Workforce accommodations are provided at our Pioneer and Fly Camps (and temporary locations near the jobsite) with work on the 3,800 bed Construction Village well under way. Onsite rooms are air-conditioned, with en suite, king single beds and flat screen TVs with Foxtel available. Rooms are also provided with free Internet. There is a fully operational kitchen/diner for breakfast, dinner and crib facilities together with gymnasiums, BBQ areas a running track and recreation facilities. Active Life Coaches are available on site to provide guidance on training regimes as well as lead group fitness classes. Two taverns and beer gardens are operational.
Basic retail facilities are currently available from reception and include snacks, ice-creams, personal items, magazines, etc, however later this year a larger retail store will be opened. EFPOS facilities are also available in Reception and the Tavern. A medical facility is available on site.
Construction of amenities and other facilities is underway and the following facilities will become available during 2013:
- A larger retail store
- Two covered pavilions
- Additional taverns and beer gardens
- Additional BBQ shelters
- Two multiuse sports fields
- Two multigame ball courts (tennis, basketball and volleyball)
- 25-metre swimming pool
- Two indoor recreation facilities
- Additional gymnasiums
- Two golf practice ranges
- Two cricket indoor/outdoor pitches
- Exercise/cycling track
All rooms are assigned on a “moteling” basis. Employees check out from rooms when departing. A left luggage facility is available for residents on R&R rotations.