Visitor Information

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Main Reception

The main hospital reception is attended seven days a week between the hours of 7.30am and 8.00pm

Tel: 03 5150 3333

Visiting hours and regulations are currently restricted during Victoria’s COVID-19 response.

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We kindly ask that all visitors and family observe any rest time signage that may be on display and we encourage you to enquire at the nurse’s station at any time if you need information regarding visiting.

Operating Hours, Monday-Friday (except public holidays)

  • Allied Health – 8.15 a.m – 4.30 p.m
  • X-Ray – 8 a.m – 6 p.m
  • Consulting Rooms – 8.30 a.m – 5 p.m
  • Dental – 8.15 a.m – 4.30 p.m
  • Community Health – 8 a.m – 4.30 p.m
  • Pathology – 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Patient / Visitor Car Parking

Car parking is located in close proximity to the hospital:

  • Day Street
  • Off Victoria Street
  • Off McKean Street

Limited parking is designated for outpatients and visiting consultant’s patients in the McKean Street car park. Please observe the signs.

Parking is NOT PERMITTED outside the main hospital entrance however short stay drop off bays are available and are restricted to a maximum of five minutes.


Please observe all no smoking, safety and mobile phone signage. Please note that as of 1st January 2009, smoking is strictly prohibited on all BRHS grounds including community health and dental.

After Hours Access

To contact the wards after hours, please phone 03 5150 3333 and dial the following appropriate extension:

  • Tambo Ward, ext 351
  • Surgical Services/Theatre, ext 436
  • Flanagan Rehab Ward, ext 315
  • Rotamah Ward, ext 306

Food and Refreshments

Visitors that have been properly screened on entry can now purchase takeaway food and coffee from the BRHS Dining Area.

Takeaway food and drinks will be available from the cafeteria between 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. 

Coffee, tea and treats are available from Little Miss Beanz coffee cart from 6:45 a.m. – 3 p.m.

The Kiosk, selling drinks, snacks, small gifts and other items is open Monday to Friday 11 am – 3 pm., and Saturday and Sunday 11 am – 1:30 pm.