Westmead Hospital

Westmead Education and Conference Centre (WECC)

Westmead Education & Conference Centre (WECC) Contact Details
Street Address
Level 2, Education Block
Westmead Hospital
Cnr Hawkesbury Road and Darcy Road
Westmead NSW 2145
02 8890 7216 or 8890 6910
Bookings wslhd-wecc@health.nsw.gov.au
Postal Address
Westmead Education & Conference Centre
PO Box 533, 
Wentworthville NSW 2145
Operating Hours
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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.

Facilities and equipment available

WECC Level 1

Map of available facilities List of equipment available in each room

WECC Level 2

Map of available facilities
List of equipment available in each room


Fees and charges are applicable to external functions and bookings. Please contact WECC for current charges.


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.

Disability facilities

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.

Map of facilities available

Section Menu

Making a Venue Booking

Plan and book your event here:

Plan your event using the printable Event Checklist (pdf).

Complete the Booking Form (pdf), and save a copy. 

Read and complete the Conditions of Use (pdf), and save a copy.

Submit your booking request to wslhd-wecc@health.nsw.gov.au, remembering to attach completed copies of your Booking Form and Conditions of Use to the application.