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Program for Casuarina campus

Download the Casuarina campus program please review below for latest updates.

All students welcome

8am - 9am

Welcome to CDU

Hear from senior members of our Faculty and our current students will share with you their experiences 

Red 7 - Mal Nairn Auditorium

Morning Tea to go 

Grab yourself a quick bite to eat before moving off to the next session for the day!

Red 7 - Mal Nairn Auditorium

9:30am - 11:30am

Academic Readiness

These are important for all students. Don't miss the opportunity to meet your lecturers, fellow students and learn about your course and its study requirements. See the Academic Readiness table for more information 

11:30am - 12:30pm

Campus Tours

Take a tour of our beautiful campus and facilities 

12:30pm - 1:30pm

Indigenous Showcase 

Explore a range of interactive displays - including arts, music and dance 

Includes lunch 

1:30pm - 2pm

Health and Wellbeing

Learn from our health specialists about a range of services to improve your health and wellbeing. You'll also meet our Allianz representative and learn more about Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) 

2pm - 5pm

The Amazing Race

Gather your team and prepare for the ultimate CDU Amazing Race! This exciting event will allow you to get to know your campus, meet new friends, challenge yourself and have a whole lot of fun while doing it. We will challenge you to solve problems, complete tasks and compete against fellow students to be crowned winner of the 2019 Semester 1 Orientation Amazing Race! 

Giveaways and prizes for the fastest team! 

All students welcome

8am - 10am

Being an International Student in Australia (Mandatory for International Students) 

What are the rules?

10am - 11am


CDU Security, Northern Territory Police, DriveSafe NT and Road Safety NT will provide useful information about staying safe 

10am - 3pm

CDU Clubs and Societies Market Day 

Visit the CDU Clubs and Societies and meet with a range of organisations who can guide you through a range of services offered in Darwin. 

Includes lunch at 12:30pm

4:45pm - 5pm

International Students will be directed to CDU Bus Stop - Orange 1

5pm - 5:30pm

Bus transfer to Darwin Civic Centre 

5:30pm - 7pm

2019 International Students Welcome Reception

Hosted by the Northern Territory Government 

Dress Code: Smart Casual