Access to health care when the practice is closed can be via several avenues.

Emergency Medical Care

If related to possible heart attack, stroke, significant trauma, or any obstetric related matters may be best dealt with by Ambulance Tasmania – Phone 000

After Hours

For advice on medical care and if needed to access doctors working through GP Assist, please contact HealthDirect on 1800 022 222

Primary Health Tasmania

Provide online and an up-to-date database of medical practices, pharmacies and other health providers which are open afterhours at:

After Hours Emergency Mental Health

Beyond Blue on 1300 224 636 or by visiting

Lifeline on 131 114 or by visiting