RCD Ambassador Tamsyn off to Rio

July 27, 2016

From competitor to commentator, our ambassador Tamsyn Lewis Manou will be heading to the Rio Games… now just days away! Tamsyn has a long record of success on the athletics track, winning a total...

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Solving one puzzle to help another

May 31, 2016

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CERN Butterfly Release 2016

May 5, 2016

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Hello Mr Vice President Joe Biden

May 2, 2016

Liz had an opportunity to participate in the US's National Brain Tumor Society's 'Race for Hope' today (Sunday 1st May). This event is part of International Brain Cancer Awareness Week activities. US...

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Next-gen tech for brain cancer treatment

April 24, 2016

We’re proud to announce that your awesome fundraising for Connor’s Run will be supporting the creation of a brain tumour molecular subtyping service – a first for Australia!   What is...

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Rugby star Sean McMahon joins RCD

March 31, 2016

2016 is off to a great start as we welcome our newest ambassador, Sean McMahon! Born just days apart from Connor, and only 21 years old, Sean has become a star player of the Melbourne Rebels since...

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Lisa McCune - Superstar, Ambassador and Friend of the RCD Foundation

March 11, 2016

Lisa McCune joined the Robert Connor Dawes Foundation’s fight against Brain Cancer a little over a year ago. Since then, the talented actress and singer has used her voice support our Music Matters...

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The Swim Kid

January 29, 2016

We've written about Dan Canta's feats many times before. We've wondered what drives such ambition. We've pondered where one gets the grit required to perserve like Dan does. Like Connor did....

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What a year 2015 was

January 14, 2016

Happy New Year! 2015 was incredible. I wanted to share with you some of the highlights. It’s a bit of a read, so if you don’t get much further than this introduction, thank you for your...

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Our latest commitments

November 28, 2015

After the tremendous success of Connor’s Run, we now have in excess of $300,000 earmarked for significant brain matters projects. We are very proud to be supporting and collaborating with some of...

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