Woodford Youth Detention Centre Project

Secure Facilities

Secure multi-purpose space for therapeutic rehabilitation

Woodford Youth Detention Centre Project


BESIX Watpac has been awarded stage 1 for the new 80-bed youth detention centre located in Woodford, north of Brisbane. The facility will include two 40-bed campuses, with a single shared secure perimeter and separate secure perimeters around each campus. The project comprises 17 built facilities, landscaped areas, roadworks, car parking and necessary services and services upgrades to support the operational facility.

As a therapeutic centre it includes more home-like accommodation units; consultation and treatment rooms; multi-purpose spaces for education, skills development, and training; areas for physical activity, green spaces, and spaces for cultural connection.


Department of Housing, Local Government, Planning & Public Works (DHLGPPW)

Commencing 2024

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