The purchase of land is a significant step in a joint venture project set to train and retain health professionals in the Hastings.
The land deal for two neighbouring Highfields Circuit properties was recently finalised to make way for a purpose-built joint health education hub.
The University of NSW, University of Newcastle and North Coast Institute of TAFE are busily working on the project thanks to $20 million from the federal government.
The concept plan for the building is almost complete with the development application expected to be lodged this year.
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