St Lucia Campus
St Lucia Campus

The University’s main campus at St Lucia is set on a magnificent 114-hectare site bounded on all sides by the Brisbane River, seven kilometres from the Brisbane CBD. The campus has expansive landscaped grounds, three lakes, an aquatic centre, tennis courts, eight athletics ovals with a 600-seat grandstand, and facilities for elite rowing. The campus fans out from a 1930s, heritage-listed sandstone Cloister enclosing the Great Court.

UQ St Lucia section

Art galleries and art collections

The University of Queensland Art Museum The University of Queensland Art Museum (UQ Art Museum) is located in the James and Mary Emelia Mayne Centre on The University of Queensland’s St Lucia campus. The Art Mu...

Things to do

There is an enormous range of things to do around the University. There are many clubs and societies to join, concerts, ceremonies & public lectures to attend,

Campus life

Get a feeling for being part of UQ! There is much on offer around UQ. On campus there are heaps of places to eat and shop and

Great Court at St Lucia

The cloister and buildings around the Great Court feature distinctive sandstone, carved with historical scenes, figures, the names of great thinkers and teachers, coats of arms, grotesques and carvings of Australian flora and fauna.  

Museums and collections open to the public

Many of the University's collections have evolved from the interests of individual scientists. Others have been developed specifically to enhance teaching and learning. The collections play a vital role in the University's core activities and double...

Museums and research collections

Many of the University's collections have evolved from the interests of individual scientists. Others have been developed specifically to enhance teaching and learning. The collections play a vital role in the University's core activities and double...

Heritage highlights of Brisbane and surrounds