Façade Replacement Program: Sir James Foots (47A)

3 Jun 2022

There will be noisy works and access disruptions to the Sir James Foots and Axon Buildings due to cladding replacement works. No noisy works will take place during the exam period.

Affected Area & Disruption



Courtyard Closure

  • Scaffold build around Axon Building
  • Fire exit impacts

For Duration

Continuing until Wed 8 June 2022

Cladding Installation – Intermittent Noisy Works

  • Subframe installation – Sir James Foots Building courtyard
  • Cladding installation - College Rd side of Sir James Foots Building

6:30am – 5pm

Continuing until Wed 8 June 2022

Staff House Rd Closure

  • Scaffold build at Staff House Rd entrance for Axon Building and will require closure of Staff House Rd

6:30am – 5pm

Saturday 4th June – Sunday 5 June 2022

Hawken Laneway Closure

  • Closure for approx. 1 month

For Duration

From 22nd June 2022 – More Information to follow

College Road Entrance due to scaffold removal

  • Closure of College Rd building entrance
  • Closure of car park under Sir James Foots Building

For Duration

From 22nd June 2022 -More Information to follow

Work details

  • The erection/installation of the scaffold will require an exclusion zone for safety reasons and will require the closure of the courtyard and the Axon laneway.
  • In the event of a fire, the fire exits will be still useable, however fire exits on Level 2 should be used generally.
  • The offices/areas facing directly to the courtyard will be disrupted by the noisy works during both scaffold erection and subframe installation

Project details


Casey Fredrickson, Project Manager (Infrastructure):

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