NSW Allied Health scholarships rural classification maps

Rural Local Health District

The term 'rural' refers to areas covered by rural Local Health District:

  • Far West
  • Western NSW
  • Northern NSW
  • Mid North Coast
  • Murrumbidgee
  • Southern NSW
  • Hunter New England (excluding: Cessnock, Maitland, Port Stephens, Newcastle, and Lake Macquarie LGA)
  • Illawarra Shoalhaven (excluding: Kiama, and Shellharbour LGA)
  • Nepean Blue Mountains (only: Lithgow LGA)

Metropolitan Local Health District

The term 'metropolitan' refers to areas covered by metropolitan Local Health District:

  • Sydney
  • Western Sydney
  • South Western Sydney
  • South Eastern Sydney
  • Northern Sydney
  • Central Coast
  • Nepean Blue Mountains (excluding: Lithgow LGA)
  • Hunter New England metropolitan components (Cessnock, Maitland, Port Stephens, Newcastle, and Lake Macquarie LGA)
  • Illawarra Shoalhaven metropolitan components (Kiama, and Shellharbour LGA)

NSW Rural Local Health District

Map showing NSW rural Local Health District with rural in green and metropolitan in pink

Hunter New England LHD

Map showing Hunter New England Local Health District with rural in green and metropolitan in pink

Illawarra Shoalhaven LHD

Map showing the Illawarra-Shoalhaven Local Health District with rural in green and metropolitan in pink

Nepean Blue Mountains LHD

Map showing Nepean and Blue Mountains Local Health District with rural in green and metropolitan in pink