Funds Allocated To Second Stage Of Warrnambool Base Hospital Re-Development
Long awaited funding for the second stage of the Warrnambool Base Hospital redevelopment has been announced as part of today's State Budget.
$384 million dollars will be allocated to the project, as part of a wider $2 billion dollar spend on new hospitals and upgrading existing ones.
Member for South West Coast Roma Britnell welcomed the funding, saying it should be a day of celebration for the local community.
“It’s taken six years, but we will finally get the hospital we need and deserve,” she said.
“I’m proud to have been a strong advocate for this project over the past five years and am so pleased that the Andrews Government has regonised the healthcare needs of our community matter"