In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)

In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)
ACT Public Hospitals

Canberra Hospital

5124 0000

Calvary Hospital

6201 6111

Mental Health

Call Mental Health Triage on

1800 629 354

(free call except from mobiles or public phones) or

6205 1065

Poisons Hotline

For a poison emergency in Australia call


Drug and Alcohol Help Line

The Drug and Alcohol Help Line is available 24-hours, 7 days a week on

5124 9977

Health Protection Service

For after hours urgent public health matters including environmental health, radiation safety, food poisoning and communicable disease management phone:

(02) 6205 1700


24 hour health advice

1800 022 222

ACT State Emergency Service

Emergency help
during flood or storms

132 500

Women’s Health Week

Canberra celebrates Spoke Up! for women’s health in the first week of September each year during Women’s Health Week (WHW)

Women make more short trips within their local area than men, but half as many cycle.

Riding a bike is a great way to get where you are going at the same time as getting some exercise, reducing your emissions and connecting with your community.

The aim of Spoke Up! is to:

View our program of activities for 2019. We invite everyone in the community to get involved.

Think about hosting an activity whether that is a ride with your neighbour, an information session in your workplace or a Canberra wide event. Let us know and we will include details in our program