Aerial Drone imagery at St Lucia Campus

3 Jun 2022

There will be drone flights on the St Lucia campus to capture images of the telecommunication equipment on the roof tops. This is necessary to produce updated lease plans of the roof areas.

Affected Areas

  • Drone will fly around the below buildings:
  • Chemistry (68)
  • Building 69
  • General Purpose South (78)
  • Otto Hirschfield (81)


  • Start: Sunday, 5 June 2022
  • Finish: Sunday, 5 June 2022
  • Times: between 8.00am to 5.00pm, depending on weather conditions

Work details

  • Aerial imagery capture roof tops for buildings 69, 78, 81 and 68 at the University of Queensland, St Lucia.
  • The images do not see beyond the windows, walls or screens in any way.
  • Imagery is taken by a ground-controlled drone.
  • Spotter will be at works zones during the flights and will ensure safe access to/from buildings and safety for people close to the works zones.

Contact details

Christian Dorst, Senior BIM/CAD Coordinator:

We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience during this time. For more information on campus shutdowns, disruptions and road closures please refer to the Property and Facilities Division Road and buildings works page.

Questions and feedback:

PF Assist
Property and Facilities