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Community support and resources

Medical centre

There are a variety of medical services in the Westland District.

There are two medical facilities in Hokitka. Westland Medical Centre offers GP and nurse services, while Hokitika Health Centre offers community nursing and community mental health. Anyone residing in Hokitika needing GP services is advised to register with Westland Medical Centre.

Westland Medical Centre

Monday, Wednesday to Friday: 8am – 4.45pm
Tuesday: 9am – 4.45pm

Phone: 03 755 8180 (including after hours)

Address: 54A Sewell Street, Hokitika 7810

Weekend and public holidays

Walk-in clinics are available for urgent cases only. Either a doctor or registered nurse staff these. Hours are at 10am and again at 5pm. Further information on registering, appointments, and after hours service can be found at Westland Medical Centre.

Hokitika Health Centre

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8.00am - 5.00pm

Phone: 03 756 9700

Address: 59 Sewell St, Hokitika 7810

Westland Pharmacy

Monday - Friday: 8.30am - 5.00pm
Saturday: 9.30am – 12.30pm
Sunday: 10am – 12pm

Address: 10 Weld St, Hokitika

Website: Westland Pharmacy

Phone: 0800 107 455 or 03 755-8150

Other medical services

You can find out about medical services and how to make appointments in Harihari, Whataroa, Franz Josef, Fox Glacier and Haast by visiting Westland DHB.