There are only 5 reasons to leave home:
- Shopping for necessary goods and services
- Care and care giving, including medical care and getting a COVID – 19 test
- Exercise for up to 2 hours per day
- Authorised work and permitted study
- To get a COVID – 19 vaccination at the nearest possible location
You must stay within 5kms of your home for shopping and exercise. Masks must be worn inside and outside at Neerim Health.
Hospital visitors – No visitors are allowed unless one of the permitted reasons apply. Neerim health staff can provide assistance for visitors.
Aged care facilities – No visitors are allowed unless one of the permitted reasons apply. Neerim health staff can provide assistance for visitors.
Surgery – Surgery is currently proceeding at Neerim Health and will be reviewed in line with government directions. If your surgery needs to be postponed for any reason, you will be contacted.
If you have symptoms please get tested, isolate and follow the health professionals device. Testing sites have been increased. Information on testing sites can be found at
COVID-19 Exposure sites
The Victorian Department of Health are updating the exposure sites regularly. The link to the current Victorian exposure sites can be found below.
For the latest information on restrictions in Victoria go to:
Hospital and health care for the Baw Baw Shire and greater Gippsland Community
Neerim District Health Service provides a comprehensive range of hospital and healthcare services. We provide a surgical day procedure unit and our hospital beds can be utilised for longer stay admissions or straightforward post-operative admissions. In an emergency always call 000.
We offer outstanding residential aged care and community-based care.
We are fully committed to providing you and all members of the local and greater Gippsland Community with the best possible service and care whenever you need medical, surgical, aged-care and community care.
29-39 Main Neerim Road
Neerim South VIC 3831
Neerim District Health Service acknowledges the Commission for Children and Young People standards on creating a child safe organisation. Neerim District Health Service is committed to providing a safe place for children and young people.
Neerim Health acknowledges Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the Traditional Custodians of the land and acknowledges and pays respect to their Elders, past, present and future.
Neerim Health is committed to safe and inclusive work places, policies and services for people of LGBTQI communities and their families.