The Patient Courtesy Transport service provides patients access to medical appointments within Yarrabah Community and Cairns. There are two (2) buses which operate to provide this service; one for Yarrabah community runs and another to transport patients into Cairns on a daily basis.

To use the Cairns bus service, all patients must register their appointment details with the medical receptionist at Gurriny Yealamucka Health Services no later than 24 hours before the appointment date. All appointments must also be sighted by the medical receptionist upon registration unless we are advised by other sources in regards to appointments. Please advise the receptionist if you require a passenger to travel with you. The use our Community bus service, patients can book on the day of their appointment at the earliest convenience.

Timetables for both buses are as follows.

Cairns bus run

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Depart Yarrabah 7:00am

Depart Yarrabah 8:00am

Depart Yarrabah 7:00am

Depart Yarrabah 8:00am

Depart Yarrabah 7:00am

Depart Cairns 11:00am

Depart Cairns 11:00am

Depart Cairns 11:00am

Depart Cairns 11:00am

Depart Cairns 11:00am

Depart Yarrabah 1:00pm

Depart Yarrabah 1:00pm

Depart Yarrabah 1:00pm

Depart Yarrabah 1:00pm

Depart Yarrabah 1:00pm

Depart Cairns 2:30pm

Depart Cairns 2:30pm

Depart Cairns 2:30pm

Depart Cairns 3:30pm

Depart Cairns 3:30pm

The Cairns bus run on a Monday, Wednesday and Friday is predominantly for Dialysis clients. Other health appointments on these days can be taken. Departure times may change unexpectedly, so please ask our receptionist of departure time when booking a spot for this service.

Yarrabah Community bus run

Daily Monday – Friday

Start 8:00am

Break 12:30pm

Recommence 1:00pm

Finish 4:30pm

Our Community bus run travels into each direction of the community every hour. Clients can call our reception team on 4226 4100 to be picked up. We ask that clients tell our receptionist how many passengers they will be bringing with them to the health centre and if they require an infant or child car seat.