Useful Numbers

Emergency Phone numbers in Sydney

Police 000
Fire Brigade 000
Ambulance 000
State Emergency Services 132500

Telephone Country and Area Codes

The code to use when phoning to Australia from another country is +61

• How to make phone calls in Australia

The area codes for the different States, Territories and regions are:


Central East Region covering New South Wales, the Australian Capital Territory and some Victorian and Queensland border areas. (NSW, ACT)


South East Region covering Victoria, Tasmania and some New South Wales border areas.


North East Region covering Queensland and some New South Wales border areas. (QLD)


Central and West Region covering Western Australia, Northern Territory, South Australia and some New South Wales border areas. (NT, WA, SA)

For example, if you are calling Canberra from outside Australia, first dial your country's international access number, dial +61, then dial 2, then dial the local phone number.

• Directory Assistance Sydney Australia






Operator Assistance:


International Calls:


Australian Toll Roads
RTA E Toll Tel: 131865
Roam E Tag Tel: 138655 13 Tol
Roam Express E-Tag Tel: 137626 13 Roam
E-Way Tag Tel: 1300555833  



Sydney Hospitals

Mater Hospital
Location: Rocklands Road, North Sydney, 2060
Contact: 02-99007300

St Vincent's Hospital
Location: 390 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, NSW,2010
Contact: 02-83821111

Hunters Hill Private Hospital
Location: 9 Mount Street, Hunters Hill, NSW, 2110
Contact: 02-88769300

Balmain Hospital
Location: Booth Street, Balmain (Off Darling Street)
Contact: 02-93952111

North Shore Private Hospital
Location: Westbourne Street, St Leonards, NSW,2065
Contact: 02-84253000

Sydney Adventist Hospital
Location: 185 Fox Valley Road, Wahroonga, NSW, 2076
Contact: 02-94879111

Sydney Chemists and Pharmacies

Hunter Connect Compounding Pharmacy
Location: 109 Pitt Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000
Contact: 02-92350406

Priceline Pharmacy
Location: 1 Oxford Street, Darlinghurst, NSW, 2010
Contact: 02-92660970

Chifley Plaza Pharmacy
Location: 29/2 Chifley Square, Sydney, NSW, 2000
Contact: 02-92323126

Newtons Pharmacy
Location: 119 York Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000
Contact: 02-92677889

Blakes Pharmacy
Location: 20 Darlinghurst Road, Kings Cross, NSW, 2011
Contact: 02-93586712

Pulse Pharmacy QVB
Location: Shop 87, QVB Walk, Queen Victoria Building,
George Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000
Contact: 02-92612448

Pulse Pharmacy Bondi
Location: 211 Oxford Street, Bondi Junction, NSW, 2022
Contact: 02-93893227

Greenwood Plaza Pharmacy
Location: 36 Blue Street, North Sydney, NSW, 2060
Contact: 02-99250903

Pulse Pharmacy
Location: 84 Christie Street, St Leonards, NSW, 2065
Contact: 02-94677100