Below are all directives from SA Health


Surgical Masks are mandatory 



Cloth masks are NOT acceptable

Mask exemptions do not apply in a high risk setting eg: General Practice

DO NOT present to the surgery with any infective symptoms 

  • Cough
  • Runny nose
  • Sore Throat
  • Fever
  • or been in contact with anyone with COVID
  • or awaiting a Covid result

If possible come alone to your appointment


We are offering COVID 19 swab testing in your car by appointment only.

These appointments are now available to book online. You can also "check in" online using the HOTDOC's app.


 We continue to offer Telehealth appointments in the comfort of your home. 

It is a requirement of Medicare that you have had a face to face consult with your doctor within the 12 months to qualify for this service. 


Astra Zeneca (over 60's) - Appointment by phone 

Pfizer (12 years and over) - Appointment by phone

 Pfizer  (5-11 year olds)  - Appointment by phone 

Moderna (Spikevax) (12 years and over) - Appointment by phone

Novovax (18 years and older) - Appointment by phone

It has now been approved for Over 65, Indigenous Over 50 and Immunocompromised patients to receive their 4th dose of the Covid-19 vaccine - Appointment by phone

An interval of 4 months is required between your 3rd and 4th booster unless otherwise specified by a medical professional

As at 2.4.2022   FLU VACCINES - Will be  Available - eligibility applies for the free vaccine - Appointment by phone 


Please note: There must be 7 days between COVID vaccination and any other vaccination.


You are required to sign into the surgery before entering, either use our QR code or paper version.

Face to face appointments still available 



Please be confident that we are doing our very best to keep you safe whilst still being able to offer you your normal services.


With lifted restrictions you can now book for telephone or standard appointments for various doctors at the practice.

From time to time there will be restrictions in place and we will be following the advice from SA Heath regarding any isolation protocols.  




Billing Update

As from 1st January 2020, Reductions in Medicare rebates have forced us to change our billing policy.

Practice Accreditation


From 30th March 2020 any one in Australia can have a phone consult with their Doctor.

If you don't  need to physically see the Doctor you have the option to make an appointment for a Telehealth consult.

You can either call the surgery and request this option or use our online facility and book through HotDoc.

It is a requirement of Medicare that you have had a face to face consult with your doctor within the last 12 months to qualify for this service. 




Welcome to Morphett Vale Family Practice

Morphett Vale Family Practice was established in 1977 to provide a family based medical practice. We are located approximately 30 minutes from the CBD, close to beaches and wine districts.

Very near is the semi-rural region of rolling hills boasting fine casual dining establishments. Shopping centres, colleges and public schools, both primary and secondary surround the area, catering to quite a few denominations.

Public transport is well established with both train and bus services running regularly.