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Active Canberra – Healthy Canberra

Project Title Description Type Theme Total Project Value ($'000)
Melrose Synthetic Football Facility (Design)
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This project provides for the design of a synthetic football facility at Melrose High School. The final design will serve both the needs of the school and football communities, providing critical infrastructure to meet growing participation levels. New Work Active Canberra – Healthy Canberra 200
Stromlo Forest Park – Enclosed Oval (Feasibility)
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This project provides for a feasibility study of an enclosed oval within Stromlo Forest Park to service the needs of the community and sporting groups, in particular AFL, football, rugby union and rugby league codes. New Work Active Canberra – Healthy Canberra 200

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Educated Capital

Project Title Description Type Theme Total Project Value ($'000)
Canberra College Cares – New Building at Phillip Campus
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This project will construct a new purpose-built facility for the Canberra College Cares (CC Cares) program at the Canberra College Woden campus. The new facility will provide learning spaces and facilities to support young pregnant and parenting students and their children. New Work Educated Capital 14,000
Coombs Primary School (Finalisation of Design)
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This project will complete designs for the Coombs School that will provide essential public preschool and primary school facilities, in Molonglo. New Work Educated Capital 550
Duffy Primary School Expansion
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This initiative involves increasing capacity at Duffy Primary School, through the use of relocatable buildings, to meet increased demand within the Weston Creek area. Work in Progress Educated Capital 2,800

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Healthy Cities

Project Title Description Type Theme Total Project Value ($'000)
Clinical Services and Inpatient Unit Design and Infrastructure Expansion
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This project will prepare a proof of concept and forward design for major clinical buildings at the Canberra Hospital, expansion of the Emergency Department on finalisation of proof of concept, and provision of a paediatric service in the Canberra Hospital Emergency Department. New Work Healthy Cities 40,780
Women and Children's Hospital
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This initiative will enable the development of a Women’s and Children’s Hospital consistent with the objectives and priorities of the Health Infrastructure Program. This will incorporate the new neonatal intensive care unit, a new paediatric unit and extended and refurbished maternity and gynaecology units. Work in Progress Healthy Cities 111,060
Adult Acute Mental Health Inpatient Unit
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This project provides for the construction of a 40 bed Adult Mental Health Inpatient Unit at the Canberra Hospital, replacing the existing facility. The project is physically complete and operational. Work in Progress Healthy Cities 28,480
Staging and Decanting – Moving To Our Future
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A program of works is underway to relocate Health Directorate services for continuity of services during staged implementation of the Health Infrastructure Program redevelopment. Work in Progress Healthy Cities 22,300
Clinical Services Redevelopment – Phase 3
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This project will upgrade campus wide infrastructure at the Canberra Hospital such as campus ring mains, replacement of plant and equipment, and relocation of services. Work in Progress Healthy Cities 21,800
Central Sterilising Services
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This project includes the construction of a new sterilising facility at the Canberra Hospital to replace the existing facility at Mitchell. Work in Progress Healthy Cities 17,270
Integrated Cancer Centre – Phase 2
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An additional floor will be constructed at the Integrated Cancer Centre that will provide up to 10 additional treatment spaces, fitout for a cytoxic pharmacy, pathology space and a general storeroom. Work in Progress Healthy Cities 15,102
Clinical Services Redevelopment – Phase 2
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This initiative provides for the relocation of services, refurbishment of major infrastructure at the Canberra Hospital and early construction works for new facilities associated with the Health Infrastructure Program. Work in Progress Healthy Cities 8,850
Adult Secure Mental Health Unit (Finalising Design)
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This project is to undertake a design brief and forward design for a 25 bed low and medium secure mental health inpatient unit. Work in Progress Healthy Cities 2,000
Mental Health Young Persons Unit
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This initiative is for the forward design of an inpatient mental health facility, adjacent to the Calvary Hospital, which will comprise 20 beds and a secure subdivision in order to meet the needs and safety of younger clients from 13-25 years. Work in Progress Healthy Cities 775

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Liveability and Opportunity

Project Title Description Type Theme Total Project Value ($'000)
Cravens Creek Water Quality Control Pond
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This project facilitates the construction of a water quality control pond at Cravens Creek which is required to treat urban stormwater run-off from Denman Prospect before it reaches the Molonglo River. New Work Liveability and Opportunity 21,000
Coombs – Water Quality Control Ponds
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This project includes the construction of two ponds in the new suburb of Coombs. Work in Progress Liveability and Opportunity 17,000
Holder Early Childhood Centre
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This project will deliver a new early childhood centre in Holder to support 125 children from birth to 5 years of age. Work in Progress Liveability and Opportunity 7,189
Woden/Weston Creek Community Hub (Feasibility and Forward Design)
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This feasibility study and forward design will investigate options for a Community Hub in the Woden/Weston Creek region to accommodate a community centre, a childcare centre and a seniors centre Work in Progress Liveability and Opportunity 550

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Urban Renewal

Project Title Description Type Theme Total Project Value ($'000)
National Arboretum Canberra – Water Security
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This project is for the design and construction of irrigation infrastructure at the National Arboretum Canberra to provide automated water security to turf, plants and forests. New Work Urban Renewal 3,580
Woden Bus Interchange Redevelopment (Finalisation of Design)
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This project provides for the design of a new integrated and modern bus interchange at Woden which will improve public safety and public transport infrastructure and support urban redevelopment opportunities in Woden. New Work Urban Renewal 2,500
Molonglo 2 – Water Quality Control Ponds, Sewers and Cyclepath (Design)
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This project is to undertake the design of water quality control ponds, sewers and a cycle path to enable infrastructure servicing of the proposed Molonglo Group Centre, which includes commercial and community releases. New Work Urban Renewal 1,000
Molonglo 2 – East-West Arterial Road and Services Extension to Cravens Creek (Design)
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This project facilitates a feasibility study for an East West Arterial road in Molonglo 2 which is required to allow road and service connections to the new suburb of Denman Prospect. New Work Urban Renewal 500
Molonglo 3 – Hydraulic Services Concept Masterplanning (Feasibility)
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This masterplanning process is to investigate options for water supply, sewers, stormwater management including water quality control ponds and wetlands to support development in north Molonglo, which is identified for future release. New Work Urban Renewal 450
Molonglo 3 – Major Electrical Infrastructure Relocation (Feasibility)
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This project is to investigate the options and cost of relocating existing 132kV high voltage overhead electrical transmission power lines that currently cross proposed land release areas in north Molonglo. New Work Urban Renewal 350
Molonglo 3 – Preliminary Geotechnical Investigation (Feasibility)
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This project will provide for investigation of the soils and substrata in north Molonglo, which is identified for future release. New Work Urban Renewal 275
Weston Creek – Group Centre Parking (Design)
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This project will alleviate pressure on the existing parking at the group centre and address future demand, with a portion of parking to be allocated as Park and Ride facilities. Forward design is to be undertaken for the provision of eighty additional car parking spaces and pedestrian crossings at two sites in Weston Creek, including Liardet Street and Dillon Close. New Work Urban Renewal 48
John Gorton Drive Extension to Molonglo 2 and Group Centre
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This project is delivering the extension of John Gorton Drive to allow arterial road access to the next development area in Molonglo and to the proposed group centre. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 65,050
North Weston – Road Intersection Reconstruction
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This project involves the construction of three signalised intersections in North Weston to support expected additional traffic associated with new developments in Molonglo and North Weston. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 28,500
Molonglo 2 – Uriarra Road Upgrade
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This project provides for the construction of a road linking John Gorton Drive (North Wright) and Uriarra Road, including the construction of three intersections off Uriarra Road. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 17,000
Molonglo 2 Sewer and Pedestrian Bridge over Molonglo River
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This project provides for the design and construction of a combined sewer and pedestrian bridge 280 metres in length crossing the Molonglo River. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 12,400
Molonglo 2 – Water Supply, Trunk Sewer and Stormwater Infrastructure – Stage 1
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This project is to deliver hydraulic infrastructure to facilitate the Molonglo Stage 2 land release, including the design and construction of stormwater drainage infrastructure, trunk water supply and sewer mains. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 10,000
Transport for Canberra – Cotter Road Improvements
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This project will upgrade infrastructure along Cotter Road to increase capacity to support planned growth in Molonglo. Works will be undertaken between the Tuggeranong Parkway and Yarra Glen. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 7,150
Molonglo Riverside Park – Stage 1
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This project provides for essential infrastructure in the Molonglo River Park and fire protection for new suburbs including the protection of endangered species and communities. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 4,500
Transport for Canberra – Woden Bus Depot Upgrade
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This project will enable the recommissioning of the Woden Bus Depot as a functioning satellite depot to facilitate growth in the bus service required to deliver Transport for Canberra. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 3,666
Molonglo 2 – Trunk Sewer and Stormwater Infrastructure from Holden's Creek
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This project provides for the final design and construction of a trunk sewer main and associated stormwater pipeline from Holden's Creek to Molonglo 2. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 3,500
Stromlo Forest Park Planning and Infrastructure
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This project includes improving facilities and infrastructure at Stromlo Forest Park. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 2,800
Molonglo Valley – Finalisation of Stage 2 and Commencement of Stage 3 Planning (Feasibility)
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This project includes a feasibility study for the development of the concept plan for the group centre and environs for Molonglo Stage 2. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 1,570
Molonglo Valley – Implementation of the Commitments in the NES Plan
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This project will allow for the continued implementation of commitments contained in the Molonglo Valley Plan for the Protection of Matters of National Environmental Significance (NES), an agreement made with the Commonwealth Government. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 1,400
Molonglo 2 – Water Supply, Trunk Sewer and Stormwater Infrastructure – Stage 2 (Design)
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This project continues the design of hydraulic infrastructure, including a water quality control pond, stormwater infrastructure, trunk water, sewer mains and pumping station to facilitate the release of land in Molonglo Stage 2. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 1,000
Woden Bus Interchange Redevelopment
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This project is delivering the design of new bus interchange facilities for Woden intended to enhance the integration of the bus station with new retail and personal services businesses. This is expected to include an internal bus lounge, public toilets, improved security, pedestrian and bicycle connections between the bus station and other town centre destinations and additional parking. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 500
Woden Stormwater Infrastructure (Design)
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This project involves the design of new infrastructure in Woden and preparation of statutory approvals and development plans to support the redevelopment of land in the Woden Town Centre. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 460
Woden Valley Stormwater Retardation Basins (Design)
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This project is delivering the design of two stormwater retardation basins (and possibly wetlands), in the Woden Valley adjacent to Yarralumla Creek. One of the basins is proposed for co-location with existing playing fields and the second is likely to be constructed in urban open space in Mawson. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 400
Molonglo – North-South Arterial Road Bridge and Pedestrian Bridge (Feasibility)
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This project involves the exploration of solutions for improved traffic flows in Molonglo, including the North-South Arterial Road (John Gorton Drive) bridge options and the combined pedestrian/cyclist and sewer crossings. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 300
Mugga Lane – Clean Fill Transfer Site – Technical Investigation (Design)
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This project involves technical investigations and forward design of the Mugga Quarry site to determine its suitability as a clean fill disposal and exchange site. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 300
Wright Outer Asset Protection Zone – Stromlo Forest Park
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This project includes progressing work on the design of a 350 metre wide Outer Asset Protection Zone on the eastern and northern borders of Stromlo Forest Park. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 250
Molonglo – Path Connections from John Gorton Drive to Molonglo Path Network (Design)
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This project involves the design of pedestrian and cycle path connections between John Gorton Drive and the existing off-road path network within Molonglo. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 200
Molonglo Leisure Centre (Feasibility)
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This project is for a feasibility study to investigate the most appropriate type of leisure facility to meet the needs of the Molonglo community. The consultation phase of the project has concluded. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 200
Molonglo Valley – Environmental Impact Statement for Deferred Area (Feasibility)
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This project is assisting with the identification of land for future release within the Molonglo Valley, including a possible Environmental Impact Statement. Work is also being undertaken to finalise the bushfire protection zones along the western boundary of Molonglo Stage 2. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 200
Stromlo Forest Park Soil Conservation Works
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This project includes continuing work on soil conservation at Stromlo Forest Park, which involves the stabilisation of cycling and equestrian infrastructure to mitigate deterioration from usage and runoff from weather events. Work in Progress Urban Renewal 200

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