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Philp Lighton Architects


Tasmanian Health Services



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Project Brief

The Emergency Department with 42 treatment spaces, short stay observation ward, and fast track treatment cubicles and associated support areas such as Medical Imaging allied health and administration. The forecourt is completely rebuilt, incorporating important heritage values of the original 1932 Hospital wing, together with a new Pavilion, lift and urban landscape.

Key Challenges

In-ground construction, habitable space underneath the highly trafficable RHH forecourt structure


RHH DEM has been running since 2007 with out significant upgrade. Goals outlined in Key Challenges met successfully