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Mater Adult Hospital

The 11-storey hospital remains a highly functional and efficient facility.

  • Client Queensland Government & Sisters of Mercy
  • Type New Build
  • Location Brisbane, Queensland
  • Industry Health
  • Completion 1981

The 11 storey public hospital was completed to a design by Peddle Thorp in 1981.

It represented a then unique partnering of the Queensland Government with the Sisters of Mercy in Queensland who own and operate 3 public hospitals on the Mater Hill in South Brisbane site as part of the state’s public hospital system.

The hospital remains a highly functional and efficient facility providing 275 inpatient beds, accident and emergency, specialist clinics, coronary and intensive care unit, medical imaging and 7 operating theatres including provision for day surgery.