About our redevelopment
The NSW Government has committed $1 billion for The Nepean Redevelopment, which is delivering contemporary and expanded hospital services, and integrated community health facilities at Nepean Hospital for the Penrith and Blue Mountains communities.

The redevelopment, which is being delivered in two stages is well underway, with the new Stage 1 tower opening in 2022. Construction of the Stage 2 building is scheduled to get underway in 2023.

This website provides all the latest news and information about the progress of this important hospital redevelopment.

Latest news

Project Zone Newsletter - January 2023

Project Zone Newsletter - January 2023

Happy New Year! The Redevelopment team has an exciting year ahead as we prepare for main works construction of a second clinical building at Nepean Hospital. Read our newsletter to find out more.

Posted 16 Jan 2023
Stage 2 construction one step closer

Stage 2 construction one step closer

The Penrith and Blue Mountains communities will soon see the second stage of the expansion and upgrade of Nepean Hospital underway, with a main works contractor now appointed.

Posted 20 Dec 2022
Fortnightly Construction Update - 15 December 2022

Fortnightly Construction Update - 15 December 2022

High-level services and cabling are now being installed inside the new Pathology Department, including more than 1500 data cables! 

Posted 15 Dec 2022
Fortnightly Construction Update - 1 December 2022

Fortnightly Construction Update - 1 December 2022

Work has commenced on the façade of Building E (East Block) where the new Pathology Department is being built.

Posted 01 Dec 2022

PROJECTS

  • Stage 1 | Hospital tower

    Stage 1 | Hospital tower

    Construction on the new 14-storey hospital tower (Building A) is now complete, officially marking the end of the first stage of works for the world-class health facility.   

  • Stage 1 | Multi-storey car park

    Stage 1 | Multi-storey car park

    More than 600 new parking spaces are now available to patients and their loved ones at Nepean Hospital.

  • Stage 1 | Cancer Care Expansion

    Stage 1 | Cancer Care expansion

    The new centre opened on 16 September 2019 following an expansion and upgrade of services as part of Stage 1 of the Nepean Redevelopment.

  • Katoomba Community Dialysis Centre - now open!

    Katoomba Community Dialysis Centre

    The new purpose-built unit at the Blue Mountains District ANZAC Memorial Hospital features six spacious treatment spaces that offer privacy and comfort to patients. 

  • Stage 1 | Somerset Cottage

    Stage 1 | Somerset Cottage

    The new Somerset Cottage Early Childhood Education and Care Centre was officially opened on Tuesday 7 July 2020. 
     

  • Stage 1 | Diz Footprints Program

    Stage 1 | Diz Footprints Program

    Diz Footprints is a trainee and mentorship program for local Year 10 Aboriginal high school students who are interested in gaining skills and experience in the construction industry.

  • Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service Project

    Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service Project

    A new facility will be built at Nepean Hospital to meet the health needs of young people in Western Sydney who experience mental illness.

  • Stage 2

    Stage 2

    Enabling works are currently underway for Stage 2 of the Nepean Redevelopment.

  • Stage 2 | Pathology Department

    Stage 2 | Pathology Department

    The Pathology Department will include new laboratories, services, reception area and administration spaces.

  • Stage 2 | Community Health

    Stage 2 | Community Health

    The NSW Government is delivering a new community health centre in Penrith as part of Stage 2 of the Nepean Redevelopment. 

Milestones