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.
Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Health Minister Brad Hazzard officially opened the new clinical tower that will transform future healthcare on the Central Coast.
The NSW Government has marked a significant milestone in the $200 million Wyong Hospital redevelopment with the start of construction of the new 500-space car park.
The last remaining tower crane was dismantled in October and scaffolding is coming down as the focus moves to work inside the building.
A topping out ceremony for the $348 million Gosford Hospital redevelopment marked the fast-tracked, 11-storey clinical services building reaching its highest point.
The upcoming Budget will deliver $133m towards the redevelopment, with $15m to commence work on a new $35.5m multi-story car park.
29 April 2016 - The redevelopment of Gosford Hospital is on time and under budget, with the world-class facility now due to be completed in 2018
21 March 2016 - Demolition has commenced on numerous buildings at Gosford Hospital, marking an exciting new phase of the redevelopment.
23 November 2015 – Gospital Hospital redevelopment is on track.
13 October 2015 – The Early Contractor Involvement contract for the construction of the Gosford Hospital redevelopment is awarded to Lend Lease.
The Department of Planning and Environment invited community views on the redevelopment of Gosford Hospital.
14 March 2015 – The NSW Government committed $200 million for the Wyong Hospital redevelopment with more work to commence in the current term of government.
4 February 2015 – The NSW Government announced a $368 million investment in the Gosford Hospital redevelopment.
20 June 2014 – An additional $2.7 million announced to finalise planning and start early works at Gosford Hospital and an extra $500,000 announced for further planning work at Wyong Hospital.
18 March 2014 – Lead design teams appointed for both the Gosford and Wyong Hospitals redevelopments.
18 March 2014 – Lead design teams appointed to Wyong Hospital project.
2 December 2013 – $1.8 million announced for planning work at Gosford and Wyong Hospitals