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North Coast NSW

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The following is a Google map image showing the Medicare Local boundary for this particular Medicare Local.
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This Medicare Local catchment is:
North Coast NSW

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Major cities/towns located within this Medicare Local catchment:

  • Alstonville
  • Arrawarra
  • Ballina
  • Bangalow
  • Beechwood
  • Bellingen
  • Bonalbo
  • Bonny Hills
  • Bonny Hills - West
  • Bonville
  • Bonville - East
  • Bowraville
  • Broadwater
  • Brooms Head
  • Brunswick Heads
  • Burringbar
  • Byron Bay
  • Camden Haven
  • Caniaba
  • Casino
  • Clarenza
  • Clunes (NSW)
  • Coffs Harbour
  • Coraki
  • Coramba
  • Corindi Beach
  • Coutts Crossing
  • Crescent Head
  • Cudgen
  • Cumbalum
  • Dorrigo
  • Dunoon
  • Emerald Beach West
  • Evans Head
  • Ewingsdale
  • Fairy Hill
  • Frederickton
  • Glenreagh
  • Grafton
  • Gulmarrad
  • Hastings Point
  • Hat Head
  • Hyland Park
  • Iluka
  • Junction Hill
  • Kempsey
  • Kendall
  • King Creek
  • Kyogle
  • Lake Cathie
  • Lawrence
  • Lennox Head
  • Lennox Head - West
  • Lismore (NSW)
  • Macksville
  • Maclean
  • Modanville
  • Moonee Beach
  • Moonee Beach West
  • Mullumbimby
  • Murwillumbah
  • Mylestom
  • Nambucca Heads
  • Nana Glen
  • Nimbin
  • North Shore
  • Nunderi
  • Ocean Shores
  • Port Macquarie
  • Pottsville
  • Red Rock
  • Repton
  • Richmond Hill
  • Riverside
  • Safety Beach
  • Sandy Beach - Emerald Beach
  • Scotts Head
  • Skennars Head
  • Smithtown - Gladstone
  • South Golden Beach
  • South West Rocks
  • Stuarts Point
  • Suffolk Park
  • Telegraph Point
  • Tintenbar
  • Townsend
  • Tucabia
  • Tumbulgum
  • Tweed Heads
  • Tyalgum
  • Uki
  • Ulmarra
  • Urbenville
  • Urunga
  • Valla Beach
  • Wardell
  • Waterview Heights
  • Wauchope
  • Wollongbar
  • Woodburn
  • Woodenbong
  • Woolgoolga
  • Wooli
  • Wooloweyah
  • Woombah
  • Wooroowoolgan
  • Yamba

Public hospitals located within this Medicare Local catchment:

Find out about health services in North Coast NSW

This page shows detailed health information for this local area, the boundaries of which are shown in the map above. It is defined by the geographic catchment for which this Medicare Local was responsible until mid-2015. You may also have the option to view data by smaller geographies, such as local areas (SA3), if it is available for the measure you are viewing. The different geographies and years of data are available to select from the drop-down menus below for each measure.

Medicare Locals were replaced by Primary Health Networks in mid-2015. Primary Health Network area data will be updated as soon as practical after they become available. Medicare Local catchment data has been retained for reference purposes.

To more fairly compare health areas, Medicare Locals may be grouped into one of a number of peer groups, based on remoteness, socioeconomic status and distance to hospitals. For more information on Medicare Locals or on peer groups refer to the Glossary.

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