Practice Location

 

Updated 11 August 2009

John James Medical Centre

John James Medical Centre is a specialist medical centre providing a range of consultative medical and surgical facilities. Located in the inner southern suburb of Deakin, it is conveniently located adjacent to John James Memorial Hospital and buses stop directly outside the medical centre. Adequate parking is available in front of the medical centre, including wheelchair access. Toilets and public telephones are available. Refreshment facilities for visitors are not available in the Centre itself, but are available in a number of cafes within easy walking distance, including on hospital grounds. The Medical Centre is on the right of the picture above and has a large carpark out front.


Address

Suite 1, Ground Floor, John James Medical Centre, 175 Strickland Crescent, Deakin, Canberra ACT 2600. Telephone: 02-6282 2689 ("Message Bank" operates when the telephone is engaged or unattended). Fax: 02-6282 2526


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If entering Canberra from the north (e.g. from Goulburn, Yass, Gundagai, Wagga) drive south down Northbourne Avenue into the city. Keep going straight ahead towards New Parliament House and follow the main road as it veers to the left and around Parliament House. This road becomes Adelaide Avenue. As you drive down Adelaide Avenue you will pass "The Lodge" on the left. About 300 metres further on there is a turnoff down and to the left (to Deakin shops and petrol station). To get to the Medical Centre, stay on Adelaide Avenue and take the next turn up and to the left to Kent Street. When you get to the top, turn left into Kent street. Turn right at the first roundabout to enter Strickland Crescent. The Medical Centre is about 400 metres down the road on your left.


If entering Canberra from the south (e.g. Cooma, Thredbo, Jindabyne), you will travel north along the Monaro Highway and turn left onto Hindmarsh Drive, following the exit sign to Woden. Travel down Hindmarsh Drive. Turn right at the 3rd set of traffic lights into Yamba Drive. You will pass the Canberra Hospital on your left. Turn right at the traffic lights into Wisdom Street and follow the route below to get to the Medical Centre.


If coming to Canberra from the coast (eg. Batemans Bay), you will drive through Braidwood, then Bungandore, then enter Queanbeyan. Drive along Canberra Avenue. Turn left into Hindmarsh Drive, following the signs to Woden. Travel down Hindmarsh Drive. Turn right at the 5th set of traffic lights into Yamba Drive. You will pass the Canberra Hospital on your left. Turn right at the traffic lights into Wisdom Street and follow the route below to get to the Medical Centre.