This page includes information on Accessible and Inclusive Services for holiday makers visiting the Coffs Coast. To find details on Accessible businesses, click on one of the links below.
Hire of equipment and repairs
Hiring of wheelchairs, scooters, lifters, shower chairs and other equipment can be arranged through the following dealers:
Willaid Pty Ltd
Unit 1/16 isles Drive, Coffs Harbour
Phone 02 6651 7900
Scooters and Mobility Australia
177 Orlando Street, Coffs harbour
Phone 02 6651 5333
PLEASE NOTE: Coffs Harbour City Council will trial a lifeguard patrol at Jetty Beach this summer as part of an inclusive beach access service. Included are two new beach wheelchairs, (1 x child-sized, 1 x adult-sized) available for free short-term hire at Jetty Beach during the trial period. From early January a specially-designed beach mat for people with mobility issues and wheelchair users to provide an accessible pathway over soft sand to the water’s edge, will also be included.
To book a wheelchair or find more info, click here.
Beach wheelchairs are available at the following locations:
- Sawtell Surf Club – Phone 02 6653 2164
- Jetty Beach – Coffs Harbour Jetty
- Park Beach Surf Club – Phone 0408 285 073
- Coffs Harbour Yacht Club – Phone 02 6652 4390
- Woolgoolga – contact Vicky – Phone 02 6654 8118
Please note: Wheelchairs are to be returned free of sand and salt water.
Swimming Pool Chair Lift
Pool chair lifts are available at:
- Coffs Harbour War Memorial Olympic Pool – Phone 02 6652 1779
- Lane 4 Aquatics, Sawtell Swimming Pool – Phone 02 6653 1950
- Lane 4 Aquatics, Woolgoolga Swimming Pool – Phone 02 6654 8291
Coffs Harbour War Memorial Pool is heated, has a pool wheelchair and an electronic hoist. The family change room is fitted with a full sized change table. Induction for use of this equipment is required.
The following locations have public toilets which are fitted with full sized change tables and hoists to meet the needs of people with severe disabilities.
- Castle Street Carpark
- Jetty Foreshore, Marina Drive
- Coffs Harbour War Memorial Olympic Pool (for pool users only)
Mobility maps for Coffs Harbour Jetty & CBD can be found on the Coffs Harbour City Council website.
Australian Hearing Service
2 Lyster Street, Coffs Harbour
Phone 02 6652 0700
Guide Dogs NSW/ACT
Suite 3, 62 Moonee Street, Coffs Harbour
Phone 02 6691 8500
Dolphin Swims for people with a disability are available though bookings are essential through:
Dolphin Marine Magic
65 Orlando Street, Coffs Harbour
Phone 02 6659 190
Pharmacies offering a delivery service
Bailey Centre Good Price Pharmacy, Coffs Harbour – Phone 02 6651 1800
Jetty Village Pharmacy, Coffs Harbour – Phone 02 6652 3087
Ramsay Pharmacy, Coffs Central – Phone 02 6652 3950
CHC Pharmacy, Coffs Harbour – Phone 02 6652 2336
Blooms – The Chemist, Toormina – Phone 02 6653 1444
Blooms – The Chemist, Sawtell – Phone 02 6653 1227
Amcal Pharmacy, Woolgoolga – Phone 02 6654 1893
Cinemas with accessible features
6 Bray Street, Coffs Harbour
Phone 02 5634 4000
Features include: Audio description, Closed caption and Infrared hearing
25 First Avenue, Sawtell
Phone 5621 8101
Features include: Full accessible seating and Wheelchair access
Accessibility Information for Holiday Makers guide
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