Visiting the hospital

Visiting Hours and Patient Rest Periods

Visitor Access after 6:00pm

Visiting Hours and Patient Rest Periods

The love and support of family and friends is important to the recuperation of our patients and the best way to do this is by visiting your friend or loved one. In doing so, we kindly ask for you to consider the recovery of other patients and visit during the following hours:

Ward Visiting Times Restrictions
Ward 2 10am – 1pm
3pm – 8pm
Rest period between 1pm – 3pm.
A limit of up to four (4) visitors at one time is recommended.
Ward 3
Ward 4 10am – 8pm A limit of up to four (4) visitors at one time is recommended.
High Dependency Unit 10am – 1pm
3pm – 8pm
Rest period between 1pm – 3pm.
Family members only.
Two (2) visitors allowed at a time.
No flowers permitted.
Palliative Care Unrestricted Visitations unrestricted except if patients are being attended to and to the personal choice of the patient and/or family.

In the best interests of our patients, visiting times may vary and are at the discretion of the nursing staff on duty. If you would like to check if visitation is appropriate or if you are unable to visit during the above times, please contact the patient’s nurse by phoning 02 6627 9600.

Children under 12 years of age must be supervised by an adult at all times.

To assist with the reduced risk of transferring infections all visitors are strongly urged to:

  • wash their hands before and after their visit,
  • delay your visit to the Hospital if you have:
    • flu-like symptoms,
    • are suffering from an active infection, and/or
    • have recently been in contact with someone who has an infection or has been exposed to infection.

Visitor access after 6:00pm

To ensure the security of our patients, visitors and staff, access to the Hospital after 6:00pm is through the main entrance at Dalley Street ONLY. ALL other access doors are locked at 6:00pm. After 6:00pm visitors are to use the intercom system located at the main entrance at Dalley Street to request access.