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 North Coast Public Health Unit (NCPHU) is responsible for delivering public health services and responding to emerging public health issues across the Northern NSW and Mid North Coast Local Health Districts.  The NCPHU also includes HARP – HIV and Related Programs.

NSW Public Health Access Line:

Phone: 1300 066 055 (business hours)

After hours, please call:

Communicable Diseases:
0439 882 752 


Environmental Health:
0428 882 805