Website, Email and Fax facilities will be temporarily unavailable

Due to maintenance and service upgrade, our Website, Email and Fax facilities will be temporarily unavailable from 3pm today (25/11/2021).

We expect all services to be functional by Monday 29 November 2021.


Those able to send documents directly to doctors’ inboxes, please use that channel.


Should there be other urgent document transmission requirements that cannot be met by the above options, please call us on 6432 2222.

The practice is and will be open as per our usual opening times, including the weekend.


All inconvenience is sincerely regretted. Thank you in advance for your support.


Doctors, Management & Staff


Welcome to Tasmanian Family Medical, incorporating Southside Family Medical (Burnie) Pty Ltd website. We hope the website has sufficient information for what you need.

GPs and practice staff are ready to welcome both old and new patients to the practice and we invite you to contact us for an appointment.  The practice offer the full range of GP services, including immunisations, travel medicine and sports medicine.  Onsite services include pathology, audiology, psychology, physiotherapy, relaxation, sports & remedial massage, orthotics & prosthetics and hypnotherapy, in addition t practice hosts specialist services in gastroenterology, urology, endocrinology, nephrology, cardiology and general surgery.

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Taking care of your health

We are a mixed billing practice.  

However, bulk billing is available for patients with chronic diseases, children (up to 16yrs), students, pensioners cardholders. 


Whilst most consultations are by appointment, walk-in patients are most welcome between 5-7pm Monday to Friday and between 8am and 1pm on Saturday and Sunday.

Due to high demand, appointments between 7am and 8.30am may be privately billed even for concession cardholders


All billing is at GP discretion

You will find our opening hours are convenient for you and your family and your medical needs.


We invite you to contact us today and make an appointment in person or using our online service.

Opening hours:

Monday - Friday :        7am to 5pm (by appointment)
Monday - Friday:         5pm to 7pm (by appointment & walk-in)

Saturday & Sunday:    8am to 1pm Walk-ins welcome

Public holidays:           Closed at this stage but may consider for future


1-3 Reeve St 

South Burnie TAS 7320

Phone: 03 6432 2222

Fax: 03 6432 2255

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