Our Vets

Dr. David Broomfield

David is a skilled orthopaedic and soft tissue surgeon who has served the local community for over 25 years. David has a special interest in modern anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) repairs and can provide many surgeries often referred to specialists. David is also passionate about soft tissue surgery and performs surgeries such as ectopic ureter repairs, sub-total colectomies, cleft palate repairs, skin pedical grafts, and entropion.

Dr. Caroline McCarthy

Caroline grew up in the Colac area on a dairy farm and graduated from Murdock University, Perth with a double degree in science and veterinary medicine and surgery in 1998. She worked in a mixed practice in Western Australia for a year before returning to Colac and has since worked at the Murray Street Vet Clinic.
Caroline has recently completed a year long post graduate course in dermatology with the University of Sydney.

Dr. Erica Ballagh

Erica graduated in veterinary medicine and surgery from Murdoch University in Perth in 2015. During her veterinary degree Erica developed a special interest in veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia, dermatology and medicine. 


Our Nurses

Michelle, Jacinta, Julie, Tanya, Bridgette, Rebecca, Keira, Alex and Annette

Julie has been a veterinary nurse for more than 38 years. She has been working at the Murray Street Vet Clinic for 22 years. Julie is the practice manager but still loves to assist with surgery.

Bridgette is our main after-hours nurse and also does clipping and grooming.


Annette is our cheerful receptionist who also does some nursing.

Rebecca and Jacinta are working towards certificate 4 in veterinary nursing.


330 Murray Street


VIC 3250


Opening Hours

(03) 5231 3375

24 hours

Monday to Friday

8:30am - 6pm


8:30am - 12pm


11am - 12pm


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