Spotlight on Medulloblastoma: Freddie

September 23, 2021

Sunday 26 September  is Childhood Brain Cancer Awareness Day, this year the focus is on medulloblastoma brain cancer.   How old was Freddie when he was diagnosed?  Freddie was seven...

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Spotlight on Medulloblastoma: Jean

September 22, 2021

Legacy Ambassador, Jean Mitchell spoke to us about her diagnosis with medulloblastoma brain cancer for Childhood Brain Cancer Awareness Day - September 26. What’s your connection to the RCD...

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Spotlight on Medulloblastoma: Lukas

September 21, 2021

Sunday 26 September  is Childhood Brain Cancer Awareness Day, this year the focus is on medulloblastoma brain cancer. How old was Lukas when he was diagnosed? Lukas was diagnosed with a...

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Legacy Ambassador Spotlight - Ken Fleming

July 15, 2021

Ken, his wife Dianne, and their sons were happily living their lives in beautiful Tasmania when their world fell apart in July 2016. Their son Jack was diagnosed with a Glioblastoma Multiforme brain...

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Evie's Song - When It's Over

June 22, 2021

When we first read the song lyrics shared by 14 year old Music Matters Grant recipient Evie, the entire RCD team were blown away! We thought they deserved to be shared with the world, and what...

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Legacy Ambassador Spotlight: Georgia

June 17, 2021

They don't come much braver than our Legacy Ambassador Georgia Maguire ? Georgia was only four years old when she was diagnosed with a supratentorial ependymoma. Over a period of 18 months...

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Legacy Ambassador Spotlight - Olivia Carland

February 18, 2021

In October 2012, 17-year-old Olivia Kate Carland was diagnosed with a brain tumour which was later confirmed as a Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma (DIPG). Read more about DIPG here In a vast...

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Shark Island Swim for Georgia

February 11, 2021

Sunday February 7, 2021 was a perfect sunny Sydney day, ideal conditions for team Sweet Georgia Brown's Shark Island Swim fundraising event. A group of over 15 participated in the 1km and the 2.3km...

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Mister Zimi Candle

November 18, 2020

We're pleased to announce in honour of Alfie and Sara Chivers, the team at Mister Zimi have created two limited edition candles. Since the launch of the candles in November, Mister Zimi has raised...

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Profiling Ependymoma - Connor Dawes

September 25, 2020

Saturday 26 September is Childhood Brain Cancer Awareness Day, this year the focus is on ependymoma. Robert ‘Connor’ Dawes was born in Wisconsin in 1994, however he spent most of his life...

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