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Sarina Workforce Accommodation Facility

Non-resident Workforce Accommodation Facility & Office

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  • Location

    Armstrong Beach, Sarina
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  • Planning

The Workforce Accommodation Facility advances the State’s interest in growing the resources pillar of the Queensland economy by providing accommodation for up to 600 workers employed by mining projects around Sarina.  In managing the on-site environmental features, the facility efficiently integrates an office building, kitchen and dining area and administration building amongst the accommodation buildings and 300+ car parking spaces.

The WCG Value add


  • Strategic guidance to de-risk the application process, including identification of key environmental features, management of potential reverse amenity impacts and establishment of grounds for economic need
  • Early engagement with Council and key stakeholders to identify key development outcomes and objectives
  • Managing efficient DA strategy to facilitate a 6 month development approval