Legislative Assembly for the ACT: 1993 Week 08 Hansard (Tuesday, 17 August 1993) . . Page.. 2341 ..
MINISTER FOR HEALTH
LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY QUESTION
Bruce Hostel Buildings
Mrs Carnell - asked the Minister for Health:
(1) Has a feasibility study been conducted into using the former Bruce Hostel premises as a Convalescent Care Unit if not, why not
(2) Are the facilities at the former Bruce Hostel site suitable for use as a Convalescent Care Unit; if not, why not
Mr Berry - the answer to Mrs Carnells question is:
(1) No feasibility study has been conducted by ACT Health into using the former Bruce Hostel The Government is committed to placing convalescent facilities on Acton Peninsula.
(Z) The matter was discussed in the development of a report conducted for the
Minister for Housing and Community Services into the possible future uses of
Bruce Hostel. The site was found to be not suitable.