Frequently Asked Questions




What Sort of Payment Methods Do You Accept?

Payment methods that I accept are:

  • Cash
  • Eftpos
  • Visa or Mastercard

A receipt is provided at the end of each appointment.

What About Health Insurance Rebates?

Private health fund claims can be made electronically using HICAPS provided you have “Extras” cover and your health fund participates in the HICAPS scheme.

A receipt is always provided, which you can take to your health fund if they are not part of the HICAPS scheme.

Where Is The Clinic?

Rathdowne Street Chinese Medicine Clinic is located on the corner of Rathdowne and Newry Streets in North Carlton.

Melway reference: 2B, J2

Is There Parking Nearby?

There is ample 2-, 3-, and 4-hour unmetered parking along Rathdowne and Newry Streets.

How Do I Get There By Public Transport?

Fortunately you have several options:

  • Buses go along Rathdowne Street- Route 250, 251 or 253 (Garden City to Northland or La Trobe University) stop outside Carlton Library.
  • Tram routes along Lygon Street- No 1 (South Melbourne beach to East Coburg) & No 8 (Toorak to Moreland). Get off at stop 115-Newry St/Lygon St Carlton North and walk along Newry Street.
  • Tram route along Nicholson Street- No 96 (St Kilda beach to East Brunswick). Get off at stop 18-Curtain St/Nicholson St Carlton North and walk along Newry Street.

curtain squareWhat else is in the area? My friends/family will be waiting for me…

Curtain Square is right across the road, and includes a children’s playground. Carlton Library is also across the road, and there are numerous cafes, restaurants and speciality shops are located along Rathdowne Village.

© 2014 Daniel Godel