Facilities and Services


St George Hospital does not offer patient or visitor laundering facilities for personal items of clothing.


A free patient library trolley service of books and magazines is provided to the wards by hospital volunteers.  This is usually offered between 9:30am and 12:30pm on the day that the volunteer is available.


There is a daily mail delivery service offered to inpatients on the wards. Any outgoing mail requirements for inpatients can be passed onto the Ward Clerk and will be sent on the patients behalf.

Letters being sent to inpatients should be addressed as follows:

Mr/Mrs/Ms (full patient name)
C/- Inpatient Ward ______
St George Hospital
Gray Street

Refreshment Facilities

Food and Beverage visitor facilities including breakfast, lunch and dinner options are available from the following cafes:


Belgrave Café – Belgrave Street entrance

Monday to Friday – 6:30am until 8:00pm

Café selection includes breakfast, lunch and dinner menu options with dining-in facilities.


Green Shop Café – Gray Street main entrance

Monday to Friday - 6:30am until 9:45pm

Saturday and Sunday - 7:00am until 8:00pm


The Coffee Box – Kensington Street entrance

Monday to Friday – 7:00am until 4:00pm


Security officers are on site at all times.

They aid in keeping our hospital safe and you can assist by:

  • Not leaving  valuables unattended.
  • Closing the inpatient door or gate behind you when leaving a secure ward area.
  • Visitors/Guests/Relatives will be asked to leave the hospital grounds if found to be abusive, threatening or using any violent language.

Telephones and Televisions

Visitors can assist in arranging for an inpatient to rent a service provision of a telephone and/or television service. 

Please speak with the inpatient area ward clerk for assistance with this service requirement.