The selection process considered how the site could most effectively be used to achieve the government’s vision for a health-focused precinct within its requirement that it be delivered at no net cost to the State.
The Queensland Government declared Herston Quarter as a Priority Development Area (PDA) in November 2016, fast-tracking the development and ensuring the project can be delivered to the community as soon as possible.
In December 2017, the Queensland Government approved the Herston Quarter PDA Development Scheme, after incorporating feedback from the local community, residents and business operators.
Australian Unity is delivering Herston Quarter in stages over a 10 year program which commenced in 2017.
The process timeline