At St John of God Ballarat Hospital we have a huge range of facilities and services to make your stay with us as comfortable as possible.

St John of God Ballarat Hospital cafe


A cafe is located on the ground floor and offers a variety of fresh foods and barista coffee.

Opening hours:

  • Monday to Friday, 8.00am to 4.00pm
  • Saturday, 9.30am to 2.00pm
  • Sunday, 9.30am to 1.30pm
  • Public holidays, 9.30am to 2.00pm

Patient menu

We take nutrition very seriously and pride ourselves in our restaurant style menu, which features a delicious selection of meals and snacks which have been carefully designed in conjunction with chefs and dieticians.


The Chapel of the Visitation is a peaceful space situated on the ground floor and is open 24 hours a day.

Gift shop

A gift shop is operated by the hospital’s Auxiliary and offers a wide variety of local and imported merchandise.

Opening hours:

Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 5.00pm.

Mobile kiosk and library

Our volunteers offer a regular mobile kiosk and library service with magazines and books.

Onsite external service providers

We have a range of other services onsite or nearby which are run by external providers. 

Ballarat Cardiology

Located at Bailey’s Mansion, out the front of our hospital.

Tel: 03 5329 2111


Lake Imaging offers a comprehensive range of imaging services on the ground floor of our hospital.

Opening hours: 

  • Monday to Friday, 8.00am to 06.00pm
  • Saturday, 9.30am to 12.30pm

Tel: 03 5304 9000


Radiotherapy is available 500m away at the Ballarat Regional Integrated Cancer Centre.

Tel: 03 5320 8600