Campus impacts

Latest Changes

In July 2017, a second Construction Zone was established to create a secure area around the old Engineering building and part of the Library / Student Union building.

See the Bendigo Campus maps for changes to vehicle and pedestrian access.

Change Impacts

Road Closure
  • The north eastern section of Science Drive is closed
  • Services Drive is closed to general traffic and is now the main entry into the Construction Zone
  • Union Drive is closed to general traffic and is now within the Construction Zone.
Car Parking
  • Car parks P4 temp, P12 and P16 are within the new Construction Zone and are now closed
  • Reserve parking users have been allocated spaces in other car parks.
  • Parking for the large number of builders who will be on site will be established next to car park P2.
  • Medical Clinic patient reserved parking is now in car park P22 near the Visual Arts (VA) building. traffic and is now the main entry into the Construction Zone.
Pedestrian Access
  • The main Campus building entrance in front of Circular Lecture Theatre (CLT) is closed
  • The temporary entrance is now through the Student Services Centre (SSC) doors on the east side of the building
  • Access from the north end of Sharon St is along the existing pathway beside Applied Science 1 (AS1)
  • Access from Ellis St is along the existing pathways to the Sports Centre car park P11 then along Central Drive.
Mobility
  • A new mobility ramp has been built to provide access from Library / Student Union (L/SU) to Circular Lecture Theatre (CLT)
  • Medical Centre patients are being advised to use the lift in the Visual Arts (VA) building to avoid sloped pathways.
Emergency Procedures
  • Alternate Emergency Assembly Areas have been established to replace areas closed due to the construction zone
  • Emergency procedure instructions and maps have been updated and displayed on notice boards in impacted buildings
  • Floor wardens have been briefed on the changes to emergency procedures
  • Emergency drills using the new Assembly Areas have been conducted
  • CFA has been updated on the changed conditions on the Campus.
Library services
  • The Library will continue to provide services throughout the construction period.
Student Union services
  • The Student Union will continue to provide services throughout the construction period
  • The parquetry floor area is now within the construction zone and has been closed off by a hoarding
  • Alternate arrangements will be made for larger events previously held within the Library / Student Union (L/SU) building.