The Westmead Redevelopment project’s Arts and Culture Strategy has been developed in consultation with staff, students, patients, carers, families, visitors and community members. The strategy outlines how arts and culture will be embedded in the new hospital building and integrate with established programs and initiatives.
Westmead’s first activity-based working (ABW) space, O3Hub, has celebrated its first birthday!
From early August, there will be increased truck movements along Hawkesbury Road as trucks access the Westmead Redevelopment construction site (see map above for exact location).
The linkway will temporarily close for 24 hours from 6.30am on Wednesday, 8 August, 2018
Find out more about works to upgrade and improve the Mons/Darcy Road intersection and the surrounding region.
After the successful commissioning of the new lifts in A/B Block, the Westmead Hospital lift refurbishment
program continues. Some lifts will be out of service in the coming months.
Artist Leanne Tobin’s Dance of the Dragonflies has been adapted to a colouring-in sheet. Donwload a copy and share your colouring with us.
PROPOSED DATE ONLY: The linkway will tentatively close from 6:30am, Thursday, 5 July 2018 until 7am, Friday, 6 July 2018.
It’s a great time to work, live and play in western Sydney – so come and join us and work out west!
Westmead Hospital Library has been refurbished by the University of Sydney, in partnership with Western Sydney Local Health District. Read about the project and using the new library here.
An overview of the central acute services building, which opens in 2020.
Summary of refurbishments delivered at Westmead including through the Westmead Redevelopment project including the Westmead Hospital refurbishment program, Western Sydney Local Health District Capital Works and the University of Sydney.
Are you artistic, innovative and keen to contribute to Westmead's new hospital building? Then we want you! Download our Expression of Interest information and apply by 30 June 2018.
Level 2 of University Clinics is being refurbished. There is no impact to daily hospital operations. Click through for more information.
Westmead Hospital’s geriatrics unit is moving from D4c to D4a on Wednesday, 30 May 2018. This relocation will make room for the expansion of the intensive care unit in D3, which is part of the Westmead Hospital refurbishment program.
A vibrant dragonfly artwork, created by local Darug artist Leanne Tobin, has been revealed by the Westmead Redevelopment project to coincide with the launch of the project’s Aboriginal Legacy Strategy and Action Plan.
The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legacy Strategy and Action Plan aims to close the gap and to help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people feel welcome, safe and connected in our new and refurbished health spaces.
D3c cardiothoracic step-down and surgical ward is moving to B3a on Tuesday, 1 May 2018.
Arab Bank has decided to close its Westmead brand. Demolition and strip-out works will take place inside the former Arab Bank shop from Friday, 20 April to Friday, 18 May 2018 between 7am and 7pm.
From 6am to 1pm on Saturday, 5 May 2018, exclusion zones will be in place in Westmead Hospital's loading dock.
Information for staff, patients and visitors about the Westmead Hospital lifts refurbishment program.
Westmead Hospital’s new inpatient unit (IPU B6) will open on Wednesday, 11 April 2018. The space has been refurbished as part of the Westmead Redevelopment project.
The clinic is currently located in B3c (block B, level 3) and will be relocated to the new inpatient unit B6 in April.
Floorplan of the central acute services building, which opens in 2020.
Room names and names in WECC level two have changed. Check the factsheet for more information.
Take a look at the plans for upgrade works to occur this year to better facilitate access to the precinct.
Take a look at the wrap up of activities across both the Westmead and Blacktown redevelopment projects.
Information for staff, patients and visitors about the temporary closure of linkway 1.
Information for staff, patients and visitors about the temporary after-hours closure of linkway 5.
Information for patients, visitors and carers about closures to University clinics entrance in January 2018.
We look back on the achievements and milestones of 2017 and look ahead to 2018.
Information for patients, visitors and carers about accessing parking at Westmead.
Overview of the Westmead Education and Conference Centre (WECC) level 2 - a factsheet for staff and students,
A factsheet on the Westmead Hospital Library refurbishment - frequently asked questions (FAQs) for staff and students
Overview of the Westmead Hospital Library refurbishment - a factsheet for staff and students.
The Westmead Education and Conference Centre (WECC) level 1 is being upgraded by the University of Sydney as part of the Westmead Redevelopment refurbishment program. It will open in September 2017 for students and staff participating in education, training and research activities.
Our arts and culture program will create an environment that will aid recovery and help all members of the family feel welcome, safe and connected. The factsheet has details on how to get involved.
This fact sheet describes the transition from the planning phase called schematic design to the phase called detailed design. It is part of the How to Build a Hospital series of fact sheets.
This fact sheet outlines how the Westmead Redevelopment project team is managing noise, vibration and dust, as well as how we remediate asbestos and prevent and control infection risks during the construction of the new central acute services building and the refurbishment program inside Westmead Hospital.
This fact sheet provides an overview of the key features of the central new acute services building, which is part of Stage 1 of the Westmead Redevelopment.
A summary of our community's vision for Westmead. Feedback was collated following engagement with consumer representatives and community members at workshops, planning meetings, testing sessions, social media posts, email correspondence and at events.
This infographic celebrates some of the exciting milestones and statistics for the Westmead Redevelopment.
2016 was a big year for the Westmead Redevelopment. This brochure highlights our achievements and looks to the exciting work ahead in 2017.
The University of Sydney is strengthening its partnership with the Westmead precinct. The announcement of a $60m investment at Westmead will provide for new education facilities, upgrades to existing spaces, and a suite of new academic programs and initiatives.
Fact sheet summarising Stage 1 of the Westmead Revelopment (updated 18 August 2016)
Transport and parking fact sheet (updated January 2016)
An update on early works including parking, roadworks and critical upgrades (updated February 2016)