With over 4,000 students study at JCU Cairns, including about 380 international students. The campus location is spectacular – surrounded on three sides by rainforest-covered mountains. Located near the northern beaches in the suburb of Smithfield, the campus is 15 kilometres (9 miles) north of the city centre.
JCU Cairns houses state-of-the-art teaching and research facilities in an attractive setting. Facilities include an impressive library and information technology building, health science and science laboratories, student refectory, café, licensed bar, gym, sporting oval and basketball court.
The impressive Crowther Lecture Theatre was formulated in the minds of the creative team at Suters who called on the expertise of Decor Systems to provide solutions for the wall and ceiling linings required to overcome the physical, acoustic and aesthetic challenges this project held.
Hardy and weather resistant DecorLux was utilized for the undercover awning, being weather resistant and having brilliant acoustic qualities it was the natural choice.