Local and community

Curtin has forged strong ties with the local and wider community through a range of initiatives and programs. If you’re a community member or organisation, see how you can get involved with us.

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Curtin FM Radio

Curtin FM Radio is well known across Perth for its blend of classic hits and its engaging presenters. Behind the scenes, a team of volunteers keep the station running smoothly while our journalism students get hands-on training at a real radio station.

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John Curtin Gallery

Located at our Perth campus, the John Curtin Gallery is one of Western Australia’s major public art galleries and one of the largest and best-equipped university galleries in the country. The John Curtin Gallery enlivens the intellectual life of the University and its surrounding communities through exhibitions, events and public programs that explore global perspectives on contemporary art.

John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library

John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library

The John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library holds a collection of scholarly resources that recognise the contribution to Australian society of wartime prime minister and international statesman, John Curtin (1885-1945). It hosts modern facilities and services to support researchers and interested members of the community.

Curtin community engagement

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Curtin sport and recreation

Our sports programs and recreational activities are a great chance to keep fit, try something new and be part of a team. Get active with our competitive social sports program, or join a sports club. We have something for everyone.

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Room bookings

At Curtin, our tutorial rooms, facilities, lecture theatres and outdoor areas are available to the Curtin community and general public to book. With over 150 venues available, we’re sure to have your needs covered.

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Community fundraising

Get involved with a range of not-for-profit organisations, raise valuable funds for worthy causes and have fun while meeting new people.