Artist's impression of the new hospital building approaching from Hawkesbury Road.


The Central Acute Services Building - next to the existing Westmead Hospital and The Children's Hospital at Westmead - will serve western Sydney's health needs for generations to come.

Watch a video fly-through of the building and read more here

The new hospital building includes:

• Two new emergency departments (one for adults and one for children)

• Digital operating theatres

• Inpatient units with comfortable, modern patient bedrooms

• Expanded, state of the art pharmacy and medical imaging services

• Cardiac inpatient units

• Sterilising service

• A NSW infectious diseases unit

• A new helipad

• One-and-a-half floors occupied by the University of Sydney

The new entry plaza and forecourt features:

• Landscaped green spaces

• Connection points to the Parramatta Light Rail and the future Sydney Metro West

The overall design:

• Has more spaces with natural light

• Pays tribute to our indigenous history, with artwork and spaces of respect for Aboriginal culture

• Has education, training and research areas embedded into every floor

• Connected to the new hospital building is the Westmead Innovation Centre, which is also part of the $1 billion Westmead Redevelopment

The Westmead Innovation Centre aims to tap into the precinct’s existing expertise across healthcare, research and education. It will provide a space that fosters new ideas to solve the health problems of today and the challenges of tomorrow.

The centre will also enhance collaboration with industry and commercial partners.


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Artist's impression of acute services building and innovation centre with people walking past the entrance sign

View artist's impressions of the new hospital building including the plaza and Innovation Centre