Cairns Convention Centre

Building Queensland led the development of the detailed business case for the Cairns Convention Centre in partnership with the Department of Housing and Public Works.

The detailed business case investigated:

  • essential maintenance works, including partial replacement of roofing materials, replacement of the lifts, upgraded air-conditioning, upgraded disability access and improved computer and audio systems
  • refurbishment works, including new floor coverings and paint
  • expansion works to facilitate additional space for convention, plenary, meeting and support spaces.

The detailed business case was completed in mid-2019 and presented to the Queensland Government for consideration.

All Completed Business Cases

Lower Fitzroy River Infrastructure Project

Building Queensland completed the detailed business case for the Lower Fitzroy River Infrastructure Project in partnership with the joint proponents, SunWater and the Gladstone Area Water Board, in late 2017.


Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre

The Arthur Gorrie Correctional Centre, located in Wacol, is a high security remand facility for male prisoners in Southern Queensland. It currently provides 890 high security cells for remand prisoners.


Brisbane Live Entertainment Arena – Roma Street Project

The development of the Cross River Rail station at Roma Street has provided the opportunity to redevelop an underutilised section of the Brisbane central business district and the most connected transport precinct in Brisbane to create a world-class entertainment arena for Queensland.