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Property and Facilities

We are committed to delivering the best possible management operation to the University community, supporting teaching, learning, and research activities.

The Property and Facilities team is responsible for the safety, preservation and maintenance of CDU’s campuses and centres. The team provides space planning, oversight of new building design and construction, renovation, repair and restoration of existing spaces, operations and maintenance of buildings and grounds, and management of University spaces.

Property and Facilities' brief includes:

  • air-conditioning

  • building repairs and maintenance

  • cleaning

  • landscape design and grounds maintenance

  • energy management

  • fleet

  • parking

  • security

  • space management

  • major projects

  • venue hire.

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    CDU Security

    Security is here to make our campuses safe and easy to get help 24/7. Our main office is on Casuarina campus, Orange 2 level 1 opposite Student Central. 

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    Parking facilities

    Free parking, parking permits and pay and display parking are available at Charles Darwin University's Casuarina and Waterfront campuses. Parking at other campuses and centres is free.

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    Venue hire

    Charles Darwin University has a number of venues at its Casuarina, Darwin Waterfront, Palmerston, Alice Springs and Katherine campuses.  When not in use for university activities, these may be hired by external organisations for training, meetings, or other suitable events.

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Safety and emergency

We provide a safe and healthy workplace and learning environment with a primary duty of care to ensure the health and safety of all staff, students, visitors or anyone who could be potentially affected by our operations.

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At Charles Darwin University we have a passion and a vision to use our skills and knowledge to help shape a brighter future - one where we minimise our impact on the environments in which we operate and contribute to a sustainable world.

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Waste separation

Property and Facilities has initiated several recycling programs at the University's Casuarina, Palmerston and Darwin Waterfront campuses.  Greater separation of waste into appropriate recycling streams will have a significant reduction on waste to landfill.

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Property and Facilities
T: 08 8946 6500



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