Aspire Venues


Aspire boasts a venue to suit every style of event with 15 spaces and 3 lawns available across our 2 campus locations. From school formals, engagement parties, lunch meetings, seminars, gala dinners in the prestigious University Hall, multi-day conferences at the modern Innovation Campus, exhibition and trade shows at the expansive Sports Hub, and events with a difference at UniBar or on one of our iconic University of Wollongong lawns, we have a venue to suit your need.


University of Wollongong

Private Parties

Great Hall (University Hall)


The prestigious UniHall is the ideal venue for conferences, award ceremonies formals and gala dinners. The refurbished hall features high ceilings, offering a grand theatre feel –  the perfect canvas for theming and ‘wow factor’ for special events. The adjoining foyer and Champagne Lawn offer options for pre-event drinks and networking.

Features: Large stage, in-built projector and giant screen, air-conditioning, high-speed WiFi, separate foyer area and adjoining lawn.

UniHall Foyer2

University Hall Foyer


The UniHall Foyer is a contemporary, light-filled function space, perfect for small launch events or networking functions that can spill out onto the “Champagne Lawn”.

Features: High ceiling and floor to ceiling glass windows looking out onto the Champagne Lawn.

Thought Bubble Conference Set Up

Thought Bubble


The “Thought Bubble” is a traditional meeting room, perfect for your smaller meetings, presentations, lunches, or intimate cocktail parties. The newly refurbished terrace is perfect for a breakout area for catering.

Features: Adjoining foyer area and balcony

The terrace



• Al fresco, flexible first-floor terrace
• Views overlooking the Duck Pond lawn precinct
• Contemporary simplistic outdoor furniture
• Breakout space attached to the Thought Bubble
• Refurbished March 2019

The Exhibition Hub

Exhibition Hub


• Versatile, light-filled open space
• Modern furniture and polished concrete features
• Large LCD screen
• Access to 3 additional breakout areas
• Bustling student zone
• 4 glass window offices with views out to the exhibition space

The Lounge

The Lounge


• Versatile, light-filled open space
• Brand new flexible and multipurpose furniture
• Large projector screen
• Close proximity to the University Hall
• Chill out zone with views over the Duck Pond Lawn
• Study pod zones

Ideas Centre The Brains Trust

Ideas Centre


• Casual event space or breakout rooms
• Retractable partisan to create two event spaces:

Think Tank
• Versatile event space for casual meetings and events
• Natural daylight and elevated ceiling

Brains Trust 
• Ceiling mounted data projector and screen
• Open, small kitchenette within space, for Aspire food and beverage station

Catering on the Duck Pond Lawn

University Lawns


Duck Pond, McKinnon, Jugglers & Champagne Lawns.

• Four unique outdoor manicured lawns in the heart of the university precinct
• Create a casual vibe or enhance for the wow factor
• Customise food and beverage options for all styles of events
• Accessibility to build a custom marquee with timber flooring
• The options for your outdoor events are endless….




• The social heartbeat on campus with a welcoming, vibrant ambiance
• Versatile casual spaces
• Intimate concert venue with a seating capacity of 200
• Outdoor balcony featuring casual seating
• Casual food and beverage options
• Facilities for adjoining Jugglers Lawn events

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