Students currently in Victoria should not travel to the ACT if they don’t have an exemption.

All ANU courses are delivered remotely, so students prevented from travelling to campus will not be disadvantaged.

1/3 More below👇

Do you know the next Australian of the Year?

Each year our nation celebrates the achievements & contributions of outstanding Australians through the Australian of the Year Awards.

Nominations close July 31 for the 2021 Awards.

The Emergency Undergraduate Accommodation Bursary & Disability Bursary have now been extended to @ouranu international students. Retrospective applications will be considered. Learn more and submit an application at

Join the @VC_ANU for a virtual student forum.

When: Wed 10 Jun 2020, 10–11am

This is an opportunity to ask questions about the University, the scheduled return to campus & provide feedback on anything that may be impacting you.


.@actgovernment is keen to hear from 16-24 year olds to make sure they're in the best possible position to support younger Canberrans as they deal with the impacts of .

Complete the survey by Wed 3 June for a chance to win a giftcard:

is the perfect time to check out the colourful 2nd ed of The Macquarie Atlas of Indigenous Australia, which ANU was proud to recently launch. The atlas depicts all aspects of Indigenous culture with hundreds of photographs & artworks: @ANUcass

To mark the beginning of National Reconciliation Week, we revisit a recent & significant act of reconciliation by ANU.

Blood samples from more than 200 people from Galiwin'ku in East Arnhem Land were disconnected from Country & family for the 50 years they were housed at ANU.

A reminder that one of the ways we are supporting students to study remotely is through at-home access to the software & applications you rely on.

Through the Virtual Information Commons, you can access any program available on campus computers from your home computer. Details👇

Friday feelgood🤗👏🙏@anumakerspace was chuffed to receive this lovely note from Kerry, one of 70 volunteer quilters assisting to make face masks. Thanks to the designs & people-power of @ANUartdesign friends/ alumni & Canberra Quilters club, masks are supporting safety.

The University's Return to Campus Taskforce has created a graduated system for our return to campus.

From 18 May, the relevant Dean can approve access to campus for those researchers whose research can only occur on campus.

Learn more from @VC_ANU's blog

Short ANU programs will help Australians skill up for the long term.

From data mining & machine learning to rare Asia-Pacific languages, these programs will be offered as part of the Federal Govt's support for workers impacted by the crisis.

Today we’re taking another step to support students to study remotely, launching at home access to the software & applications you rely on.

The new Virtual Information Commons gives students remote access to any program available on the campus computers.

How will the teaching pause impact assessment deadlines? Deadlines will be pushed back so they still fall on the same calendar week & day. E.g. something due on the original Week 7 Tuesday (21 April) should now be due on the new Week 7 Tuesday (28 April).

What happens when the children from University Preschool & Child Care Centre combine their passion for cupcakes 🧁 and koalas?

$730 in much needed funds for our furry friends!!

Here at ANU we are taking every precaution against . There's no immediate threat to our campus or community.

"They are very optimistic we can control COVID 19 and not have a runaway outbreak - but we do need to take precautions and take them now."

ANU has today decided to cancel non-essential public events & social gatherings to minimise the risk of the transmission of COVID-19 among our community & more widely. Read the VC's email for more info:

ANU has today decided to cancel non-essential public events & social gatherings to minimise the risk of the transmission of COVID-19 among our community & more widely. Read the VC's email for more info:

Are you a new student to ? You're invited to Chief Minister @ABarrMLA's Student Welcome👋🎉

Indulge in a FREE burger/fish & chips, meet native wildlife, enjoy live games & a photo booth, then stay on to experience Enlighten Festival. Register now:

MESSAGE TO STAFF & STUDENTS: @VC_ANU Professor Brian Schmidt updates the @ourANU community on and the University's response.

Read the full message 👇

CAMPUS REMAINS OPEN: The ANU Acton, Mt Stromlo & Siding Springs campuses are open today.

If you continue to be affected by the smoke, please consult with your supervisor about other working arrangements.

More info:

Show more
Canberra Bubble & Friends

Mastodon instance for bubble loonies, greenies who can control the weather and others with such magical powers. Oh and their friends.