Welcome to Wuchopperen Health Service

We are a community controlled Aboriginal Health Organisation providing comprehensive primary health care services to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people of Cairns. Wuchopperen began providing health services in 1981 and has primary health care facilities in Manoora and Edmonton and a child wellbeing service in Atherton.


Our Services 

Wuchopperen offers culturally appropriate, comprehensive primary health care which includes medical and social and emotional wellbeing services. See below.

Our Clinics

Wuchopperen’s Manoora and Edmonton clinics are open 8am - 5pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and 8am - 3pm Wednesday and closed weekends and public holidays.


For an appointment at the Manoora clinic call 4080 1000 and 4040 3100 for the Edmonton clinic. In an emergency call 000 for an ambulance or go directly to A&E at Cairns Hospital.

OUR PEOPLE

With a large majority of our staff identifying as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people we know the issues and health problems affecting our community.

NEWS  & EVENTS

The wellbeing of our whole community is important to us. Join us at Wuchopperen community events and read all about us in our quarterly newsletter.