Food and Dietary Service

Our onsite catering is provided by Nourish Cafe – delivering fresh and wholesome food during your recovery. This includes a lunch and dinner food service while in hospital, specific to your dietary requirements.

Food service at ormisonYou may choose from a continental or cooked breakfast – serviced by Ormiston Hospital. We pride ourselves in redefining the hospital dining experience.

You will be provided with a delicious seasonal daily menu to make your dining selections. All special diets for specific food allergies, diabetes and gluten free are catered for.

Please ensure that you let your nurse know of any food allergies you may have if you have not already supplied this information prior to your admission.

You may be required to have a special diet for some or all of the your time in hospital, at your surgeon’s request.  This depends on the surgery you have had performed and our food service will be adjusted to your needs.

Ward Meal Times:

Breakfast 7.30 am – 9.00 am
Morning Tea 10.00 am
Lunch 12.30 pm – 1.00 pm
Afternoon Tea 3.30 pm
Dinner 5.30 pm – 7.30 pm


You are welcome to request hot beverages outside of these times. Fresh water jugs will be delivered to your room daily and can be replenished for you as required.