Scheduled IT maintenance: Sunday 18 October from 6am to 3pm

A scheduled network and system maintenance window will occur on Sunday 18 October from 6am to 3pm.

Maintenance is being undertaken to carry out essential firewall maintenance to improve network reliability, security, functionality and increase website storage capacity.

As a result on and off campus access to most university systems and websites will be disrupted by intermittent outages between 6am to 3pm.

Systems affected include (but are not limited to):

Access to the following systems/services unaffected during this time:

  • BoardPad
  • iLearn (Echo 360)
  • iShare
  • iTeach
  • Gmail
  • OneHelp

Please note: Significant core infrastructure work will continue during the 8 November maintenance window. Most systems and services will be impacted.

Stay informed

  • Check the IT calendar for dates and times of planned Information Technology downtime windows for 2015.
  • Keep up-to-date on the operational status of all IT systems and services by subscribing to real-time notifications at
  • Follow @mqu_it on Twitter for breaking alerts and status updates
  • Contact the IT HelpDesk on 02 9850 HELP (4357), or email