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Gore Medical Centre

Primary Healthcare Service


8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Covid-19 vaccination

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Pfizer vaccine (12+ years)
  • Child Pfizer vaccine (5-11 years)
  • Anyone currently eligible can access
  • Make an appointment

We are running our vaccination clinics inhouse here, 5 days a week.

We are currently able to give 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Booster doses of the Pfizer COVID 19 vaccination, please call if our set clinic times don’t suit. Minimal walk ins are accepted

To book your appointment online please use the link below or call 0800 28 29 26

Book Vaccine

At your appointment time please ensure your are wearing a Mask, bring your Covid Vaccination Record card (for second doses) and scan the COVID QR codes at the front door.

The majority of routine vaccinations can now be administered before, after, or at the same time as your COVID-19 vaccinations. The exception to this is the Zostavax (shingles) vaccine where a 7-day gap before or after receiving the Pfizer COVID-19 is advised. If you have any questions, please discuss with your health provider.

Covid-19 testing

Testing for International Travel

This clinic provides pre-departure testing for people who are travelling. Please call to book an appointment.

Community Testing Centre

To Access Covid-19 Testing in Otago and Southland, please call 0800VIRUS-19 ( 0800 847 8719)

Call centre operates 8:30am to 4:30pm, Monday to Friday and 8:30 to 4pm weekends and holidays.


Our experienced team of doctors, nurses and administrative staff is committed to providing the best primary health care we can, to you and your entire family. Our doctors take a whole-life approach to caring for you and your family. We look at how factors in your life affect your health and wellbeing and care for people of all ages including newborns, children, adolescents and seniors. At the Gore Medical Centre we have an “Acute Doctor” which means if you have an urgent medical issue you will be seen on the day.


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


Petria Falconer - Practice Manager 

Julie van Lieshout - Financial Manager

Nursing Staff:

Deborah Aynsley-Hunt, Kerry Harrington, Keri McClelland, Kath Simmers, Shona Davie, Sandi Holden, Hannah Mackay, Kaila Dinan, Trudie Pope, Zara Mills

Receptionist Team:

Glenys Edwards, Margaret Macgregor, Julie McGill-Brown, Haley Horrell, Sam Srimanthula, Cristelle Blackler, Eleanor Ashton, Katie Smith, Dawn Wyllie


Enrolling new patients


This practice is not currently enrolling new patients.


Enrolled Patient Fees

Under 14 yearsFree
14-17 years$27.00
18-24 years$46.70
25-44 years$46.70
45-64 years$46.70
65+ years$46.70
  With Community Services Card  Without Community Services Card
 0-13 Years  $49.00 $49.00
 14-17 Years  $65.50  $70.60
 18 Years & Over  $70.60  $86.00
 Repeat Prescriptions* (48 hrs notice) $23.00
 Urgent Prescriptions (on the day) $29.50
Prescriptions 0-13yrs No Charge
ACC Surcharge $26
Nurses Fee
  Enrolled C.S.C / non C.S.C Casual/Visitor
0-13 Years No Charge        $14.00
14 - 17 Years $13.00 / $27.00 $23
Adult $19.50 / $46.70 $37.50
   Enrolled Casual/Visitor 
 Smear Test $40.00 $40
ECG $27.50  
Driving Med $86.00  

*Repeat prescriptions need to be ordered well in advance. Please allow at least 48 hours for it to be ready, longer over weekends and public holidays. If you require an urgent repeat prescription (on the day), there is an extra surcharge for this.

Childhood schedule immunisation – no charge.

Medical certificates (e.g. Driving, Diving) are not part of the PHO funding and incur full non PHO fee.

Minor surgery fees – please discuss with your doctor.

Home visits by arrangement only.

Other extra examinations may incur an extra fee. Please ask at reception.

Payment of fees is expected at the time of your consultation.

Fees may change independently of this website.


8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Appointments are available from 9:00 AM – 11:45 AM and 1:30 PM – 4:45 PM with a doctor, or from 8:30 AM - 4:45 PM with a nurse.

Please phone for a suitable appointment time with your doctor or nurse. For those with a hearing impairment, please use the fax us on (03) 2081926 or email us at

After Hours: Call clinic phone - 03 2089222 and follow instructions to speak to the after hours service.

Public Holidays: Closed Waitangi Day (Observed 7/2/22) (7 Feb), Good Friday (15 Apr), Easter Sunday (17 Apr), Easter Monday (18 Apr), Southland Anniversary (19 Apr), ANZAC Day (25 Apr), Queen's Birthday (6 Jun), Labour Day (24 Oct).

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Services Provided

COVID-19 Vaccination

  • Pfizer vaccine (12+ years)
  • Child Pfizer vaccine (5-11 years)
  • Anyone currently eligible can access
  • Make an appointment

We are running our vaccination clinics inhouse here, 5 days a week.

We are currently able to give 1st, 2nd, 3rd and Booster doses of the Pfizer COVID 19 vaccination,…


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Covid-19 vaccination booking URL

Special Assistance Support (COVID-19 Vaccination)

Special Assistance Support (COVID-19 Vaccination)

  • Wheelchair access
  • A longer appointment time
  • Support to make decisions
  • Assistance to move around
  • More space to move around

Wheelchair Access


Contact Details

12 Eccles Street
Southland 9710

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Street Address

12 Eccles Street
Southland 9710

Postal Address

Box 39, Gore 9710

This page was last updated at 1:27PM on January 19, 2022. This information is reviewed and edited by Gore Medical Centre.