Port Augusta, Roxby Downs, Woomera Health Advisory Council

A major role of the Port Augusta, Roxby Downs and Woomera Health Advisory Council (HAC) is to relay ideas and views from the community to the local Health Service.


The Port Augusta, Roxby Downs and Woomera Health Advisory Council can include:

  • Up to 9 community members
  • A local member of Parliament or his or her nominee
  • A medical practitioner member
  • A worker from the regional local health network

Annual General Meeting 

Date: 2 November 2023

Time: 5.15 pm

Location: At the Port Augusta Hospital, Administration Building, Level 3 Large Meeting Room

Guest speaker:  Angela McLachlan, Executive Director of Nursing and Midwifery presenting about FUNLHN recruitment strategies. 

There are vacancies for Community Representative and Aboriginal Resident Representative position on the Health Advisory Council.

To apply please send your nomination form to: Lisa Taylor, Director of Governance and Performance, at the
Flinders and Upper North Local Health Network, 71 Hospital Road, Port Augusta SA 5700.

A light supper will also be provided.

For more information or to confirm your attendance, please contact Joylene on (08) 8668 7715 or via email at Joylene.noll@sa.gov.au.



Current HAC members

  • Presiding Member - Ann Screen
  • Local Member of Parliament - Ros McRae
  • Medical Practitioner Representative - vacant
  • Staff Representative - Carol Brown
  • Community representatives: 
    • Alison Smoker
    • Ann Screen
    • Ann O'Reilly
    • Dahlia Enoch
    • Kerry Orr
    • Melodie Watts
    • William Cole


Ann Screen
Port Augusta, Roxby Downs and Woomera Health Advisory Council Inc.
C/- Port Augusta Hospital
71 Hospital Road
Port Augusta SA 5700