Bathurst Base Hospital

Bathurst Health Service is a Level C referral facility within the Western NSW Local Health District. The hospital provides a number of acute specialities and has active Hospital in the Home and primary Community Health Services which include the surrounding townships of Blayney, Oberon, Perthville, Hill End, Sofala and Rylstone.

Bathurst is located approximately 200 kilometres west-northwest of Sydney with a population of 42,000. It is well known for the Bathurst 1000 touring car race held annually at Mount Panorama.  The city offers many café’s, hotels, motels and boutique shopping experiences along with tourist attractions including the National Motor Racing Museum, Australian Fossil & Mineral Museum and Bathurst Regional Art Gallery.

Bathurst Health Service is a level C1 facility which functions as a Base Hospital within a large and growing regional centre. Shortly after the founding of Bathurst in 1815 the first hospital was built and established in 1824. It has since grown considerably into a 101 bed acute Rural Hospital located on the eastern border of the Western NSW local Health district.

Services within the hospital include: •Allied health •Ambulatory Care •Coronary Care •Emergency Medicine •Intensive Care •Medicine •Mental Health •Obstetrics & Gynaecology •Oncology •Paediatrics •Pathology •Radiology •Rehabilitation Medicine •Surgery

Services available at Bathurst Hospital Acute renal dialysis unit, Alcohol and drug unit, Coronary care unit, Emergency department, Intensive care unit, Maintenance renal dialysis unit, Obstetric services, Oncology unit, Paediatric service, Psychiatric unit, Rehabilitation unit.

Visitors Information Centre

Local Health District

Western NSW Local Health District

Traditional Owners

The Wiradjuri People

Opening Hours

Visiting Hours are 8am - 8pm daily


St George ATM: 155 Howick St, Bathurst.

ANZ ATM at Bathurst City Centre: Howick St & Bentinck St, Bathurst

Westpac ATM Bathurst: 86-88 William St, Bathurst.

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Address361 Howick St
Bathurst NSW 2795
Phone02 6330 5000
WebsiteVisit Website


Patient/Carer Checklist

Support Contacts

Social Work Department02 6330 5677
Carer Support1800 931 975
Chaplaincy02 6330 5000
Volunteer Service02 6330 5549
Aboriginal Liaison02 6330 5677
Telehealth02 6369 7900
R.E.A.C.H02 6330 5309
CALD Translation1800 674 3000
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