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Belmont Hospital

Turool Kunta - Healing Place

"Turool Kunta - Healing Place" - © artwork by Auntie Saretta Fielding

General Manager

Jenny Martin

We acknowledge Belmont District Hospital Stands on traditional Bahtabah land owned by the Awabakal People.

We Pay our respects to Elders, Past and Present.


16 Croudace Bay Road
Belmont NSW 2280

PO Box 2365
Gateshead NSW 2290

Contact Details

  • Telephone: 4923 2000
  • Fax: 4923 2017
  • In an EMERGENCY Call 000
  • GP Access:  1300 130 147

Operating Hours

Belmont Hospital operates 24 hours a day, 365 days a year providing emergency and inpatient services.

Visiting hours

10 am - 8 pm.


To find out more about car parking please visit Hospital Parking (nsw.gov.au)

Disabled parking is available onsite.

Parking at the hospital is $4 per day.

Tickets are available at the carpark booths- coins or cards are accepted. You will need to enter your car registration and print a ticket to display on your dashboard.

If you have a pension card, health care card, or mobility parking permit, parking is free however you will need to sign in at the information desk (hospital main entrance) and provide your registration details.


Welcome to Belmont Hospital. Belmont Hospital is part of Hunter New England Local Health District. Belmont Hospital is a 128-bed facility and provides a range of inpatient and outpatient health care services to the population of Lake Macquarie. These services include general medicine, stroke unit, general surgery, day surgery, coronary care, gynaecology, subacute care, short-term residential accommodation service (STRAS), a midwifery-led birthing service (BMGP), Lakeview Drug & Alcohol service, and a 24-hour emergency department. A range of allied health and diagnostic services are also provided including physiotherapy, social work, dietetics, speech pathology, occupational therapy, pathology, and radiology.

Belmont Outpatients Department provides clinical consults across several specialties including surgical, orthopaedics, fracture, respiratory, neurology, rheumatology, endocrinology, gynaecology, antenatal, diabetes, heart failure clinic, and cardiology clinic. Four Pre-Admission Clinics are run per week for the patient requiring assessment prior to their elective surgery.

Emergency Department

Medical Ward

Surgical Ward

Short Term Resident Accommodation Service (STRAS)

Sub-Acute Unit

Coronary Care Unit

Belmont Midwifery Group Practice

  • Birthing Service

Operating Theatres

  • General Surgery
  • Orthopaedics
  • ENT
  • Urology / Laser
  • Ophthalmology
  • Gynaecology
  • Endoscopy
  • Oral and maxillofacial surgery, including dentistry
  • Hand Surgery (multispecialty)
  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Skin cancer
  • Minor Plastic surgery

Current surgical activity is 96% planned surgery and 4% unplanned surgery.

Outpatient Clinics

Lakeview Detox

  • Drug and Alcohol