Kawungan State High School BER Hall

Biscoe Wilson Architects were commissioned to design and document a Multi-purpose Hall and Resource Centre for Kawungan State High School as part of the Building the Education Revolution Program (BER).

The Kawungan State High School is located in Hervey Bay in South-East Queensland.

The medium size multi-purpose hall has been designed for a variety of ball sports and for general school and community use. An eastern annexe contains an office, amenities, canteen, and foyer for school and public uses. Large store rooms have been included to the west for housing sports equiment and removable stage and furniture.

The second project is a library which includes resource areas, meeting rooms, staff areas, and flexible teaching spaces. Clerestory windows promote cross ventilation and natural lighting.


Architectural Team | Robert Biscoe, Marion Wilson, Joelie Clark, Winson Leung, Kamal Kopparapu, Jon Brown, Kirsty Hetherington, Shae Tilbrook

D&C Contractor | FKP

Project Manager | Ranbury

Hydraulic Engineer | Guthrie & Associates

Structural Engineer | Bruce Lemcke Engineering

Year of construction | 2010

Resource Centre Area | 958 sqm (including OLA and covered link)

Hall  Area | 720 sqm

Total floor area | 1678 sqm

Total Project Funding limit | $3M ( excluding GST)

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