Elliston Hospital and Pines Hostel

Contact details


For all emergencies phone 000

Postal address:  PO Box 1583 Elliston SA 5670

Email: HEALTHCHSAEllistonHospital@sa.gov.au

The Elliston Hospital is part of the Eyre and Far North Local Health Service and provides health care services to people in the area of the District Council of Elliston. We have a 21 bed hospital which includes The Pines Hostel, a purpose-built secure environment for older people and those suffering dementia.

COVID-19 information and testing

Due to COVID-19, changes to services, visiting hours and visitor access now apply.

For information on the COVID-19 drive-through testing site go to the Elliston Hospital COVID-19 home-based testing service page. For general information on COVID-19 see:

Accident and emergency

This is a 24-hour service. When you arrive at accident and emergency, you will be seen by the duty nurse to collect information and assess your illness or injury.

In a medical emergency, it is important that you do not ‘self present’ to hospital. SA Ambulance Service emergency medical dispatch support officers can provide advanced first-aid advice over the phone while an ambulance is on its way to you.

For information and updates on COVID-19:

Car parking

There is disabled parking onsite.

Disabled access

The buildings are wheelchair accessible and there are toilets for people with disability. Please ask at Reception.

Visiting hours

General wards: 2.00 pm to 3.00 pm and 6.00 pm to 7.00 pm.