We are the charity for Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital.

Since 1985, the RBWH Foundation has been dedicated to funding life-saving research, world-class training and equipment to the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital. Supporting Queensland’s largest hospital means that our work goes on to help hundreds of thousands of Queenslanders every year.

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Help us make a difference

Your support can and will save lives through clinical research, training and equipment, which culminates in the highest quality patient care.

Clinical research

The RBWH is the states largest tertiary hospital and is home to many of Queensland’s, and the world’s, greatest medical researchers and scientists. Your funds will help ensure they can continue to break new ground.

Equipment & training

Technological advances and new treatments require constant training and upgrades in equipment. Your support helps us to maintain the RBWH’s reputation as a world-class health institution.

Patient care

Patient outcomes are at the heart of everything we do. With over 600,000 people in need of care at the RBWH each year, we strive to support our skilled and passionate staff to deliver the best possible patient care.

Upcoming events

Melbourne Cup by the River

Sunday 28 July 2019

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT Escape the crowds to the exclusive Mr & Mrs G on the Brisbane River and celebrate the race that stops a nation in style! The exclusive Shaw and Partners Melbourne Cup by the River luncheon features: Four-hour premium food and beverage package Sweeps Raffles Live racing on two big screens […]

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2019 QSuper Butterfly Ball

Wednesday 3 July 2019

The QSuper Butterfly Ball supports Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, particularly it’s smallest, yet most precious patients – babies. Money raised will help purchase new equipment and technology for the Neonatal Unit as well as fund life-changing medical research into conditions such as stillbirth, prematurity and birth-related injury. This year’s Butterfly Ball has a Rio […]

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In the spotlight

Royal Run Results

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2020 Robert & Janelle Bird Postdoctoral Research Fellowships

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