Refurbishment - Centre for English Language Teaching (Claremont campus)

Tuesday, 26 May 2015

Campus Management is undertaking a project to refurbish the heritage building located at the Claremont Campus for the Centre for English Language Teaching (CELT).

Major water infrastructure works - Bayliss Building

Friday, 22 May 2015

Campus Management will be undertaking major water infrastructure works in the Bayliss Building on the weekend of Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 May.

Temporary closure of Saw Promenade

Wednesday, 20 May 2015

Please be aware that Saw Promenade will be temporarily closed on Thursday 21 and Friday 22 May between 7 am – 10.30 am. This is due to the pruning of the Moreton Bay fig tree that will take place throughout the day.

Essential works in the Psychology building: from Thursday 14 May

Monday, 11 May 2015

Campus Management will be carrying out essential maintenance works in the Psychology building (347) to replace a window and surrounding brickwork (located on the second floor).

Physics building - basement room refurbishment

Monday, 11 May 2015

Work commenced on Monday 11 May on a refurbishment project in the Physics Building (245). The work will take place in the basement level and is expected to last for approximately 10 weeks. 

Winthrop Hall roof works

Friday, 8 May 2015

Works will be carried out in the Winthrop Hall roof from Wednesday 13 – Saturday 23 May 2015.

Update - Mounts Bay Road bus-lane extension

Friday, 1 May 2015

Project update – Friday 5 June 2015 
Road users, pedestrians and bus patrons may be interested in the following update on the works currently underway along Mounts Bay Road. 


Pedestrians and road users should take extra care when using the roads in this area for the duration of this project.

Electrical works, Administration Building

Thursday, 30 April 2015

A project to install emergency exit lighting in the Administration Building will commence on Friday 1 May, continuing until Monday 4 May.


Fittings of tactile ground surface indicators across campus

Monday, 20 April 2015

Campus Management will be installing new tactile ground surface indicators (TGSI) around campus over the coming months.


Temporary toilet and shower closure - ground floor, Civil and Mechanical Engineering

Friday, 17 April 2015

Toilet and shower facilities located in room G63 on the ground floor of the Civil and Mechanical Engineering building (224) will be temporarily closed off from Monday 20 April. This is to undertake essential maintenance works and improvements to the facilities.


Road access changes to Fairway 4 entrance now effective

Monday, 13 April 2015

Please be aware access to the Fairway 4 entrance has changed, effective Monday 30 March 2015.


New wall to acknowledge University benefactors

Friday, 10 April 2015

Campus Management recently completed a project to install a ‘Major Benefactors of the University Wall’ to acknowledge all significant benefactors ($500k+) over time to the University.

Hackett Hall refurbishment - eastern side

Thursday, 2 April 2015

Campus Management commenced a refurbishment project on the eastern side of Hackett Hall in the week commencing 6 April 2015. Please see below to find out more about this project and activities.


Whitfeld Court – pathway maintenance

Thursday, 2 April 2015

Commencing early April, Campus Management will be removing and re-laying pavers located at the top of Whitfeld Court.


End of trip facilities at Maths and Chemistry buildings

Friday, 20 March 2015

Please be aware that Campus Management will be commencing a project to install new and updated end of trip facilities in Building 210 (adjacent to Tattersalls Lecture Theatre) and Mathematics Building 223.

Update on Mounts Bay Road bus-lane extension

Friday, 6 March 2015

As you may know, the Public Transport Authority (PTA) is creating a west-bound (away from the CBD) bus-only lane on Mounts Bay Road, from Hackett Drive to Broadway.


University Hall

University Hall recognised in WA architecture awards

Tuesday, 29 July 2014

The University of Western Australia’s University Hall has won the Harold Krantz Award for Residential Architecture - Multiple Housing at the Australian Institute of Architects 2014 WA Architecture Awards.

EnviroFest promotes latest sustainable ideas and products

Monday, 31 March 2014

Visitors will be able to watch bees in their hive panel, hold an eagle or a python, pat a dingo or koala and make a terrarium among many other activities on offer at The University of Western Australia's annual environmental festival tomorrow (Tuesday 1 April) on the Oak Lawn.

Currie Hall Chair Alan Brien and Vice-Chancellor Professor Paul Johnson

Traditional 'topping out' marks major milestone for new University Hall

Tuesday, 6 November 2012

A ‘topping out' ceremony has marked the start of the final phase of construction of University Hall, The University of Western Australia's new student accommodation development.

Senator Kate Lundy and three UWA juniors

UWA teams up with Government to build second synthetic turf hockey pitch

Wednesday, 13 June 2012

The University of Western Australia will join forces with the State and Federal Governments to build a second synthetic turf hockey pitch at UWA Sports Park in Mount Claremont.