Holiday Closure at Epichealth Portarlington

Portarlington Christmas hours

As the holiday season approaches, we would like to take this opportunity to express our gratitude for entrusting us with your health and well-being. Epichealth Medical Clinic Portarlington has had the privilege of serving the Bellarine community for the past year, and we are grateful for the trust you have placed in us.

In celebration of the festive season and to allow our dedicated team to recharge, we would like to inform you that our Portarlington clinic will be closed from Monday 25th December 2023 to Monday 1st January 2024. Please note that both Pathology and Bellarine Community Health services will also be closed during this period. We will resume normal operating hours on Tuesday 2nd January from 8:30 am.

For our existing patients seeking medical assistance during this period, we understand the importance of continuity of care. Dr. Tom Souchen will be available on Friday 29th December at Epichealth Medical Clinic Ocean Grove, located at the Marketplace Shopping Centre. To secure an appointment with Dr. Tom, please call the Ocean Grove practice on (03) 5256 2500.

If you find yourself in need of medical attention during our closure, Epichealth Ocean Grove will be open throughout this holiday period, excluding Christmas Day and Boxing Day. Please call the practice on (03) 5256 2500 or book online if you need to see a doctor during this time.

If you require urgent medical attention, please contact the Priority Primary Care Centre in Belmont on (03) 4206 7366. Please note that the closest emergency departments are at University Hospital or St John of God Hospital in Geelong.

We appreciate your understanding and support during this time. Our commitment to providing exceptional healthcare remains unwavering, and we look forward to continuing to serve you in the coming year.


39-41 Fenwick Street
Portarlington, VIC 3223
(in the old BCH building)