2018 Pride Party Will Not Offer Tickets to Under 18s

April 30, 2018 Oskah Dunnin 0

UPDATE: Since publication, Matthew Mottola has informed Observer the Queer* Department is “more than happy to refund [an] invalid ticket.” The 2018 Queer* Department’s Pride Party will not allow attendees under the age of 18. Matthew Mottola, ANUSA Queer* Officer, told

NUS, ANUSA Lead Protest Against Education Cuts

March 21, 2018 Jason Pover 0

Content warning: this story contains mentions of violence and references to genocide. A protest was held today at the Pop-Up hosted by as part of a National Day of Action organised by the NUS (National Union of Students). Approximately 150

Livestreaming banned

ANUSA Bans Livestreaming for SRC 1

February 27, 2018 Eliza Croft 0

The ANU Students’ Association (ANUSA) has prevented media from livestreaming its first Student Representative Council (SRC) meeting of the year. When Observer asked to livestream, General Secretary Eden Lim ruled this was not allowed, citing unspecified safety concerns. In 2017,

Market Day Cut Short Due to “Extreme Conditions”

February 14, 2018 Jason Pover 0

ANUSA today ended Market Day early, citing “safety concerns” and “extreme conditions” in the face of high winds. According to eyewitness reports, students were hit by falling marquees, with at least one student reportedly injured. At around 2:15pm, volunteers from

Friday Night Party Moved to Botanic Gardens

February 1, 2018 Jason Pover 0

Organisers have revealed that this year’s Friday Night Party will be held in the Botanic Gardens, fulfilling previous hints of “waterfalls… flora and fauna”. The event is billed as ANUSA’s “biggest party of the year” and is typically a highlight