In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)

In a life threatening emergency dial Triple Zero (000)
ACT Public Hospitals

Canberra Hospital

5124 0000

Calvary Hospital

6201 6111

Mental Health

Call Mental Health Triage on

1800 629 354

(free call except from mobiles or public phones) or

6205 1065

Poisons Hotline

For a poison emergency in Australia call


Drug and Alcohol Help Line

The Drug and Alcohol Help Line is available 24-hours, 7 days a week on

5124 9977

Health Protection Service

For after hours urgent public health matters including environmental health, radiation safety, food poisoning and communicable disease management phone:

(02) 6205 1700


24 hour health advice

1800 022 222

ACT State Emergency Service

Emergency help
during flood or storms

132 500

Maintenance of public areas

Water refill stations

We install and maintain the public drinking fountains across Canberra

Grass mowing

We are committed to providing quality open space for the recreational and social needs of the community.

Shopping centres

We are responsible for the upgrade of public space in local shopping centres.


We are responsible for the inspection and management of graffiti on ACT Government assets.

Watering of public spaces

We are responsible for the watering of parks and public open spaces

Posters and noticeboards

We maintain the poster silos and community noticeboards installed at shopping centres and other locations across Canberra.


We are responsible for the installation and upkeep of barbecues in many of Canberra's town and district parks.

ACT playground safety inspections

We conduct regular inspections at all ACT playgrounds

Conservation area marker bollards

We install and maintain the bollards at conservation sites outside nature reserves in Canberra to better protect the areas.


We manage 280 hectares of irrigated sportsgrounds across 126 separate sites in the ACT.


We manage the volunteering programs for the maintenance of Canberra’s open spaces.

Report a problem

Report a problem or check scheduled services in your suburb via Fix My Street.