Health Partners

Budja Budja has strong partnership links with the following organisations for provision of hospital, medical, Allied Health, Nursing, Dental, Pharmacy and Optometry services.

Stawell Regional Health

Stawell Regional Health offers a diverse range of integrated and related health services with a modern hospital with a 29-bed ward hospital and 6 day surgery beds.

It also has a birthing suite, operating theatres and an accident and emergency department. Support services include a medical imaging department, pharmacy department and pathology provided by St John of God.

For further information:

Grampians Community Health

Grampians Community Health has a number of facilities across Stawell, Ararat and Horsham.

It provides a range of services on a referral basis including Youth, Community Care Teams, Carer’s Respite, Community Development Team, Community Psychiatric Team, Gambling and Drug and Family Violence.

For further information:

East Grampians Health Service, Ararat

East Grampians Health Service (EGHS) provides an extensive range of acute, residential, home and community based services. Located at both Ararat and Willaura, these services operate throughout Ararat Rural City. 

Services provided at EGHS are divided into three main groups:

Inpatient/Acute Services

These are services that the public access for short term health care needs, for example, an operation or treatment of an acute illness that requires a short hospital stay. 

Aged Care Residential Services

EGHS provides quality care for older people who require high level care (nursing home) or low level care (hostel) in spacious modern accommodation. 

Community Services

These are services that the public may access at any time for a short period i.e. physiotherapy. Some of these services are provided in your home for example: District Nursing. 

Optometry Services

Australian College of Optometry. Eye Check program commenced in October 2012, with visits at Budja Budja three times a year.

Budja Budja works closely with these organisations in providing both referrals and outreach services. 


Budja Budja’s QUMAX Indigenous Medications partners for all pharmaceutical services are:

  • Halls Gap Fair Price Pharmacy
    Stoney Creek Stores 9/97 Grampians Road
    Halls Gap VIC 3381
    (03) 5356 4510 – Open every day apart from Mondays
  • Advantage Pharmacy Ararat
    119 Barkly Street
    Ararat VIC 3377
    (03) 5352 1007