Hepburn Local Drug Action Team

The Hepburn Local Drug Action Team (LDAT) brings together local community organisations and community members to prevent and minimise the harm caused by alcohol and drug use within the Hepburn Shire by responding to local data and need. Our LDAT comprises of local organisations including CHRH, Hepburn Shire Council, Daylesford College, Victoria Police and Daylesford […]

Maternity Services

Maternity Services Kyneton Health moved to a level 1 maternity service in October 2019. As a Level 1 service, our staff cannot support labour and birth in Kyneton, but we can manage and care for you whilst we arrange referral and transfer to an appropriate level of care. We are able to offer or help […]

Active Living

Physical activity is important for everyone’s physical and mental wellbeing. It can reduce your risk of chronic health conditions; such as heart disease, type 2 diabetes and cancer, as well as help to reduce social isolation and strengthen social connections. Each year Central Highlands Rural Health participates in Premier’s Active April  by encouraging the community […]

Kyneton Surgery

Kyneton Health has two operating theatres equipped for minor and intermediate level surgery. Most procedures are day visit or short stay.  Our consultants are highly skilled surgeons and anaesthetists who are also attached to large teaching hospitals. Our experienced surgical nursing team provide person centre care to our patients before, during and after their surgery.  […]

Cook, the Chef and Us

The Cook, the Chef and Us is a Hepburn Local Drug Action Team (LDAT) supported program and funded by the Australian Drug Foundation (ADF). Coordinated by Central Highlands Rural Health, the program is delivered to Daylesford College students. The program aims to prevent the risk of early school leaving by engaging students in alternative education […]

Physical Services

Central Highlands Rural Health provides a broad range of services and health promotion activities to the Hepburn Shire. Physical well-being consists of the ability to perform physical activities and carry out social roles that are not hindered by physical limitations and experiences of bodily pain, and biological health indicators. Looking after your physical health is […]