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McKellar Centre

The McKellar Centre offers a range of professional aged care services, as well as rehabilitation both as an inpatient and community rehabilitation clinics, community health and palliative care services. It is situated on a vibrant community asset with parkland surrounds and incorporates state-of-the-art equipment.

Formerly known as Grace McKellar, the centre was initiated by a grant from the McKellar family many years ago. It has provided health care to people from Geelong and beyond for more than 50 years. 

Visiting hours

There are no set hours, but visitors are asked to visit at reasonable hours. It is the policy of McKellar Centre to welcome children and young adults into residential areas, and it is acknowledged that interaction between young and old can be positive and valuable. However, such visits must not inconvenience other residents.

Visitor hours at the McKellar Mental Health and Wellbeing Unit are 2pm - 4.30pm and 5.30pm - 8pm daily.

The children's playground area is outside Cafe 45, parents are responsible for the supervision of their children. 

Transport and Parking


Two local bus companies service the Geelong area. A bus stop is located within the grounds of McKellar Centre.

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Pick up and drop off patients at the following locations: Main Reception, Inpatient Rehabilitation.

Public telephones are located near main reception.

Visitor/Client Parking

  • Free parking up to 3.5 hours
  • $5 for 3.5 hours to 5 hours
  • $7 5 for hours or greater

Parking permits for extended hours are available in some circumstances, please talk to the reception area of the service you are visiting for more information.


Last Modified: Friday, 28 July 2023

Contact Us


McKellar Centre
45 - 95 Ballarat Rd
North Geelong 3215

Phone Number: (03) 4215 5200

Car Parking:Available onsite