where: Residence of the Ambassador - 4 rue Jean Rey, 75015 Paris Map
RSVP:  Please register by Tuesday 17 September (unless booked out prior)
Questions? Please contact Sylvestre Mang

Register here

October

Alumni networking event: Canberra - Wednesday 9 October

Network with fellow alumni and hear from our guest speaker, best-selling author and renowned social researcher, Hugh Mackay. Save the date!

Backpack to Briefcase: Sydney - Tuesday 15 October

Save the date for our popular Beer with the Boss event.

Trendsetter Panel and alumni reception: Sydney - Tuesday 29 October

The Faculty of Human Sciences invites you to their annual Trendsetter Panel. Save the date.

Global Alumni Impact Series: Beijing - Wednesday 30 October

Save the date!

November

Global Alumni Impact Series: Hong Kong - Sunday 3 November

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FMHS alumni event: Sydney - Friday 8 November

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* Please notes dates and locations may change.

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T: 1800 673 662
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