Kane Constructions was awarded the $35m Design and Construct contract to deliver the Baptcare The Orchards Stage 2 ILA's and Community Hub and Stage 3 Early Works project in April 2019.
The Stage 2 Works ILA Building is located west of the recently completed Residential Aged Care Facility (RACF) and will consist of a new five storey building, with car park, wellbeing centre on the lower ground floor, community centre on the upper ground floor, and 33 apartments spread across the above three levels.
The wellbeing centre will contain a 16m x 4m pool, associated facilities, and a gym. A lift is located within the entry lobby of the wellbeing centre and will connect to the community centre on the ground floor.
The community centre will be the focal point for The Orchards community and will contain a restaurant, provedore, hairdresser, club lounge and multi-purpose room.
The project scope includes the early works package for Stage 3.
Baptcare The Orchards is set to reach Practical Completion in the fourth quarter of 2020.