Travel and Accommodation

  • CARE is located at St Leonards and the CARE course is held at the North Shore Private Hospital.
  • The North Shore Private Hospital is readily accessible by both private and public transport. It is locates approximately 8 kilometres from the city centre off the Pacific Highway. Participants may park within the Royal North Shore Hospital Campus (access via Pacific Highway or Reserve Road). If traveling by train, take the North Shore line at disembark at St Leonards station. The fare from the city centre is approximately $5 for a single journey. Bus stops are conveniently placed at most campus entrances.
  • The Sydney (Kingsford-Smith) International and Domestic Airports are centrally located and serve as the main gateways to Australia. The majority of International flights land between 7-9am and congestion within the airport can be experienced and this time. In the off peak period, the city centre is approximately 20 minutes by taxi and 10 minutes by train. The train fare is about $25 and taxi fares can vary considerably. A taxi fare from the airport the North Shore Private Hospital will cost about $80.
  • An extensive choice of accommodation options exist to suite varying budgets and levels of comfort, both locally and within the city centre. The NSW Tourist Information Centre is located in each of the airport terminals and can be contacted on +612 9317-3588. It often offers significant discount rates to travellers booking on the day of arrival though many hotels offer also offer discounted rates via popular internet sites. (
  • Attached is a list of accommodation close to the hospital, though we make no recommendation as to the suitability of a particular hotel for your individual needs.Download a copy