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  • There is game-changing catalytic development planned for Penrith New West.  This includes Western Sydney Airport (WSA) and the Western Sydney Priority Growth Area, transformation of the Penrith City Centre and St Marys Town Centre, The Quarter - Penrith's Health and Education Precinct and Sydney Science Park

    Sydney Science Park

    Sydney Science Park is a $5 billion project that will create an internationally recognised epicentre for research and development at Luddenham. Set over 280ha, Sydney Science Park will be a fully integrated community that will create more than 12,000 knowledge based jobs, cater to over 10,000 students and be home to over 10,000 residents.

    CSIRO, in partnership with property developers Celestino, will establish an innovative Urban Living Lab at the Sydney Science Park. Read more

    Get more information on Sydney Science Park at Celestino's website

    The Quarter - Penrith's Health and Education Precinct

    Situated in one of Australia’s fastest growing economies, The Quarter is a leading centre for engagement and innovation; committed to excellence in health care, medical research and world-class education in Western Sydney. Spanning over 300 hectares between Penrith and St Marys, The Quarter is synonymous with innovative thinking, collaboration and growth.

    Supported by unprecedented levels of new infrastructure and investment including a new international airport, major road upgrades, and significant spending on major hospitals like Nepean, The Quarter also has room to grow.

    The Quarter will drive major jobs growth, economic prosperity, educational opportunities and improved health outcomes for a rapidly growing community.

    The Quarter will deliver:

    • 6,000 additional jobs in 10 years
    • Investment in major hospitals
    • Telehealth and eHealth initiatives
    • Expansive academic and education facilities
    • Funding for technology and research
    • Medical training placements
    • Medical Tourism

    Find out more about The Quarter

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