A journey through time

To commemorate 150 years of wonderful achievements, we are pleased to share with you our new archives and collections website.

Family violence expected to increase following bushfire crisis

Australia has just endured a horrific start to the bushfire season, and many communities and families are now grappling with the devastating aftermath. Unfortunately, for some people, increased family violence is an added trauma to deal with at this already difficult time. 

Vale Tony Beddison AC

It is with deep sadness that we acknowledge the passing of our former Chairman, Tony Beddison AC, early Tuesday morning.

Supporting your child through the bushfires

Australia’s devastating bushfires have affected many families across Victoria.  For children directly affected by bushfires this can be an extremely distressing and confusing time, and many parents are at a loss with how to best help their children.

Supporting our supporters

The Royal Children’s Hospital has been fortunate to enjoy outstanding community support for 150 years. The generosity of the Victorian people, along with countless community organisations, have enabled us to become one of the world’s greatest children’s hospitals.

Victorian bushfires

The Royal Children’s Hospital acknowledges the enormous devastation across Victoria and neighbouring states, and we pay tribute to those combatting fires and responding to this tragedy.

Staying safe these summer holidays!

Here’s some tips for parents to help avoid illness and injury in children when travelling. Because the last thing you need on holidays is a trip to the doctor!