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Paddle for Kids 2019

Join the fun, feel the power, be part of a team helping Juiced TV to connect sick kids across Australia....

Zayden’s legacy: play for all

A Queensland Children’s Hospital patient has left a lasting legacy for other sick kids thanks to an inclusive play program...

Harrison helped by insulin infusion pumps

In early July 2021, 10-month-old Harrison was rushed to his local hospital after becoming severely ill. Hospital staff quickly identified...

Working wonders for kids affected by stroke

Stroke can happen at any age.  Each year up to 600 Australian children are diagnosed with stroke, which happens when...

Your gift, their future

Did you know that 70% of Australian adults don’t have a legally binding Will? Children's Hospital Foundation has partnered with...

World-first research project to have kids running to better health

A landmark research project funded by Children’s Hospital Foundation is aiming to improve the cardiovascular health for young children living...

New date for Nine Telethon

Same awesome event, new 2022 date! Due to the uncertainty around COVID-19, the difficult decision has been made to postpone...

It’s all about Thank YOU!

On Friday 3 September the Children’s Hospital Foundation held their inaugural Thank You Day. Everything we do for sick and...

A Lott more to play for

Many Aussies might not realise that when they play the lotteries, even if they don’t become instant millionaires, their money...

Mother of six wins life-changing prize thanks to act of kindness

One lucky Forest Lake resident has won the prize of a lifetime, taking home $250,000 worth of goodies in an...

Burns research to have international impact

We were incredibly proud to support Queensland Children’s Hospital Burns and Trauma Researcher and Griffith University Senior Research Fellow, Bronwyn...

Kids pledge their support to 42k Your Way fundraising challenge

Eight-year-old Flynn Harding from Narangba, and six-year-old Chinchilla local, Evie Smith, have come on board as the official ambassadors for...

Woolworths raffle winner collects her brand-new Hyundai

One lucky Lismore resident has been left speechless after taking home the first prize of the Children’s Hospital Foundation’s annual raffle in conjunction with Woolworths, valued...

Community rallies behind super Slater

The Southport community has come together to support one of their bravest residents, six-year-old prep student, Slater Clifton-Walker. Slater was...

​​Intravenous passport to improve experience of sick kids​​

The development of an intravenous (IV) “Passport” for children with complex health conditions is revolutionising the management of IV devices...

Boost for Brain Cancer Research

Australia’s only paediatric brain cancer research centre, The Children’s Brain Cancer Centre, has received a vital funding boost thanks to...

Firefighters cross the finish line on 710km charity ride

Thirty-three determined firefighters today crossed the finish line on a mammoth 710km seven-day bike ride in support of Children’s Hospital...

Keeping the wonder alive during COVID-19

Thanks to the support of our donors' sick kids like Lilly have had a helping hand to get through the...

Wonder Moments

Matilda rings the bell! Friday 16 April was a very special day for a very special girl! Matilda, one of...

Laser treatment helping kids with burns scars

Queensland kids living with significant burn scarring could experience better long-term outcomes thanks to ground-breaking laser treatment made possible by...

Grants offer career boost to Queensland women, to help make their mark in child health research

Leaders in paediatric healthcare and research came together today for International Women’s Day at a breakfast hosted by the Children’s…

2021 Regional Working Wonders Scheme

The Children’s Hospital Foundation is pleased to announce the 2021 Regional Working Wonders Scheme is now open. The Working Wonders…

2021 Working Wonders Grant Round

The Children’s Hospital Foundation is pleased to announce the 2021 Working Wonders Grant Round for Children’s Health Queensland (CHQ) applicants is now open.  Applications can be accepted...

Young researcher aims to lessen impact of transition to adult care

A young researcher from the University of Queensland is looking to improve outcomes for children living with type 1 diabetes,...

ALH Group Christmas Raffle Winner

On Tuesday 2nd February 2021 we drew the lucky winner of the ALH Group Christmas Raffle. Congratulations to S.E with...

Help sick kids and win big!

Four brand new cars and hundreds of thousands of dollars’ worth of prizes are up for grabs, simply by helping support kids doing...

Immunotherapy trial launched to protect children who undergo stem cell transplants

Australian researchers have begun a clinical trial of a new cellular immunotherapy treatment aimed at preventing dangerous side effects for...

Lucky Moreton Bay family win brand new car when they needed it most

For one lucky Moreton Bay family, winning a brand-new Hyundai Tucson Elite at the Children’s Hospital Foundation’s Telethon Kids Ball could not have come at a better...

Thank you, Queensland – 2020 Nine Telethon raises $11,105,140

In its seventh consecutive year, the 2020 Nine Telethon brought Queenslanders together in support of the Children’s Hospital Foundation, raising...

Thank you to BIG W Queensland and Northern NSW team and customers for $5 million milestone

On behalf of sick kids and their families across the state, the Children’s Hospital Foundation is saying thank you to BIG W teams and their...

Nova’s Bids to Help Sick Kids is back and LIVE NOW!

Ash, Kip, and Luttsy with Susie O’Neill kicked off this year’s Nova’s Bids to Help Sick Kids on the Nova...

Grants put women at the forefront of paediatric research

Four outstanding Queensland women have been awarded almost $200,000 by the Children’s Hospital Foundation to help work wonders in the...

Jimmy Barnes set to belt out bangers for sick kids

The Nine Telethon, in support of the Children’s Hospital Foundation, today confirmed the first act for the 2020 Telethon –...

$2.5 million pledged to digital PET-CT scanner for Queensland Children’s Hospital

Queensland’s sickest kids will be able to access a dedicated state-of-the-art digital positron emission tomography (PET) service at the Queensland...

Nine Telethon is back working wonders for sick kids

In support of the Children’s Hospital Foundation, this year’s Nine Telethon has an entirely new format, new faces, new entertainment and new venues.

Australia’s only dedicated paediatric brain cancer research centre receives $500,000 boost from Golden Casket

The donation will go to the Children’s Brain Cancer Centre, an initiative launched by the Children’s Hospital Foundation in collaboration,...

Sophie’s story

Without the continued support from Woolworths, their customers and the Children’s Hospital Foundation, Sophie’s future could have been very different....

Jack’s story

The music therapy that helps Jack through his appointments is made possible by the Woolworths and Children’s Hospital Foundation partnership....

Indiana’s story

The PICU Garden Terrace is a sanctuary for sick kids and their families and was beautifully renovated thanks to Woolworths....

Archer’s story

Rapid diagnostic testing for meningococcal which helped save Archer was made possible by the Woolworths and Children’s Hospital Foundation partnership....

Holly’s story

The patient entertainment system is one of many pieces of equipment supported by the Woolworths and Children’s Hospital Foundation partnership....

Lyla’s story

The Connected Care Program is just one of the many services supported by the Woolworths and Children’s Hospital Foundation partnership....

Molly’s story

The incredible Woolworths Wayfinders are just one of many services made possible by the Woolworths and Children’s Hospital Foundation partnership....

William’s story

The ECMO which saved Williams's life was made possible with funds from the Woolworths and Children’s Hospital Foundation partnership. On...

Queensland Police officers ready to run 160km in 24 hours for sick kids

Three determined police officers are just a few days out from a mammoth effort to run 160km in 24 hours...

Liv’s brave shave for brain cancer research

Eight-year-old Airlie Beach local, Liv Jamieson, with a heart of gold recently underwent a brave shave to help raise funds...

National infectious disease research extended thanks to funding boost

We are proud to support Queensland Children’s Hospital paediatric infectious disease specialist and University of Queensland academic, Adam Irwin, who...

Golden Casket funds Queensland life-changing paediatric research

Queensland children are set to benefit from the latest round of Health Services Research grant winners, funded by Children’s Hospital...

Australian-first research to use AI to diagnose eye disease in children

An Australian-first study funded by the Children’s Hospital Foundation is set to use artificial intelligence (AI) to diagnose a potentially...

You are working wonders for medical research

Thanks to your generous donations, the Children’s Hospital Foundation is extremely pleased to support Australia’s largest paediatric sepsis study.  As a…

Officeworks raises more than $70,000 for sick kids​​

The Officeworks community across Queensland wrapped up their ‘Round Up to Make A Difference’ campaign on Sunday 05 July, raising more than $70,000...

COVID-19 Update from the Children’s Hospital Foundation

During these unprecedented times, the Children’s Hospital Foundation has been carefully following news and updates about COVID-19.   We are in...

Young cancer survivor helps raise money for sick Queensland kids

A young Toowoomba local who beat cancer last year is putting his support behind a fundraising challenge in order to raise much-needed funds for the Children’s Hospital…

Round up for sick kids at Officeworks!

For the next three weeks (15 June – 5 July) Officeworks will be giving their customers the opportunity to work...

Super special virtual visit for sick kids!

Working wonders for sick kids got a superhero boost, when Chris Hemsworth appeared on Juiced TV Live to virtually visit...

Amazing Molly does it again!

For the second year in a row, instead of asking for presents for her birthday Molly, who turned five this...

Wonder Moments

We love nothing more than sharing wonder moments with you, and this time we have three! Charlotte rings the bell!...

Supporting sick kids during COVID-19

Even during these unprecedented times, working wonders for sick kids remains at the core of our mission. Everything we do,...

Eggs-tra special Easter for some eggs-tra special kids!

Easter was a little different for everyone this year, but for most people, being at home meant having some fun...

Wouldn’t it be wonderful to keep sick kids smiling?

It’s never easy being a sick kid in hospital, but the current visitor restrictions and reduced entertainment and support services...

Grants shine spotlight on Queensland women making a difference in child health research

Once again, on International Women’s Day the Children’s Hospital Foundation launched the Mary McConnel Career Boost Program for Women in...

Help more kids survive open-heart surgery

Each year, up to 300 Australian kids develop vocal cord paralysis following heart surgery… Wouldn’t it be wonderful to lower...

Wonder Moments

Many families can take it for granted that they will be able to spend Christmas at home, surrounded by friends...

Help work wonders for sick kids this Christmas

Queenslanders are being asked to help spread the wonder of Christmas to sick and injured kids by supporting the Children’s...

Glowsticks light up the night to bring Christmas cheer

Patients, families and staff of the Queensland Children’s Hospital came together tonight to kick off the festive season with the...

Children’s Hospital Foundation launch their Reconciliation Action Plan

The Children’s Hospital Foundation is extremely proud to have officially launched their ‘Reflect Reconciliation Action Plan. Reconciliation Action Plans are...

Give The Gift of Hope With 96five’s Heart of Christmas!

This festive season you can bring hope into the hospital, with 96five’s Heart of Christmas. This is your chance to...

Supporting vital research into paediatric stroke

In an Australian first, children affected by stroke are set to benefit from better long-term health care plans and a...

More than $13 million worth of wonders for Queensland kids

Queenslanders have risen to the occasion once again, donating a record-breaking $13,466,704 to the sixth annual Nine Telethon for the...

Vuly bounce into the bids, to help sick kids!

In support of the Nine Telethon, Nova’s bids to help sick kids is once again auctioning off a range of...

$1.7m surgical navigation equipment provides better outcomes for kids with bone cancer

Queensland kids with bone cancer will benefit from better outcomes after surgery, thanks to cutting-edge 3D surgical navigation technology made...

Queensland’s first research program to improve the lives of kids with cystic fibrosis 

The Children’s Hospital Foundation has pledged $2.5million over 5 years towards Queensland’s first dedicated cystic fibrosis research program to help...

Children’s Hospital Foundation named as Carnival’s Queensland Charity Partner

Carnival Cruise Line have announced a new charity partnership with the Children's Hospital Foundation, the official charity of the Queensland...

Start the bidding… Nova’s bids to help sick kids is launched!

Nova 106.9 has launched their second Nova’s Bids to Help Sick Kids, a silent auction to raise funds for the...

She’s got the music in her…

Dr Jeanette Kennelly started her working life as a music teacher, but always believed there was a role for music...

Top Lineup to Host 2019 Nine Telethon

A top lineup of Nine’s on-air talent will host the 2019 Nine Telethon across various locations on Saturday, November 16,...

Go the distance for sick kids this November!

This year we have introduced a community fundraising campaign to support our largest fundraising event of the year, the Nine Telethon.    42k Your...

The space that colour forgot!

Queensland Children’s Hospital is light, bright and full of art and colour to brighten the days of sick kids in...

2019 Nine Telethon Bigger and Better

In support of the Children’s Hospital Foundation, this year’s Nine Telethon has an entirely new format, new faces, new entertainment and new venues.

Tickets for The Coffee Club Telethon Ball 2019 on sale now

Tickets for The Coffee Club Telethon Ball are selling fast, with the popular event in aid of the Children’s Hospital Foundation promising to be the biggest and best to date.

Firefighters take on Bridge to Brisbane to help sick kids

On Sunday 25 August a dedicated team of Queensland Fire and Emergency Service workers will each strap on 21kgs of...

Golden Casket donates $500,000 towards the fight against childhood brain cancer

Paediatric brain cancer research in Queensland will receive a $500,000 boost thanks to a donation from Golden Casket. The money...

Eat Street is turning cans and bottles into wonders for sick kids

Ten cents from every drinking container recycled at Brisbane’s Eat Street Northshore is now helping help sick and injured Queensland...

Molly turns birthday into fundraiser for kids with brain cancer

Molly is celebrating her fourth birthday on May 18, and instead of presents and a party, she has asked friends...

Emergency Services start riding to work wonders for the Children’s Hospital Foundation

L-R  - Ian Ogborne, Tony Eggins, Mark Power, Rod    Borgges, James Gibson, Mark Vaughan Today saw the launch of...

Your small change makes a big change to kids in hospital

Aston Capper counts every can and bottle he recycles, knowing every cent – or rather, 10 cents – goes towards...

Hop to it! Woolworths Easter wall tokens are back.

Woolworths Easter wall tokens are in stores now. Please visit your local Woolworths to show your support for sick kids....

Australian-first research centre brings hope to kids with brain cancer

Directors of the Centre – Prof Greig de Zubicaraywith, Dr Tim Hassall, Prof Brandon Wainwright, and Prof Bryan Day with...

Paddle for Kids 2019

Join the fun, feel the power, be part of a team helping Juiced TV to connect sick kids across Australia....

Kaia’s Story

Kaia’s Story Kaia, of Southport, was diagnosed with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS) at the age of three. FSGS a rare...

Harrison’s Story

Harrison’s story Doctors had identified a string of renal and urinary abnormalities before young Harrison was even born. This list...

A Christmas message from our CEO

It has been an incredible year for the Children’s Hospital Foundation. We are proud to be making a real difference…

ALH Group bringing festive cheer to sick kids

Enjoy some Christmas cheer and support sick kids this festive season at your local ALH Group venue! Locations across Queensland...

Corporates rocking out for charity

The Children's Hospital Foundation is proud to be one of the beneficiaries of this year's BRISBAND event at the Triffid...

Run to help sick kids

The 2018 Bridge to Brisbane event is set to be bigger and better on Sunday, 26 August 2018. The Wonder Team,...

A Thor-tastic visit to the hospital

This Christmas, you can help sick kids get through their treatment and support the Children’s Hospital Foundation by purchasing Supporter...

Create your own Fundraising

Fundraising in your community is one of the most powerful ways you can help sick kids.

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