As part of our response to managing the coronavirus outbreak:

  • From Tuesday 14 July if you are attending any of our facilities you will be required to wear a mask.  You will be supplied with a mask at the entrance if you do not have your own.
  • Visitor restrictions remain in place across Ballarat Health Services sites. Click here for the most recent visitor restrictions.

Please check this site regularly for updates.

COVID-19 Visitor restrictions are currently in place

Contact Us

If you have visitor-related questions please speak with our ward staff before coming on-site.

COVID-19 General Information

The global COVID-19 pandemic is a rapidly evolving situation. 

Regularly check this page for local updates as we continue to implement planned operational changes at Ballarat Health Services.

Visiting Times

Please note, visitor restrictions are currently in place. See above for more information.

General Wards including Paediatrics and Special Care Nursery, Intensive Care and Critical Care Units

2:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Parents and carers are welcome to visit their children in Paediatrics and Special Care Nursery at any time, all other visitors must attend during visiting hours.

Visiting hours for the Intensive and Critical Care Units may be flexible depending on the circumstances. Please speak to our ward staff. 


Maternity (Level 5)

2:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Spouses and partners are welcome to visit at any time during the day. One additional visitor permitted during visiting hours.



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