Education Minister Simon Birmingham, toured our soon to be completed Indian Ocean Marine Research Centre last week during his visit to Perth. The Indian Ocean Marine Research Centre is a collaborative project funded by the Australian Institute of Marine Science, CSIRO, Department of Fisheries WA, UWA and a grant from the Australian Government as part of the Education Investment Fund. Education Minister Simon Birmingham at the Indian Ocean Marine Research Centre video
Due to upgrades and improvements by Western Power of essential power supply to the Crawley campus, there will be partial road closures and disruptions to Service Road 4 from Monday 18 to Wednesday 20 April 2016.
Traffic management will be in place, with the service road limited to one-way ENTRY ONLY from Fairway.
If you are travelling to campus on Sunday 17 April, please note Mounts Bay Road westbound (Riverside Drive to Hackett Drive) will be closed from 5am – 10.30am due to an event taking place (Super Sprint Triathlon).
There will also be disruptions to bus services during this time.
We recommend you check information on bus services via the Transperth website.
Works are now underway to improve the safety of visitors to UWA’s Dolphin Theatre. New strip lighting to the stairs and emergency lighting is being installed to bring the venue up to required safety standards.
Opened in 1976, the Dolphin Theatre is a popular, small proscenium arch theatre with 198 raked seats located in the heart of the campus. It is primarily used for University theatre productions.
Every 5 years, the pond located in the Japanese studies courtyard (Social Sciences) undergoes an enhancement program to improve the overall environment of the water quality and surroundings for the animal habitat residing in the pond.
The City of Perth is resurfacing Thomas Street south-bound lanes between Heytesbury Road and Rokeby Road/Saw Avenue, Subiaco. Please see below for schedule to complete the resurfacing works, weather permitting:
• Saturday 16 Jan 2016 7pm to 8am • Saturday 23 Jan 2016 7pm to 8am, if required
The University has been advised by the Department of Fire and Emergency Services (DFES) that they will commence charging a $750 fee in the 2015/16 financial year for attendance to a fire alarm activation that is deemed false by the attending FESA crews.
The Health Department is carrying out works, and has announced there will be a temporary closure of the southern section of both lanes on Hospital Avenue, between Monash Avenue and Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital (SCGH), to install the steel framework for the G Block Link Bridge to connect Perth Childrens Hospital and SCGH.