ARRC – Autoimmune Resource & Research Centre

ARRC is located on the entry level floor of the Pathology North building, John Hunter Hospital campus, New Lambton Heights 2305 NSW AUSTRALIA.

Public / Private Transport

Buses on routes 222, 224, 226, 272 and 363 serve the hospital.The nearest train stations with bus connections are in Waratah, Broadmeadow and Newcastle.

Hospital Parking

Parking at John Hunter Hospital is managed by SNP Parking. There is a fee for parking, with a lower rate for disabled and concession card holders. Weekly passes are available. Ask at the SNP parking booth in the main visitor car park.

Assistance for Travel Expenses

NSW Health’s IPTAAS scheme provides financial assistance for travel and accommodation costs for people living in isolated or remote communities who need medical treatment:- https://www.service.nsw.gov.au/transaction/apply-isolated-patients-travel-and-accommodation-assistance-scheme-iptaas

Community Transport

There are community run services that provide transport to hospitals and medical appointments for people in need. Contact the service for more information and eligibility criteria.

Abermain – 4930 4706
Branxton – 4990 7247
Cessnock – 4990 7247
Dungog – 4992 3448
Greta – 4990 7247
Kurri Kurri – 4990 7247
Lake Macquarie – 4901 2686
Maitland – 4932 5755
Merriwa – 6545 3113
Murrurundi – 6545 3113
Muswellbrook – 6545 3113
Newcastle – 6545 3113
Port Stephens – 4984 7999
Scone – 6545 3113
Singleton – 6571 2300