We wish to advise that until further notice there may be minor disruptions to patients and visitors due to building works currently underway. Thank you for your understanding.
From Monday 21st March there have been further changes to our visiting protocols. As patient, staff and VMO safety remains our highest priority, visitors at this time will be limited to a maximum of two visitors per patient per day and must:
- be 5 years and older and having received a minimum of 1 dose of a TGA COVID-19 vaccine
- be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 (has had two doses of a TGA approved COVID-19 vaccine);
- wear a surgical mask upon entry and for the entire time of their visit; and
- scan and register with the Service NSW QR code on display before entry.
Visiting hours will be from 10am to 8pm daily.
Visitors who have a valid medical exemption or are not fully vaccinated must contact the hospital for approval prior to visiting.
We appreciate your understanding and cooperation during this time
Free car parking is available on-site for doctors, patients and visitors.
A regular bus service is available at the main entry of the hospital. Newcastle buses route 106/107 run hourly to and from Newcastle.
Koala Cafe is open from 8am to 2pm Monday - Friday offering tea, coffee and light meals.
There are a variety of accommodation options available in close proximity to the Hospital, and our reception staff will be happy to assist you in any way possible.