Queensland


QLD STATE OFFICE

Ground Floor
South Tower
Terrace Office Park
527 Gregory Terrace
BOWEN HILLS  QLD  4006

Talk: 07 3166 2140
Fax: 07 3852 4196
Freecall: 1800 22 00 99

QLD STAFF MEMBERS

Graeme Higgs - State Manager
Daryl Hyland - Volunteers Co-ordinator
Sophie Askew - Office and Events Coordinator
Miff Pate - Support Group and Outreach Program Coordinator

QLD BOARD MEMBERS

Distinguished Professor Judith Clements (Board chair)
Mr Peter Cox
Mr Mark Irwin
Mr Cameron Burke (representing The Adonis Society)
Mrs Tonya Stock
Mr Des Lang (Queensland Chapter Council chair and its representative to the Board)
Mr George (Ian) Smith
Mr Warren Cameron (Rotary International representative)
Dr Michael Gillman (representing prostate cancer health professionals)


A bit about the Qld office ...

  • We have specialty speakers that are available to come and speak at your workplace.
  • We will happily promote awareness of prostate cancer to all.
  • We kindly acknowledge the support we have received to date from our dedicated volunteers and the general public.

2014 Events

2014 PCFA and OCA Research Forum Invitation

> 26 June 2014
This one day meeting focuses primarily on updating men living with prostate cancer and women living with ovarian cancer & ...
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Past Events

Long Ride Bikers are Holding a Fundraising Barbie on Saturday 6th April

>  April 2013 
If you'd like to help the Long Ride bikers to fundraise for PCFA , come and join the next open day BBQ at Gasoline Alley Harley Davidson in Springwood. Read more>

AFLQ Masters ‘BE A MAN’ Carnival

>  March, 2013 
We need you! Man up, get your game face on and unleash your inner football star in the name of men’s health at the Queensland AFL Masters ‘BE A MAN’ Football Carnival. Read more>

Super Butcher & Boyer Weight Loss Awards Event

>  February, 2013 
The 30 days Boyer Weight Loss Presentation Awards Ceremony was held at Super Butcher headquarters in Yatala on Saturday 23rd February. Read more>

Australian Rugby League Masters Carnival has supported PCFA for the third year

>  February, 2013 
Queensland office of Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia would like to thank the Australian Rugby League Masters Carnival. Read more>

Ispwich Kart Club Event 

>  Februray 2, 2013
Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia is a charity close to home for members of the Ipswich Kart Club in Enduro. Read more>

La Pasion Del Flamenco Ball Event

>  November 12, 2012 
Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA) was delighted to be the charity of choice of the Australia Council for Europe’s black tie ball La Pasion del Flamenco.Read more>

$6,000 raised by Versace Timbers

>  September 13, 2012 
Versace Timbers is a family owned and operated Brisbane-based business.  They’re renovation and extension specialist as well as a new home supplier to professionals. Read more>

Pink and Blue Day raises $7,000

>  September 13, 2012 
The recent Breast and Prostate Cancer Awareness Day (Pink and Blue Day) in Brisbane’s suburb of Ashgrove, was a resounding success. Read more>

$30,000 raised in the Whitsundays

>  September 12, 2012 
Hundreds of Vice Commodores from all over the world descended on the Gloucester Passage in the Whitsundays, to raise money for PCFA. Read more>

Bunnings Browns Plains - Big Aussie Barbie 2012

>  September 10, 2012 
Bunnings Browns Plains, in Queensland, was one of the many Bunnings stores across the nation that held a Tradies breakfast Barbie to raise funds for PCFA. Read more>

APCRC–Q BIG AUSSIE BARBIE a success!

>  September 10, 2012 
The Australian Prostate Cancer Research Centre – Queensland (APCRC–Q), held a lunchtime barbecue at the Princess Alexandra Hospital campus to raise funds for PCFA. Read more>

Southport Sharks Celebrity Sports Lunch Fundraiser

>  July 26, 2012 
Proudly supporting PCFA and the Southport Sharks Junior Football Club, the annual Southport Sharks Celebrity Sports Lunch is noted for the quality of its guest speakers.  Read more>

Prostate Twin Towns Support Group Education Morning with Ian Frazer

>  July 26, 2012 
Professor Frazer holds a personal chair as head of the Diamantina Institute. He is researching immunoregulation and immunotherapeutic vaccines, supported by several US and Australian research funding bodies.  Read more>

Muscle on the Mountain

>  July 10, 2012 
Every July in Maleny, the peaceful Sunday serenity is challenged by the roar of powerful motors as Muscle on the Mountain thunders into life.  Read more>

Wayne Swan helps raise prostate Cancer awareness

>  July 04, 2012 
Wayne Swan is the Deputy Prime Minister of Australia and at age 48, was diagnosed with prostate cancer and has fully recovered. Recently he hosted an awareness evening at the Geebung RSL where he gave the survivors’ speech. Read more>

Rodger's Ride

>  July 03, 2012 
Rodger Parker is a man on a mission and he's riding 3,225km on horseback to raise money for PCFA. Read more>

RideGC

>  May 03, 2012 
RideGC has been formed to deliver a series of cycle rides for the Gold Coast community. These events range from riding your beach cruiser to elite level endurance rides so there is a ride for all levels of ability and fitness. Read more>

Past Events

PCFA Supporter - Katy Mawson

>  June 04, 2012 
Just a year after completing training as a hairdresser Katy Mawson decided she had to do something about prostate cancer. Read more>

Macmahon - Raising Funds for PCFA and McGrath Foundation

>  April 20, 2012 
Macmahon is a leading Australian construction and contract mining company with major projects throughout Australia, in New Zealand, Asia, Mongolia and Africa. Read more>

Australian Pharmacy Professional Conference and Trade Exhibition

>  April 11, 2012 
APP 2012 is the Pharmacy Guild of Australia’s Annual National Conference and the largest pharmacy conference and trade show in Australia. This year we were there to showcase the Localised Prostate Cancer Pack. Read more>

Conference of Major Superannuation Funds Golf Day

>  April 10, 2012 
The Conference of Major Superannuation Funds (CMSF) was recently held in Brisbane.  As well as doing excellent work within their program, delegates supported PCFA and the National Breast Cancer Foundation by holding a charity golf day. Read more>

Schweppes ARL Masters Carnival

>  April 10, 2012 
Now in its sixth year the event has again named PCFA and The Men of League as their charity partners. Read more>

Beef Australia 2012

>  March 6th, 2012 
PCFA is indebted to Beef Australia for once again providing us with a free booth at the Expo. 30,000 people a day flock through the Expo and PCFA has had an awareness booth at the last two shows. Read more>

Localised Prostate Cancer Pack on Show

>  February 28th, 2012 
The patient pack offers men valuable information about prostate cancer, treatment, side effects of treatment and a personal organiser to help keep track of their progress. Read more>

The Deloitte Foundation - Workplace Giving

>  February 24th, 2012 
Workplace giving is a simple and effective way for employees to regularly donate to charities or organisations that are entitled to receive tax deductible donations. Read more>

Southside Sports and Community Club

>  February 14th, 2012 
Southside Sport and Community Club is combating prostate cancer by raising funds and breaking down taboos.  For the third year in succession they have held their November Big Breakfast and this year raised an incredible $50,000.00 for PCFA. Read more>

Sunshine Coast Prostate Cancer Support Group

>  February 14th, 2012 
Prostate education and awareness began in the Sunshine Coast region in 2000.  In 2002 that interest evolved into the Sunshine Coast Prostate Cancer Support Group.  Read more>

Parring for Prostate Cancer


>  February 14th, 2012 
Each year for the last 18 years Suncorp Bank has conducted the Suncorp Bank Golf Challenge as a professional networking event and also to show to support a charity.  Read more>

Origin Alliance Charity Golf Day 2011


>  November 10th 
Organisers of the hugely successful Origin Alliance Charity Golf Day presented Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA) with a cheque for $10,300.00.  Read more>

Poet's Breakfast Raises over $2,500!


>  November 9th 
The Boyne Valley Lions Club was thrilled with the success of their second annual Poet’s Breakfast that raised $2, 534.75 for PCFA. Read more>

2012 Tradie Girls Calendar


>  November 9th 
Organisers of the 2012 Tradie Girls Calendar presented Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA) with $2,580.00 from sales of their calendar. Read more>

Bank of Queensland,Aspley raises over $5,000


>  November 7th 2011
The results are in! Bank of Queensland (BOQ) Aspley’s 2011 annual charity golf day held in conjunction with BOQ Albany Creek, has raised over $5000 for PCFA.   Read more>

Southport Sharks Club 2011


>  October 11th 2011
Organisers of the hugely successful Southport Sharks Club Sportsman’s Luncheon presented Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA) with a cheque for $4,289.00. Read more>

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