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Townsville Sexual Health Services 

Street address
35 Gregory Street
North Ward Q 4810

Postal address
PO Box 5224
Townsville MC QLD 4810
Telephone: +61 7 4433 9600 - ask for Sexual Health
Facsimile: +61 7 4433 9641
Email Townsville Sexual Health: TSV-SHS-Triage@health.qld.gov.au

Clinic hours
Monday: 8am-7pm 
Tuesday 8am-12pm 
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: 8am-4.30pm daily
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

Satellite Clinics
Kirwan (Wed/Thur) - bookings via triage nurse

Appointments / referrals

Services provided

Comprehensive sexual and reproductive health services including management of:

Costs/charges

There are no charges.  A Medicare card is not essential but preferred and is used for bulk-billing purposes - ask about our privacy and confidentiality policy if required. Referrals should be to Dr Arun Menon

Geographical coverage

Townsville district.

Staff

Clinical Director:  Dr Arun Menon
Nurse Unit Manager:  Rose Gordon
Nurse Practitioner:  Penny Kenchington
HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Coordinator:  Angela Cooper

Other staff include Psychologist, Indigenous Sexual Health Registrar, Specialist Sexual Health Nurses, Contact Tracing Support Officer, Public Health Nurse, Indigenous Health Workers, Interns and visiting specialists from Endocrinology and Infectious Diseases.

Notes/comments

Useful links

  • Non judgemental, friendly staff
  • STI treatment given free of charge
  • Free condoms, lube and dams
  • Extensive range of information on sexual health matters available
  • Bulk billed pathology service
  • Access to Needle and Syringe Program
  • 24 hour sharps bin on site


Last Updated: 31 October 2016
Last Reviewed: 31 October 2016