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SA Government COVID-19 Essential Information

Trusted COVID-19 information for South Australians.

SA Pathology COVID-19 testing sites

These opening times may change at short notice, please refer to the SA Health website or follow SA Health on Twitter or Facebook for the latest updates.

Adelaide - Edwards Park - Book online here
Anzac Hwy, Adelaide.
Open 9 am to 10:30 pm, 7 days
Aldinga (GP Plus Health Care Centre)
Pridham Blvd, Aldinga Beach.
Open 8:30 am to 3 pm, 7 days
Bedford Park (Sturt-Laffer) - Book online here
2 Laffer Drive, Bedford Park.
Open 7 am to 10:30 pm, 7 days
Elizabeth South - Book online here
Enter from Walsh Street, Elizabeth South.
Open 8:30 am to 10:30 pm, 7 days
Hampstead Rehabilitation Centre
207-235 Hampstead Rd, Northfield.
Open 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, 7 days
Port Adelaide - Book online here
Hart’s Mill Carpark, Mundy St, Port Adelaide.
Open 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, 7 days
Royal Adelaide Hospital - Walk in site
Port Road, Adelaide
Open 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, 7 days, including public holidays
Level 3, in the south-east corner of the hospital, closest to SAHMRI and North Terrace.
Walkley Heights - Book online here
1 Wright Road, Walkley Heights.
Open 7 am to 10:30 pm, 7 days

 

For more testing locations, see the SA Health website.

The online booking system is not managed by SA Pathology, please call 1800 253 787 if you require assistance booking an appointment.

Adelaide Domiciliary Service
For aged care facilities, vulnerable patients etc
Bookings essential, phone 8222 3000 or fax 8222 8950

Patient results
We will send results direct to the patient via a text message or call them on their nominated phone number – they don’t need to register for this service.

SA Pathology sends results for children under 14 years of age via text message to the custodial parent.

  • Please include a valid mobile phone number on the request form.
  • Results can be sent to the patient’s GP via iPath, EDI or fax if requested. The Call Centre is unable to give out results to patients.
  • Please indicate on the pathology request form if results are to be faxed.

Contact us
Please contact us if you have any queries or feedback about our COVID-19 testing or text message service at Health.SAPathologyCallCentre@sa.gov.au or call us on 8222 3000.

To provide general feedback, please email Health.SAPathConsumerfeedback@sa.gov.au. Please note this email is only monitored Monday to Friday during working hours.

Fact Sheets

How to collect samples

Test Information - Collection of Respiratory Virus Specimen

COVID-19 Identifying the Symptoms

Symptoms of COVID-19 can range from mild illness to pneumonia

Fact sheet: Listing of Swabs kits suitable for COVID-19 testing

Fact sheet: Bacterial Gel Swabs not suitable for COVID-19 testing

COVID-19 Swab Test

Patient Information sheet for the hearing impaired