Visitor information


Due to state safety restrictions, information on this page may be subject to change. Please see our COVID-19 information for the latest details and how you may be affected.

st john of john Murdoch hospital main entrance

Visiting hours

St John of God Murdoch Hospital

Our visiting hours are from 3.00pm to 8.00pm daily. 

St Mary's ward (maternity)

3.00pm to 8.00pm.

Patient rest period is between 1.30pm and 3.00pm.

Murdoch Community Hospice

No set visiting times apply to the Hospice. 

People attending the Hospice after 9.00pm are required to use the call bell and intercom at the front entrance. 

*This information is subject to change based on health advice from the State Government.


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.

Access to the hospital

Please visit getting here and parking for more information.

Umbrella bagging stations

Umbrella bagging stations are available at our main entrances. During wet weather, please use these stations to reduce slip hazards.

Smoke-free campus

The St John of God Murdoch Hospital campus is smoke-free.

Our buildings and grounds are completely smoke-free to create a healthier, cleaner and safer environment for patients, visitors and caregivers.

Smoking is not permitted anywhere on the St John of God Murdoch Hospital campus.

Nearby accommodation

There are a number of nearby accommodation options if you have a family member or friend who is staying at our hospital. Nearby suburbs for accommodation include Murdoch, Bateman, Leeming, Booragoon, Kardinya, Applecross, Como, Fremantle and Success.

Some local accommodation providers have allocated Murdoch Hospital families discounted rates whilst a loved one is in Hospital. Details are available via our admission team on (08) 9438 9000.

Accommodation websites:


Telehealth offers the ability to access care from the home, work or other private space without the need for a face-to-face appointment.

St John of God Health Care uses both phone and video call to connect you to your healthcare providers.