Builder appointed and construction begins on student accommodation at Maryborough and District Hospital
It’s been a busy start to the year at the Maryborough and District Health Hospital. A builder has been appointed and construction is now underway on a new accommodation facility for healthcare students and trainees.
The more than $4 million project, funded through the Regional Health Infrastructure Fund, will deliver:
- 20 single bedrooms
- communal living, kitchen and dining areas
- landscaped gardens.
Builder SJ Weir will construct the facility.
The new accommodation complements state-of-the-art training facilities and education programs already on offer in Maryborough. The facility will help more undergraduate and postgraduate students kick-start their careers in the healthcare sector.
Learn more about the Regional Health Infrastructure Fund via our dedicated program page.
Artist's impression of new student accommodation at Maryborough and District Hospital
Maryborough and District Hospital redevelopment
The student accommodation project builds on the Victorian Government’s $100 million investment to redevelop and expand the Maryborough and District Hospital.
The redevelopment will deliver:
- a new urgent care centre
- 32 inpatient beds
- a new maternity unit and birthing suites
- two operating theatres and recovery spaces
- a day medical centre with imaging and pathology services.
Learn more about the Maryborough and District Hospital redevelopment via our dedicated project page.
Last updated: 18 February 2022
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