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


Find a park

Find a park or playground.


The ACT Government manages public playgrounds in Canberra.


The ACT Government manages the majority of lakes and ponds in Canberra.

Recreation with my dog

Discover where you can take your dog around the ACT.

Fitness stations

There are many free exercise opportunities in Canberra's beautiful outdoors for people of all ages and abilities.


Canberra's skateparks are available for use by all skateboarders, cyclists, scooters, rollerbladers and roller skaters.

Micro parks

A micro park is a small, inviting public space that provides opportunities for recreational activities.

Play space upgrades

We are enhancing our play spaces.


Canberrans now have a new way to get around our city.