Tara Road Medical Centre, Papamoa

  • FLU VACCINATIONS available from the 4th of April 2022. Either BOOKED clinics or just direct WALK-IN possible.
  • Omicron has arrived and it will be here for a while. Best to get vaccinated and to protect yourself as much as you can.
  • We are open for Covid swabbing for registered and non-registered persons.
  • Are you COVID positive, then call Healthline on 0800 358 5453 or register online (via https://covid19.govt.nz)
  • We are OPEN TO ALL PATIENTS; please do not delay getting medical care when needed.
  • Consultations can be booked through reception or through our patient portal Manage My Health. You are encouraged to book a PHONE or a VIRTUAL consult, but you can book a face-to-face consultation with the nurse, nurse practitioner or doctor too.
  • All walk-in patients will be asked to WAIT in their cars prior to any consult. The waiting room will be kept empty.
  • If YOU or YOUR CHILD has FEVER, COLD-like, FLU-like or COVID-like symptoms then: PHONE US FIRST FOR ADVICE; DO NOT ENTER OUR MEDICAL CENTRE.
  • We will talk to you over the phone and advice you when to come in for a further assessment (and when needed a COVID-19 swab). As per guidelines of the Royal New Zealand College of General Practice we are advised that:
  • It is mandatory to wear a mask in the practice and please scan our QR code on your way in.
  • Visit https://covid19.govt.nz/ for any up to date information on COVID or or https://covid19.bopdhb.govt.nz/ for local COVID news.

Due to a low uptake, we have stopped our covid vaccination clinics.

Virtual consults / Video Chat


If you have BOOKED a VIRTUAL APPOINTMENT / VIDEO CHAT ;please click on the link below to connect to a video call. Please enter the virtual waiting room before your consult time is to start. 

Please ok sound and video on your device as you enter.


Tara Road Medical Centre is a beautiful, modern, and purpose-built surgery in Papamoa, conveniently situated at the corner of Tara Road, Parton Road and Te Okura Drive. We aspire to offer the highest quality medical and surgical care for our patients in a convenient manner. Our staff is friendly, well trained and highly motivated to offer you a wide range of services. We offer both routine appointments and also emergency or acute care. We have easy parking and a dispensing pharmacy and physiotherapist conveniently next to us.