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New ear, nose, throat and audiology department a hit

New ear, nose, throat and audiology department a hit

Staff and patients have celebrated the official opening of a new ear, nose and throat (ENT) and audiology department at Westmead Hospital.

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Posted 26 Feb 2018
Official opening of the Westmead Connectivity Centre

Official opening of the Westmead Connectivity Centre

The Westmead Connectivity Centre, an initiative to match job seekers with local employment opportunities, has officially opened.

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Posted 21 Feb 2018
Contract awarded for NSW largest hospital redevelopment

Contract awarded for NSW largest hospital redevelopment

The state’s largest hospital redevelopment passes another milestone with the $460 million contract for the construction of the new Central Acute Services Building awarded to Multiplex Constructions Pty Ltd.

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Posted 09 Jan 2018
$9.3 million state-of-the-art education centre launches at Westmead

$9.3 million state-of-the-art education centre launches at Westmead

A $9.3 million teaching and learning centre officially opened at Westmead Hospital today is the first major infrastructure collaboration between the University of Sydney, Western Sydney Local Health District, Sydney Children’s Hospitals Network and the $1 billion Westmead Redevelopment project.

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Posted 27 Nov 2017
Patients celebrate new gastroenterology ward

Patients celebrate new gastroenterology ward

Westmead Hospital’s new-look gastroenterology ward has welcomed its first patients today (11 October 2017), following an extensive refurbishment.

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Posted 11 Oct 2017
Smoking ceremony paves the way

Smoking ceremony paves the way

A traditional Aboriginal Smoking Ceremony has marked the start of construction of Westmead’s new central acute services building – a vital part of the $900 million Westmead Redevelopment, the state’s biggest health development project.

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Posted 08 Sep 2017
Appointment of consortium

Appointment of consortium

A consortium of local and international talent will lead the next phase of development of a visionary master plan for the Westmead precinct.

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Posted 09 Aug 2017
Partnership Cements Future as Leader in Innovation

Partnership Cements Future as Leader in Innovation

A new partnership between the Sydney Science Park and the Westmead precinct will connect leading scientific research with innovative business and bring tens of thousands of jobs to Western Sydney.

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Posted 26 Jul 2017
World-wide search to transform Westmead

World-wide search to transform Westmead

A call for proposals has been made seeking international master planning expertise and thought leadership to deliver a visionary master plan that will see the Westmead precinct develop into a world-class innovation district.

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Posted 22 Jun 2017
Media release announcing new contractor

Media release announcing new contractor

Member for Parramatta Geoff Lee, along with representatives from Westmead Hospital and The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, have today announced the state’s largest hospital redevelopment project has been awarded to Multiplex Constructions Pty Ltd, who will build the new main hospital building in the $900 million Westmead Redevelopment.

Posted 07 Apr 2017
NSW BUDGET: $100 Million Kicker for $900 Million Westmead Redevelopment

NSW BUDGET: $100 Million Kicker for $900 Million Westmead Redevelopment

The 2016-17 Budget will provide almost $100 million towards the $900 million Westmead Redevelopment which will transform the campus into a cutting-edge ‘health city’, Premier Mike Baird announced today.

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Posted 15 Jun 2016
Westmead Redevelopment vision unveiled

Westmead Redevelopment vision unveiled

Premier unveils concept for a "world-class health city"

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Posted 06 Oct 2015
Budget boost for Sydney's west

Budget boost for Sydney's west

Premier Mike Baird announces $100 million plus for Westmead projects

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Posted 23 Jun 2015
Project Startup

Project Startup

NSW Minister for Health Jillian Skinner gives the go-ahead for early work to start on our Westmead Hospital Redevelopment Project

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Posted 12 Dec 2014
Government go-ahead

Government go-ahead

2013, November: NSW Government gives the $1million green light for planning to start

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Posted 06 Nov 2013