Visiting Times

Visiting Times

Bendigo Health’s daily visiting hours are 3-7pm. All visitors are welcome, including children under the age of 16.

Two visitors are allowed per patient per day. Each visitor can stay for one hour only.

Visitors may bring flowers into the hospital and must book their visit in advance with the specific ward.

Special consideration visits will be at the discretion of the relevant Nurse Unit Manager.

All visitors must wear a mask and will be screened on entry.

Specialist areas such as the Intensive Care Unit, Mental Health, Palliative Care Unit and the Emergency Department will have further specific guidelines for their areas and will be directed by the Nurse Unit Manager.

Ward 6C visiting period is from 12-4pm.

Women’s and Children’s Services have the following visitor limits:

  • Women’s Health clinic - one person per client
  • Birthing Suite - two support persons
  • Women’s Ward - partners and up to two visitors
  • Special Care Nursery - parents only
  • Children’s Ward - parents and two visitors

Take away food is not permitted. Sealed food and drink packages can be delivered to the atrium staff via family members only.

Residential Care

Visitors to our residential care facilities are encouraged to use the visitor pods, garden visits or electronic communication options in the first instance. Face-to-face visits can be arranged with the relevant Nurse Unit Manager, with residents allowed one visitor per day for up to two hours.

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100 Barnard Street, Bendigo, VIC, 3550


03 5454 6000


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