Our wards


Monash Children’s Hospital provides services across wards at Monash Children’s Hospital Clayton, Dandenong Hospital and Casey Hospital.

See below for more information and contact details for each.

Ward name
Monash Children’s Hospital Clayton

Specialist Consulting

Specialist Consulting – Suites 1 and 2, Level 2

(03) 8572 3004

Monash Children’s Hospital Specialist Consulting provides an extensive range of medical and surgical specialist clinics supported by multidisciplinary staff.


Therapies, Level 2

(03) 8572 3054

The Victorian Paediatric Rehabilitation Service (VPRS) is a statewide specialist service which caters for the complex rehabilitation needs of children and adolescents after major injury, medical illness, and congenital conditions who undergo interventions aimed at functional maximisation. Outpatient allied health services including physiotherapy, occupational therapy, speech pathology, psychology, dietetics, podiatry and social work provide services in this area.

Ward 2B -Oasis

Ward 2 – Neurodevelopment Unit, Level 2

(03) 8572 3182

Oasis Child Neuropsychiatry Inpatient Unit is our eight-bed ward providing specialist assessment and care for children 12 years and under who have severe mental health and neurodevelopmental needs.

Ward 2C -Stepping Stones

Ward 2C -Stepping Stones, Level 2

(03) 8572 3183

Stepping Stones is our adolescent inpatient unit, providing mental health services to young people aged 12 to 17. The unit has 15 overnight beds and five day-stay beds.

Ward 3A – Forest

Ward 3A, Level 3

(03) 8572 3300

Our 32-bed unit providing specialist surgical services and renal and procedural medicine.

Ward 3B – Cocoon (PICU)

PICU, Ward 3B, Level 3

(03) 8572 3270

Cocoon is a 10-bed Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), providing care to children who require life-support or an intensive level of nursing and medical care.

Ward 3D – Lagoon

Same Day Unit, Level 3

(03) 8572 3700

Lagoon is our 20-bed same-day unit for day surgery admission and recovery, medical treatment pathway and renal dialysis.

Ward 4A – Canopy

Ward 4A, Level 4

(03) 8572 3400

Our 32-bed medical unit providing general medicine, specialist medicine, respiratory, oncology and haematology services.

Ward 4B – Aviary

Ward 4B, Level 4

(03) 8572 3500

Aviary is our 16 bed ward providing adolescent medicine, paediatric rehabilitation and neurology services.

Ward 4C – Reef

Children’s Cancer Centre, Level 4

(03) 8572 3456

Reef is home to the Children’s Cancer Centre, our day oncology unit. The centre provides a comprehensive multidisciplinary model of care to children and young people with cancer and haematological conditions.

Ward 4E – Children’s Sleep Centre

Ward 4E – Melbourne Childrens Sleep Centre, Level 4

(03) 8572 3592

The Children’s Sleep Centre is a six-bed unit dedicated to providing consultation and sleep studies for paediatric sleep problems.

Ward 5 – Nest

Monash Newborn, Level 5

(03) 8572 3600

Nest is home to Monash Newborn, a 64-cot unit comprising of 32 Neonatal Intensive Care cots and 32 Special Care cots. Monash Newborn provides a supportive, evidenced-based environment that is focused on caring for sick and premature newborn babies and their families.

Dandenong Hospital

Children’s Ward

Level 1 (behind North 1)

(03) 9554 8326

Our 14-bed paediatric ward at Dandenong Hospital, providing general medical and general surgical services.

Casey Hospital

Ward F Paediatrics

Level 2

(03) 8768 1660

Our 16-bed paediatric ward at Casey Hospital, providing general medical and general surgical services.

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