Resident shares his memories
The Westmead Redevelopment project team recently interviewed long-term Westmead resident Leslie Bellamy about his memories of the area. Read the story.
Sydney Science Park partnership announcement - 26 July 2017
On Wednesday 26 July 2017 we announced a new partnership between Sydney Science Park and the Westmead precinct. Read more at our media release page. The first video below, was launched at this partnership event. The second video below, captures keynote speeches and behind-the-scenes footage.
Keynote speeches and behind-the-scenes video
Site preparation for new hospital building - July 2017
View the new time-lapse footage of the site preparation underway at the Westmead Redevelopment. A building has been demolished to make way for the new central acute services building.
Key features of the new building include:
- Two new emergency departments - one for adults and one for children
- Operating suites with highly specialised technology and equipment
- New Cardiac Comprehensive Care Centre
- Expanded imaging, pharmacy and logistics
- Comfortable, modern patient bedrooms
- More spaces with natural light
- Education, training and research areas and facilities
Read more about the central acute services building at the projects page.
Multi-storey car park - July 2017
The opening of the multi-storey car park will represent the first major increase in car parking number at Westmead. It will consist of eight levels, with one below ground and 1250 new spaces. The car park will open in quarter four of 2017. This video is a bird's eye view of the construction work currently underway. Read more about car parking at the Westmead Redevelopment on our project page.
Multiplex Constructions animation
The Multiplex Constructions animation shows the phases of construction of the new central acute services building, as part of the Westmead Redevelopment.
Read more about this announcement in the Latest News section of our website.
Introducing Mohamed - our new reporter
Thirteen-year-old Mohamed put Dr Michael Brydon (Chief Executive, The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network) under the microscope about the Westmead Redevelopment and what it means for patients like him, families and staff of The Children’s Hospital at Westmead.
If you have difficulties watching the video below, go to The Sydney Children's Hospitals Network YouTube channel.
Westmead Redevelopment - 2016: Year in Review video
The opening of the multi-storey car park will represent the first major increase in car parking number at Westmead. It will consist of eight levels, with one below ground and 1250 new spaces.
2016 has been a big year for the Westmead Redevelopment. This video contains highlights of our work and looks ahead to 2017.
University of Sydney announcement - 29 September 2016
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. These facilities and programs will be delivered in partnership with Westmead Hospital
, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead
, and the research institutes at the Westmead precinct. Read more about the announcement.
The Westmead Redevelopment has released a new planning video to celebrate the exciting work underway by hundreds of staff and consumer representatives.
The video includes a fun time-lapse video from a Project User Group (PUG) meeting. This meeting is one of over 20 PUGs that meet regularly to discuss; floor plans; refurbishments; information and communications technology (ICT); education, training and research; and much more.
The video also includes a number of new artist's impression images of what the acute services building and Innovation Centre may look like.
Westmead Economic Study launch - 19 July 2017
On 19 July 2016 a launch event celebrated the launch of the Westmead Economic Study. This video is a recap of that day.
The Westmead precinct is known for its strong collaborations and the Westmead Economic Study highlights those unique features of the precinct. The study will help businesses identify the opportunities to work alongside some of the world’s pre-eminent scientists and clinicians with the most advanced research equipment available. Opportunities for investment are evident across health technology, allied health and innovation businesses, which are interested in linking with the precinct’s research, education and health developments.
The study was funded by the Westmead Alliance. For more information and to download the Study go to www.investwestmead.sydney
Invest Westmead video
This video was launched at the Westmed Economic Study launch event. See more above in the launch video.
This video contains artist's impressions of what the Westmead precinct, including the acute services building, may look like in the future. Please note, artist's impressions have advanced since this video was made.
Coverage of the 2016-2017 Budget announcement
On 15 June the NSW Premier Mike Baird visited the Westmead Redevelopment. He was joined by the NSW Health Minister, NSW Treasurer and other VIPs for a Budget 2016-2017 announcement. This clip is the channel 7 news story which aired at 6pm.
Installation of cooling towers (time-lapse)
Have you checked out our YouTube channel?
The Westmead Redevelopment team had made a number of videos which are loaded to our YouTube channel.
If you have any suggestions for future videos, including, what you'd like to know about the project, please contact us.