If you're over the age of 12 we now have COVID-19 vaccines available.  Where possible please book online or via the Hotdoc app.


Both Castlemaine Health and Bendigo Health are vaccinating also.  More information is available on their websites:

https://www.castlemainehealth.org.au/   OR    https://bendigohealth.org.au/


We are unable to take calls between 1-2pm.  If your matter is urgent during this time, you're welcome to email us.


We offer in person, telehealth and telephone consultations.  Please note we only bulk bill for concession card holders.

Please DO NOT attend our clinic in person if you

  • Have been to an area identified as a COVID-19 exposure site in the past 2 weeks https://www.coronavirus.vic.gov.au/exposure-sites
  • Been in close contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19, even if you have no symptoms
  • Are experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19 (fever, chills or sweats, cough, sore throat, shortness of breath, runny nose)

If you do have symptoms please phone our reception staff on 5472 1844 to arrange a mutually convenient time for a telephone consultation

Face masks are to be worn within our clinic at all times

We are currently not accepting new patients

Please remember our Doctors, Nurses and staff are doing their best to provide you with the most safe and effective care possible during this challenging time.  Abuse towards anyone will not be tolerated.


Please note we will not be open for Saturday consulting clinics until 2022


We currently have positions available for a full time VR General Practitioner and part time Practice Nurse.  Please forward your application letter and CV to info@botanicalgardenshealth.com.au

If you have a telehealth appointment booked with one of our Doctors please click on the link to join the waiting room 


How To Get To Botanical Gardens Health (Castlemaine)

Botanical Gardens Health is a medical clinic nestled at the foot hills of Castlemaine Health, across from the "sunken oval" and the beautiful Botanical Gardens.

Easily approached by road, train & bus, it's an easy drive on the freeway, one and a half hours from Melbourne, and only a half hour drive from Bendigo.


Botanical Gardens Health offers:

  1. Care plans GPMP/ GPTCA for chronic conditions. We have a dedicated Nurse available.
  2. Health assessments 
  3. Telehealth
  4. Spirometry, wound care, ECGs, Doppler’s
  5. Shared Antenatal care
  6. Routine immunisations for children, travel, flu & Covid-19 vaccinations
  7. Minor procedures
  8. Industrial Nurse immunisation
  9. Home visits for exceptional circumstances
  10. Aged care visits
  11. Venesections
  12. Cryotherapy
  13. Holter Monitoring & 24 Hour Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  14. Visiting Specialists - Urologist, Cardiologist
  15. Cardiovascular Risk Assessments

If you need medical advice when we are closed, please ring the After Hours GP hotline on 1800 022 222.  For an emergency call 000.