Patient Entertainment System
In-room Patient Entertainment - unlimited viewing for only $10 per day
Private patients can now access a wider range of in-room entertainment options while staying at Mater Private Hospital Brisbane and Annerley Road, Mater Mothers' Private Brisbane and Mater Private Hospital Redland.
Using the latest in touch-screen technology, patients can access in-room entertainment using Mater’s fully adjustable bedside screens to view over 100 recent release movies, music videos, Foxtel channels (including all three major sports channels), local radio and audiobooks on-demand, plus access to popular websites including Facebook, YouTube and Twitter. This offer is available by simply following the on-screen prompts.
Television -- Foxtel and free-to-air broadcasting
As a Mater Private patient you will have access to a range of premium television options include Foxtel's 'favourites' channels. Catch up on your favourite sports both locally and from across the globe with access to Fox Sports channels 1, 2 and 3. Discovery more about the world around us with Lifestyle, Discovery and History channels or kick back with a great range of cartoons or classic Hollywood films with Disney and the TCM channel.
Fox Sports 1
Fox Sports 2
Fox Sports 3
The History Channel
TCM (Turner Classic Movies)
Free to Air TV
Free to Air television channels are exactly that, free to air. Mater provides all private patients with access to watch public broadcasting channels. Simply follow the prompts on the bedside In-room Patient Entertainment touch screen
Movies -- choose from over 100 titles
Not had time to see the latest Batman, X-Men or James Bond installment? Missed finding out what becomes of Harry Potter in the end? Just don't have time to go to the cinema anymore? Well now you can have it all at the touch of a button, from the comfort of your bedside. Access over 100 movies-on-demand including a library of titles sorted by genre
Please note that our movie choices are updated every quarter to ensure you have access to the latest recent releases.
Radio -- tune in to your favourite local station
Connect with your local Brisbane radio stations and listen to the best in talk back, drive-home radio from the comfort of your room. Stations available include:
- Nova - 106.9
- B105 - 105.3
- Triple M - 104.5
- Family FM - 96.5
- SBS Radio
- ABC Classic FM
Music videos -- access to your favourite music video clips
Enjoy our music video jukebox at the touch of a button. Access a wide range of music videos on demand and enjoy classic hits from the 60's, 70's, 80's and 90's as well a great range of genres from Easy Listening to Country or Pop.
Mater Private patients receive premium free Wi-Fi 24 hours a day. Please refer to the instruction card beside your bed or contact reception for the 'MaterGuest' premium Wi-Fi password.
You can also access the internet via the Patient Entertainment touch screen.
Please note that websites that are deemed to have any inappropriate content, will be blocked by Mater's internet proxy.
If you require assistance to access the internet, please telephone our Patient Entertainment Support Team on 07 3163 8800 or dial 8800 from your bedside phone.
Audiobooks -- sit back, relax, and let us do the reading for you
Audiobooks - choose from a selection of 20 titles
Sit back, relax and let us do the reading for you with our range of enjoyable Audiobooks; titles are sorted by genre.
- Napoleon in a Nutshell
- The Sea
- Trouble on the Heath
- Carry on Jeeves
- Beekeeping for Beginners
- The Greatcoat
- Bond on Bond
- Murder Most Foul Volume 1
- Swimming Home
- Honeymoon in Paris
- The Driver's Seat
- Climbing to the Window, Pretending to Dance
- The Pat Hobby Stories
- Two for Texas
- Judith and the Holy Ferns
- Giving Up the Ghost
- The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
Patient Information and Educational DVDs
Access hospital patient information brochures and education DVD's by following the Patient Information prompts on-screen.
For more information, or if you require assistance, please contact our Patient Entertainment Support Team on telephone 07 3163 8800 or dial 8800 from your hospital bedside telephone.