New Youth Detention Centre

Building Queensland led the development of a detailed business case for the construction of a new 32-bed youth justice centre at Wacol. Developed in partnership with Department of Youth Justice, the business case assessed options to improve conditions for young people in detention and youth detention centre staff, as well as reduce the number of young people held on remand in police watch houses.

The New Youth Detention Centre Detailed Business Case was completed in Q3 2019 and provided to the Queensland Government for consideration.

View a summary of the New Youth Detention Centre Detailed Business Case, including cost benefit analysis.

All Completed Business Cases

M1 Pacific Motorway – Eight Mile Plains to Daisy Hill

Building Queensland developed a detailed business case for focusing on improvements to 8 kilometres of the M1 Pacific Motorway between Eight Mile Plains and Daisy Hill. Working in partnership with the Department of Transport and Main Roads, Building Queensland investigated widening of the motorway from six to eight lanes to align with the motorway standards […]

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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.

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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.

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