Augathella Multi-Purpose Health Service (MPHS) is located in the South West Hospital and Health Service (SWHHS). It is approximately 742 kilometres west of Brisbane and is in the planning region of Murweh.
Distance to main referring Hospitals
Toowoomba Base Hospital
Princess Alexandra Hospital
Accident & Emergency
Pharmacy (hospital use only)
Flexible care places for long-term care
Dietetics and nutrition
Early intervention parenting program
Aged care assessment
Drug and alcohol services
Home and Community Care (HACC)
People with disabilities and carers
Augathella MPHS has:
available aged care beds
available beds/bed alternatives
A privately-run general practice is co-located on-site at Augathella MPHS. The medical superintendent is also employed by SWHHS and is available for emergency presentations and outpatient services
The primary catchment for South West consists of the planning regions :
Far South West
In 2014, the estimated resident population for the catchment of Murweh planning region was 4714 people. The town of Augathella has an approximate population of 500.
The estimated Indigenous population of the Murweh planning region was 641 persons or 13.5 per cent of the total Murweh population.