Regional and rural patients | Chris O'Brien Lifehouse
A Country Club member holds a mug of tea

Travelling for treatment can be challenging. At Chris O’Brien Lifehouse, we aim to make regional and rural patients and their families feel at home, not just within the hospital, but during all stages of their visit.

Get to know the neighbourhood


Try these options for accommodation close to the hospital:

  • Claim a 20% patient discount on short stays at Veriu self contained apartments. For long stays, contact Veriu directly.
  • Airbnb has a number of affordable options nearby.
  • Nearby serviced apartments and three to four star hotels including Rydges Camperdown.
  • Seasonal accommodation can be found at certain times of the year with Glebespace.

Getting here

To learn about transport options at Chris O’Brien Lifehouse, click here.

Things to do

If you are coming with your family, please visit Kidsize Living for cafes, activities, parks for families in Sydney. Pick the Inner West section for activities and amenities in the Lifehouse neighbourhood.

Country Club members drink tea and biscuits around a table

Country Club

Meet other regional patients, their families and carers at our weekly Country Club.

Born out of a desire to provide support and friendship to families who come to Sydney for treatment, Country Club meets every Wednesday from 11am to 1pm in the patient lounge on the ground floor next to the main lifts. All welcome!

Contact Us

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