National Centre for Immunisation Research and Surveillance of Vaccine Preventable Diseases


The Children's Hospital at Westmead
Cnr Hawkesbury Rd and Hainsworth St, Westmead

How to find us

NCIRS is located in the Kids Research Institute (Kerry Packer Building), situated next door to The Children's Hospital at Westmead (refer to map). 

If travelling by taxi, direct the driver to drop you at the front entrance of The Children’s Hospital at Westmead. Limited parking is available in the Children's Hospital Medical Centre / visitor’s car park (fees apply).

If travelling by rail, alight at Westmead station and exit on the northern side of the station, cross intersection and head north down Hawkesbury Road (past chemist/cafes etc). Continue to the end of the road (intersection with Hainsworth Street). The Children’s Hospital is on the left.

The Kids Research Institute has security access – please see the Kids Research reception for entrance/directions.

If you have any problems, please call NCIRS on 9845 1433.