Port Macquarie Base Hospital (PMBH)

Port Macquarie Base Hospital is a major referral hospital for the Hastings Macleay Network. The hospital provides high level care for the population of Port Macquarie-Hastings and Kempsey LGAs, as well as for those of the Greater Taree and Great Lakes LGAs in Hunter New England LHD.

With 195 beds, it provides the majority of specialist medical and surgical services for the Network. Services Provided at Port Macquarie Base Hospital The hospital includes specialist wards/units for general medicine, surgery, day surgery, planned and emergency theatre service, coronary care, intensive care, obstetrics, paediatrics, 24 hour emergency department, oncology, palliative care, rehabilitation, stroke, acute renal dialysis, high dependency and mental health and an extensive range of outpatient clinics.

Allied health services, including occupational therapy, speech pathology, social work, physiotherapy, dietetics, radiology, pathology, and pharmacy, are an integral part of the organisation and contribute to the high level of patient care .

Visitors Information Centre


Local Health District

Mid North Coast Local Health District

Traditional Owners

The Birpai People.

Opening Hours

Visiting Hours:

The Mid North Coast Local Health District acknowledges that the wellbeing and safety of patients is enhanced by support from family, carers and close friends.

All MNCLHD facilities now have flexible visiting times based on individual patient needs. However, it is important that patients are able to have adequate rest, if you wish to visit between the hours of 8pm and 7am it would be appreciated if you consult with nursing staff prior to visiting.

General Visitor Hours are 10:00am - 1:00pm 7 days and 3:00pm - 8:00pm 7 days a week.  A rest period occurs between 1-3 pm


Coastline Credit Union (CCU) provides an ATM on site at the hospital for use by patients, staff and visitors. The ATM accepts most card types and is located on Level 2 adjacent to the Coffee Shop.

AddressWrights Road
Port Macquarie NSW 2444
Phone02 5524 2000
Fax02 5524 2004
WebsiteVisit Website


Patient/Carer Checklist

Support Contacts

Social Work Department02 5524 2000
Carer Support02 5524 2000
Chaplaincy02 5524 2000
Volunteer Service02 5524 2000
Aboriginal Liaison 02 6589 2100
Telehealth02 5524 2000
CALD Translation02 5524 2000
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