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Cultural Perspectives and the Oral Narrative: 16-17 October 2013

Monday, September 30th, 2013

Please refer to the links to the program and poster for the Cultural Perspectives and Oral Narrative Event – 16-17 October, Oorala Aboriginal Centre, UNE. Please join us for a wonderful experience. and

O Week 2013 @ UNE and Oorala

Tuesday, January 15th, 2013

This year O Week begins on the 18th Feburary. Oorala Aboriginal Centre will be holding a welcome BBQ on Wednesday the 20th Feburary with infomation and Q&A sessions involving Teach NSW, the UNE Scholarship Office and Centrelink afterwards. Come along and say hi, we’d love to meet you.

Frank Archibald Memorial Lecture

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

The 2012 Frank Archibald Memorial Lecture will be held at Oorala on October 18 at 7.30pm. All welcome! See flyer for details.

End of Trimester 2 BBQ

Friday, September 21st, 2012

Oorala is holding an end of trimester BBQ for all students on Tuesday, 25 September at 12pm. Hope to see you there.

NAIDOC Week Celebrations

Wednesday, June 20th, 2012

The Oorala Aboriginal Centre would like to invite you to its annual flag raising ceremony and morning tea in celebration of NAIDOC Week: Monday, 2 July 10:30am at Booloominbah Lawns, followed by morning at Oorala. Hope to see you there! (See flyer for details)

Reconciliation Week Celebration – change of time!

Friday, May 25th, 2012

Please note change of time!

The Oorala Centre would like to invite you to attend our Reconciliation Week Celebration Morning Tea on 31 May from 10:30-11:30am at the Centre.


UNE Open Days 4-5 May

Friday, April 20th, 2012

The Oorala Aboriginal Centre would like to inform our community contacts that this year students and parents have the option of attending the University of New England’s Open Day on Friday, 4 May or Saturday 5 May.

UNE is holding a ‘Schools Extravaganza’ on the Friday and the Saturday is an informal day of information and advice.

We welcome students, families and schools to visit our Centre on Friday 4 May. The Centre is located on Booloominbah Drive. Our Student Support team will also be offering information and advice for prospective students at Oorala’s stall in Lazenby Hall (Central Courtyard) on the Friday.

See Oorala Flyer Open Day

For more information and updates about Open Day you can visit:


‘O’ Week BBQ

Friday, February 10th, 2012

Oorala would like to invite all new Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students to a welcome BBQ on Wednesday, 15 February, 12:30pm at the Oorala Aboriginal Centre. We look forward to meeting you there.

25th Anniversary Morning Tea

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

Oorala is hosting a morning tea to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the centre on Wednesday, 7 December 2011 at 10.30am. All staff, students and community are welcome!

Oorala 25th Anniversary Ball

Tuesday, November 29th, 2011

To be held on the Booloominbah Lawns, 6pm Saturday 10 December, 2011. Tickets are $40 per person or $30 per person if booking a table of ten. Tickets are available through UNE Cashier. For more information see: or contact the Oorala Centre on 6773 3034.