Basin View and Sanctuary Point are located on the shores of beautiful St Georges Basin.
Basin View and Sanctuary Point are located 26 km (25 min drive) from the regional centre of Nowra, 195 km (2 hr 45 min) from Sydney and 188 km (2 hr 30 min) from Canberra.
The adjoining waterway St Georges Basin is a popular recreational fishing haven, the area is also a popular coastal holiday destination.
There are no public airports in the Nowra area, the closest airports are in Sydney and Canberra. Connecting shuttle services are available.
There are regular City Rail services from Central Sydney that head south passing through Wollongong and terminate in the northern Shoalhaven.
Premier Transport offers coach services between Sydney and Eden, stopping in Nowra.
The population of Basin View, St Georges Basin and Sanctuary Point is more than 10,000 people, the median age is 48 years. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people make up 7% of the population.
Basin View, St Georges Basin and Sanctuary Point are located within the South Eastern NSW Primary Health Network, this Population Health Profile provides an overview of community health for the region.
Shoalhaven District Memorial Hospital in Nowra (25 min drive) is a busy acute care facility which provides emergency care, medical, surgical and orthopaedic services. The hospital has an intensive care unit that incorporates high dependency and coronary care beds. As well as these clinical services, the hospital has a busy obstetric unit and children’s ward. Shoalhaven District Memorial Hospital is affiliated with the University of Wollongong and the University of NSW. The hospital is fully accredited by the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards.
There is an Ambulance Service of NSW station at Huskisson (17 minutes away).