Tropical Vets first came to Atherton after purchasing the former Ready Vet clinic in 2021. This clinic is the north most of our six primary clinics, and is the newest addition to the Tropical Vets group.

Overseen by Tropical Vets director Dr. Graham Lauridsen, the Atherton team are a fun and social group, often getting out for social events together.

The Team


Dr Graham
Dr Graham Director
Dr Alana
Dr Alana Veterinarian
Dr Alicia
Dr Alicia Veterinarian
Dr Meg
Dr Meg Veterinarian

Nurses & Support Staff

Kate Newland Clinic Coordinator, Nurse
Anne-Klode Suares Nurse
Chantal Poulus Nurse
Chloe Jessop Nurse
Gizelle Hanly Nurse
Johanna Thieme Nurse
Nikki Paul Nurse

More about the area

Atherton is situated amongst the Atherton Tablelands, just over an hour from Cairns. With rolling green hills, numerous waterfalls, stunning rainforest and incredible array of wildlife, this is truly a beautiful area of far north Queensland. There is plenty to do in Atherton and the near by areas, especially if you're adventurous, including hiking trails and great camping locations, fishing, water sports, social sports, rodeo, diving on the Great Barrier Reef (just to name a few!).

About Clinic
21 Louise St, Atherton QLD 4883
Mon–Fri: 8.00am — 5.00pm
Sat: 9.00am — 12.00pm
Sun: Closed
For after hours emergencies, please contact 07 4091 7556 Book an Appointment