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

Love to store

Love to store

Storage helps save your food right up until you eat it.

These tips can help organise your kitchen and keep your food out of the bin!

Food waste is a big problem. Small steps can save you time and money.

Handy food storage guide

Are you ever overwhelmed by kitchen chaos? Honey, are you in the fridge?

Download and print this food storage poster (PDF 4.4MB) to keep on your pantry door.

For more advice and handy hints on food storage from Love Food Hate Waste Victoria click here.

Organise your fridge

Get the most out of your freezer

‘Use by’ and ‘Best before’ dates

Did you know these labels mean very different things?

For more ACT Government information on food safety go to ACT Health Protection Services.

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