Caboolture Hospital Expansion Stage 1
The infrastructure at Caboolture Hospital is operating at capacity in a number of areas, and the hospital currently faces long emergency department waiting times and overcrowding.
The hospital’s current physical condition and functionality is not supporting the efficient and effective delivery of contemporary health services at the hospital. Forecast demand, driven by a growing and ageing population and high levels of chronic disease, is expected to place further pressure on the hospital.
Building Queensland led the Caboolture Hospital Expansion Stage 1 Detailed Business Case in partnership with Queensland Health. The detailed business case assessed options including a combination of a new build and refurbishment of existing facilities.
The business case was completed in Q2 2018.All Completed Business Cases
The proposed Nullinga Dam site is located on the Walsh River in the Atherton Tablelands and has been proposed as a future water supply to serve growing urban demand in Cairns and to stimulate irrigated agriculture in the region, by supplementing existing supplies.