Kimba District Hospital and Aged Care

Contact details


For all emergencies phone 000

Postal address: PO Box 147 Kimba SA 5641


The Kimba Campus is part of the Eyre, Flinders and Far North Health Services. Kimba is a 20 bed health unit serving Kimba and the surrounding rural community. There are 12 beds for patients receiving active medical treatment and eight aged care beds. We also have an 11 bed hostel for clients requiring a low level of care, and eight independent living units.

COVID-19 information and testing

Due to COVID-19, changes to services, visiting hours and visitor access now apply.

For information on the COVID-19 drive-through testing site go to the Kimba COVID-19 home-based testing service page. For general information on COVID-19 see:

Accident and emergency

This is a 24-hour service. When you arrive at the emergency department you will be seen by the duty nurse to collect information and assess your illness or injury.

In a medical emergency, it is important that you do not ‘self present’ to hospital. SA Ambulance Service emergency medical dispatch support officers can provide advanced first-aid advice over the phone while an ambulance is on its way to you.

Kimba has a volunteer ambulance service and access to the Royal Flying Doctor Service.

For information and updates on COVID-19:

Car parking

There is parking onsite, including disabled parking.

Disabled access

The building is wheelchair accessible and there are toilets for people with disability. Please ask at Reception.

Visiting hours

General wards: 2.00 pm to 3.00 pm and 6.00 pm to 7.00 pm.