Wagga Wagga Health Service

Wagga Wagga Base Hospital, briefly named Wagga Wagga Rural Referral Hospital, is located in the City of Wagga Wagga, the largest inland city of New South Wales, Australia.

The hospital is the largest in the region with 325 beds, providing medical services to the wider Riverina.

Wagga Wagga Health Service provides services including critical care, medical, surgical, paediatric, obstetric, and rehabilitation care. We also provide mental health and community health services.

We work with a team of specialists which include cardiovascular, gastroenterology, renal medicine, obstetrics, orthopaedics, psychiatry and paediatrics. There is also the provision of a full range of allied health and support services such as dental, physiotheraphy, occupational therapy, sexual health and violence prevention and response services.

A specialised Mental Health Recovery Unit provides a large modern and comfortable facility and our community health services are is co-located on the one Wagga Wagga campus.

The Emergency Department is equipped with telehealth cameras to connect the team in Wagga Wagga with other specialists or GPs across the state through the Critical Care Advisory Service, ensuring you get the care you need.

Visitors Information Centre


Local Health District

Murrumbidgee Local Health District

Traditional Owners

The Wiradjuri, Yorta Yorta, Baraba Baraba, Wemba Wemba and Nari Nari peoples

Opening Hours

Visiting Hours: Ward 1: Ortho/Gynae - 11am-1pm, 3pm-8pm.

                         Ward 2: Surgical - 11am-1pm, 3pm-8pm.

                         Ward 3: Medical - 11am-1pm, 3pm-8pm.

Public WiFi

Public wifi was introduced in September 2019. The Wi-Fi system has a free and paid service, with the paid option better for activities requiring faster download speeds such as gaming or Netflix.

AddressDocker St,
Wagga Wagga NSW 2650
Phone(02) 5943 1000
WebsiteVisit Website


Patient/Carer Checklist

Support Contacts

Social Work Department02 5943 1000
Carer Support(02) 5943 1000
Chaplaincy(02) 5943 1000
Volunteer Service(02) 5943 1000
Aboriginal Liaison1800 249 645
Telehealth0467 767 022
R.E.A.C.H1800 904 355
CALD Translation131 450
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