Sydney Children's Hospital, Westmead (SCH)

The Children’s Hospital at Westmead provides quality care and clinical services to 80,000 sick and injured children each year. It is the largest paediatric centre in NSW and provides excellent care for children from NSW, Australia and across the Pacific Rim.

Specialist care is provided to children within a positive, caring and healing environment. Our clinical expertise, community education, advocacy for improved child health and ground-breaking research into childhood illnesses combine to make The Children’s Hospital at Westmead a world-class institution.

See map of Westmead Childrens Hospital: The floorplans and directory guide

Local Health District

Sydney Children's Hospital Network

Traditional Owners

The Darug people

Opening Hours

Open 24 hours daily.

Visiting Hours: Generally between 10.00am to 12.00pm and between 2:00pm and 7:00pm.

However, there are individual arrangements for Intensive Care and the Grace Centre for Newborn Care.


Two in the main foyer

Public WiFi


AddressCnr Hawkesbury Rd & Hainsworth St
Westmead NSW 2145
Phone02 9845 0000
WebsiteVisit Website


Patient/Carer Checklist

Support Contacts

Social Work Department02 9382 1021
Carer Support02 9845 3590
Chaplaincy02 9845 0000
Volunteer Service02 9845 3840
Aboriginal Liaison02 9845 3021
Telehealth02 9845 0000
R.E.A.C.H02 9845 0000
CALD Translation02 9912 3800