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Northland DHB Sexual Health Service

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Sexual Health Services in Northland are FREE and CONFIDENTIAL
We provide:

  • Sexual Health Screening 
    • Chlamydia
    • Gonorrhoea
    • HIV
    • Hep B
    • Hep C


  • Pregnancy testing
  • Emergency contraception
  • Diagnosis and management of sexually transmitted infections and other related conditions (including Genital Warts (HPV), Genital Herpes (HSV)
  • Sexual Health Counselling
  • Adult sexual abuse service: medical, physiological & social care
  • Sexual health education for clients and health professionals
  • Contraceptive advice


Location and Times of Clinics

Whangarei 123 Clinic, 17 Norfolk Street, Whangarei Ph: (09) 438 6123

9.30am - 4pm


 CLINIC CLOSED Easter 2nd April 2018

                        Queens Birthday 4th June

                        Labour Day 22nd October


11am - 4pm

4.30pm - 6.30pm - Men Only Clinic

  CLINIC CLOSED Waitangi Day 6th February 2018
11am - 6pm
   CLINIC CLOSED Anzac Day  25th April 2018
9.30am - 4pm
9.30am - 4pm
   CLINIC CLOSED Good Friday 30th March 2018
Dargaville 123 Clinic, Dargaville Community Hospital Ph: (09) 439 3330 ext 6733
Wednesday only
10.30am - 2pm 
 drop in clinic only

 CLINIC CLOSED Anzac Day  25th April 2018

Kaikohe 123 Clinic, 29 Rankin Street, Kaikohe For enquiries Ph: (09) 438 6123 (Whangarei Clinic)
Monday only
10.30am - 2pm
 drop in clinic only

 CLINIC CLOSED Easter Monday 2nd April 2018

                        Queens Birthday 4th June

                        Labour Day 22nd October

Referral Expectations

Appointments or ‘drop ins’ available. There is usually a minimal waiting time for an appointment.
You can either make an appointment (usually available within 0 – 2 days) or come to one of the drop in sessions (if the clinic is busy you may have to wait a while to be seen).

Common Conditions

  • Bacterial Vaginosis

    Bacterial Vaginosis (BV) a condition caused by overgrowth of bacteria that normally live in the vagina.… More

  • Candidiasis

    Candidiasis, or thrush, is caused by an overgrowth of a yeast (a type of fungus) called Candida.… More

  • Chlamydia

    Chlamydia is a very common infection of the mucous membranes (linings) of the male urethra, female cervix and sometimes the eye, rectum or throat.… More

  • Crabs (pubic lice)

    Crabs are very small insects which can infect the genital skin and cause itching.… More

  • Cystitis

    Cystitis is inflammation of the bladder, usually caused by a bacterial infection.… More

  • Genital Herpes

    Genital herpes is a common infection caused by a virus called herpes simplex.… More

  • Genital Warts

    Genital warts are caused by infection with human papilloma virus (HPV).… More

  • Gonorrhoea

    Gonorrhoea is caused by a bacterial infection of the mucous membranes (linings) of the male urethra, female cervix and sometimes the eye, rectum or throat.… More

  • Molluscum Contagiosum

    Molluscum contagiosum is caused by a virus and is seen as small lumps with waxy, white centres.… More

  • Syphilis

    Syphilis is an uncommon disease in New Zealand but one that can be very serious if left untreated.… More

  • Trichomoniasis

    Trichomoniasis is caused by a small parasite called Trichomonas vaginalis.… More

  • Urethritis

    Urethritis is the term used to describe an inflamed urethra.… More



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17 Norfolk Street (Cnr Grey & Norfolk Streets)

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17 Norfolk Street (Cnr Grey & Norfolk Streets)

This page was last updated at 12:48PM on February 7, 2018. This information is reviewed and edited by Northland DHB Sexual Health Service.