Tamworth Rural Referral Hospital (TRRH)

Tamworth Rural Referral Hospital is the largest health facility in NSW outside the Sydney-Wollongong-Newcastle metropolitan areas. It currently employs both full-time and part-time staff, many volunteers and serves most of northwest New South Wales as well as the local community. Specialist medical staff provides a full range of medical, diagnostic and surgical services.

Tamworth Rural Referral Hospital has a 24-hour emergency department, high level surgical and medical services, including a diagnostic and interventional cardiac catheterization laboratory, intensive care, coronary care, rehabilitation services (including brain injury), Diabetes Centre, mental health unit, renal services, paediatrics, maternity, oncology, radiology and pathology.

The 24 hour Emergency Department is the busiest non-metro ED in NSW with approximately 45,000 presentations per annum (25% admitted and 27% paediatric) and it provides a tertiary referral service for patients from the entire New England / Northwest geographical area.

Visitors Information Centre


Local Health District

Hunter New England Local Health District

Traditional Owners

The Gomeroi / Kamilaroi / Gamilaraay People

Opening Hours

General visiting hours - 11:00am - 8:30pm.

With the exception of the following rest periods: ICU - 2:00pm - 4:00pm and Ward 9 (Maternity) - 1:00pm - 3:00pm


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AddressDean St,
Tamworth NSW 2340
Phone02 6767 7700
Fax02 6766 1027
WebsiteVisit Website


Patient/Carer Checklist

Support Contacts

Social Work Department02 6767 8100
Carer Support02 6767 7700
Chaplaincy02 6767 7700
Volunteer Service02 6767 7700
Aboriginal Liaison02 6767 7700
Telehealth02 6767 7700
R.E.A.C.H02 6767 7700
CALD TranslationHealthcare Interpreter Service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call (02) 4924 6285 during business hours or (02) 4921 3000 for after-hours support
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