Facade Replacement Works: General Purpose South (78) fortnightly lookahead

19 Sep 2023

The General Purpose South (Building 78) cladding replacement works are ongoing and the notification below provides a fortnightly lookahead for upcoming disruptive works.

This cladding project is expected to run until May 2024.

Timeframe: 18 September 2023 – 29 September 2023

Affected Area & Disruption



North-East Courtyard

  • Scaffold setup
    • Courtyard Exclusion Zones in place until approx. 21st Sep.
    • Noisy works expected from drilling into concrete slabs.
    • Exclusion zone will shift to next stage of scaffold build (refer North Middle Courtyard section below)

  • Level 7 – Concrete Services Scan
    • Internal Access required to Level 7 to scan slab for services.

  • Hoist install
    • Noisy works due to drilling into concrete slab on Level 4 and Level 7 at the eastern end of the building
    • Internal Access required to Level 4 and Level 7
    • Exclusion Zones – same as existing scaffold exclusion
    • Noisy works due to hoist build

6:00am – 5:00pm

To be arranged with stakeholder

6:00am – 5:00pm

Until 21/9/23


2/10/23 – 6/10/23

North Middle Courtyard

  • The Contractor will be installing two overhead gantries to protect the Level 2 Entry and the Tesla Batteries on the 19th September, refer to Figure 4 for more details.
    • No deliveries or pedestrian access to the courtyard during this time.
    • Building front entry closed during install. Entry via Level 1 lakeside entry.

  • Contractor to commence next stage of scaffold build in the ‘north middle’ area of the courtyard.
    • Refer to Figure 3 below to see exclusion zones that will be in place during this scaffold build:
    • 25/09/23 – 9/10/23: blue exclusion zone. Skip bin will be temporarily moved.
    • 9/10/23 – 23/10/23: yellow exclusion zone. No access to courtyard unless pre-arranged. Access for emergency egress only.
    • Noisy Works due to scaffold erection
    • Level 2 building entry may need to be closed intermittently during scaffold build.

6:00am – 5:00pm

6:00am – 5:00pm


25/9/23 – 23/10/23

Figure 1: Site Layout Plan


Figure 2: Site Compound Permanent Set-Up Following Scaffold Build

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Figure 3: Courtyard Closure for Scaffold Build – Stage 2

Figure 4: Level 2 Entry Closure for Gantry Build

Project details

General Purpose South (78), St Lucia cladding replacement project. Refer to the Façade Replacement Program website for more information.


Johnny Hegerty, Project Manager:

Casey Fredrickson, Project Manager:

We apologise for the inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your understanding during this time.

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