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

Carriage of goods

All passengers are responsible for the safe carriage and storage of their own goods when travelling with Transport Canberra. For safety reasons the Transport Canberra staff are not able to assist with the carriage, loading or removal of goods on or off the vehicle, including bikes on racks.

Transport Officers or Drivers may:

Prohibited items

Please don’t bring dangerous or prohibited goods including:

Goods must:

Transport Canberra is not liable for any damage, wear or tear, loss or theft that occurs to goods brought onto a transport service

See our service policies for more information about carrying items, including bikes, on buses.