City of Perth: Notification of Works Crawley/Nedlands – Works Commencing 14 September 2020

Monday, 7 September 2020

To improve service levels, the City of Perth will shortly be undertaking essential works at in the Crawley Nedlands area. Weather permitting, works are scheduled to occur from 7:00am to 5:00pm during week days as follows. Please also refer to the map:


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Approximate Period of Works


UWA News has moved to Impact

Monday, 17 August 2020

All UWA news content, including media releases, are now available on Impact.

Hampden Road night works - and changes to bus services during road upgrade program

Friday, 19 June 2020

The City of Nedlands has advised they are carrying out a new program of road upgrades including road surfacing and kerb repairs along Hampden Road commencing 15 June for approximately three weeks.

Road resurfacing works - McGillivray Road south

Thursday, 28 May 2020

Road works to resurface deteriorated sections of McGillivray Road are scheduled to occur during June (weather conditions permitting).


  • The section of McGillivray Road from the UWA chain gate to the exit aisle Stephenson Avenue. 

Temporary closure/restricted access to McGillvray Road

Works to commence on new Forrest Hall building

Monday, 4 May 2020

Forrest Hall (stage 2) is moving into construction phase on the main building, adjacent to the existing Forrest Hall.

JAXON has been awarded the construction contract and will mobilise to site on 6 May 2020.

What to expect

Clarice Antero and Hayden Hunt with Whoosh bikes

RAC partnership offers new ways to ‘whoosh’ around UWA campus

Thursday, 27 February 2020

The University of Western Australia has partnered with RAC to launch a new multi-mode transport service – making it the first university in WA to offer a broad range of convenient and environmentally friendly ways to get around campus.

Roadworks along Hackett Drive until 4 April

Wednesday, 19 February 2020

Roadworks have commenced on Hackett Drive, and will run through until 4 April 2020.

Traffic management is in place, but please drive carefully and be aware of the following changed traffic conditions in this area:

Site works to commence on Forrest Hall (stage 2) development

Thursday, 23 January 2020

In November 2018, the City of Perth granted development approval for Forrest Hall (stage 2), with UWA Senate approving the progression of the project in March 2019. The new stage 2 building will be a similar size and complement the existing Forrest Hall development, and is expected to be completed by mid-to-late 2021.

Car Park 3

Temporary closure of Car Park 3 and Hackett Entrance 1: 20 January - 15 February

Tuesday, 14 January 2020

From 20 January until 15 February, maintenance works will be taking place in Car Park 3 (outside Reid Library) and Hackett Entrance 1 (adjacent to the University Club).


Temporary closure of Underwood Parade pedestrian footpath (near Agriculture)

Friday, 10 January 2020

A section of Underwood Parade between Agriculture and Prescott Court will be closed to pedestrian traffic from 27 January 2020 until June 2020.

Security and UniPark hours during University shutdown period

Sunday, 15 December 2019

The UniPark office will close at 1pm on Wednesday 18 December 2019 and re-open on Monday 6 January 2020. Any urgent parking enquiries during the University’s shutdown period should be directed to the Security Office.

Infringement payments can be made via the UniPark website.

Furniture, waste and e-waste collection: 25 November to 13 December 2019

Wednesday, 13 November 2019

The University's FREE campus-wide furniture, waste and e-waste collection to remove all unwanted, old or damaged items is available from Monday 25 November to Friday 13 December.

Works to commence on Human Movement building from Monday 14 October

Thursday, 3 October 2019

Works to replace the brick walls around the roof of Human Movement Labs with aluminium louvres are scheduled to commence on Monday 14 October. Scaffolding will be set up on the east side of the building, and a safety fence erected on the east and north side, which will take up some space in the pool area. Entrance from the rear of the building and the car park will be maintained, however, there will be trucks in Car park 33 that will restrict access at times.

An energy carbon neutral UWA: your campus, your future.

Thursday, 19 September 2019

The Vice-Chancellor recently announced that UWA campuses will be energy carbon neutral by 2025. This is a key objective addressing the Grand Challenges identified in the Strategic Plan 2020-25 and will elevate UWA to one of the leaders in aiming to achieve carbon neutrality within Australia and particularly within Western Australia.

The University is developing a series of exciting initiatives aimed at:

Progress update on the Bilya Marlee building (Indigenous Studies building)

Wednesday, 21 August 2019

Construction of the new Bilya Marlee building (meaning river of the swan) is progressing well. The lower ground floor slab, columns and stairs to the upper ground level have been poured.

This new purpose-built facility will be a key component within the southern precinct of the campus, and will greatly improve the current student experience for the School of Indigenous Studies, the Centre for Aboriginal Medical and Dental Health and POCHE Centre for Indigenous Health.

Temporary pedestrian access changes on Myers Street (off Fairway entry 4)

Friday, 24 May 2019

From Monday 27 May (for approximately 7 weeks), there will be temporary alternative pedestrian access along Myers Street while necessary works to upgrade the pump at the Central Plant are undertaken.

During this time, pedestrians are asked to read all signage and enter the area with caution. The traffic management plan is available here.

We thank you for your patience.

Advance notice of planned Western Power outage: Friday 21 June 2019

Friday, 10 May 2019

What will be affected: Electrical power supply to Crawley Campus (full site power outage)

Where: Crawley Campus – all areas

Why: Western Power Critical HV Maintenance and to increase electrical supply redundancy in Ring D. This planned power outage is unavoidable and the University is providing advanced notice to all campus users

What may be experienced: Power loss to the ring as per the below schedule. Where an on-site generator is connected only essential power will be supplied.

Indigenous Studies building preliminary works to commence Thursday 18 April 2019

Monday, 15 April 2019

Site preparations are underway for our new Indigenous Studies building, located within the southern precinct of the campus.

The Indigenous Studies building will provide an exciting working and learning environment for students and staff; and an inviting entrance for the Crawley campus from Hackett Drive.

This new purpose-built facility will be a key component within the southern precinct of the campus, and will greatly improve the current student experience for the School of Indigenous Studies and the Centre for Aboriginal Medical and Dental Health.

Yellow student parking bays - reminder last day for staff parking 22 February 2019

Tuesday, 19 February 2019

We would like to remind staff that Friday 22 February is the last day that yellow student parking bays can be used by staff.

If you haven't done so already, and you would like to apply for a staff parking permit, please contact [email protected]


Staff parking permits 2019

Tuesday, 19 February 2019

If you have applied for and received a UWA parking permit, please ensure the permit is affixed to the left-hand side of your vehicle windscreen before Friday 22 February to avoid being issued an infringement.

The latest parking map is available here.

If you haven’t yet received your parking permit or have any questions regarding parking, please contact UniPark on 6488 1229 / 6488 7184 or [email protected]