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Place Activation Facilities

Add some extra fun to your next event !
Listed below is a range of Place Activation resources you can utilise.

In an award-winning place activation program, we have implemented various vibrant activities that provides students and staff with new experiences like a variety of new food offerings via food trucks and a seasonal produce market; performances from musicians, dancers, comedians, circus performers.

You can also contact our Place Activation team directly to discuss additional support - Email:

Explore Curtin Food Truck Program
Expressions of Interest - 2020

If you are a vendor and interested in receiving information about the 2020 Program, please email:

Note: Coffee Cart vendors apply through a separate, annual process in November. Please email enquires to

Support for Community Events

Our Perth Campus is the perfect spot for your next community event or initiative. Get in contact with our Place Activation team for support with venues, grant opportunities and more information.

Place Activation Initiative

Do you have a great idea that you would like to implement on campus? The space is free, the audience is guaranteed and creative ideas are encouraged. From a mural art piece to a workshop or an event, any idea will be considered but please consider safety, the target audience, visual impact and logistics in your proposal.

Fill in the online form below to apply to implement your place activation initiative.

Place Activation Application Form

Bean Bags & Giant Games

  1. Please download and complete the relevant contract(s):
    Download the Bean Bag - Contract of Use

    Download the Giant Games - Contract of Use

  2. Attach the relevant contract(s) to a DO IT NOW -
    "Public Realm, Parks & Gardens" request.

Giant Games include: Chess, Checkers, Jenga and Connect Four.
If you want to hire other Giant Games please contact:

Food Vans

Here is a list of vans that are inducted at Curtin that you can invite:
(Note: vans need access to at least 2 power points outdoors)

2018 Food Van Contact List - PDF (84KB)

Performers / Entertainment

The below contacts are not "endorsed" by Curtin but we have worked successfully with them before and they are familiar with Curtin:

Lectern, Mic & PA Systems, Trestle Tables etc.

Looking for a lectern, simple mic and PA system, welcome board signage, or trestle tables with black table cloths?
Please contact Curtin's Corporate Events Team:

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curtin colour festival in action


You can find a range of food trucks and performers that liven up the campus each week.