Western Edges Biosciences Stage 1 (Building 125)

The Western Edge Biosciences Building 125 is now open.

For the first time, the Faculty of Veterinary and Agricultural Science, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, and the Faculty of Science coexist in one cohesive building.

This world-class building will facilitate the teaching and training of future bioscientists, veterinarians and doctors.

Building 125 Key Facilities

Level 2: 128 seat wet lab and 50 seat physiology dry lab.

Level 1: 140 seat wet lab and 144 seat dry lab.

Ground Floor: 144 seat collaborative learning centre.

Basement 1: 140 seat anatomy wet lab.

Basement 2: Bicycle end-of-trip facilities, storage and plant.

Student ambassadors around a table working on a presentation harmoniously.

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Ground level displaying a grand and modern space for students to meet.

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The natured-based design incorporates timber-lined walls and a sweeping timber staircase connecting to informal learning spaces.

Wooden staircase demonstrating modern architectural design.

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Looking out of Building 125 to the beautiful System Garden through large vertical window panes.

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System Garden is viewable from the building, established in 1856, the garden was initially used for teaching botany.