We try to make your wait as comfortable as possible.

Food and drink

Café: A small selection of food and drinks is available onsite at the Zouki café outlet, while the hospital is being redeveloped. Opening hours are variable during the hospital’s redevelopment.  Our onsite café is temporarily closed to the public due to redevelopment works.  Other cafes in the area include St Vincent’s Public & Private, the basement café on Victoria Pde (near 172),a smaller café on Lansdowne St and others on Albert St towards Parliament station.

Vending machines: You will find machines selling snacks and drinks in the Emergency Department.

Local shops and food outlets: There are many cafés, restaurants and shops in walking distance from the Eye and Ear. Speak to a staff member for assistance.

Internet and telephone

Charging stations: Phone charging stations are available for you to use (please bring your own charging cable).