location Browns Avenue, Canowindra , NSW 2804 Get directions
(02) 6364 4380
Canowindra Health Service includes the Canowindra Soldiers Memorial Hospital, emergency department, inpatient beds, as well as community health services.
Health service information
View the Canowindra Soldiers Memorial Hospital patient and visitor information guide.
Living and working in Canowindra
Canowindra is situated between Orange and Cowra and has maintained a charmingly friendly small-town atmosphere with just 1,499 people.
Nestled within historical buildings and museums, a unique ‘bendy’ main street, Canowindra is an arts and tourism hub, and supports the surrounding farming community.
Canowindra is known for its ballooning and fish fossils. A 360 million year-old fossil find is the foundation for the Age of Fishes Museum located in Canowindra. The Historical Museum is also worth a visit with Canowindra having a colourful bushranger heritage to explore steeped in folklore.
Visitors and locals alike enjoy Canowindra’s local produce, dining and wine experiences, cafes, takeaways, country pubs, and clubs. Canowindra has two supermarkets, a butcher, newsagency, post office, pharmacy, hairdresser, motels and other interesting independent stores. For more information, view the Canowindra business directory.
Canowindra has a Modified Monash ranking of 5.
Social activities in Canowindra include playgroup, Country Women's Association, storytime at the library, Canowindra connections centre, live music, bingo, Latinfit, old time dancing, and twighlight markets.
Learn more about Canowindra.
Canowindra is a 45-minute drive from Orange and 30-minute drive from Cowra. There is a bus service from Orange and multiple daily flights to Orange from Sydney. To drive from Sydney is a little over 4 hours.
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We're looking for healthcare professionals to shape the future of rural health. Canowindra Soldiers Memorial Hospital is a great place to work and offers incentives for certain roles. Learn about our careers, request a candidate information kit and search for roles in Canowindra.