Requirements For Physician Training
SAC in General Paediatrics
Training Positions identified as rural/regional posts
As at November 2008

State Terms Contact Contact Details Total training posts Accredited
NSW Albury Dr Mark Norden Ph: (02) 6021 6188
Fax: (02) 6041 4032

Albury Wodonga Paediatric Group
PO Box 524
Albury NSW 2640

1 Rural
Bathurst Dr Tim McCrossin Ph: (02) 6332 6507
Fax: (02) 6332 6907

C/o Bathurst Paediatric Clinic
Bathurst Base Hospital
Howick St
Bathurst NSW 2795

1 Rural
Dubbo Dr Geoff Hardacare Ph: (02) 6884 9799
Fax: (02) 6881 6569

Dubbo Base Hospital, Myall St
Dubbo NSW 2830

1 Rural 12 months position - 6 months rural and 6 months acute care
Gosford/Wyong

Dr Adam Buckmaster (Gosford)

 

Dr Susan Piper
(Wyong)

Ph: (02) 4320 2111
Fax: (02) 4320 2066
PO Box 361
Gosford NSW 2250

Ph: (02) 4394 8000
Fax: (02) 46308438
Wyong Hospital
Depart of Paediatric Ambulatory Care Unit
Pacific Highway
Wyong NSW 2259

2 Alternative Rural/Regional
Lismore Dr Chris Ingall Ph: (02) 6621 5399
Fax: (02) 6621 7893

129 Orion St
Lismore NSW 2480

1
1

Comm/Dev
Rural - two configurations (one hospital based and second hospital + community based)
Aboriginal community health
Maitland Dr Peter Donald Ph: (02) 4939 2155
Fax: (02) 4939 2411

Dept of Paediatrics
Maitland Hospital
Maitland NSW 2320

1 Rural
Orange Dr Des Mulchay Ph: (02) 6393 3060
Fax: (02) 6393 3063

Orange Base Hospital
PO Box 319
Orange NSW 2800

1 Rural
Tamworth Dr Helen Goodwin

Ph: (02) 6766 1722

Dean Street
Tamworth NSW 2348

1 Rural
Wagga Wagga Dr John Preddy Ph: (02) 6925 0210
Fax: (02) 6925 0132

1/325 Edward St
Wagga Wagga NSW 2650

1 Rural
NT Alice Springs Dr Rob Roseby Ph: (08) 8951 7777
Fax: (08) 8951 6976

Alice Springs Hospital
PO Box 2234
Alice Springs NT 0870

7* Rural 12 mths (6 community/6 rural/regional or 6 mths Acute and 6 rural/regional)
Darwin Dr Carloyn Maclennan Ph: (08) 8922 8888
Fax: (08) 8922 8248

Paediatric Department
Royal Darwin Hospital
PO Box 41326
Casuarina NT 0811

6*  
Qld Bundaberg Dr Judy Williams Ph: (07) 4152 1222 (& page)
Fax: (07) 4150 2219

C/o Bundaberg Base Hospital
PO Box 34
Bundaberg QLD 4670

1 Rural
Cairns Dr Ross Messer Ph: (07) 4051 5430
Fax: (07) 4031 0686

Flecker House
5 Upward St
Cairns QLD 4870

1 Rural Paediatrics
Harvey Bay Dr Jasper Van der Westhuyzen Ph: (07) 4120 6666
Fax: (07)4120 6794

Hervey Bay Hospital
PO Box 592
Hervey Bay QLD 4655

1 Rural
Mackay Dr Michael Williams Ph: (07) 4968 6047
Fax: (07) 4968 6067

Child & Adolescent Health Service
Mackay Base Hospital
PO Box 5580
Mackay Mail Centre QLD 4741

3 Rural 12 months (6 community/6 rural/regional or 6 months Acute and 6 rural/regional)
Mt Isa Dr Richard Westmoreland

Ph: (07) 4744 4444

Mt Isa Hospital
PO Box 27
Mount Isa QLD 4825

max 6 months
area of need
 
Nambour Dr Tom Hurley

Ph: (07)5444 5177

Nambour General Hospital
PO Box 547
Nambour QLD 4560

1 Alternative to rural/regional (12 mths from Jan 2008)
Rockhampton Dr Peter Roper Ph: (07) 4920 6211

Rockhampton Base Hospital
Canning Street
Rockhampton QLD 4700

1 Rural
Toowoomba Dr Brian Morris Ph: (07) 4616 6449
Fax: (07) 4616 6094

Queensland Health
Toowoomba Health Service District
Private Mail Bag 2
Toowoomba QLD 4350

1 Rural
Townsville Dr Alan Sive Ph: (07) 4796 1111
Fax: (07)4796 2341

Townsville Hospital
P O Box 670
Townsville QLD 4810

2 Rural
SA Port Augusta Dr Nigel Stewart Ph: (08) 8648 5500
Fax: (08) 8648 5599

Pt Augusta Hospital
Hospital Road
Port Augusta SA 5700

1 Rural
Tas Launceston Dr Chris Bailey Ph: (03) 6348 8974
Fax: (03) 6348 8973

Dept of Paediatrics
Launceston General Hospital
PO Box 1963
Launceston TAS 7250

1 Rural
NW Regional Dr Bert Shugg

Ph: (03) 6430 6666
Fax: (03)6430 6688

Director of Paediatrics
NW Regional Hospital
PO Box 258 Burnie 7320

1 Rural
           
Vic Ballarat Dr Fiona Noble Ph: (03) 5331 2900
Fax: (03) 5332 1300

1st Flr, Marion House
1002 Mair St
Ballarat

1 Rural
Bendigo Health Dr Peter Wearne Ph: (03) 5441 8488
Fax: (03) 5441 5322

12 Rowan Street
Bendigo, VIC 3550

1

Rural

Geelong (Barwon) Dr David Fuller

Ph: (03) 5226 7665
Fax: (03) 5226 7885

Ryrie Street
PO Box 281
Geelong VIC 3220

1 Alternate to Rural
Latrobe Dr Joseph Tam Ph: (03) 5173 8373
Fax: (03) 5173 8370

PO Box 1982
Traralgon VIC 3844

1

Rural

Shepparton Dr Peter Eastaugh Ph: (03) 5821 1077
Fax: (03) 5822 2710

8 Maude St
Shepparton VIC 3630

2 Rural
Warragul Dr Christopher Smith Ph: (03) 5623 0611
Fax: (03) 5623 0896

Landsborough Street
Warragul VIC 3280

1 Rural
Warrnambool Dr Nick Thies

Ph: (03) 5562 2792
Fax: (03) 5561 5101

238 Lava Street
Warrnambool VIC 3280

1 Rural
WA Derby Dr John Bolton Ph: (08) 9193 3333
Fax: (08) 9191 2241

C/ Locked Bag 4011
Broome WA 6725

1  
Joondalup Dr Paul Porter Ph: (08) 9400 9919
Fax: (08)9400 9909

Joondalup WA 6027

1 Alternative to Rural/regional
Port Headland Dr Helen Wright Ph: (08) 9158 1666
Fax: (08) 9158 1755

Port Hedland Regional Hospital
PO Box 63
Port Hedland WA 6721

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 * Total number of positions per site may vary from year to year

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