Community Services

EMERGENCY SERVICES – For emergencies call 000

Police Station
Pelican Street (off High Central Road)
Phone (07) 3409 4722

Policelink
Phone 131 444 – For non-emergencies

Ambulance
Phone (07) 3409 4179 (Administration only)
Local Ambulance Committee
, phone Eve on (07) 3409 4863

Fire Station 
Operated by Macleay Island Rural Fire Brigade.

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To volunteer as a fire fighter, call the Secretary on 0407 392 885
For permits to light a fire, call the Fire Warden on 3409 4364 or mobile 0403 893 823

SES
Phone 13 2500  or locally phone Helen on 0407 896 106

Energex
Phone 131 253

Coastguard
Phone 3206 7777

Crime Stoppers
Phone 1800 333 000

Domestic Violence Hotlines
dvconnect womensline – 1800 811 811 – 24 hours, 7 days a week
dvconnect mensline       – 1800 600 636 – 24 hours, 7 days a week


MEDICAL FACILITIES

Bay Islands Medical Group
Russell Terrace
Phone (07) 3409 5434

Macleay Island Medical 
Corner of Southsea Terrace and Brighton road (next to pharmacy)
Opening hours: 9am-5pm (Monday- Friday)
-Accepting new patients
-Bulk billing clinic
General Practitioner- Dr. Sadhir Marathe
Nurse Practitioner – Sue Jamieson, MACNIP, MACN
By appointment or walk in for vaccines, minor illnesses, medical certificates,  prescriptions
Phone: 3450 3704
Website: www.mimc.net.au
Email: info@mimc.net.au

Pharmacy – Open 7 days
Corner of Southsea Terrace and Brighton Road
Phone (07) 3409 5187
Hours: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, Sat 8.30am-12.30, Sun 9am-11.45am

Hospital Transport (mainland)
Do you need transport to the hospital? Call us on 1300 463 593
Transitcare Limited
PO Box 4007, Eight Mile Plains QLD 411
Ground Floor, 36 Brandl Street, Eight Mile Plains QLD 4113
Website: 
www.transitcare.com.au

Macleay Island Dental
41 Southsea Terrace, Macleay Island Shopping Centre
Phone 3409 4440
Hours: Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri – 8.30am to 5.30pm. (Closed Wednesdays and weekends)

Mater Pathology (On Macleay Island)
Blue Care Redland Community Care, 32-40 High Central Rd.
Phone (07) 3409 2946
Hours:

Monday 7.30am to 11.30am (closed 11.20 – 12.00)
Tuesday 7.30am – 2pm (closed 11.20 – 12.00)
Wednesday 9am – noon
Thursday 7am – 2pm (closed 11.20 – 12.00)
Friday 7.30am to 11.30am

Naturopath – Swift Naturopathics – Sally Swift, R.N., N.D., B.APP.SC., FELLOW OF A.N.T.A.
Specialising in Massage, Remedial Therapies, Reflexology and Clinical Hypnotherapy
Phone 0427 754 095
Tues-Sat (Macleay Island) – Alli’s Exquisite Eyelash Extensions, Hair & Nails, Emerald Isle, 308 High Central Road, Macleay Island
Monday (Russell Island) – Kirsty Holmes My Health Isle, 15 High Street, Russell Island
Sunday (Macleay Island) – 40 Piccaninny Street, Macleay Island

Homeopathy – Homworx Homeopathy – Camilla Gold BHSc Hom ARoH professional member of AHA
Specialising in family and women’s health, anxiety and depression
Phone: 0413 057 468
Email: camilla@homworx.com.au
Sunday – Wednesday (Macleay Island) 58 Wirralee Street Macleay Island
Thursday (Russell Island) My Health Aisle
Friday – Saturday (Macleay Island) 58 Wirralee Street Macleay Island
Home visits also available.


SUPPORT SERVICES

Aussie Mens Network
Phone: 0418 182 648

Bay Islands Carers Support Group – FSG Australia
A self directed group for families and friends supporting a loved one with a mental health difficulty and/or autism to build networks and share knowledge and experiences over morning tea.
Meeting on the last Thursday of each month from 10am till 12 noon at the Blue Parrot Cafe, Southsea Terrace, Macleay Island.
For more information and to RSVP call the Connections Team on (07) 3213 7100 or email: connections@fsg.org.au

Bay Islands Community Services (BICS)
Part of SMBI Community Hub Outreach Service
Community Hall, Southsea Terrace, Macleay Island
Provide a comprehensive range of innovative and quality programs, services and activities to support the aspirations of individuals within the community of the Southern Morton Bay Islands.
Phone: (07) 3409 4222

Bayside Initiatives Group (BIG)
Part of SMBI Community Hub Outreach Service
A peer-operated mental health service providing outreach on the islands through the Bay Islands Well-being Group, a lifestyle and social support group helping people to learn new coping strategies and reconnect to their communities.
Phone: (07) 3390 1116 or 0499 747 000 or email big.inc@bigpond.com

Blue Care – Redlands
Macleay members meet weekly on Wednesday mornings at The Shack near the Community Hall on Southsea Terrace for morning tea.
Phone (07) 3824 4555

Freedom, Social Justice, Growth (FSG)
Part of SMBI Community Hub Outreach Service
Providing a range of innovative, person-led mental health services to SMBI, including Partners in Recovery (PIR), Purposeful Peer Engagement (PPE) and Mental Health Carer Support.
Phone: (07) 3213 7100

Group 61
Part of SMBI Community Hub Outreach Service
A voluntary organisation devoted to mental health that enables fullness of life through friendship with people affected by mental health issues.
Phone: 0421 129 253

Justices of the Peace and Notaries
Merle Bowden (JP) – (07) 3409 4801
Lynda Hill (JP) – 0413 192 656
John Norris (JP) –  (07) 3409 5251
Lil Threadgate (CD) – (07) 3409 5959
Brian Sutton (CD) – (07) 3409 4364
Ted Upton (CD) – (07) 3409 5441

Macleay Island Op Shop
Southsea Terrace, Macleay Island
Phone (07) 3409 5613

Meals on Wheels (All islands)
Phone (07) 3207 7126

Open Minds
Part of SMBI Community Hub Outreach Service
Works to enhance mental health and wellbeing by delivering a range of tailored options focused on the individual needs of each person. A registered NDIS provider.
Phone: (07) 3896 4222

Redland Community Centre (RCC)
Part of SMBI Community Hub Outreach Service

Supports the community with valuable ‘one stop shop’ community-focused services including emergency relief, family support and parenting programs/workshops, crisis and generalist counselling, plus events and courses.
Phone: (07) 3245 2117 or email  info@redlandcommunitycentre.org

Redland District Committee on the Ageing (RDCOTA)
Part of SMBI Community Hub Outreach Service
A community organisation which promotes the rights, interests and well-being of those over the age of 50 in Redland City. Provides information and referral service to seniors, their families and their carers, as well as one-on-one computer training.
Phone: (07) 3488 0680

Respite Services (Mainland)
Tea-cup Cottage ,provides respite and emergency respite for adults and children with disabilities.
They also have BlueTongue Adventures, a Day Service located at Capalaba every Wednesday.
For further information, contact Angela Jarrett, 0432 074 906
Email angela@tea-cupcottage.com

SMBI Community Hub Outreach Service

  • Working Against Violence Support Services (WAVSS)
  • Bay Islands Community Services (BICS)
  • Redland Community Centre (RCC)
  • Open Minds
  • FSG (Freedom, Social Justice, Growth)
  • Redland District Committee on the Ageing (RDCOTA)
  • Wellbeing Hub (Relationships Australia)
  • Bayside Initiatives Group (BIG)
  • YFS
  • Group 61

SIMBIOSYS
Southern Moreton Bay Islands Other Social Youth Services.
Phone (07) 3409 1177

 

Well-being Hub
Part of SMBI Community Hub Outreach Service
Through sharing and developing awareness, knowledge and skills for well-being, the Hub aims to support everyone in the community to experience positive mental health and well-being and to flourish. Run by Relationships Australia Qld.
Phone: Jan Elston – 0447 002 408

“Winging it”– a breast cancer support group.
For more information, please contact Marie on (07) 3409 5250 or 0401 001 197 or Sandra on (07) 3409 4435

Working Against Violence Support Services (WAVSS)
Part of SMBI Community Hub Outreach Service

Individual and family counselling for women and their children who have previously witnessed or lived with domestic violence. Also provides crisis response  to women experiencing domestic violence , court assistance at both Cleveland and Wynnum Courts, and  free community information and training. Contact: (07) 3286 7766

YFS
Part of SMBI Community Hub Outreach Service
Delivers a range of services to those who are disadvantaged, vulnerable or want to improve their circumstance. YFS champions rights and responsibilities of clients taking up social, cultural and economic opportunities.
Phone: (07) 3826 1500

 

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