Timber Creek is located approximately 300km west of Katherine along the Victoria Highway. The township is a service centre for several Aboriginal communities and outstations. It also attracts tourists travelling between Katherine and the Western Australian border. The health centre is staffed by a health centre coordinator, doctor, remote area nurses and support staff. It is regularly visited by specialist services and various KWHB program staff.
The centre services a resident population of approximately 500 people in the Timber Creek region including nearby outstations.
Phone the Timber Creek Health Centre: (08) 8975 0727
Fax: (08) 8975 0748
Health Centre Opening Hours
Monday to Thursday: 8:30am – 4:00pm
Friday: 1:00pm – 4:00pm
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.