Consultations are normally by appointment, which can be made by phoning 07 4126 1635 or by attending the surgery at 3 Ashby Lane, Childers.
Urgent problems will always be dealt with promptly. If you need more time with the Doctor please tell the receptionist when you make your appointment so extra time can be allocated.

Childers Doctors Surgery is a fully bulk-billing practice. 

Surgery Hours

Monday to Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm
Closed Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays

After Hours: 

Doctors from our practice are on 24 hour on call. After hours they may be contacted via Childers Hospital on

07 4192 1133. In emergencies please call 000


Doctors from our practice have admitting rights to Childers Hospital for both public and private patients.

House Calls:

Home visits are available for regular patients who are too sick to attend the surgery. Routine house calls are possible with prior arrangements. A weekly clinic is held for residents of Forest View Hostel and these appointments can be made through Forest View staff.


Childers Doctors Surgery is a fully bulk-billing practice. Please ensure that you bring your current Medicare, Centrelink or Veterans’ Affairs card with you on each visit. Patients without medicare cards will be privately billed.

Our Doctor and Nurses:

GPA Accredited Medical Practice

The Childers Doctors Surgery has met the standards set by GPA and is a fully accredited Medical Practice. This shows that our health care is of high quality and is in keeping with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP)


What is General Practice Accreditation?

General practice accreditation was established to promote a culture of quality and safety in Australian general practices. General practices are assessed for accreditation against the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) Standards for General Practices (5th edition). Achieving accreditation shows patients that your practice is serious about providing high quality, safe and effective care to standards of excellence determined by the general practice profession.