BreastScreen Northern NSW Local Health District

BreastScreen NSW has opened and will resume routine breast screening at all services from 18 May 2020.
The BreastScreen programme in the Northern NSW LHD offers free screening mammogram appointments all year round, at its permanent clinics located in Tweed Heads and Lismore.

In addition to the permanent clinics, BreastScreen NNSW LHD operates a Mobile Unit which visits smaller towns in the region on an annual basis.

Please refer to the BreastScreen NSW website to find out when the mobile unit is scheduled to visit a town near you:

Access Criteria

All women over 40 are eligible and women aged 50 to 74 are particularly encouraged to attend for 2 yearly mammograms.

Hours of Service

Monday to Thursday (and some Friday Saturdays) 7.50am to 4.50pm

Contact Us

Appointments can be made by calling 13 20 50or book online

Service Address

Lismore BreastScreen Clinic: 29 Uralba Street, Lismore NSW 2480

Tweed Heads BreastScreen Clinic: The Tweed Hospital, Florence Street, Tweed Heads NSW 2485

Meet Jeanie & Bibi, sisters from the Durumal nation passionate about getting Aboriginal women to participate in breast screening.

Meet Helen, during her second routine mammogram with BreastScreen NSW, Helen was diagnosed with breast cancer. She believes that early detection saved her life and encourages women to get their regular screens.