Lady Symon upgrade

Refurbishment of the Lady Symon building will continue the reinvigoration and activation of the Union House precinct on the North Terrace Campus.

Lady Symon building render banner

All floors of the building will be improved to create a more functional and welcoming space with obvious aesthetic links to the Cloisters. Works include restoration of heritage features and the addition of large, dramatic windows.


  • New exercise studio, upgraded amenities and change rooms
  • Improved accessibility with a new lift and lift landings
  • Refurbishment of stairwells
  • Upgrade to the western façade and adjacent landscaping
  • New lighting and signage

Project dates

Commenced in December 2019, with expected completion in late 2020.


James Rivett, Project Manager