Balgo Health Centre
Balgo (Wirrimanu) is one of Australian’s most remote Aboriginal communities located in the south-east Kimberley region of Western Australia on the northern edge of the Great Sandy Desert and on the western edge of the Tanami Desert. The Community is approximately 1100km east of Broome and 250km south of Halls Creek with a population of approximately 500 to 600.
Phone: (08) 9168 8953
Fax: (08) 9168 8951
Location: 1 Tanami Road, Balgo via Halls Creek
Mail to: PO Box 1377, Broome WA 6725
Monday to Thursday
The Health Centre is closed to patients on Fridays from 12pm for staff professional development, auditing and administrative work.
The Service is on call 24 hours a day for accidents and emergencies.
Clinical services at Balgo Health Centre have been provided by KAMS since 2006.
Balgo Health Centre is a comprehensive Primary Health Care service staffed by General Practitioners, Registered Nurses and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers.
- Child and Maternal Health
- Men’s Health
- Women’s Health
- School Health
- Chronic Disease management, screening and prevention
- Health promotion programs
- 24hour accident and emergency service
- Allied and Specialist health visits
- Medication management
Balgo Health Centre Calendar