Facility access

Public transport

The Mater Hospital is located on Rocklands Road, about 100 metres from the intersection of Pacific Highway, which is centrally located between train services from North Sydney and St Leonards and is approximately five minutes by car from the North Sydney business district and railway station.

Bus services running on the Pacific Highway are frequent and stop only a short walk from the hospital. For more information contact the transport info line on 131 500 or go to Trip Planner.

Community transport

Community transport is available for people living independently at home in Northern Sydney who may have difficulties with transport because they are frail, aged over 65 or have a disability.  
Visit the Easy Transport websitedownload their brochure (PDF 595.7KB) or call 1800 035 262.


Parking is available 24/7, space permitting, at the Mater Hospital and Mater Clinic - hourly rates apply*. Entrance is from 25 Rocklands Road.

first 30 minutes   FREE
0.5-1 hour      $6.00
1-2 hour $9.00
2-3 hour $12.00
3-4 hour $15.00
4-5 hour $25.00
5-6 hour $28.00
6+ hour $30.00

Lost Ticket $30.00

*Rates are calculated per entry/per day from 6.00am to 6.00am the next day. Entry subject to terms and conditions located at car park entry.

Additional parking is available in the Poche Centre car park, fees apply. The entrance is from 40 Rocklands Road.

There is also limited parking in surrounding streets.

Patient arrival and departure

A patient arrival and departure area is located at the hospital’s main Rocklands Road entrance, as well as at the rear entrance to the Mater Clinic (via the car park). Vehicles dropping off and picking up must be attended at all times.

Campus Directions


How to walk from the Mater Hospital to the Mater Clinic, Day Therapy, Diabetes Centre or Patricia Ritchie Centre click here (PDF 479.9KB).