Maryborough District Health Service

MDHS is one of the largest employers in the Central Goldfields Shire, located in Central Victoria, with over 400 staff employed over three campuses – AvocaDunolly and Maryborough.

We provide a wide variety of acute services, from Acute and Urgent Care to antenatal, surgical and community services, enabling a comprehensive health service delivery to the community.

Our staff are committed to the care of patients, residents and clients, providing an excellent standard of care across the organisation.

Our Values

At MDHS we are committed to our organisational values:


Local guide


We employ over 400 staff, one of the largest employers in the region. Embedding a strong culture of education, MDHS has strong partnerships with universities.

MDHS is one of the largest employers in the region, providing the perfect setting to become part of our team and community.

Avoca is a beautiful area with tall river red gums surrounded by the backdrop of the Pyrenees Ranges with many wineries in the region producing some of Australia’s finest vintages. .

Dunolly is a small town of approximately 700 people, with a quiet charm and beautiful historic buildings situated amidst attractive bushland, 23km north of Maryborough.

Maryborough is central to the larger towns of Ballarat and Bendigo and approximately a two hour drive north west of Melbourne. Maryborough is renowned for its alluvial gold, but also has fine foods and local wines with cosy cafes and bakeries.