In an emergency, always call triple zero (000). It’s a free call from any phone, mobile or phone box.

For other urgent medical issues, go to an Emergency Department.

Our Emergency Departments are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week:


The North Coast HIV and Related Programs (HARP) unit provides services across both the Northern NSW and Mid North Coast Local Health Districts, covering the geographic area from Johns River to Tweed Heads and west to Woodenbong and Dorrigo.

HARP is responsible for HIV /AIDSsexual healthviral hepatitis and harm reduction/NSP services that include:

  • Sexual health information, screening, testing, treatment and management and support
  • HIV specialist services
  • Hepatitis B & C specialist services
  • Harm Reduction service – Needle Syringe Program (NSP)
  • Aboriginal sexual health promotion, education and information
  • Sexual health promotion, education and information
  • Sexual health management, referral and counselling services.


North Coast syphilis outbreak warning

Click here for more information about the North Coast syphilis outbreak. 

Services Available in North Coast area



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