Lajamanu is located approximately 560km south west of Katherine, and 115km south of Kalkarindji on an unsealed road. The health centre is staffed by a health centre coordinator, a permanent doctor, remote area nurses and support workers. It is regularly visited by specialist services and various KWHB program staff.

The centre services a population of approximately 800 people.


Phone the Lajamanu Health Centre: (08) 8975 1500
Fax: (08) 8975 0903

Health Centre Opening Hours

Monday to Thursday: 8:30am – 4:00pm
Friday: 1:00pm – 4:00pm

Visit the Bushtel community profile for Lajamanu.

Important information for patients

  • Patients are bulk-billed with a current medicare card.
  • Patient health information/electronic medical record is held at an off-site interstate location, and managed as per current health care privacy guidelines.
  • If you would like to leave feedback, or a have a complaint about the health service, please see your local community board member, discuss with Health Centre Coordinator, or complete the feedback form found in the waiting room.