NEW SITE regular operating hours is 7 days a week between 9.00am – 5.30pm.
(Note: Hours can be extended under direction from the Department of Health – please visit our ‘news‘ page for extended hours)
Location: Corner of Main Road and Library Place, Eltham.
There is no need to book. Bring Medicare card or photo ID.
Community members are required to wear facemasks and socially distance while waiting for testing by Banyule Community Health nurses.
If you have any of these SYMPTOMS, GET TESTED!
• Fever, chills or sweats
• Sore throat
• Shortness of breath
• Runny nose
• Loss of sense of smell or taste
The walk-in clinic will test individuals over the age of 2 and will require community members to socially distance and wear face masks until they are instructed by a nurse to remove it. Banyule Community Health nurses will be performing COVID-19 testing using the nasal and throat swabs.
Children under 2 years of age should attend the Austin Hospital COVID-19 children’s clinic for testing (by appointment only). Their open hours are Monday-Friday 1pm-5pm and Saturday – Sunday 10am – 12noon. Book by calling 1800 518 205.
The Eltham walk-in clinic is accessible for individuals with mobility issues. For ease of access it is recommended those with mobility issues access the site from Library Place. Any community members with mobility issues are encouraged to connect with our traffic management team upon arrival and they will provide them guidance with how to best to access the testing tent.
How long is the test clinic wait time?
You can check current clinic wait times by viewing the Department of Health ‘Testing sites map’ at https://www.dhhs.vic.gov.au/where-get-tested-covid-19
The map shows some of the locations where you can get tested across Victoria.
For more information about locations, operating hours of testing services and associated wait time, please hover over the icon on the map.
Getting tested means, you keep yourself, your friends, family, workplace and your community safe.
For further information regarding our COVID-19 Testing Clinic, please call our main reception on 9450 2000.
Banyule Community Health COVID-19 Walk-In Testing Clinic – Corner of Main Rd and Library Place, Eltham Location Map:
(Parking available via Panther Place).