Testing Clinics

DO NOT go to your GP or the Emergency Department for COVID-19 Testing 

If you have symptoms, have been to an exposure site, or have been requested to get tested by a health service:

  • Only leave your home to get the test.
  • Return home immediately after the test, and stay home until you receive a negative result.
  • If you have a medical emergency call 000

CLICK >> All Victorian testing sites

The Victorian testing sites website also lists:

The Testing Registration Form can help reduce wait times.

CLICK >> Testing Registration Form 

https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/where-get-tested-covid-19


 


Ballarat testing clinics

Pop-up Drive-through clinic

No appointment needed 

Creswick Road Parking Lot  

116 Creswick Road carpark 

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Open from 9.00am to 6.00pm until further notice. 

This clinic will have reduced hours on Sunday 5 December - it will operate from 9.00am to 12.00pm.

If you attend a drive-through clinic, and the line is too long for you, please return home where you are safe, and then attend the clinic at a later date. Or alternatively, please book for a test at UFS Respiratory Clinic.    

Our Rapid Response Testing Team (RRTT) is stood up-or-down in accordance with local testing demand. BHS continues to work with local health care providers to ensure adequate locally testing is available.  


UFS Respiratory Clinic  

Walk-in or by appointment 
Book Online or call 03 4311 1571

https://www.ufs.com.au/coronavirus/covid-19-testing-clinic/

Location                          
Corner of Dana and Doveton Street South, Ballarat


4Cyte Pathology 

No appointment needed - just come in during opening hours

Location
630 Skipton Street, Redan
https://www.4cyte.com.au/Covid19_Location_Redan.php


Daylesford testing clinics

Testing appointments can be made at: 

  • Daylesford: Daylesford Health (17 Hospital Street) on 03 5321 6654 
  • Kyneton: Kyneton Health (7-25 Caroline Chisholm Drive) on 03 5422 9900  

Other Victorian Testing sites

Click here for testing clinics across Victoria     


Call to Test

The Call to Test Service is available to people who are 5 years of age or older and have symptoms of COVID-19 but are unable to leave their home. All callers are screened for eligibility.

To access this service
Call the COVID-19 hotline: 1800 675 398 and select option 9.

Click here for more information on the Call to Test Service, including eligibility requirements.


 

Former testing clinics

The following locations are now permanently closed for COVID-19 testing:

  • Morsehead Park pop-up - closed
  • Ballarat Senior Citizens Centre Little Bridge Street - closed
  • 15 Errard Street - closed
  • Sebastopol Dental Clinic pop-up - closed

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