Sunshine Coast Public University Hospital, Kawana, Sunshine Coast, Australia Sunshine Coast Public University Hospital, Kawana, Sunshine Coast, Australia

Sunshine Coast Public University Hospital, Kawana, Sunshine Coast, Australia

Client: Queensland Department of Health

Services: Cost Management & Quantity Surveying

Overview

This new public teaching hospital is Queensland’s first public hospital delivered as a Public Private Partnership (PPP). As part of the Kawana Health Campus, the facility will incorporate the Skills, Academic and Research Centre (SARC) and the co-located Sunshine University Private Hospital. It will provide the single biggest economic boost in the region’s history.

The Details

The hospital is being constructed on a 20-hectare site. The $2 billion hospital will open in late 2016 with about 450 beds, growing to 738 beds by 2021. RLB is the state cost advisor for the Queensland Government.