Mookai Medical

Mookai Medical is available for residents of all Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander communities from beyond the Greater Cairns region, including Cape York, NPA and the Torres Strait Islands.  We offer both Medical and Nurse Practitioner clinics and provide a bus service for clients who require assistance getting to appointments. We encourage all our clients to utilise our medical service for new worries, follow-ups, and opportunistic health checks whilst in Cairns.

Medical Services


For your medical needs, Mookai Medical offers:

  • Long and short appointments
  • Men’s, women’s and children’s checks
  • GP Antenatal and postnatal visits
  • Family planning
  • Sexual health
  • Chronic disease management
  • Care plans, and
  • Vaccinations.

Mookai Medical accepts clients referred by Community Clinics, Apunipima, the RFDS, Child Safety and Queensland Health. We also support access and referrals to visiting Allied Health professionals and specialist services. Clients can also book an appointment directly with the clinic without a referral.

Mookai Medical doctors and nurses support continuity of care and service, liaising with your regular healthcare provider, and providing a complete health summary at the end of your appointments.

Please call 07 4081 7500 to make an appointment.

Our Doctors


Dr Irene Tjhung


Our Nurses


Nicole Ramsamy

Better Health Care is Our Mission