THE severity of today’s flooding will close the ANU campus tomorrow (February 26) as the university conducts essential safety checks on infrastructure including bridges, creek banks and electrical switchboards.
All classes and all events on campus will be cancelled and all ANU libraries will be closed.
The ANU says students should not come on to campus and residential students should stay away from affected areas.
Staff should not come on to campus unless requested by their directors for essential work.
Childcare centres on campus and University House will open as usual on Monday.
Unless advised otherwise, the ANU campus plans to re-open for normal activities on Tuesday, February 27.
Motorists are urged to avoid five major Canberra roads on their commute home after roads were damaged by severe weather today (November 23) and last night, according to the ACT State Emergency Service (ACTSES).