In an emergency, always call triple zero (000). It’s a free call from any phone, mobile or phone box.

For other urgent medical issues, go to an Emergency Department.

Our Emergency Departments are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week:


A full-time 2-year scholarship of $20,000 is available at Tweed, Lismore or Grafton Hospital in collaboration with Southern Cross University. The scholarship is provided by NNSWLHD Nursing and Midwifery Services. 


2024 Flyer NNSWLHD Graduate Nurse Midwife Honours Program

2024 Graduate Research Honours Scholarship Program Guidelines

2024 Graduate Nursing and Midwifery Honours Program Application Form.pdf