Gold Coast University Hospital (GCUH)

Gold Coast University Hospital, located at 1 Hospital Boulevard, Southport is a major teaching and referral hospital and the third largest hospital in Queensland. The Gold Coast University Hospital has one of the busiest emergency departments in the state and also is a trauma referral hospital for northern NSW. The Hospital admits over 60,000 patients annually.

Our facility has:

  • Up to date facilities to train our future health workforce
  • Courtyards, deck spaces and landscaped grounds use by staff, patients and their families
  • Research facilities
  • Multi-storey public car park with 2,200 car spaces.
  • Gold Coast Rapid Transit (light rail) station just outside our hospital
  • Improved privacy and patient safety with more than 70 per cent private rooms.
  • Neighbouring Gold Coast Private Hospital
  • Retail services.

Visitors Information Centre

Local Health District

Queensland Health

Traditional Owners

The Yugambeh people

Opening Hours

GCUH is open 24 hours per day.

Visiting hours are generally between 10am and 8pm but may vary between wards and units. Please phone 1300 744 284 to inquire about visiting hours before you arrive.


RediATM located in the hospital foyer.

Public WiFi


You can connect to this WiFi as soon as you are in range (no password required).

Address1 Hospital Blvd
Southport QLD 4215
Phone1300 744 284
WebsiteVisit Website


Patient/Carer Checklist

Support Contacts

Social Work Department1300 744 284
Carer Support1300 744 284
Chaplaincy1300 744 284
Volunteer Service(07) 5687 3903
Aboriginal Liaison(07) 5687 3049
Telehealth1300 559 083
CALD Translation131 450
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