Forster Private Hospital

For our Visitors

Are you a planning a visit to Forster Private Hospital? Here is all of the information you need to know.

Visiting hours

Visiting hours at Forster Private Hospital are:

General Wards 

10.00am until 1pm and 3.00pm until 8.00 pm. 

Rest Period 1.00pm until 3.00pm

To visit outside these times, please make arrangements to see the nurse unit manager on the appropriate floor.  It is appreciated if the number of visitors at any one time can be kept to a reasonable number especially when patients are in shared accommodation.  In consideration for all patients, please ensure that phone calls are not made to patients after 10.00pm.

Rehabilitation Unit

10.00am until 8.00pm



Where we are

Forster Private Hospital is located at 29-41 South Street Forster.


How to get here


Forster Private Hospital is located in South Street Forster. Forster is 30 minutes south of Taree and 2 hours north of Newcastle.

Free on-street parking is available within close proximity of the hospital.  Parking is limited to 2 hours.  Parking is also available in the grounds of Forster Private Hospital.


Forster Private Hospital is located in South Street, which is serviced by Forster Bus Lines. They operate extensive wheelchair accessible services throughout Forster Tuncurry.

Train & Airport 

The nearest railway station and airport are located in Taree which is approximately 30 minutes to the north.


There is also a local taxi service available.