The $200 million Wyong Hospital Redevelopment has taken a major step forward with a milestone sod turn event and the appointment of the main works contractor.
Work continues to progress on the refurbishment of some existing clinical and administrative areas of Gosford Hospital. The new main entry recently opened with improved access around the hospital.
Gosford Hospital staff celebrated 12 months since clinical services relocated into their new 11-storey tower in May.
Members of the community had the chance to learn more about the Wyong Hospital Redevelopment at a community drop in session held in December 2018. Community members came along to ask questions and chat to the project team about what is happening. They also checked out the images showing what the hospital might look like
New designs of the Wyong Hospital redevelopment have been unveiled giving us our first glimpse of what the new hosptial building might look like.
The new $35.5 million multistorey Gosford Hospital car park on Showground Road opened in March 2019. The new parking facilities will initially provide 679 new spaces to help ease pressure on patients, staff and visitors.
The new car park at Wyong Hospital is now open.
The ground level car park provides over 250 new spaces for patients, staff and visitors.
Over 100 additional parking spaces will be provided when the new hospital building is constructed.
Once the redevelopment is complete, there will be more than 1,200 parking spaces across the hospital campus.
Gosford Hospital’s new staff and public car park has reached its highest point, bringing the $35.5 million development a step closer to completion. A topping out ceremony was held on the roof of the new multistorey car park to mark the final stage of construction.
From 8am on 30 June 2018 Holden Street will become a no-through road. The middle section of Holden Street will be permanently closed to all vehicles with U-turn bays to be constructed at both ends.
You are invited to take a sneak peek inside the new Gosford Hospital tower before it becomes fully operational.
The 11-storey building is now complete and staff are getting ready to open to the public in mid-2018.
Free, guided tours are available at set times from 10.30am on Saturday 21 April 2018.
Read the latest news on Gosford Hospital and Wyong Hospital redevelopments in our Community Update.
The grounds at Wyong Hospital are being prepared for enabling works to commence later this year to ensure the site is ready for construction.
A topping out ceremony for the $348 million Gosford Hospital redevelopment marked the fast-tracked, 11-storey clinical services building reaching its highest point.
Local students Abby and Charlotte have won a competition to name the tower cranes at the Gosford Hospital redevelopment site.
Health Minister Jillian Skinner has invited Expressions of Interest (EOIs) from non-government hospital operators to deliver the redevelopment of Wyong Hospital.
From early September, the area outside the main entry will become a 10 minute drop off and pick up zone.
From Monday 15 August, the Carer Retreat will operate from 91 Holden Street, Gosford.
Lend Lease Building has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Darkinjung Local Aboriginal Land Council, acknowledging a commitment to indigenous participation on the redevelopment of Gosford Hospital.
With demolition works nearing completion, the main works contract has been awarded to Lend Lease Building.
NSW Premier Mike Baird announced on 29 April that the construction of Gosford Hospital has been accelerated.
Structural demolition commenced on numerous buildings at Gosford Hospital on Monday 21 March, marking an exciting new phase of the redevelopment.
To enable the redevelopment to progress, some changes have been made to the way visitors and staff access Level 3 of the hospital.
16 December 2015 - A schematic 'fly-over' video of the Gosford Hospital redevelopment construction is launched at the Central Coast Local Health District's Annual Public Meeting.
The State Significant Development Application (SSDA) for Gosford Hospital was on public exhibition from 13 August to 11 September 2015. Please visit the NSW Planning and Environment website for details.
4 February 2015 - A schematic 'fly-through' video is launched for the Gosford Hospital redevelopment.
January 2015 – Early works begin at Gosford Hospital in preparation for the main construction program.