COVID-19 drive through testing site closure

Please be advised that our COVID-19 drive through collection site at the Hobart Showgrounds, Glenorchy is no longer open at this location.

COVID-19 and other respiratory collections are available at our Gregory Street Respiratory collection centre and will require a request form.
This applies to testing for travel, hospital pre-admission and referrals from your Doctor.

This is by appointment only. An appointment can be made by calling the laboratory on 6223 1955.

The respiratory collection centre located at 20-22 Gregory St, Sandy Bay is open:

  • Monday to Friday 8.30am - 4.00pm
  • Saturday 8.30am - 12.30pm
  • Sunday 8.30am - 12.30pm

Please see below for further details.

Test Collection Appointments


An appointment is required for the following tests:

  • Glucose Tolerance testing
  • Commercial and Pre-Employment Urine Drug Screening
  • Breath Testing:
    • H.pylori
    • Methane and Hydrogen breath test
  • Semen Analysis
    • Post vasectomy
    • Fertility
  • Legal DNA and Parentage DNA testing
  • Blood collections for Children under the age of 10
  • Metanephrine testing

To make an appointment, phone 03 6223 1955