12 Kropp St, Kilcoy, QLD, 4515, AUSTRALIA

About the Placement

Placement Type: Hospital

Services at Kilcoy Hospital include accident and emergency, Aboriginal and Toores Strait Islander Health, acute general medical care, dialysis, palliative care and x-rays. 

It is a 21 bed hospital.

About Kilcoy

Kilcoy is an idyllic country town located along the D’Aguilar Highway, surrounded by a scenic landscape, of rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges with views over the northern reaches of Lake Somerset. Only an hour from Brisbane, Kilcoy’s country charm, with enchanting shops, landscaped parks and friendly residents is the place to visit to escape the hustle and bustle of city life.

Close-by attractions include;

  • Lake Somerset
  • Yowie Park
  • Brisbane Valley Rail Trail


Getting there

Distance from Brisbane: 98km (1h 30m drive time)

Transport Options: Bus, Drive, Train

Accommodation Type: Hospital accommodation (onsite)

Transport required for placement: Advantageous - for exploring the region


The experience at Kilcoy Hospital was excellent. The medical staff were very happy to allow you to be independent and trusted you with responsibilities that made you feel involved and valued. There were constant opportunities for learning procedural tasks with both the medical and nursing teams.