Parking at the Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital is:
$5 flat rate (coin operated machine) for the Bell St car park
Concession rates may apply for some categories of patients and visitors. Veterans with White and Gold DVA cards are eligible for free parking. For more information, see Car parking concessions.
With the exclusion of the Bell St car park, the car parks run on an automated system. Remember to take the ticket with you as you will need to pay at one of the pay stations prior to exiting. Pay Station locations are marked on the parking tickets. No validation is available at point of exit.
There are designated patient drop off and pick up points located at Centaur Wing, North Wing, Flanders Wing, Radiation Oncology and Outpatients (Tobruk).
The public car parks at the Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital are:
| Car Park
||Access Via||For Patients/Visitors to:|
|Banksia Central|| Gate 10
|Outpatients, Centaur Wing, South Wing, Boronia Centre|
|Ash Grove|| Gate 5
| Flanders Wing, Coral-Balmoral building, Health and
Rehabilitation Centre, North Wing, Acacia Room
| Gate 5
| Coral-Balmoral building, Health and Rehabilitation Centre,
| Bell Street
| Gate 8
| Alternative daily parking available for a flat fee, however,
walking distances required to all buildings
Austin Health runs a staff shuttle service between Austin Hospital and the Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital.
The shuttle bus is for Austin Health staff. It is not a service for patients or for the general public. Bus drivers are permitted to allow patients to use the bus service only when space allows it and where patients can safely and independently travel without mobility devices or luggage. Please be aware of these restictions.
The service runs Monday - Friday (except public holidays) from 6.15am until 6.30pm. Passengers must wear a seat belt at all times whilst the buses are in motion, as per road safety legislation.
The staff shuttle bus stop at the Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital is located on the corner of Acacia Street and Boronia Streets or near the public car park in Bell Street. At Austin Hospital, it is on the forecourt of the Austin Hospital Tower.
Ivanhoe train station, on the Hurstbridge Line, is a short bus journey away from the Heidelberg Repatriation Hospital. Visitors catching a Hurstbridge line train to Ivanhoe station may catch the number 548 - Kew (Cotham Road) - La Trobe University Bundoora bus from the station to Waterdale Road.
Ivanhoe is classed as Zone One and Two, so if you are coming from the City you only need a 'Zone One' ticket or if you are coming from further out you only need a 'Zone Two' ticket.
Ivanhoe Train Station
Norman Street / Noel Street
Ph 03 9610 3956
Melways map ref: 31 F8
Service type: METCARD
Zone: 1 + 2
Operating hours: first to last service
Visit the Connex Melbourne website for further information incuding train timetables.
Kew (Cotham Road) - La Trobe University Bundoora
Ivanhoe Bus Company
This bus provides low floor buses for some trips. Please contact Ivanhoe Bus Company on 03 9457 3236 to confirm availability.
Departs from the terminus at the corner of Cotham Road and Burke Road Kew and runs via Burke Road, Whitehorse Road, Creswick Street, Kitchener Street, Wolseley Cresent, Gordon Street, Burke Road, McArthur Road, Lower Heidelberg Road, Marshall Street and Norman Street to the Ivanhoe Railway Station. It then runs via Norman Street, Seddon Street, Upper Heidelberg Road, St.Elmo Road, Banksia Street, Edwin Street, Altona Street, Waterdale Road, Southern Road, Waiora Road, Kingsbury Drive, Waterdale Road and Science Drive to the terminus at the LaTrobe University Bus Interchange. Some trips will go to Latrobe University via Macleod, (Springthorpe Boulevard). At the corner of Waiora Road and Kingsbury Drive the bus continues along Waiora Road to Springthorpe Boulevard, Main Drive, Latrobe Avenue and Ring Road to the University Interchange.
Visit the Metlink website for further information including bus timetable & route map.
On Saturdays all trips via Macleod (Springthorpe Boulevard) to Interchange only There is no service on Sundays or Public Holidays (except Labour Day and Cup Day). A special Christmas Holiday period timetable operates for 4 weeks beginning early January.
Easter Saturday operates to the normal Saturday timetable.
Eltham - Glenroy (via Lower Plenty & Greensborough)
Dyson' Bus Service
Please contact Dyson's Bus Company on 03 9467 6111 to confirm availability.
Departs from the terminus at Eltham Railway Station and runs via Main Road, Lower Plenty Road and Turnham Avenue to Rosanna Railway Station. It then runs via Turnham Avenue, Station Road, Rosanna Road, Darebin Street, Cape Street, Burgundy Street, Upper Heidelberg Road, Bell-Banksia Link, Bell Street, Cumberland Road, Boundary Road, Pascoe Street, Rhodes Parade, Plumpton Avenue, Wheatsheaf Road and Hartington Street to the terminus at Glenroy Railway Station.
Visit the Metlink website for further information including timetable & route map.
Customers please note a Sunday timetable will operate on all Public Holidays.