Regional Services



Cann River stands at the junction of the Monaro and Princes Highways. In the town, there is our Bush Nursing Centre, a police station, a small supermarket, a hotel and a couple of motels. There are two bakeries and a number of cafes, restaurants and coffee shops. There is also an ambulance dept. There are three fuel stations (including one 24hr unmanned automatic dispenser of diesel fuel only)

A doctor services the Bush Nurse Centre most Wednesdays, and appointments are necessary, by calling 03 5158 6210.

A dentist visits once a month; there is a massage therapist, drug and alcohol counselor and podiatrist also visiting regularly.



Heading west from Cann River, the first town is Orbost, which is 75 kms away.

Orbost has a main street with the usual shops and a good sized supermarket. There are facilities for car repairs in town. There are at least two fuel outlets.

Other services include…

Pharmacy                       125 Nicholson St. Tel: 03 5154 1030

Hospital                          104 – 107 Boundary Rd.   Tel: 03 5154 6666

GP Clinic                         Corner of Tyndall St and Boundary Rd. Tel: 03 5154 6777

Dental Clinic                    104 – 107 Boundary Rd. Tel: 03 5154 6625



Driving North from Cann River, the first town is Bombala, which is 85 kms away.

Bombala has a number of shops, fuel stations and other services as follows.

Pharmacy                           123 Maybe St. Tel: 02 6458 3029

Hospital                              Wellington St. Tel: 02 6458 5777

GP Clinic                             130 Wellington St. Tel: 02 6458 3022



Driving east from Cann River, there are two towns. Mallacoota is 69 kms away on the seaward side of the Princes Highway.

In MALLACOOTA there are some small shops, and at least two fuel stations. There is also……….

GP Clinic  –  21-23 Maurice Av. Tel: 03 5158 0777

Pharmacy –  52 Maurice Av. Tel: (03) 5158 0421



Eden is reached by driving 108 kms on the Princes Highway from Cann River. There are many shops, restaurants, hotels, a supermarket, fuel stations and…

GP Clinic  –  Curalo Medical Clinic, 60 Princess Highway. Tel: 02 6496 3322

Pharmacy – 185 Imlay St. Tel: 02 6496 1525