Welcome to the Media Centre for South Western Sydney Local Health District. Here, you can find all the latest news from the District as well as newsletters, videos and publications.
The District's Media and Communications Unit provides a 24-hour service for journalists. We can help you with:
- Enquiries about SWSLHD and the facilities and services we offer
- General enquiries about health care and specific health conditions
- Finding experts to speak to on a wide range of health care issues
- Filming and photography in our hospitals and facilities
Residents now have more opportunities to protect themselves from COVID-19 with mobile AstraZeneca vaccination clinics opening across south western Sydney and at a location near you.
The largest COVID-19 vaccination centre in south western Sydney with the capacity to vaccinate up to 20,000 people a week will open in Macquarie Fields.
South Western Sydney Local Health District has a number of locations for COVID-19 testing across the region.
Public hospitals in south western Sydney have restricted visitors to essential visitors only to keep patients, staff and the community safe.
Wearing a face mask is mandatory. Masks must be worn indoors, except in your home.
To help ensure the protection of our staff, patients and community from the coronavirus (COVID-19), health screening stations operate at all south western Sydney public hospitals and services.