Name UQ’s Annual NAIDOC Festival, now closed.

6 June 2019

From 7 June 2019, entries will be open for students, staff and broader community to submit a name for UQ’s annual NAIDOC Festival.  Each year UQ’s festival reflects the NAIDOC Week theme and we invite you to think up big to give UQ’s NAIDOC Festival a name!

Even if you don’t submit an entry, you can still participate by casting a vote for one of the top five entries.  See below for the Terms and Conditions as well as the key dates.

The winner will be announced at this year’s NAIDOC Festival Opening Ceremony on Thursday 8 August at main stage, Forgan Smith lawns.

Key Dates

Submit an entry opens


Friday 7 June 2019


Submitting an entry closes


Sunday 16 June 2019


Voting for your favourite entry opens


Wednesday 26 June 2019


Voting for your favourite entry closes

Wednesday 10 July 2019


Winner notified by UQ


Before Saturday 20 July 2019


Winner announced at 2019 UQ NAIDOC Festival

Thursday 8 August

Terms and Conditions

To Enter


Baker Boy at UQ NAIDOC Music, Art, Culture Festival 2108. (photo UQ Life)