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Turn your recycling into support for Cancer Council NSW

Wednesday 22 November

Cancer Council NSW has partnered with the EPA to enable the community to support those affected by cancer by recycling plastic bottles. Cancer Council NSW is one of four charities to benefit from the new recycling scheme Return & Earn… Read More

Buy a daffodil for someone you know on Friday, 25 August

Tuesday 1 August

Daffodil Day, a national day of hope for a cancer-free future, takes place on Friday, 25 August this year. People across Australia are encouraged to support the event by volunteering, buying merchandise or making a donation. This year marks 31… Read More

Cancer Council NSW announces Jeff Mitchell as new CEO

Tuesday 13 September

Cancer Council NSW has announced the appointment of Jeff Mitchell as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO), following an extensive recruitment process. Jeff will commence in the role on 24 October, replacing Jim L’Estrange, who has decided to leave Cancer… Read More

Leading edge research set to improve outcomes for kids with cancer

Saturday 19 December

Australia’s leading childhood cancer researchers will today be awarded close to $4.5million to fund ground-breaking new research set to significantly improve the outcomes for children with cancer. Two separate research projects have been funded by Cancer Council NSW, and will… Read More