Our third annual 'Put Your Foot Down' walk in Queensland will take place on Sunday 28th September in Brisbane. Our walk this year will commence earlier, at 09:30, and have a different meet/start/end point - the East Lawn of the Queensland University of Technology, which is adjacent to the City Botanic Gardens.
Our 6th annual 'Put Your Foot Down' walk in Sydney will take place on Sunday 21st September at Palm Beach.
This year in addition to the walk along the beach, we will once again have the exciting team challenge “Avner’s Relay for Research” that was introduced in 2012. Teams of 4 will once again battle it out on the sand with some great competition expected in a bid to be named “Avner’s Relay for Research” winners.
Earlier this year, Abraxane a chemotherapy drug that has been clinically proven to extend the life of Pancreatic Cancer patients was rejected for PBS listing for Pancreatic Cancer. We now have an update.
After a diagnosis of Pancreatic Cancer in 2012 and receiving an all clear in May this year, George Hillen made the decision to take on the challenge of climbing Mt Kilimanjaro - the tallest freestanding mountain in the world as a fundraiser for Avner’s Foundation.