University Of Queensland Dell Lodge Refurbishment


St. Lucia, QLD


Quantity Surveying

Client name

University of Queensland




Andrew Butler

Woods Bagot were commissioned by University of Queensland (UQ) to undertake a Feasibility Study on a particular set of residential and multi-residential assets, adjacent to the St Lucia campus. The Feasibility Study was comprised of two tasks:

Task 01:  A theme to each cottage and element of continuity for the street (e.g. Naming cottages after particular alumni, entry portals that tie the precinct together etc).

Task 02: Feasibility study for what we could get on the Dell Lodge site (demolition) under existing planning scheme (no impact assessment) Premium long term 2 & 3 bed apartments for DINKS academics.

Focused on the following properties :

  • Hawken Drive, St Lucia
  • 6 Dell Road (Dell Lodge)
  • 8 Dell Road
  • 12 Dell Road

We provided QS cost advice during the feasibility study on the 4 property options listed above. As well as cost advice for the final options.