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Shellharbour Private partners with the leading specialist clinicians in NSW. Our specialists consult from our spacious, modern permanent and sessional private consulting suites and out of our 2 state-of-the-art operating theatres and Endoscopy theatre equipped with the latest technology, equipment and instruments.


On the day of your admission, our friendly admissions officer will assist you to complete all of your admission paperwork. You will also be allocated a nurse who will complete the relevant paperwork.

Health Funds

Our Hospital has contract agreements in place with the majority of Australian health funds, however not all health funds cover the same components of hospital stay. Consequently, excess and gap payments may apply on admission.


On 13 April 2017, Healthe Care Australia (“Healthe Care”), Australia’s third largest corporate private hospital operator and pan-Asian health care services group acquired Evolution Healthcare’s three Illawarra hospitals: Shellharbour Private Hospital, South Coast Private Hospital and Wollongong Day Surgery.

Healthe Care currently has:

  • 35 private hospitals (34 in Australia and one in New Zealand)
  • Approaching 7,000 staff
  • Near 2,500 hospital beds

While this website is updated to reflect Healthe Care guidelines, please access information regarding the hospital and its services as usual. For further information about Healthe Care and its 35-strong hospital network, please visit