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Tuesday, 3 June 2008

Celebrities Celebrate Gold Week: Brian McFadden headlines celebrity appearances at Sydney Children’s Hospital

Date: Tuesday 3 June, 2008   
Time: 10am- 4pm
Location: Sydney Children's Hospital, Randwick, High Street, Randwick
What: 2DayFM outside broadcast featuring performances by Brian McFadden and Damien Leith.
Who: Damien Leith on stage 10.30am and Brian McFadden performs 3pm.

2DayFM are broadcasting live from Sydney Children’s Hospital on Tuesday 3 June with a star-studded celebration of Gold Week – the Hospital’s major fundraising campaign. Children and families at the Hospital will be entertained throughout the day with celebrity interviews and live performances. Listeners will be encouraged to make donations in support of Gold Week.

Patients, their families and staff will be entertained by two exciting Irish-born singer/songwriters - Damien Leith at 10.30am and Brian McFadden at 3pm. Other celebrities visiting the Hospital include Hi-5, Mike Munro, NRL mascots, Kerri-Anne Kennerley, Janie Seal, Giaan Rooney, Nickelodeon host Maude, SpongeBob SquarePants and more.

Support for Gold Week throughout June ensures that Sydney Children’s Hospital remains a leading centre of excellence in children’s health. The Hospital provides quality, comprehensive and expert clinical services, admitting some 15,000 children and providing over 290,000 occasions of service through its emergency, outpatient and outreach services.

During the month of June Gold Week badges will be sold at the following outlets; BIG W, Boost Juice, Coffee Club, Harris Farm Markets, Millers Fashion Club and NAB. Donations to Sydney Children’s Hospital can be made during June at any NAB branch in NSW, by calling 1800 644 336 or visit

To find out more about Gold Week, register to host a Gold Lunch or to make a donation visit or call 1800 644 336.

For Further Information Contact:

Kate Meikle, Communications Manager Tel: 9382 1188

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