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Defence Health

Regional Health Services

Northern NSW(JHU-NNSW)


Penguin Health Centre (PGNHC)

About PGNHC

Penguin Health Centre is located on HMAS Penguin at Mosman in Sydney, and also conducts the Submarine Underwater Medicine Unit (SUMU) and Waterhen Clinic.

Services Offered

Penguin Health Centre provides the following services:

  • Routine Medicals;
  • Vaccinations;
  • Physiotherapy;
  • Sick Parade;
  • Specialist Bookings; and
  • Pathology.

Contact Us
Contact Number
Emergencies 000
Reception 02 9647 5320
Physiotherapy 02 9647 5526
Penguin SUMU 02 9647 5572
Waterhen Clinic (Waverton) 02 9926 2144
After Hours 1800 IM SICK
Hours of Operation
Area Days Hours
Standard Hours Monday - Thursday 0740-1600
Standard Hours Friday 0740-1300
Pharmacy Monday - Friday Open Standard Hours
Pharmacy Monday - Thursday Closed 1230-1300

Richmond Health Centre (RICHC)

About RICHC

Richmond Health Centre is located on Percival St at RAAF Base Richmond, west of Sydney.

Services Offered

Richmond Health Centre offers the following services:

  • Inpatients;
  • Sick Parade;
  • Trade Tests;
  • Promotion Courses;
  • Dressings;
  • Pre- Deployment Checks;
  • Cryo Clinic (by appointment only);
  • Inoculation Parade;
  • Health Promotion;
  • Periodic Health Examinations (PHE) and Comprehensive Health Examinations (CPHE);
  • Post Deployment Medicals;
  • Specialist Aircrew; and
  • Fuel Tank Entry.

Contact Us
Contact Number
Emergencies 000
General Enquiries & Appointments 02 4587 1850
Physiotherapy 02 4587 3045
Pharmacy 02 4587 3064
Dental Reception 02 4587 3012
Glenbrook Clinic 02 4587 1850
After Hours 1800 IM SICK
Hours of Operation
Area Days Hours
Emergencies & Airfield Response Monday - Thursday 0730-1630
Emergencies & Airfield Response Friday 0730-1430
Front Counter & Enquiries Monday - Thursday 0800-1200 & 1300-1630
Front Counter & Enquiries Friday 0800-1200 & 1300-1400
Specialist Clinic Phone Enquiries Monday - Thursday 0800-1200 & 1300-1600
Sick Parade (No Appointment Required) Monday - Thursday 0730-0930 & 1500-1600
Sick Parade (No Appointment Required) Friday 0730-0930
Pharmacy Monday - Thursday 0800-1200 & 1300-1600
Pharmacy Friday 0800-1200
Audio Bookings (By Appointment) Monday - Thursday 0730-0930
Medical Officer (MO) Appointments (Appointments via the medical orderly room)
Cryo Clinic (Appointments Only) Wednesday 1330-1430
Immunization Including Allergy Treatments (Appointments Only) Monday - Thursday 1000-1200 & 1300-1500
Immunization Including Allergy Treatments (Appointments Only) Friday 1000-1200
TST (Booked Appointment Only)
Pathology Monday - Friday 0730-0930
Pre-Deployment, Driver Training Sign Offs (Appointments Only) Monday - Thursday 1000-1200 & 1300-1500
Pre-Deployment, Driver Training Sign Offs (Appointments Only) Friday 1000-1200
Health Promotions Program (HPP) (Appointments are required for all Medicals) Monday - Thursday 0745-1130
Dental Sick Parade Monday - Friday 0730-0830
Dental Opening Hours Monday - Thursday 0730-1630
Dental Opening Hours Friday 0730-1400
All other dental treatment via appointment

Singleton Health Centre (SINGHC)

About SINGHC

Singleton Health Centre is located in the Singleton Military Area, north-west of Newcastle.

Services Offered

Singleton Health Centre provides the following services:

  • Sick Parade;
  • Co-ordination of Specialist Appointments;
  • Vaccinations;
  • Pre-Deployment Medicals;
  • Hearing Tests;
  • Pharmacy;
  • Medical Boards;
  • Health Promotion;
  • Emergency Care;
  • Physiotherapy services;
  • Psychology;
  • Clinical Psychology; and
  • Dental Services.

Contact Us
Contact Number
Emergencies 000
Medical Reception 02 6575 0483
Dental 02 6575 0475
Physiotherapy 02 6575 0038
Psychology 02 6575 0543
After Hours 1800 IM SICK
Hours of Operation
Area Days Hours
Standard Hours Monday - Friday 0730-1600
Sick Parade – Medical Monday - Friday 0730-1000
Sick Parade – Dental Monday - Friday 0800-0900

Williamtown Health Centre (WLMHC)

About WLMHC

The Williamtown Health Centre is located on RAAF Base Williamtown, north of Newcastle.

Services Offered

Williamtown Health Centre provides the following services:

  • Sick Parade;
  • Immunisations;
  • Specialist Appointments;
  • Health Promotion Program;
  • Outpatients;
  • Physiotherapy;
  • Medical Imaging;
  • Psychology;
  • Well Women's Clinic;
  • Pharmaceutical Services; and
  • Audiometry.

Contact Us
Contact Number
Emergencies 000
General Enquiries 02 4034 7407
Specialist Clerk 02 4034 7420
Physiotherapy 02 4034 7423
Pharmacy 02 4034 7353
Psychology 02 4034 7404
Tamworth Clinic (Tue-Wed) 02 6767 2367
After Hours 1800 IM SICK
Hours of Operation
Area Days Hours
Hours of Operation Monday - Thursday 0730-1630
Hours of Operation Friday 0730-1430
Sick Parade Monday - Friday 0730-0900
Sick Parade B-Shift Members Only 1530-1630
Immunisation Parade Monday - Thursday 1300-1500
Immunisation Parade Friday (Aircrew) 1300-1400
Specialist Appointments Monday - Thursday 0900-1200 & 1300-1500
Specialist Appointments Friday 0900-1200
Outpatients Monday - Thursday 0730-1630
Outpatients Friday 0730-1430
Treatments Monday - Friday 1030-1200
Licence Medicals Monday - Friday 1030-1200
Pre-deployment Medicals Monday - Friday 1030-1200
Pre-flight Medicals Monday - Thursday 1030-1200
Pre-flight Medicals Friday 1030-1130
Physio Monday - Thursday 0700-1630
Physio Friday 0700-1400
Well Women's Clinic Wednesday 1300-1600
Pharmacy Monday - Thursday 0730-1200 & 1300-1630
Pharmacy Friday 0730-1200 & 1300-1430
Audiometry Monday - Friday 0730-1000
Health Promotion Monday - Thursday 0730-1630
Health Promotion Friday 0730-1400