Contact us

  • If your child is critically unwell, please call 000.

    If your child has been seen recently (within 24-48 hours) in Emergency and you have questions regarding their treatment plan, please call 03 9345 5522.

    Please note that our doctors and nurses are unable to provide medical advice over the phone as they cannot adequately assess your child without seeing them in person; if you’re concerned for your child’s health please visit your nearest emergency department or call 000 if they are critically unwell.

    Please see the ‘Should I bring my child to the ED’ page for helpful information regarding your child’s health and whether you should check in with your GP or take them to an Emergency Department.


    Telephone +61 9345 5522

    Monday - Friday during business hours only


    Clinical Issues

    GP’s and health providers can phone for clinical advice or FAX through a referral to the Emergency Department, please note this is for ED only and not outpatient specialist clinics.

    Telephone:  +61 3 9345 5522 (RCH switchboard)

    Facsimile:  +61 3 9345 6006

    Please use 03 9345 5034 for outpatient referrals.


    Emergency Department

    Royal Children's Hospital

    50 Flemington Road

    Parkville 3052

    Victoria, Australia.

    Any feedback can be provided via the Consumer Liaison Team.