The Warrnambool Base Hospital will be redeveloped to provide additional capacity and enable services to expand over time. Key areas to be redeveloped include:
- emergency department
- theatre suite, including sterilisation department and new plant and equipment
- inpatient unit
- paediatric unit
- short stay and day stay surgical units
- medical imaging
- back-of-house areas such as food services, biomedical engineering and engineering facilities, and
- a new underground car park.
The redevelopment will also include construction of an offsite regional logistics distribution centre for provision of goods and equipment and linen services to public health services in the south west.