If you are displaying any COVID-19 symptoms it is important you stay home, test using a Rapid Antigen Test (RAT) and register your positive result with Queensland Health.
Kirwan Health Campus drive-through RAT collection, Townsville
Location: Kirwan Health Campus, 138 Thuringowa Drive (follow all directional signs)
- 9.00am – 1.00pm, Monday to Friday
For community members requiring a RAT at the weekend, kits will continue to be available for purchase from pharmacies and other stores across the community. If you are sick and would like to access a free test outside of hours, isolate at home and collect a kit from the drive-through when it reopens.
This is a collection point for free rapid antigen tests only. PCR tests are not available.
RAT tests are also available for collection from Townsville Health and Hospital Service rural facilities.
PCR tests can be arranged privately through local pathology providers. Please be sure to check their requirements before booking or speak to your GP.
For further advice, contact your doctor or call 13HEALTH (13 43 25 84).
For enquiries about hot spots, border passes, restrictions, testing, vaccination and more, phone: 13 42 68
COVID-19 health information line
If you need information or advice on COVID-19 or COVID vaccines, call the Australian Government's National Coronavirus Helpline on 1800 020 080