The Suburb of Barrack Heights

Barrack Heights is bounded by Lake Entrance Road, The Kingsway, Ulster Avenue and Shellharbour Road in the north; the Little Lake in the east; Shellharbour Road and the northern boundary of Blackbutt Forest Reserve in the south; and Wattle Road in the west.

Barrack Heights boasts a high amount of health care for Shellharbour with health being its second-highest area of employment. Shellharbour Private Hospital is also located in Barrack Heights, creating a central hub with Captain Cook Drive shops, Barrack Heights Public School and Jock Brown Oval.

Barrack Heights is mostly known for its suburban streets and family-friendly lifestyle. There are a number of households that come from diverse cultural backgrounds and speak languages other than English or that include people born overseas.


Population of Barrack Heights 5,738

Age groups

Age groups of Barrack Heights


Employment of Barrack Heights


Households of Barrack Heights

Level of Advantage or Disadvantage

Households of Barrack Heights


Health of Barrack Heights

Crime and Safety

Crime and Safety of Barrack Heights

Diversity, Inclusion and Development

Diversity, inclusion and development in Barrack Heights

* For reference details see attached document