The Lake Cargelligo Multipurpose Service (MPS) is a 22 bed facility with 6 acute care beds and 16 residential aged care beds. Lake Cargelligo MPS provides a 24 hour Emergency Department which is equipped with telehealth cameras to connect the team in Lake Cargelligo with specialists through the Critical Care Advisory Service.
A range of community nursing and allied health services are also available to residents.
An unexpected oasis, Lake Cargelligo is a relaxed and easy paced town in the central west region of New South Wales.
With a population of just under 1500 residents, some of the enjoyable things to do in Lake Cargelligo include water skiing, sailing, fishing on the picturesque lake as well as being a very popular spot for bird watching.
There are 2 schools including a public school from kindergarten through to year 12 and a Catholic school up to year six.
There are 2 clubs, 2 motels and a caravan park and 2 hotels for tourists and residents to enjoy with both having restaurants.
Lake Cargelligo is 135 kilometres north of Griffith, about 3 hours north of Wagga Wagga and a 7 hour drive from Sydney.