Visitor information

We understand how important visitors are for the wellbeing of our patients and we warmly welcome all visitors.


Staying in touch with loved ones isn’t limited to visiting hours with our hospital WiFi. Both patients and visitors can enjoy free internet access.

To access the hospital WiFi:

  • connect to the “Guest” wireless network
  • enter your details and accept terms and conditions
  • click the “Hotspot Login” button.

Visitors in rooms

You are very welcome to visit your loved ones during visiting hours. 

We request that you plan your visits around meal and rest times, to help our patients with their recovery.

Please make sure children are supervised at all times.

Visiting hours

Medical and surgical units

10.00am to 1.00pm
3.00pm to 8.00pm

Our patient rest period is between 1.00 and 3.00pm.

Maternity unit

3.0pm to 5.00pm
6.30pm to 8.00pm

Partners are able to visit at any time and may stay overnight.  Please talk to your nursing caregiver for more information, as there are fees charged for overnight boarding that may not be covered by your health fund.

Critical care unit

9.00am to 1.00pm
3.00pm to 8.00pm

Our patient rest period is between 1.00pm to 3.00pm.

Access to the hospital

Access to the front reception of the main hospital is on Myers Street.


Parking is available onsite in our underground car park at $2.00 per hour.

Street parking is also available on Myers Street, Little Myers Street, Gheringhap Street and Moorabool Street.  Please check the signs for parking fees.

Smoke free grounds

Your health and wellbeing is our priority.

St John of God Geelong Hospital is smoke-free zone and smoking is not permitted in any building, outdoor area or vehicle within the boundary of our site.