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

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 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.

Mannum Community Hospital Car

Cost: Fees apply

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): Frail aged people, people with disability and transport disadvantaged living in the southern section of Mid Murray Council (subject to assessment)

Service Areas: Southern section of Mid Murray Council - Bowhill, Cambrai, Caloote, Cowirra, Greenways Landing, Keyneton, Mannum, Nildottie, Palmer, Punyelroo, Sedan, Swan Reach, Tungkillo, Walker Flat, Wongulla & Younghusband.

Other Information:

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