Australia’s active vaccine safety system


Kids Research, Sydney Children's Hospitals Network,
Cnr Haweksbury Rd &
Hainsworth St, Westmead

Post: Locked Bag 4001,
Westmead NSW 2145, Australia



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

Our offices are currently closed for the holiday break until Monday 10 January 2022 and we will not be responding to email enquiries during this time. 

We are unable to provide medical advice to the general public via email. Please speak to your doctor to discuss your specific clinical situation. Your healthcare provider is advised to contact the appropriate immunisation specialist service in your state if additional clinical support is required. 

If you would like to report an adverse event following immunisation (AEFI), please visit the Australian Government Department of Health website to find out how you can report AEFIs in your state or territory.

Please visit the Australian Government Department of Health website for additional information on COVID-19 vaccines, eligibility and where to be vaccinated.

For all other enquiries, please fill out the form below and we will address these upon our return to the office on Monday 10 January 2022.


Where we are

By taxi

If travelling by taxi, direct the driver to drop you at the front entrance of The Children’s Hospital at Westmead.

By train

The Children’s Hospital at Westmead is a short walking distance from Westmead Station (450 metres). If you require further information visit CityRail.

By bus

There are several bus routes to The Children’s Hospital at Westmead. For further information visit Sydney Buses.

By car

Limited paid public parking including disabled parking is available in the Children's Hospital Medical Centre / visitor’s car park.

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