Ronald McDonald House-Randwick

Service Description

Accommodation for 32 families with seriously ill children who are being treated in Sydney Children's Hospital, Randwick. The house provides all necessary facilities for the comfort of families. Staff and volunteers provide a caring and supportive environment so that families only concern is to be with their child. Priority is given to families living over 100km away, including international and interstate. Accommodation is available from one night to a year or longer if needed. Facilities include private family rooms, some with en-suites, common kitchens, lounges, quiet rooms and play areas.

Hours of Operation

24 hours, office open business hours


Referral System

Anyone may refer, Self, Doctor, Hospital. It is advisable to book as soon as hospital arrangements are made.

Service Fees

No fees apply, assistance is available via IPTAAS

Disability Access


Organisational Information

Area Served


Other Information

Facilities Available

Newly diagnosed patients given priority. If RMH is booked they will assist to find other accommodation in the area.

Volunteering Opportunities

Yes- Groups and family or friends are welcome to Make a Meal for families who are staying at the house- enquire for details

Last Updated: 23 October 2023