How we're doing

  • This page provides data about our performance. The data is updated weekly and provides a snapshot of how many patients have attended the Emergency Department.

    View Emergency Department Performance

  • This page provides a snapshot of people who are scheduled for Elective Surgery. Each patient is given a category to determine when they should have their surgery.

    View Elective Surgery Performance

About Us

Formed in 1998, Barwon Health is one of the largest and most comprehensive regional health services in Australia, providing care at all stages of life and circumstance.


Latest News

McKellar Centre Seniors Festival

Tuesday, 20 September 2016.

You’re invited to the second annual McKellar Centre Seniors Festival! Join staff and residents as we show you the range of residential services, lifestyle activities and state-of-the-art...

University Hospital Geelong extended visiting hours

Friday, 01 July 2016.

From 1 July 2016, visiting hours to general wards on University Hospital Geelong will be extended to 9am - 8pm.

The changes are in response to surveys conducted with patients, families and staf...

Health promotion unit encourages youth to get 'snap happy'

Thursday, 16 June 2016.

The Health Promotion Unit at Barwon Health are encouraging children and young people to go outside and recognise what in nature gives them moments of peace and joy.   People are then aske...

Contact Us

University Hospital Geelong

Bellerine Street (main entrance)
Ryrie Street (emergency entrance)

P.O. Box 281
Geelong VIC 3220

General enquiries: (03) 4215 0000


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Support Us

Barwon Health Foundation

The Barwon Health Hospital Appeal supports the region’s health services by raising money for different areas and priorities within Barwon Health.

Find out how you can get involved here.

Looking for something specific?

  • Careers


    Working at Barwon Health means you will be part of a team providing high quality healthcare services to our communities, with a wide range of opportunities in diverse areas including acute, mental health, aged care, administration and support services.

  • Having a baby?

    Having a baby?

    University Hospital Geelong's maternity ward provides inpatient pregnancy care and postnatal care. During your stay, midwives will provide information and support on how to look after yourself and your baby.

  • Healthy Communities

    Healthy Communities

    Barwon Health is committed to improving our community’s wellbeing through prevention and wellness services tailored to individual and local community needs. Working with community partners, Barwon Health is focused on the health and wellbeing outcomes for the whole community.

Traditional Owners

We, Barwon Health, acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the land, the Wadawurrung people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to the Elders both past and present.