Kapooka – Enhanced Land Force Stage 1

Kapooka, NSW

A new ADF facility with the capacity to seat 1200 people per sitting

Works consisted of 11 stages spread across the 2km base at Blamey Barracks. The key features of the project include: a new Mess facility with the capacity to seat 1200 people per sitting; a new ECHO Company precinct with 360 bed accommodation; parade grounds and armouries; an RAP and Dental building including treatment ward, resuscitation and triage, 4 surgeries and X-Ray facilities; a gymnasium precinct including a new 30m indoor pool and an electronic shooting range.

Client: Department of Defence

Architect: S2F

Value: $120M

Completion: 2012

Sector: Defence, Government & Public, Sports & Leisure

Services: Timber, Structural, Civil

Awards

  • 2011 MBA Award