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Dargaville Medical Centre

Primary Healthcare Service


Dargaville Hospital, 77 Awakino Road, Dargaville

9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

12 Freyberg Road, Ruawai

Covid-19 testing

GP practice - enrolled and casual patients

This practice provides Covid-19 testing to enrolled and casual patients. Monday - Friday ONLY Please call the practice for more information.

Between the hours of 9am - 2pm the testing will be provided at the rear of Dargaville Hospital : Northland COVID-19 Community Testing Centres • Healthpoint


We are a family centred surgery offering a full range of general practice services to you and your family.

Our surgery is located at 77 Awakino Road, Dargaville.

Our team is made up of 12 GPs (see details below under General Practitioners) and:

Practice Manager & Clinical Manager: Judy Harris

Nursing Staff:

  • Sue Harris
  • Gerard Van Der Harst (Ruawai practice nurse)
  • Rosemary Child (cervical smears, warfarin control)
  • Doey Sullivan (cervical smears, smoking cessation, women's health, asthma education)
  • Carolyn McNabb (skin recall, immunisation)
  • Hayley Teesdale
  • Angela Hansen
  • Ajesh Robi
  • Mandy Talijanicich
  • Grace Flight
  • Pauline Ioka
  • Candace Herman
  • Katherine Tahere (practice nurse/ CVD nurse)
  • Tracey Henderson (diabetes nurse/practice nurse)
  • Karen Le Valliant  Enrolled Nurse


  • Naz
  • Aira 

Office Staff:

  • Carmen Beynon (Office Manager)
  • Dallas Taylor  (Office Manager )
  • Tana Iosefa
  •  Alisi Lama
  • Shirley Wood
  • Jamiee Lewis
  • Angel Emtage
  • Kayley McKenzie
  • Te Owai Ashby Nathan
  • Diana Maxwell
  • Lose Paunga


Enrolling new patients


This practice is enrolling new patients.


The following prices only reflect consultations during clinic hours (7.30 am to 5.30 pm weekdays).A $5-00 fee is addedde on the day.

Standard Consultation Fees for Registered Patients  
 Up to 14 years old Free
 14 - 17 years old $13.00
 Over 17 years old


 ACC surcharge (1st visit) $19.50
ACC Review $10.00
 ACC review and certificate $15.00
Standard Consultation Fees for Casual Patients  
 Up to 14 years old Free
14 - 17 years old  $55.00
Over 17 years old with community service card $55.00
Over 17 years old without community service card $75.00
Additional Services
Repeat same day prescription $19.00
Ear syringe $30-00
Minor surgery from $225
Cryotherapy $15.00
Cervical smear Free
Nursing services (e.g. dressings, suture removal) from $5.00
Blood pressure by nurse $5.00

All overseas patients incur a minimum $75.00


Dargaville Hospital, 77 Awakino Road, Dargaville

9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

Mon – Fri7:30 AM – 5:30 PM
Sat – Sun9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Please note that we do not provide free after-hours medical care for accident and emergencies. The nearest free accident and emergency clinic is at Whangārei Hospital. Dargaville Medical Centre also provides General Practitioner services to Dargaville Hospital, and the same GP fees apply whether you present at the hospital or the medical centre. Fees are expensive for after-hours care as they involve calling a doctor out from home. We strongly advise where possible that you see a doctor during the day.

We are open from 9 - 12 on public holidays for emergencies only.

Public Holidays: Open on all public holidays. The following public holidays differ to standard opening hours: Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM), Good Friday (15 Apr, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM), Easter Sunday (17 Apr, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM), Easter Monday (18 Apr, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM), ANZAC Day (25 Apr, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM), Labour Day (24 Oct, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM).
Christmas: Open 20 Dec — 25 Dec. Open 25 Dec (9:00 AM – 11:00 AM). Open 26 Dec (9:00 AM – 12:00 PM). Open 27 Dec (9:00 AM – 12:00 PM). Open 28 Dec (9:00 AM – 12:00 PM). Open 29 Dec — 1 Jan. Open 1 Jan (9:00 AM – 12:00 PM). Open 2 Jan (9:00 AM – 12:00 PM). Open 3 Jan (9:00 AM – 12:00 PM). Open 4 Jan (9:00 AM – 12:00 PM). Open 5 Jan — 7 Jan.

12 Freyberg Road, Ruawai

Mon – Fri9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

We strongly suggest that you make appointments for this clinic. To enquire about a booking, please contact us.

Public Holidays: Closed Auckland Anniversary (31 Jan), Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).
Christmas: Open 20 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec — 26 Dec. Open 27 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan — 2 Jan. Open 3 Jan — 7 Jan.

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Contact Details

This page was last updated at 2:54PM on November 12, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Dargaville Medical Centre.