In an emergency, always call triple zero (000). It’s a free call from any phone, mobile or phone box.

For other urgent medical issues, go to an Emergency Department.

Our Emergency Departments are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week:

The BreastScreen programme in Northern NSW Local Health District offers free screening mammogram appointments all year round, at our permanent clinics located in Tweed Heads and Lismore.

In addition to the permanent clinics, BreastScreen operates a Mobile Unit which visits smaller towns in the region on an annual basis.

Please refer to the BreastScreen NSW website to find out when the mobile unit is scheduled to visit a town near you.

All women over 40 are eligible and women aged 50 to 74 are particularly encouraged to attend for 2 yearly mammograms.

Hours: Monday to Thursday (and some Friday Saturdays) 7.50am to 4.50pm

Contact: Appointments can be made by calling 13 20 50 or book online


Lismore BreastScreen Clinic
29 Uralba Street
Lismore NSW 2480

Tweed Heads BreastScreen Clinic
Powell Street
Tweed Heads NSW 2485