When someone is seriously injured or in need of urgent medical help you need to dial 000 and ask for an ambulance.
If you are unwell you will need to see a local doctor, and for less serious illnesses, for example colds or headaches, you can buy medication directly from the chemist or pharmacy.
Taking part in water-based activities is a fun and popular past-time on the Sunshine Coast. Everyone should have the chance to enjoy our wonderful lifestyle.
Finding a doctor and your nearest hospital, and what to do in a medical emergency.
The services listed here provide advice and assistance for maintaining good health and well-being.
Information about Australia's health care system and private health insurance.
Learn about the importance of swimming between the red and yellow flags.