Pancare’s Great Wall Trek 2019

      Join Pancare’s Great Wall Trek 2019 and you’ll trek the Great Wall of China in an effort to raise funds to improve pancreatic cancer treatments.

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Bears Big Day Out

Chris “Bear” O’Meagher is a literal giant of the lawn bowls community. Chris was diagnosed with Pancreatic Cancer in November 2017. ‘Bear’s Big Day Out’ is the brainchild of Chris’ brother, Michael, with the support of both the Melbourne Bowling Club and St Kilda Bowls Club. A day of lawn bowls, fun, food, fundraising and […]

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OncoSil Clinical Trial Update April 2018

Australian medical device company OncoSil Medical has been actively progressing their global clinical trial, PanCO, which is testing the efficacy of the Company’s OncoSilTM device in patients with advanced pancreatic cancer that cannot be treated with surgery.

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How can you go purple for November?

A global initiative to raise the profile of pancreatic cancer, World Pancreatic Cancer Day 2017, will be held on November 16th this year. We are very excited to announce that in collaboration with the Australian Pancreatic Cancer Alliance, the Sydney Opera House will turn purple on the evening of the 15th of November.

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Why I volunteer – Jane’s story

Volunteers are an extremely important part of our organisation and without their support we would not reach our annual fundraising goals. Volunteering is a great way to get to know others, work as part of a team, develop your communication skills, gain work experience, take some time out from a busy work lifestyle and have fun […]

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Generous Agents raise $66,000 for Pancare

Members of the rma network raised a further $66,000 for Pancare adding to their already impressive total of $276,500. The rma held the charity auction in honour of the late racing owner and breeder, Phil Sly, during their 23rd Annual Conference Gala Dinner at the Grand Hotel Chancellor, Hobart in July.

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South Australian Support Group Update

Our first information session for the new South Australian pancreatic cancer support group was held on July 25th 2017 and saw 15 people come together to share their experiences and tips on how to better manage a cancer diagnosis. Tuesday 19th September saw the second session welcome 12 attendees and a representative from the cancer council […]

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Spotlight on a Community Champion – Nankervis Family

Spotlight on a Community Champion – Nankervis Family John’s Legacy   John was an inspiration to many. He had a big heart and a love of life. His siblings Heather, Ian and Bruce wanted to do something to honour John, so they organised several fundraising events and activities over a six-week period in Geelong to […]

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