Shoalhaven Hospital

Shoalhaven District Memorial Hospital is the main acute care hospital for the Shoalhaven region, providing emergency care, medical, surgical and orthopaedic services.

The Hospital has an Intensive Care Unit focusing on high dependency and coronary patients, Children’s Ward and Maternity Unit as well as a purpose-built regional Cancer Care Centre and sub-acute Mental Health Unit.

Since opening in May 1951, Shoalhaven Hospital and its dedicated staff have looked after the needs of the Shoalhaven and surrounding communities, providing a wide variety of health care services to our local population.

The hospital is networked with other hospitals in the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District and is affiliated with the University of Wollongong, supporting the training of Nursing, Medical and Allied Health staff.

Shoalhaven Hospital has a dedicated group of volunteers and strong links with a wide range of community groups.

This hospital is fully accredited by the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards (ACHS).


Contact Information
2 Scenic Drive
Nowra NSW 2541
Postal Address
PO Box 246, Nowra NSW 2541