Our Partners

South Coast Private partners with some of the finest mental health professionals in New South Wales and recognised charitable organisations across the Australia. Our hospital is affiliated with accredited research and teaching facilities in Wollongong and leading business organisations and professionals in the Illawarra.

Our hospital is affiliated with the University of Wollongong and is a tireless supporter and sponsor of a number of national and local mental health focused charities. We are active supporters of Australian Defence Forces – returning servicemen and women, Fearless Organisation – restoring control to victims of traumatic stress, The Light & Hope Foundation Clubhouse – through its Highlights on Mental Health charity, NSW Police, Fire Ambulance and Emergency Services legacies, Rotary clubs of NSW, the RSL clubs of NSW and the wider Illawarra communities. We are delighted to be involved with these and other mental health related charities and look forward to continued involvement.


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