Religious Support Services

Religious support services

Communion Ministry

Eucharistic Ministers visit all Catholic patients to offer Communion in your hospital room. 

Please contact the Pastoral and Spiritual Care team for alternative denominational ministers on 8385 or 9900 7688.


Catholic Sacramental needs of patients, including the Sacrament of Healing and the Last Rites can be met by our Hospital Chaplain. 

All other religious chaplains and denominational leaders are welcome to visit patients. If you require assistance please contact our Pastoral and Spiritual Care team on 8385 or 9900 7688.


The Chapel is open 24 hours a day and all are welcome. It can be used for individual or group prayer, as well as quiet meditation or reflections. 

It is located on the ground floor near the main hospital entrance.

Catholic mass is celebrated in the Chapel at 9.30am Monday to Friday, and at 11.00am on Sunday. Mass services are telecast live on Channel 115 in patient rooms. 

If you require sacramental support or if you would like to be visited and supported by a representative from your faith denomination please contact the pastoral and spiritual care team so they can assist you.

Baby Blessings

Baby Blessings take place when a baby is born here in our hospital. Parents and other family members are welcome to be present. They occur either in hospital rooms or in the Whelan Lounge. 

Please contact the Pastoral and Spiritual Care team for more information, on extension 8385 (from a bedside phone) or 9900 7688.