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Rockhampton Hospital

Rockhampton Hospital
Rockhampton Hospital


Canning Street
Rockhampton QLD 4700


+61 7 4920 6211


+61 7 4920 6335

Office hours

0800 to 1700 - Monday to Friday

Website address

Distance to main referring hospital/s

The Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital 630km


Specialty services

The specialty services available at Rockhampton Hospital are listed; a referral may be required from your treating health professional before an appointment can be made.

Allied health services

Other Rockhampton health services available

Within Rockhampton Hospital grounds the other health services available include:

Other Rockhampton health services available

Within the Rockhampton Region CQ Health Services include:


Care of the Older People and Rehabilitation

Rockhampton Hospital Redevelopment
Rockhampton Hospital Redevelopment

Capital works or recent improvements

The first stage of major redevelopment of Rockhampton Hospital includes the completion of a new Phlebotomy, Medical Library, Medical Records, Geriatric and Rehabilitation Service, Learning and Development Centre, MRI and expansion on Medical Imaging, Patient Transit Lounge, Emergency Department and Acute Assessment Unit, Orthopaedic Outpatients Clinic, Renal Dialysis and Paediatric Units, together with the consolidation of a number of outlying services into the main Hospital complex. These improvements will increase the Hospitals capacity by approximately 30 beds.

Stage 1 redevelopment is due to be completed in early 2013; still to be completed are the Maternity Unit (December, 2012) and the Mortuary (February 2013).

Stage 1B will commence in late 2012 with the construction of four new operating rooms and support areas, three of which are to be operational in late 2013. The Central Sterilising Department will also be expanded and upgraded as part of these works.

Stage 2 entails the construction of a new eight-level building which will house cancer services, medical officers' facilities, two wards, and provision for a future ICU.The building will initially accommodate 70 additional inpatient beds. Completion of the new building is currently programmed for early 2014.

Last Updated: 17 March 2014
Last Reviewed: 17 March 2014