Roof works at Union Building

What’s happening: Roof replacement, Union Building

Why: To stop leaks and replace aging infrastructure

Works commence: Roof replacement from Monday 22 January 2018

Anticipated completion: mid-February 2018


Bike storage at Sports Centre

What’s happening: Construction of new bike parking facilities

Why: New store for 66 bikes featuring weather protection, university card access and improved security

Works commence: December 2017

Anticipated completion: Early February 2018


Teaching space upgrade at Physical Sciences

What’s happening: Building collaborative learning spaces in rooms 0005 to 0009

Why: To create multi-purpose rooms with new AV facilities and natural light

Works commence: December 2018

Anticipated completion: mid-February 2018


Solar panels

What’s happening: Installation of almost 5900 solar panels on rooftops (ISD, Engineering, Physical Sciences, Student Centre, Health Sciences and Health Sciences Lecture Theatre) and car park 3

Why: To generate almost 20% of Flinders’ electricity through on-site renewable energy generation

Works commence: late November 2017

Anticipated completion: May 2018


Lake Road Crossing to Earth Sciences

A portion of Lake Road will be closed to vehicles from 5th to 9th of February 2018.

Please see the attached Lake Road Crossing (PDF 662KB) pdf ( page 2 ) highlighting the work area and proposed pedestrian control. The worksite will be surrounded by fencing and flagging/signage to show the temporary pedestrian access  around the worksite.


Footpath upgrade to and from car park 22

What’s happening: Temporary closure of the pathway between the footbridge and Car Park 22

Why: Sealing the footpath to improve safety

Works commence: Tuesday 16 January 2018

Anticipated completion: Wednesday 14 February 2018



Sturt Cafe

What’s happening: Café and dining area refurbishment

Why: Refresh and enhance the dining room and café areas

Works commence: December 2017

Anticipated completion: End of January 2018