West Coast District Hospital at Queenstown

West Coast District Hospital at Queenstown

Hospitals closed to visitors

All hospitals in Tasmania have been closed to visitors.

There will be exemptions for:

  • A person providing support to a patient for the birth of a child
  • A parent or guardian visiting a dependent child or adult who is a patient
  • A Guardian of a patient
  • Visitors of patients receiving end of life care
  • A person to provide assistance to a patient, if the patient requires physical assistance, assistance with communication or comprehension or assistance with any legal or administrative requirements

Even if visitors meet the criteria for an exemption, they still need to be considered well to be permitted to visit and should not visit if they have a cough, sore throat, fever or other symptoms of acute respiratory infection. In addition, visitors must not have been a recent close contact of someone with COVID-19, or someone who is suspected of having COVID-19, or anyone who has returned from interstate or overseas in the last 14 days.

The West Coast Hospital provides Queenstown and surrounding communities with access to quality health services including Accident and Emergency, an Aged Care Residential facility and Visiting Services such as Radiology, Diabetic Clinic, Physiotherapy and Podiatry. A range of community services are also provided from the hospital including Community Nursing, Home Help/Personal Care and Home Maintenance.

Residential Aged Care Prices and Key Features Information

Service Location Details


Orr Street
7467

Site Access Details

Disabled Access; Onsite Parking; Disabled Toilet

Emergency Contact Details

Dial '000' for emergency services

Opening Hours

The hospital operates 24 hours a day, 7 days per week.
Other services located within the hospital operate Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm.

General Phone Number

(03) 6495 1550