Childrens Cancer Centre and Randwick Childrens Hospital rebuild


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Childrens Cancer Centre and Randwick Childrens Hospital rebuild

Prospective pipeline

Greenfield (construction) or brownfield (government asset divestment) projects needed or likely to occur within the next five years, but is not formally proposed by a state, territory or major local government.

Credibly proposed

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Under procurement

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Preferred bidder announced

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Recently closed

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ANZIP is focused only on major infrastructure activity, above the following thresholds:


Construction projects: > AUD$300m

Investable greenfield & brownfield: > AUD$100m

New Zealand

All greenfield and brownfield projects and divestments: > NZD $100 million

STATUS: Announced
SECTOR: Social infrastructure
PROCUREMENT APPROACH: Traditional procurement, Unknown
TYPE: Greenfield

In the lead up to the 2019 NSW State election, the NSW and Federal governments, along with other donors, made a commitment of $608 million to build Australia's first Comprehensive Children's Cancer Centre (CCCC), and to rebuild the Children's Hospital in Randwick. The re-election of the Government means the project will go ahead. The Federal Government also confirmed its commitment of $100 million towards the project in the 2019-20 Federal Budget. 

The funding is made up of:

  • $428 million from the NSW Liberal-Nationals Coalition Government
  • $100 million from the Commonwealth Government
  • $30 million from the University of New South Wales
  • $25 million from Sydney Children's Hospital Foundation, and
  • $25 million from Children's Cancer Institute.


The new Cancer Centre will bring together clinical care, research and teaching. The project will be built over two levels. The ground floor will host a new Emergency Department and new short stay units. The level above will house the CCCC.

The rebuild of the Children's Hospital will expand and integrate it with a new Acute Services Building and the $250 million Translational Hub that is being funded by the University of NSW.

This funding commitment is in addition to $720 million being put towards the redevelopment of Prince of Wales Hospital, bringing the total funding contribution for the Randwick site to $1.3 billion.

The 2019-20 NSW Budget indicated that the project would commence in the three years following FY2019-20 and that funding would be allocated towards planning and development. However, funding allocations beyond initial planning in FY2019-20 are not provided in the budget.

In September 2020, the NSW Government announced $60 million additional funding over the next two years to fast-track the Children's Cancer Centre and Randwick Children's Hospital Rebuild project. The funding will be drawn from the NSW Government's $3 billion Jobs and Infrastructure Acceleration Fund.

Last reviewed: 02/10/2020

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