Griffith Health Centre, Griffith University

Brisbane, Australia
Griffith University
Competition 2010

A design competition for the new Griffith Health Centre and Common Use Teaching Facility at Griffith University’s Gold Coast campus.

The 25,000m2 facility houses a range of medical teaching facilities, laboratories and clinics focused on dental medicine and technology along with, physiotherapy, psychology and health administration.

An economical design achieved a floor area efficiency of 70% for the Health Centre in an 11-storey wing, wrapped in a high performance ESD skin.

Low rise lecture halls are located adjacent to the tall facility on a linear plaza connected to the campus pedestrian network.