Important Numbers

No matter where you are in the world, communication is vital, especially in times of emergencies. Below we've listed some important numbers that you may find yourself needing during your stay on the Gold Coast.

+61 is the code for Australia, and 07 is the code for the Gold Coast.

In the case of an emergency, it is only necessary to dial 000. Dial 000 for fire, police and ambulance services, but please note that you must specify which service you require.


State Emergency Services (SES)|132 500**

Gold Coast City Council (GCCC) Disaster Hotline (during disasters only)|1800 606 000**

Police (non-emergency)|131 444**

Ambulance (non-emergency)|131 233**

Fire Service (non-emergency)|131 114**



Animal Emergencies

Wildlife Hotline (wildlife emergencies, marine stranding and pollution incidents)|1300 130 372**

Animal Ambulance|1300 852 188**

Animal Ambulance (report an animal in distress / concerns for the welfare of an animal)|1300 264 625**

Health and Hospitals

Queensland Health|13 43 25 84**

Gold Coast Hospital (Public)|(07) 5519 8211**

John Flynn Private|(07) 5598 9000**

Allamanda Private|(07) 5532 6444**

Pindara Private|(07) 5588 9888**

Robina Hospital|(07) 5668 6000**


Translink|13 12 30**

Surfside Buslines|13 12 30**

Gold Coast Cabs|13 10 08**

Yellow Cab Co|13 19 24**

Roadside Assistance

RACQ|13 19 05**