Transport

Medical Transport

Australian Red Cross

Service Type: Red Cross offers transport assistance for residents of Mid Murray Council

Cost: Dependant on distance travelled

Hours of Operation: Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

Phone: 8100 4603

Email: satransport@redcross.org.au

Wheelchair access: No

Who can access (eligibility): Transport disadvantaged passengers. Clients over 65 must be registered through My Aged Care https://www.myagedcare.gov.au

Brochure:  Mid Murray Community Passenger Network

Volunteering: To explore possible volunteering options with Red Cross please visit https://www.redcross.org.au/get-involved/connect/volunteer or contact 1800 334 882

Other Information:

  • Transport provided by volunteer drivers
  • Social transport available within a 60km radius
  • Medical appointments are always given priority

Mid Murray Support Services

Service Type: Volunteer driver transport - medical appointments, shopping and social

Cost: Contact MMSS for transport contributions

Hours of Operation: Office open Monday - Friday 10am - 4pm for bookings (minimum 3 days notice for transport)

Phone: 8569 2129

Address: 71 Randell Street, Mannum

Wheelchair access: Yes

Who can access(eligibility): Transport disadvantaged passengers. Clients over 65 must be registered through My Aged Care https://www.myagedcare.gov.au

Service Areas: Mid Murray Council region

Other Information:

  • All clients assessed for eligibility prior to accessing services
  • Medical appointments are always given priority

Mannum Community Hospital Car

Cost: Mannum to Murray Bridge - $11, Mannum to Mount Barker/Stirling - $22, Mannum to Adelaide - $33

Contact Person: Hospital administration staff

Phone: 8569 0200

Address: Parker Street, Mannum

Wheelchair access: Yes - wheelchairs can be transported in car boot.

Who can access(eligibility): Transport disadvantaged passengers needing medical transport (hospital and specialist appointments, including radiotherapy, chemotherapy).

Service Areas: As per Mannum hospital coverage area. Provide transport to other clinics & hospitals.

Other Information:

  • Door to door pick up service for Mannum township residents, other residents outside of town need to meet car at the hospital.
  • Transport provided by volunteer drivers.
  • Note: Service may not always be available.
  • 1 only Community Transport Car available.
  • The Community Car will not leave Mannum prior to 7am.