Clinical Services

Acute Care and General Care

Acute and general care is provided at our Main Clinic at 25 Third Street. 

This is our biggest clinic and usually the first point of contact for new clients.

Wurli’s Main Clinic is AGPAL accredited.

Women’s and Children’s Health Care

Women’s and children’s health care is provided at their new location at 21 Third Street.

The aim of the Women’s and Children’s Health Unit is to see healthy women having healthy pregnancies; and healthy babies and children who grow to be healthy adults.

StrongBala Men’s Health Care

Men’s health care is provided from the Tom Cameron Wing at Main Clinic, 25 Third Street.

StrongBala Men’s Health provides male focused health interventions and check-ups.

Gudbinji Chronic Conditions Clinic

Chronic conditions care is provided at the Gudbinji Clinic at 6 Kintore Street.

Clients diagnosed with a chronic disease such as diabetes, heart disease, respiratory disease, renal disease and cancer can attend this clinic. Gudbinji also looks after aged and disability care clients.

Gudbinji is AGPAL accredited.

After Hours Services

After Hours Service is operated via a mobile outreach van three evenings a week.

The mobile van travels to community living areas and to locations around Katherine Township to deliver general health services and screening.

Nurse Family Partnership Program

The Nurse Family Partnership Program operates from the Women and Children’s Centre, 21 Third Street. 

Pregnant women can join the Nurse Family Partnership Program to receive support preventative health information and support throughout pregnancy and until the child reaches two years of age.

Client Support Services

Client support services are provided to and from all Wurli’s clinics.

We have Transport/Community Liaison Officers who can help with attending appointments.

Binjari Health Service

Binjari Health Service is located in the Binjari Community located 18 km south-west of Katherine.

The Health Service provides a full range of general health interventions, check-ups and visiting specialists.

Medicare

Wurli’s services are free if you are registered with Medicare but there may be costs for some other services if you are referred to them. If this is the case, this will be discussed with you at the time of referral.

In an Emergency

Clients at our facilities who require urgent medical attention are given priority. We encourage you to provide us with contact information for a family member or friend we can speak to in case of an emergency.

Your Test Results

Your health care provider will advise if you need tests, when you can expect test results, and information about follow up care.

Reminders

Our health service is committed to preventative care. Wurli sends out regular reminders for health care follow up and services to improve your quality of life and help you to better manage your health conditions

After hours medical help

For after-hours care you can go to:

Katherine Hospital
Address: LOT 1939 Gorge Rd, Katherine NT 0850
Phone: (08) 8973 9211

Kintore Clinic (private doctors)
Address: 36 First St, Katherine NT 0850
Phone :(08) 8972 1677

Emergency contact details
In an emergency, ring 000 and ask for an ambulance

Clients in Crisis

If you need support, please contact us immediately on (08) 89 729 180 or call

Katherine Mental Health
Phone: (08) 8973 8724


Lifeline
Phone: 13 11 14
https://www.lifeline.org.au


Beyond Blue
Phone: 1300 22 4636
https://www.beyondblue.org.au


Clients contacting us in a crisis during business hours will be supported and referred to the Katherine District Hospital or Katherine Mental Health Team for crisis assessment.