About Us


Welcome to the Benalla Church Street Surgery Pty Ltd

Picture1We are a long-established and typical country town general practice. The practice is non bulk-billing, fully computerised, and AGPAL accredited. We are also a registered teaching practice with the University of Melbourne and MCCC Region Training Network. We have been providing general practice and many other services to residents, visitors and workers of Benalla for over 35 years. The practice is situate in a beautiful old Victorian building which has been extensively refurbished and fully equipped for rural general practice. All of our GP’s are vocationally registered and have a commitment to providing quality general practice and to continuing medical education. We have a range of other services available including diabetes education, counselling and chronic disease management. Benalla is a beautiful small rural town situated on a lake featuring a well known Art Gallery and services a rural population of around 15,000. It is a two and a half hour drive from Melbourne on the Hume Freeway, and quite close to North Eastern wineries and snowfields. Benalla Health is our local 35 bed hospital, our GP’s are all credentialed Visiting Medical Officers and provide all medical cover for the hospital. There are no salaried hospital doctors and no specialists resident in the town. Specialists visit from other towns to provide specialist medical care during the week. All of our GP’s participate in the after hours Town Doctor roster.

Our Fees

Standard consultation fees

  • Private patients – $81.60
  • Health Care Concession - $63.60
  • Full Pensioners – $57.10 ($18.90 gap)
  • Scripts are charged at $12.00 and with concession card $8.90

Payment is required on the day of consultation.. Our terms provide that in the event of an account remaining unpaid and being referred to a debt collection agency and/or law firm, all collection and legal demand costs will be added to the account.

We are open Monday to Friday 8:30 am – 6:00 pm Saturday 10am-11am (urgent cases only) Consultations are by appointment.

After Hours:

There is always a doctor on duty to deal with urgent problems. To obtain after hours medical care please call BENALLA HEALTH on 03 5761 4222 or attend the Urgent Care Centre at Benalla Health. We operate on an appointment only system. Appointments can be booked either by contacting the surgery by telephone, online or coming in in person. We offer a range of appointments to cater for all needs, that are available during weekdays. Urgent cases will be seen on the day. We endeavour to ensure you see the doctor of your choice, but if they are unavailable we may request you see another doctor. CONTACT US USEFUL LINKS

 

 

 

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