Christmas Updates and Closures

A reminder that Western Victoria PHN will close for the Christmas and New Year break from 12 noon on Thursday 24 December and will recommence operations on Monday 4 January 2021.

We thank everyone for your support and involvement over the course of the year and wish you a safe and happy festive season.

Please see below for information on service updates in your area during the holiday break

Ballarat Goldfields

After Hours GP services

  • Contact the Healthdirect After Hours GP helpline by phoning 1800 022 222.

UFS Ballarat Respiratory Clinic (currently Cnr Merz St & Eleanor Dr, Lucas)*

  • CLOSED: 25 December 2020 (Christmas Day).
  • Open Monday-Friday: 8.30am-5pm, Saturday-Sunday: 9am-1pm. New Year’s Day: 9am-1pm. (Appointment only. Book online via HotDoc.com.au or phone (03) 4311 1571)
  • *From Monday 21 December 2020 this clinic will be located at 15 Errard St North, Ballarat.

HeadtoHelp

  • All PHN HeadtoHelp intake services (via 1800 595 212) will be closed on the public holidays (Friday 25 December, Monday 28 December 2020 and Friday 1 January 2021), in addition to weekends, which is normal practice.

Geelong Otway

After Hours GP services

  • Contact the Healthdirect After Hours GP helpline by phoning 1800 022 222.

Geelong Respiratory Clinic (2-18 Colac Road, Belmont)

  • CLOSED: 24 December 2020 – 3 January 2021.
  • From Monday 14 December, the clinic will operate from 9am – 11am (Appointment only. Book by phoning (03) 5202 9344)

Bellarine Respiratory Clinic (27 Guthridge St, Ocean Grove)

  • CLOSED: on public holidays.
  • Open 8.30am – 12.30pm (appointment only, book online via HotDoc.com.au)

HeadtoHelp

  • All PHN HeadtoHelp intake services (via 1800 595 212) will be closed on the public holidays (Friday 25 December, Monday 28 December 2020 and Friday 1 January 2021), in addition to weekends, which is normal practice.

Great South Coast

After Hours GP services

  • Contact the Healthdirect After Hours GP helpline by phoning 1800 022 222.

Great South Coast Respiratory Clinic (2/120 Lava St, Warrnambool)

  • CLOSED: on public holidays.
  • Open 2pm – 5pm (Appointment only. Book online via HotDoc.com.au or phone 0428 606 397). Please contact the clinic for more information as opening hours may change based on demand.

HeadtoHelp

  • All PHN HeadtoHelp intake services (via 1800 595 212) will be closed on the public holidays (Friday 25 December, Monday 28 December 2020 and Friday 1 January 2021), in addition to weekends, which is normal practice.

Wimmera Grampians

After Hours GP services

  • Contact the Healthdirect After Hours GP helpline by phoning 1800 022 222.

Horsham Respiratory Clinic (148 Baillie St, Horsham)

  • CLOSED: 25 December 2020 – 3 January 2021.
  • Please contact the clinic or refer to HotDoc.com.au for opening hours which may change based on demand.

HeadtoHelp

  • All PHN HeadtoHelp intake services (via 1800 595 212) will be closed on the public holidays (Friday 25 December, Monday 28 December 2020 and Friday 1 January 2021), in addition to weekends, which is normal practice.