Event parking information - Wednesday 26 April

Wednesday, 26 April 2017

On Wednesday 26 April there will be a number of parking restrictions in car park 1 (yellow permit and pay and display bays) and car park 20 (pay and display bays) for a private event.

Bays in these areas will not be available from 3pm to 8pm.
If you are attending the event, Riley Oval will be available for overflow parking. Please advise the parking attendant that you are attending the VC Installation Ceremony.

Crawley campus - planned high voltage (HV) electrical switching on rings A, B and C.

Tuesday, 11 April 2017

The University has scheduled electrical works from 5am to 7.30am on Friday 28 April 2017, for maintenance to the HV substation that supplies electricity to rings A, B and C on the Crawley campus (refer to map).

Lawn overseeding program

Thursday, 6 April 2017

Campus Management's Grounds team is undertaking aerating and overseeding on some areas of the campus grounds to improve the lawn area surfaces, Wednesday 12 and Thursday 13 April. These activities will be undertaken at James and Riley ovals. Some areas will be required to be roped off to allow the seed to germinate.

Campus building inspections

Tuesday, 4 April 2017

The University carries out campus-wide building inspections for existing and potential hazards, and to ensure all building spaces are safe, compliant and ready for occupation at the beginning of each semester.

Flagpoles - relocation

Monday, 3 April 2017

Works are currently underway at the Crawley campus to establish a new podium for five flagpoles, landscaping and lighting improvements at the Winthrop entrance of the University.

March 2017 graduations and parking

Monday, 6 March 2017

During March there will be some parking restrictions to a number of car parks at UWA for graduation ceremonies.

UWA parking and public transport on Monday 6 March (Labor Day)

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

On Monday 6 March (Labor Day), the University will be operating as normal, and the UWA Parking Regulations still apply.

Catching public transport to UWA on the public holiday
All public transport facilities will run on a Sunday timetable. Visit the TransPerth website for details and to plan your trip.

Perth Writers Festival - free shuttle bus service

Wednesday, 22 February 2017

With limited accessible parking available on site, please consider using alternative travel options to get to and from the Perth Writers Festival at UWA such as public transport, walking or cycling

Physics building basement flooding update

Tuesday, 14 February 2017

Over the weekend an underground mains water pipe ruptured in the Physics building causing widespread flooding in the building’s basement.

Crawley campus - planned high voltage electrical switching

Tuesday, 31 January 2017

The University has scheduled electrical works from 6am to 7am on Tuesday 14 February 2017, to complete high voltage (HV) switching to the Crawley campus. The works are necessary to ensure the HV electrical network circuit is fully connected and integrated.

Electricity interruptions in hot weather

Monday, 23 January 2017

Due to the high temperatures forecasted this week, it is expected there will be localised interruptions to air-conditioning across the campus from 2pm on Wednesday 25 and Thursday 26 January 2017.

Last day for free campus-wide furniture, waste and e-waste collection

Wednesday, 18 January 2017

Dear colleagues

The University is undertaking a free campus-wide furniture, waste and e-waste collection to remove all unwanted, old or damaged items, from Wednesday 25 January to Wednesday 8th  February 2017. 

We ask that you take the time to check your work and storage areas for items that are no longer used or required, damaged or taking up space unnecessarily (these items are not only unsightly, but also create a safety hazard). 

Physics building - crane on site

Tuesday, 13 December 2016

From Wednesday 14 to Thursday 15 December, a crane will be on site alongisde the Physics building (located in car park 16). The essential crane lift works form part of the Physics Liquid Nitrogen Tank relocation project.

Pedestrian access closed - north of Indian Ocean Marine Research Centre

Monday, 28 November 2016

The pedestrian access north of the Indian Ocean Marine Research Centre (and the CO2 Research Facility) will be closed from Tuesday 29 November to Friday 9 December, while the installation of automatic bollards is undertaken.

Vinyl floor replacement - Reid Library northwest stairwell

Wednesday, 23 November 2016

Works are scheduled within the Reid Library northwest stairwell to remove old vinyl flooring identified containing low levels of asbestos materials.

Crane lift - Electrical Engineering building (226) Thursday 24 November

Tuesday, 22 November 2016

Between 7am and approximately 8.30am on Thursday 24 November Campus Management will use a crane to remove an empty tank and two generators from the Electrical Engineering building (226). The crane will be placed at the side of car park 16 (off Fairway entry 2). There will be no access to the car park during this time.

Parking restrictions during UWA graduations - November 2017

Tuesday, 15 November 2016

On Saturday 19 November there will be some parking restrictions to a number of car parks at UWA for graduation ceremonies.

Changeover work on Crawley campus electicity substation completed

Monday, 14 November 2016

Changeover work on the Crawley campus electricity substation has been completed successfully. The work will provide a safe and stable power supply to our campus buildings and was necessary because the old substation presented a risk to the campus power supply as it was nearing the end of its service life.

Critical substation upgrade works - commencing Friday 4 November

Friday, 28 October 2016

The next stage of changeover works to the new Crawley campus electricity substation will begin on Friday 4 November.