As a major regional centre in southwestern New South Wales, the city of Griffith hosts a range of facilities and providers giving residents a wide choice for their essential services.


Discover a range of choices for students from pre-school right through to tertiary and vocational education. The city has many well-established schools and educational institutions, as well as enjoying an expanding number of newer options too.

Early Childhood

6 Long Daycare Services
5 Preschools
4 Playgroups

Primary Education

9 Public Primary Schools
2 Catholic Primary Schools

Secondary Education

2 Public High Schools
1 Catholic High School

Tertiary Education

Charles Sturt University –
Griffith Regional University Study Centre
Deakin University –
Riverina Murray partnerships
UNSW Rural Clinical School
Murrumbidgee Clinical Teaching and Learning Centre

Adult and Vocational Education

TAFE NSW Griffith
Western Riverina Community College

Special Needs

1 school for children with special needs
1 facility for adults with special needs

Health Services

Griffith’s health care system is underpinned by the Griffith Base Hospital, a Level Four regional referral hospital offering a range of services. The St Vincent’s Private Community Hospital is collocated with the Base Hospital and delivers enhanced access to specialist health care.

Griffith residents also have access to a range of other general health services, such as General Practitioners, Dentists, pathology and other screening services. Other allied health services, including physiotherapy, podiatry and mental health services, support the wellbeing of our community, in addition to a range of alternative therapy practitioners.

For more information on health care services in Griffith, click here.


Located mid way between Sydney and Melbourne in southwestern New South Wales, Griffith has a number of transport options that make travelling simple.

Griffith is well serviced by air services operated by Regional Express. With five return services every weekday between Griffith and Sydney, plus additional weekend services, other capital cities and international destinations are just one stop away.

Rail and coach operators also provide Griffith with regular alternative services to air. Daily coach and rail services connect Griffith with Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney with V-Line and CountryLink.

Griffith has its own bus service so getting from one side of town to the other is easy. And if you do have a car, you’ll enjoy stress-free driving, no traffic and ample free parking everywhere.

For more information on transport services to and from Griffith, click here.

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