03 5237 8590 coordinator@mwnh.org
Telehealth Services

Telehealth Services

Have you ever thought of organising a telehealth appointment with your specialist or health care provider when travel is not an option? Unsure about how to book the appointment or what is required to make the call? Our community telehealth hub is here to help.

If you don’t have access to a personal mobile or ipad/computer or do not feel comfortable setting up the call on your own device, then book an appointment
with the Marrar Woorn Neighbourhood House and our staff will guide you through the process.

Monday or Tuesday from 10am – 3pm
To book
Phone: 5237 8500

Or for appointments at other times call Ollie on 0447 013 507

For further information about Great Ocean Road Health’s telehealth program, visit


Breast Screening Bus

Breast Screening Bus

Take the bus to your next breast screen appointment.

Twice a year,  a small bus to takes women from Apollo Bay and Forrest to breast screening appointments in Geelong with Breast Screen Victoria.

Breast Screen Victoria invites women aged 50-74 who do not have breast symptoms for a free breast screen every two years. Women over 40 are eligible to attend.

The bus leaves from Apollo Bay, picks up in Forrest and then there is time for a quick shop or lunch at Waurn Ponds. Cost for return transport is $15 per person.

Tuesday 15th November 2022
Depart 8.45am from Marrar Woorn Neighbourhood House, 6 Pengilley Ave Apollo Bay

Return around 5pm

Booking https://www.trybooking.com/CDWNR

Bookings required by Nov 8th to allow time for paperwork for the group booking.

Financial Counselling Appointments

Financial Counselling Appointments

Free Financial Counselling appointments


Rhonda Mahoney provides confidential information and support for individuals, families and groups who are experiencing debt problems. Counselling on debt management, negotiating with creditors and budgeting is available, as well as information on bankruptcy, credit laws and government assistance.
Rhonda is from Colac Area Health and visits Marrar Woorn fortnightly.
To make a booking call Rhonda on 0429 329 555 or 5232 5183 or email rmahoney@cah.vic.gov.au
OkiDo Yoga

OkiDo Yoga

Oki Do Yoga with Andy Hack


Andy’s classes are back in term four.
Set aside some time in the week to slow down, quieten the mind and listen to the body. Yoga is not for everyone, but it might be for you! Open your mind and give it a try. Suitable for all levels.
At the Apollo Bay Seniors Centre
4 Whelan St Apollo Bay
Mondays October 5th to December 5th
(no class Oct 31) = 9 classes
BYO mat and water bottle
Dog Obedience Classes

Dog Obedience Classes

𝐃𝐨𝐠 𝐨𝐛𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐜𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐬𝐞𝐬 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐩𝐮𝐩𝐩𝐢𝐞𝐬 𝐚𝐠𝐞𝐝 𝟏𝟔 𝐰𝐞𝐞𝐤𝐬 𝐭𝐨 𝟏𝟖 𝐦𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐡𝐬
Six classes from Friday 29th April 5-6pm at the tennis courts at the Apollo Bay Rec Reserve.
$120 – dog must be up to date with vaccinations.
Instructor J. Laird

Pickling Classes

Pickling Classes

𝐋𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐧 𝐡𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 𝐩𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐞𝐫𝐯𝐞 𝐟𝐫𝐮𝐢𝐭𝐬 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐯𝐞𝐠𝐞𝐭𝐚𝐛𝐥𝐞𝐬 – 𝐚 𝐟𝐫𝐞𝐞 𝐜𝐥𝐚𝐬𝐬

Join volunteers from Second Sails as they pass on years of knowledge in the art of pickling and preserving fruits and vegetables.

Thursday 7th April
11am – 2pm
Apollo Bay Seniors Hall, 4 Whelan St

Produce made on the day will be sold at Second Sails Op Shop to help raise funds for Great Ocean Road Health

This is a free class, but bookings required to Raelene
on 0408 255 789