About our Hospital

South Coast Private is located one hour’s drive south of Sydney, in the heart of Wollongong. A 2-minute walk from Wollongong train station and minutes to the CBD and Wollongong beachfront.

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Providing comprehensive mental health programs and treatments for General Psychiatry, PTSD, Veteran Affairs, Anxiety Management, Depression Management, Anger Management, Chronic Pain Management, Substance Withdrawal and Addiction Recovery programs, South Coast Private delivers exceptional patient care in outstanding hospital facilities.

Fully owned and operated by Evolution Healthcare, South Coast Private employs highly experienced locally based psychiatrists who have been closely involved in the planning and operations of our facility. Our psychologists and Allied Health professionals deliver the program content and our Medical Advisory Committee meet regularly to facilitate the interaction between Evolution Healthcare and associated mental health services.


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 healthecare.com.au