Influenza vaccines now available

Free influenza vaccinations are available for those at high risk and over age 65. We will be running influenza vaccination clinics with 5 minutely appointments – please ring for an appointment. Influenza (the flu) is caused by a virus. The flu is more than just a bad cold...

Prebooked Saturday appointments are available

We now have 2 doctors working on Saturday mornings and we are able to take some pre-booked appointments. Please call 9948 3768 or book online for an appointment.

Family Doctor Week 2018

Your family doctor – we are here for you, through all stages in life. GPs are the first port of call when people feel unwell, and GPs manage 90% of the problems they encounter. The Organisation of Economic Development and Co-operation (OECD) says Australia has one of the...

Family Doctor week : 23 – 29 July 2017

AMA Family Doctor week highlights the role of GPs and their value in the community and the health system as they deliver high-quality holistic health care.

Glenda’s 20 years at The Cottage

It has been 20 years since Glenda started work at The Cottage. She has been a loyal, helpful, friendly and cheerful member of staff. She is responsible for the lovely decorations at Christmas, Easter and Valentines day.  She brings a personal touch to the practice. We are very...

Bircher Museli

A delicious and healthy start to your day. Ingredients: 2 cups rolled oats 2/3 cup orange juice 1 cup apricot-flavoured reduced fat yoghurt 1 cup reduced fat yoghurt 2 tablespoons honey 1 cup sultanas 1/2 cup slivered almonds 1 cup (try a mixture of bananas, apples and berries)...

Register for My Health Record

My Health Record is a secure online summary of your health information. You can control what goes into it, and who is allowed to access it. You can choose to share your health information with your doctors, hospitals and other healthcare providers. For more information, please...

Hearty Vegetable Soup

Ingredients: 1 onion, chopped 1/2 cup macaroni 2 carrots, chopped 300 g pumpkin, peeled and chopped 1 large zucchini, chopped 4 stalks celery, chopped 4 cups vegetable stock 1 400g can chopped tomatoes 1 teaspoon dried oregano 2 cloves garlic, finely chopped 1 X 300g can butter...

After Hours Service

The Cottage Surgery can provide 24 hour medical care. The surgery is open 8am-6pm on Mondays to Fridays and 8am-12pm on Saturday mornings. After hours, we have a locum service which can provide doctor house calls to you at home on 13 74 25

Chronic Disease Clinics

Chronic Disease Clinics   The Cottage Surgery runs chronic disease clinics for our patients in the areas of : Diabetes Heart Disease COPD/Emphysema The clinics utilise the skills of our experienced registered nurses as well as the patients regular GP to improve quality of care....
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