Visitor Information

In a life-threatening situation you are advised to dial 000 for an ambulance.
Castlemaine Health does not have a resident medical officer. With the assistance of a voluntary roster of general practitioners, emergency care and medical assistance is provided when urgently required. For urgent medical assistance when your usual medical clinic is closed, you may come to the Urgent Care Centre entrance at Castlemaine Health.

For non urgent matters, you are advised to contact your own doctor. If your doctor is not available, the Primary Care Clinic in Bendigo (phone 5441 8622) may be able to accommodate you.

There is no ATM facility at Castlemaine Health.

Our Cafe is located in the south wing on level 3.  The Cafe is open Monday to Friday from 8.00am to 3.30pm and from 10.00am – 2.00pm on Saturday and Sunday.  Visitors can purchase a cup of tea or coffee, snacks or a meal.

Meals or snacks may be purchased from the vending machines after hours and on weekends.

Due to the risk of infection no potted plants are permitted in patients wards.

Short term/drop off or pick up parking is available at the main hospital entrance.  Long term parking is available opposite the main entrance on Odgers Road.

Smoking is not permitted in or on the grounds at Castlemaine Health.

Visitors can access toilet facilities on all floors.

Wheelchair access toilets are available on all floors

Visiting hours are from 2.00pm to 8.00pm.

There are no accommodation facilities on site, however there is a caravan park near the health service with cabin accommodation.


We are located at 142 Cornish Street, Castlemaine. Phone (03) 5471 1555.