Our Facilities



Ronald McDonald House South Brisbane has a number of great facilities for the house guests to use. We offer 70 rooms at the South Brisbane House of which 10 are self-contained. There are inside and outside play areas for children with tables and chairs for parents while they supervise. We have a large communal kitchen space for guests and a number of lounge areas.


Welcome Desk
From 8.00am-8.00pm you’ll find a friendly volunteer available at our Welcome Desk. Our volunteers are available to help you during your stay with us so please feel free to request their assistance while you are here.

Communal Kitchen
There is a large communal kitchen located on the ground floor with a number of cooking stations. Cutlery, crockery, microwave, toaster, cookware and boiling water are all available. Tea, coffee, milk and sugar are also available. The communal fridges and freezers have been donated by Pauls and contain donated food items accessible to guests. Each room is also able to access fridge, freezer and pantry space for their own belongings.

Dining Area
Across from the kitchen is indoor and outdoor guest dining areas for communal dining. A variety of small and large dining settings allow for group or individual dining.


The Quiet Nook
An area for adults to utilise facilities for personal or business needs which includes a library.                

The Hang Out
A multi-age space where children can watch TV and play with the available gaming systems. The space will also be the home of our regular movie nights.

The TV Lounge
An area specifically for adults staying at our House to unwind and relax.

The Kids Zone
A multipurpose space that will house our Kids Club program. Kids Club includes craft, movie nights, story time and other fun activities. This program will run every afternoon, on weekends and throughout school holidays.


Beverage bays
Each accommodation level contains a beverage bay equipped with tea and coffee facilities as well as a microwave and sink.

Washing machines and clothes dryers are available to use in our communal laundry spaces located on each accommodation level within the House.

Rubbish disposal
Each level also contains a rubbish disposal chute.

Please note that there is limited car parking at our South Brisbane House. There are limited spaces within the building (including two disability spaces) and guests will also have access to limited controlled parking off-site but still within walking distance of the House. Both parking options will be at no cost to our families staying with us. House guests will be allocated parking when available.  There is also a drive-in pick up and drop off space at the main entrance on Vulture Street. Parking is not guaranteed and will be available without other biases or preferences. Please carefully consider transport options when making bookings to stay with us as to avoid disappointment and stress upon arrival.