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Health alert: Novel coronavirus (COVID-19)

Visitors are able to attend our facilities in Metro South Health and will be required to wear a mask. Please refer to the visitor restrictions for more information.

Find out where to get tested at one of our fever clinic locations, where to get vaccinated, our COVID-19 response and read the latest Queensland Government information.

2021 PAH Christmas Decorating Competition

4 December 2021 to 11 December 2021

Show us The Colours of Christmas and you could win a $500 bursary to go towards staff development or education in your ward/unit/area.

Ward decorating has now commenced and will need to be completed by 11 December.


    Registrants for the best decorated area at the Princess Alexandra Hospital are listed below.

    1. Nutrition Assistance Office
    2. PAH Library and Knowledge Centre
    3. Ward 2C Neurosciences
    4. Ward 2E Oncology
    5. Ward 3C
    6. Ward 3E Coronary Care (Combined)
    7. Ward 4C

    Voting for your favourite ward/unit/area will open from 13 and 14 December. An online voting form will be made available here to vote for your favourite area. Photos of the christmas decorations (where provided) will be linked next to the registrants above.

    Mask requirements/physical distancing

    Your safety is our highest priority. To reduce the amount of traffic coming into our wards/units/areas to view the Christmas decoration displays, please maintain physical distancing where possible and wear a mask, if safe to do so, if you cannot stay 1.5 metres apart from other people.


    Two prizes will be made available:

    • Judges' Choice: Winner chosen by the Executive and Consumer Judging Panel.
    • Peoples' Choice: Winner chosen by colleagues and staff (online voting).

    Key dates

    • 22 November - 3 December: Registration open
    • 29 November - 3 December: Accreditation
    • 3 December: Registration closes
    • 4 - 11 December: Ward decorating commences
    • 11 December: Ward decorating complete
    • 13 and 14 December: Peoples' Choice voting
    • 16 December: Christmas Panel evaluation
    • 17 December: Winners announced at PAH Staff Forum.
    Last updated 6 December 2021
    Last reviewed 19 November 2021