Ayr Health Service
The Ayr Health Service is a 28-bed facility located in the township of Ayr, in North Queensland. The Ayr Health Service offers general medical, surgical and obstetric services to Ayr, Home Hill and the broader Burdekin Shire.
What care is provided?
- Emergency department
- General acute medical care
- Surgical services
- Obstetric services
- Occupational therapy
- Medical imaging
- Oral health
- Speech therapy
- Social worker
- Pharmaceutical services
- Community mental health service
- Paediatric (Child health)
- Child, adolescent and family health service
- Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health service
- School-based youth health
- Chronic diseases
- Mobile BreastScreen service
- Discharge liaison
Patients may also be eligible for reimbursement of costs incurred when travelling to a different facility for care. You can find more information about the Patient Travel Subsidy Scheme here.
Free on-site parking is available.
In an emergency you should always call 000.
For non-urgent health advice call 13 HEALTH (13 43 25 84)
2 Chippendale Street
Ayr, QLD 4807
PO Box 971
Ayr, QLD, 4807
Ph: (07) 4783 0855
All Townsville HHS facilities are smoke-free zones. The Queensland Government has banned smoking in all Queensland hospitals, healthcare and residential aged care facilities and from five metres beyond their boundaries.
You cannot visit if you have been diagnosed with COVID-19.
Visitors to our hospitals no longer need to be vaccinated against COVID-19 or check-in on arrival. Masks are still required so, please remember to bring your mask when visiting our facilities.
Visitor restrictions are still in place for COVID-positive patients. There are also some restrictions in place for international arrivals, COVID-19 positive people, and close contacts. Our aged care residents are some of our most vulnerable community members and the visitor restrictions continue for those facilities and disability accommodation services.
Some critical care areas may have specific restrictions, including limiting visitor numbers.
More information can be found here.