The existing building is a 3 storey, 42 bed surgical and rehabilitation hospital which currently has 5 full time operating theatres, a High Dependency Unit, 3 gymnasiums and a large hydrotherapy pool.
The new extension will extend over 4 levels including a basement carpark, new inpatient hydrotherapy pool and refurbished gym as well as 77 private beds that will overlook the surrounding peninsula. Other improvements include the addition of a café, patient lounge, expanded kitchen and a second stage recovery unit. Upon completion, these works are set to greatly enhance the rehabilitation and surgical services provided by the hospital.
Construction value: $17.5 million.