Canberra Hospital Campus

Canberra Hospital

Welcome to Canberra Hospital and Health Services.

Coming to hospital can be a worrying time for many people. We will do our best to ensure your stay is as comfortable as possible, and we're committed to providing high quality, patient-centred care.

Canberra Hospital is the region’s major public hospital, providing specialist and acute care to more than 500,000 people.

A comprehensive range of services is also delivered from the Canberra Hospital campus, including acute inpatient and day services, outpatient services, women's and children's services, paediatrics and pathology services.

Visiting hours

Our visiting hours are from 6am to 9pm daily.

Address

Canberra Hospital, 

Yamba Drive,

GARRAN ACT 2605

Postal

PO Box 11

WODEN ACT 2606

Telephone 

Phone our switchboard 24 hours a day, seven days a week: +61 (2) 6244 2222

Wi-Fi at Canberra Hospital

Free Wi-Fi is available at many locations across Canberra Hospital so that patients and visitors can browse the internet and keep up to date with e-mails. This free service can be accessed from any Wi-Fi enabled personal device, such as a laptop or a smartphone.

Service levels are designed primarily for browsing the internet and accessing e-mails. All internet access will be filtered for appropriateness and is capped at up to 2 megabytes per second, per device.

Accessing Wi-Fi on your personal device

To access this free service, go to the Wi-Fi settings on your device and select the “ACT Public Health Internet” network and then follow the prompts on your device’s screen.

For iOS:

  • Go to the Settings icon on your home screen
  • Tap the Wi-Fi setting and ensure Wi-Fi is turned on
  • Under CHOOSE A NETWORK, tap ACT Public Health Internet
  • Please read the Conditions of Use when prompted and tap Accept at the bottom of the page
  • A page confirming a successful login should appear
  • Your device is now connected to Canberra Hospital Wi-Fi

For Android:

  • Go to the Apps icon on your home screen and select Settings
  • Tap the Wi-Fi setting then Scan For Networks
  • Select ACT Public Health Internet from the list of networks
  • Please read the Conditions of Use when prompted and tap Accept at the bottom of the page
  • A page confirming a successful login should appear
  • Your device is now connected to Canberra Hospital Wi-Fi
  • For assistance, please contact ACT Health on 02 6207 8999.