Half road closure - Wednesday 22 September - Service Road 4.

Tuesday, 20 September 2016

The half road closure is necessary to complete the asphalt laying on a section of the road. Traffic management will be in place to ensure safety is maintained while the works are being undertaken.

Construction starts on Physics liquid nitrogen tank storage yard

Monday, 19 September 2016

From Monday 19 September, the Physics liquid nitrogen tank relocation project will move into the construction phase.

The LN2 storage tank has been relocated to its temporary location and plumbed for reticulation. Works will now start on the construction of a protective shelter and storage facility for the LN2 tank and the relocation of the helium storage out of the building.

Service road closure near Music - Monday 19 September

Thursday, 15 September 2016

Please be advised that from 7am – 4pm on Monday 19 September a section of the internal service road adjacent to the tennis courts and Music building will be closed.

The road will be closed in both directions to facilitate water reticulation pipe works. Detour signage and traffic to Hackett Drive will be managed.

Oak tree removal at Oak Lawn

Thursday, 15 September 2016

Unfortunately one of the large cork oaks (Quercus suber) on the Oak Lawn has had major root failure and collapsed. The tree has been identified by an arborist as a high risk due to its deteriorated state.

Car Park 15 - Wednesday 14th September

Monday, 12 September 2016

Car Park 15 between buildings 222 (Environmental Systems Engineering) and 224 (Civil and Mechanical Engineering) will have reduced access between 6am – 8.30am on Wednesday 14th September 2016.

Up to eight bays will be closed during this time to enable truck access and geotechnical ground testing.

Parking restrictions during UWA graduations

Friday, 9 September 2016

During September there will be some parking restrictions to a number of car parks at UWA for graduation ceremonies. Please check the dates below for details.

Temporary entrance at Reid Library

Monday, 5 September 2016

The main entrance of the Reid Library will be temporarily closed from 7am Monday 12 September to 4pm Friday 16 September, while works are underway to complete cladding the exterior portico of the new entrance.

UWA Recreation and Fitness Centre foyer refurbishment

Monday, 29 August 2016

The refurbishment of the UWA Recreation and Fitness Centre foyer is now underway.

Access to the Fitness Centre and Sports Hall will be maintained throughout the works however, at certain times, temporary diversions will be in place.

Works are expected to be completed in October, 2016.

Full details are available at cm.uwa.edu.au.


Physics Service Yard closure - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Monday, 29 August 2016

The Physics service yard and adjacent car bays will be closed from 6.30am – 9am on Tuesday 30 August 2016 to allow for the placement of a temporary liquid nitrogen storage tank.

There will be no vehicle or pedestrian access to the southern entry of the Physics building, or the ramp from the carpark to the west side of the Reid Library, during these times.

Service road 4 – full road closure Saturday 27 August 2016

Thursday, 25 August 2016

Weather permitting, full-road closures will be in place on service road 4 to complete road markings, on Saturday 27 August from 7am to 6pm.

Service road 4 – full road closure Saturday 20 August 2016

Tuesday, 16 August 2016
  • Delivery and unloading of essential equipment for main central plant on Saturday 20 August 2016
  • Service road 4 full-road closures in place from 8am to 6pm
  • Crane located on site
  • No vehicle or pedestrian access

Gillett Promenade pedestrian access closed

Thursday, 4 August 2016

Pedestrian and vehicle access to the southern end of Gillett Promenade will be disrupted on Monday 8 August to facilitate the removal of a redundant transformer from the main central plant.

Physics Building lobby refurbishment

Thursday, 28 July 2016

The lobby of the Physics Building is undergoing a refurbishment with works expected to be completed in August 2016.

The Ross and Clews Theatres are both open, and lectures running as per your timetable in these rooms.

Access to the building is available via the front glass doors. We apologise for any noise or inconvenience these works may produce.

Service Road 4 reopened for vehicle access only

Thursday, 28 July 2016

Works have now been compeleted on Service Road 4, and vehichle ONLY access is once again available.

Pedestrians please use alternative routes to access campus.

We thank you for your patience while works on this road were undertaken.


Tree removal at Sunken Garden

Friday, 22 July 2016

In the interest of public safety, Campus Management will be removing one Melaleuca Ianceolata tree at the Sunken Garden (road level) on Saturday 23 July 2016.

Lawns program on campus

Tuesday, 5 July 2016

Campus Management's Grounds team is undertaking aerating and overseeding on some areas of the campus grounds to improve the lawn area surfaces, Thursday 7 and Friday 8 July. These activites will be undertaken at James Oval, Oak Lawn, Great Court Lawn and the Sunken Garden (north of the Arts Building). Some areas will be required to be roped off to allow the seed to germinate.



Winthrop Hall, Great Court - Tropical Grove - fertilising treatment

Monday, 4 July 2016

Contractors (Palm Doctors) will be on site this week to undertake fertilsing works around Winthrop Hall, Great Court - Tropical Grove. This is to maintain the large palms in these areas. A cherry picker and ute (with spray pump unit) will be on site.



Road closure - Service Road 4 resurfacing works

Tuesday, 28 June 2016

UPDATE - 22 JULY 2016

Service Road 4 will remain closed with further works required. However, controlled access is available for service and delivery vehicles over the next week.

We thank you for your patience and cooperation while these works are being undertaken.


Resurfacing works on Service Road 4 will commence Wednesday 29 June for an approximate two-week period. Road closures will be in place, however, the road will be available only for service/delivery vehicles.

Campus-wide furniture, waste and e-waste collection

Monday, 27 June 2016

The University is undertaking a free campus-wide furniture, waste and e-waste collection to remove all unwanted, old or damaged items, from Monday 27 June to Friday 22 July 2016.

HV upgrade at McGillirvray Oval UWA Sports Park

Friday, 17 June 2016

Campus Management is undertaking the high voltage (HV) upgrade at McGillivray Oval UWA Sports Park which involves relocating the UWA switchgear outside the existing substation.

The upgrade will facilitate the change of electricity supply from 6.6 KV to 11 KV with improved safety and capacity in the network to cater for the future upgrade of facilities at site, and long-term plans.
Works are anticipated to be completed by December 2016.
Scope of works