Roxby Downs Health Service

Contact details


For all emergencies phone 000Roxby Downs Hospital

Roxby Downs Health Service is part of the Flinders and Uppper North Local Health Network. Our health service is situated approximately 250kms north of Port Augusta.  We have an accident and emergency service and general medical services as well as regular visits by a range of providers of health services.

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

For more information see Flinders and Upper North North LHN response to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

COVID-19 drive-through testing centre

Location: Roxby Downs Hospital, 16-28 Burgoyne Street, Roxby Downs.

Bookings essential: GP referral is required. Bookings can be made by GP/practice nurse/patient. People will be provided with an appointment date and time and are asked to wait in their cars and a nurse will come to them.

For information and updates on COVID-19:

Accident and emergency

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

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.

Car parking

There is limited parking onsite.

Disabled access

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