Project update

We are upgrading Hastings Secondary College to support the student community. Hastings Secondary College comprises of the Port Macquarie Campus (PMC) and Westport Campus (WPC).  The upgrade will involve work at both campuses.

The Port Macquarie campus will deliver:

■  14 new or upgraded innovative learning spaces
■  3 supported learning spaces
■  new Technological and Applied Studies (TAS) facilities
■  new Creative and Performing Arts (CAPA) building
■  increase student accessibility with installation of 3 lifts
■  redeveloped school entry.

The Westport campus will deliver:

■  relocated and upgraded administration office
■  3 innovative flexible learning spaces
■  redeveloped school entry.

A separate proposal also includes a shared use multi sports facility.

Progress summary


A contract will be awarded shortly to finalise detailed designs for the project and begin construction, starting with Stage 1 at Port Macquarie Campus. The final planning application for the project has now been lodged, with the State Significant Development (SSD) application for Port Macquarie Campus Stages 2 & 3 submitted to the Department of Planning, Infrastructure and Environment (DPIE).


Community information sessions

You’re invited to a drop-in information session to find out more about the project.

15 June 2021 at Port Macquarie Campus, Owen Street, Port Macquarie from 4:00pm to 6:30pm.

This session is for the Hastings Secondary College upgrade and is open to all staff and community members of Hastings Secondary College, both campuses.