Due to the risks associated with Covid-19, there have been changes to the operation of the WECC facilities.
Please read the Education Guidelines approved by the WSLHD Research and Education Network.
Requests for essential face-to-face clinical education must be assessed and approved on a case-by-case basis.
Please complete the approval request form and forward the completed for to:
If you wish to cancel your booking or for further assistance, please contact the WECC Office:
The Westmead Education and Conference Centre (WECC) is an education partnership between Western Sydney Local Health District and University of Sydney. It is a key facility for education, training and research at Westmead.
WECC facilities are available for all university and western Sydney local health district staff and students participating in education, training and research activities. It is also available to external patrons. The facilities need to be booked for events (see right hand panel for booking process).
Level 1 of the WECC has been refurbished to provide sophisticated, creative spaces that inspire flexible learning and teaching activities. State-of-the-art technology in architecturally designed rooms foster active learning and collaboration. These designs have been developed in consultation with the university and leading educational institutions from around the world. Read more about the level 1 refurbishment here. Level 2 is currently undergoing some refurbishment.
WECC Contact Details
|Level 2, Education Block
Cnr Hawkesbury Road and Darcy Road
Westmead NSW 2145
|02 8890 7216 or 8890 6910
|Westmead Education & Conference Centre
PO Box 533,
Wentworthville NSW 2145
|Click here to view Google street map
Facilities and equipment available
Fees, Terms and Conditions
Fees and charges are applicable for functions and bookings at the WECC. Current fees, charges and relevant terms and conditions can be found below:
WECC also has guidelines regarding the service of alcohol on our premises and the booking of facilities out of hours
Westmead Hospital is a short walk from Westmead train station and there is a bus stop near the main entrance.
Parking is available but limited during business hours.
For more information, visit the Getting to Westmead Hospital page.
WECC is located on the same level of the main entrance, and is accessible by wheel chair.
Hearing aid loops are available for the John Loewenthal Auditorium.
Lecture theatre 1 (situated on level 2), and the case study, cabaret theatre and flexible teaching rooms (situated on level 1) have disability access.
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