Knowledge and Innovation

Major projects in the Great Southern focused on knowledge and innovation are listed below.

Affordable Student Accommodation: Advance Housing will provide dedicated and affordable student accommodation facilities to encourage more international and domestic students to attend tertiary and vocational institutions in the Great Southern. Stage 1 involves the construction of 20 units opposite the UWA Albany Centre in the Norman House precinct. Stage 2 will see the construction of a 40-bed accommodation facility at the old Albany Primary School site on Serpentine Road. Stage 1 received $1.17 million in Royalties for Regions funding and is due for completion in December 2017. Stage 2 is being supported with $11 million in Royalties for Regions funding and is due for completion in June 2018.

More details of the projects, including contacts, can be found on the Major Projects register.

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