About The Coffs Coast

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The Coffs Harbour area sits in a unique position where the Great Dividing Range descends to meet the Australian East Coast. Offshore are the Solitary Islands where the warm tropical currents meet the temperate waters from the south. In-between lies the city of Coffs Harbour.

Northward stretch great surf breaks and classic Australian beaches. To the south, seaside villages with great shopping and dining. To the west… lush valleys and welcoming rural communities.

Located on the east coast of Australia, mid-way between Brisbane and Sydney , the Coffs Coast stretches from Scotts Head in the South to Red Rock in the North and inland beyond the slopes of the Great Dividing Range. Offering a magnificent sub-tropical environment featuring golden beaches, cascading waterfalls and lush rain forests, the coffs Coast is one of the fastest growing and moist dynamic areas in regional New South Wales.

It is also one of Australia’s most recognised visitor destinations and an idyllic place to live or visit.

Coffs Harbour is the region’s main hub with the neighbouring councils of Nambucca and Bellingen making the collective Coffs Coast Region.

The population figures are:

Coffs Harbour:  70,371
Bellingen Shire: 13,450
Coffs Coast: 101,616
Growth rate: 1.9% (est 2008 figures)

Getting here…
The beauty of the Coffs Coast is how quickly and easily you can get here. We are closer than you think…

By Road:
Coffs Harbour is located on the pacific Highway, giving easy access to everywhere.

Brisbane: 433km
Byron Bay: 240km
Sydney: 527km
Port Macquarie 163km

By Rail:
Three XPT passenger trains travel North and South each day.
Nine hours to Sydney
Five and a half hours to Brisbane

By Air:
With flight times of only one hour to Sydney and Brisbane, Coffs Harbour is one of the largest and busiest airports in regional NSW.
42 flights per week to Sydney – Virgin Blue and QantasLink
16 flights a week to Brisbane – Brindabella
Weekly direct flights to Melbourne – Virgin Blue on Saturdays.

 By Sea:
The busy 183 berth Coffs Harbour Marina is home to an active commercial  fishing fleet, tourism operators and numerous pleasure craft.

Health facilities:
Excellent facilities form the basis for the rapidly developing health industry that is served by an increasing number of specialists and general practitioners who are moving to our City in search of a better work/life balance.

Public:

Coffs Harbour Health Campus is recognised as the regional centre for health services. It incorporates the Coffs Harbour Base Hospital and community and allied health services. The facility has 208 beds and provides accident and emergency and critical care medicine along with general surgery, obstetrics and gynaecology, oncology, paediatrics, cardiology, medical imaging, the community mental health care centre, rehabilitation and a range of clinical support services. It also houses state emergency, ambulance and paramedical services.

There are four operating theatres (including day surgery), a new Coronary Angiography Unit, Renal Dialysis Unit and the integrated Cancer care Unit (including Oncology Services), breast screening and the new Radiotherapy Unit.http://www.ncahs.nsw.gov.au/services/results_detailed.php?serviceid=684

Bellinger River District Hospital provides a 24 hour service by General Practitioners in the 34 bed facility. Surgical services are provided by specialist surgeons and anaesthetists contract to the Local Health district. There are no medial officers on site. Bellingen Hospital forms part of the network of services across the Local Health district working closely with Coffs Harbour Base Hospital and others as patients needs require. A $5 million upgrade of the Bellinger River District Hospital was announced by the State Government in early December 2011. A Council of Australian Governments’ grant will be used for eight new sub-acute rehabilitation beds and six palliative care beds. The expansion would add 20 full-time positions. http://www.ncahs.nsw.gov.au/services/results_detailed.php?serviceid=508

Dorrigo Health Campus consists of Dorrigo Multipurpose Service and Dorrigo community Health centre. Dorrigo Hospital provides a 24 hour service. Medical services are provided by General Practitioners (Visiting Medical Officers) contracted to the Local health District. http://www.ncahs.nsw.gov.au/services/results_detailed.php?serviceid=721

Private:

Baringa Private Hospital, located at 31 Mackays Road, is operated by Ramsay Health, has been an integral part of Coffs Harbour for more than 30 years. The medical, surgical and rehabilitation private hospital features two operating theatres and 80 beds, including 52 private rooms. http://www.baringaprivate.com.au/

The Coffs Harbour Day Surgery Centre, located at 69 Albany Street, operated by Ramsay Health, offers general surgery, ophthalmology and plastic surgery. http://www.coffsharbourdaysurgery.com.au/

Highly qualified and visiting specialists, as well as facilities dedicated to women and indigenous population augment the city’s health care services.

Complementary medicine and allied health services:

Throughout the Coffs Coast you will find full range of complementary and alternative medicines on offer.
In addition to a good selection of dentists and orthodontists, a quick search through the Yellow Pages will provide a list of modality practitioners delivering naturopathy, acupuncture, qi gong, homeopathy, ayurveda, chiropractic, reiki, osteopathy and traditional Chinese medicine as well as massage, crystal healing, iridology, electro magnetic fields, therapeutic touch and aromatherapy etc.

For further information about the Coffs Coast please contact the Economic Development Unit of Coffs Harbour City Council for a free “2012 Coffs Coast New Residents’ Guide” on 02 6648 4082 or email Barry Davis at barry.davis@chcc.nsw.gov.au

Or click on http://www.coffsharbour.nsw.gov.au/Coffs-And-Council/Moving-to-Coffs/Pages/Living-in-Coffs.aspx and http://investcoffsharbour.ning.com/ to learn more about our area.

 

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Coffs Harbour NSW 2450
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