Child Health Centre - Strahan

About us

Local Child and Family Health Nurses offer child health and development checks at the following recommended ages: 2 weeks, 4 weeks, 8 weeks, 4-6 months, 12 months and Healthy Kids Check.

There is also a GP medical check at 6 weeks.

These checks apear in the Personal Health Record ('Blue Book'), which is given to new parents at the birth of their child.

Child Health Centres

Service Eligibility

Child Health and Parenting Service provides support to families with children 0 - 5 years of age.

Referrals are not necessary, Child Health and Parenting Service staff will make contact with you after receiving the birth notification from midwifery services soon after the birth of your child.  Information relating to Child Health Centres is contained in the 'Blue Book' that you received at the birth of your baby.

Cost Information

There is no fee for services provided by the Child Health and Parenting Service at Child Health Centres in Tasmania.  


Service Location Details

Ochre Medical Centre
Bay Street

General Phone Number

1300 064 544

Emergency Contact Details

Parenting Line 1300 808 178

Opening Hours

Appointments available alternate Tuesdays 9.30am to 12.00pm and 1.00pm to 3.00pm