Lord Howe Island

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Gower Wilson Memorial Hospital provides health services for residents and visitors to Lord Howe Island. This is the only medical facility on the island with three inpatient beds that are used for acute admissions. Complex cases are transferred to the mainland. Consulting and dispensary hours are 9am to 12.30pm Monday to Friday, however, the doctor and nursing staff are on 24-hour call for emergencies.

Tourist Information

Disconnect from the rest of the world in this beautiful paradise where walking and biking are the best ways to get around the island.