Events

Events are what we love to do, and in trimester one we have plenty for you! We bring back all of the popular classics, including Friday Socials and Free Networking Lunches, it’s going to be fantastic! We’ve also mixed it up a bit with some fresh and fun events, like Coffee Appreciation Morning, Postgrad Wellbeing Day, and Breakfast Club – it’ll be intense! Make sure you follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, to stay up to date with all the events this trimester!

FRIDAY SOCIAL 

20 July | 3 August | 14 September | 28 September

Friday Social provides the perfect space to meet new people, unwind and network with fellow postgrads. As an added bonus, enjoy a beverage and bite to eat on us! GCAP look forward to seeing you from 4.30pm at the Uni Bar Terrace (G07). GCAP Members only.

FREE NETWORKING LUNCH

11am Tues 17 July | 12pm Tues 7 August | 1pm Mon 27 August 

Postgrad life is stressful, we get it! Take a break and debrief with your fellow postgrads for an hour. GCAP will provide lunch and soft drink to sweeten your day! For the first 100 GCAP members only at the Uni Bar Function Centre

GCAP Morning Social

8.30am Mon 23 July | 9am Tues 21 August | 10am Thur 20 September

 Start your day off right with a free coffee and croissant, and some good vibes from your fellow postgrads. We’ll be hosting the first 50 GCAP members for a morning meet and greet at The Junction.

AUSTRALIA ZOO 

Saturday 28 July | 7.00am – 5.00pm

Spend the day at the world famous Australia Zoo – home of the Crocodile Hunter.  Cuddle a koala, hand-feed the kangaroos, walk with a Sumatran tiger or watch a crocodile launch from the water’s edge! Departing campus at 7am and returning from Australia Zoo at 3pm, this is sure to be an experience you will not forget.

GCAP Members only – $30 + BF*. Tickets on sale Monday 9 July online or at Student Guild office, located at The Link (G07). This event is open to GCAP members only. Limited spaces available. Return transport and entry to the zoo included in the ticket price. You will need to bring or purchase your own food and drink on the day. Terms and conditions will be listed on Eventbrite.

GCAP HIKE

Saturday 25 August | 25 August

Take a break from study and spend the morning with GCAP hiking! Interested? Stay up to date by like our Facebook page for more details.

5TH ANNUAL Q1 COCKTAILS IN THE SKY 

Saturday 8 September | 7.30pm – 11.30pm  

Lock this date in for GCAP’s most popular event of the year! You won’t want to miss out. More details to come. Tickets will be on sale from Tuesday 21 August.

WINERY TOUR 

Saturday 29 September | 9.00am – 5.00pm

Located deep in the Gold Coast Hinterland, let GCAP take you through this scenic region and sample some of Queensland’s best wines.

Let your taste buds explode as you sip fine reds and whites, sample craft beers, and even nibble on tasty cheeses. Includes tour of 4 wineries, a brewery, distillery, lunch and round-trip transport. The bus will leave from the bus shelter on University Dr (above Australia Post) promptly at 9.00am and we will leave Mount Tamborine at 5.00pm.

GCAP Members -$30 + BF* (full cost normally $100.00 per person). Tickets onsale from Monday 3 September online or at the Student Guild office, located at The Link (G07). This event is open to GCAP members only. Limited seats available. Please bring your student ID with your GCAP sticker. Terms and conditions will be listed on Eventbrite.