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Connected, creative, vibrant and world-class

Connected, creative, vibrant and world-class

Westmead precinct partners are seeking international master planning expertise and thought leadership to deliver a visionary masterplan that will see the Westmead health and education precinct develop into a world-class innovation district. More  

Posted 22 Jun 2017
Consumers shape main entry design

Consumers shape main entry design

Western Sydney Local Health District and Westmead Redevelopment consumer representatives, Mike Font and Michael Watts, and the architects HDR Rice Daubney, are part of a project user group (PUG) working on main entry design for the new hospital building. More  

Posted 20 Jun 2017
Kids Research Institute  refurbishment begins

Kids Research Institute refurbishment begins

Construction has now commenced at the Kids Research Institute (KRI) at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead. During early-2018, Level 2 of KRI will have a completely refurbished staff office accommodation, exciting new meeting and social spaces and state-of-the-art Clinical Research Centre.  More  

Posted 20 Jun 2017
Westmead Update 115

Westmead Update 115

Consumers shape the main entry design, Kids Research Institute refurbishment begins, new public car parking resources, the Precinct Post is out, University Clinics pop-up events, Westmead Hospital refurbishment program and works on site.  View PDF  

Posted 19 Jun 2017


  • Early and enabling works

    Early and enabling works

    Early works will improve roads and access, upgrade infrastructure and deliver more car parking

  • Car parking

    Car parking

    Providing more car parking is a priority

  • Acute services building

    Acute services building

    A new hospital building will provide more inpatient beds and new comprehensive care centres, operating theatres and emergency department

  • Refurbishments


    Internal refurbishment at a later stage of the project will create contemporary facilities for expanding services

  • Other precinct projects

    Other precinct projects

    Read about the New National Particle Treatment and Research Centre as well as planning for transport

  • Completed projects

    Completed projects

    This section describes the completed projects including the Short Stay expansion

  • University of Sydney partnership

    University of Sydney partnership

    The University of Sydney is strengthening its partnership with the Westmead precinct. A $60m investment at Westmead will provide for new education facilities, upgrades to existing spaces, and a suite of new academic programs and initiatives.