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
COVID-19 testing locations
South Western Sydney Local Health District has a number of locations for COVID-19 testing across the region.
Latest visitor limits
Public hospitals in south western Sydney are relaxing visiting hours.
Tips for wearing a face mask
The main value of wearing a mask is to protect other people. Masks prevent sick people from infecting others.
Pastoral area visiting
Each visitor to south western Sydney public hospitals’ pastoral spaces is asked to maintain physical distancing during their visit to the areas.
Health screening stations open
To help ensure the protection of our staff, patients and community from the coronavirus (COVID-19), health screening stations have been set up at all south western Sydney public hospitals and services.