Building a garden. Finding a cancer cure.

The Barnett family tragically lost their 8 month old baby daughter Ruth to neuroblastoma on Christmas Day last year. In order to create a lasting legacy in Ruth’s honour, Ruth’s Dad, Daniel is organising the creation of a special garden which will provide an educational and fun outdoor area in their local community. Read more

Newly diagnosed support group

This is your safe space for you to meet and talk to other parents who have a child diagnosed with neuroblastoma. You may want to talk about the feelings and challenges you experience, or just want to get some tips on how other parents cope in hospital and at home after treatment. Supported by an experienced group facilitator, our virtual group offers parents and carers a chance to learn from and support each other. Read more

Bereavement Support

No parent is prepared for a child's death and it is something no parent should ever have to endure. Everybody experiences grief in their own way and it can feel very lonely at times. We hope to provide some support through these difficult times. Read more

Afternoon Tea Takeaway for September Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Treat yourselves to a little lockdown indulgence this childhood cancer awareness month. Buy a scrumptious goodie box from Bakealicious By Gabriela and give back to childhood cancer research! Read more

Lockdown liberation challenge

Be a part of our Lockdown Liberation Challenge in association with ReCollect. Your support in this challenge not only means less waste for landfill but also a contribution to the #1 cause of cancer deaths in under 5 year olds - neuroblastoma. All you need to do is
- gather your containers
- book a free pick-up
- donate back the refund Read more

New drug treatment approved for high risk neuroblastoma

EUSA Pharma is pursuing registration and funding in Australia for Qarziba (also known as Dinutuximab-beta) an anti-GD2 monoclonal antibody for the treatment of high-risk neuroblastoma patients aged 12 months and over. Read more

ABC News - Promising Combination Drug Therapy

Neuroblastoma Australia is supporting research into the drug DFMO conducted by Children’s Cancer Institute. Watch the full feature by ABC News Australia on this promising new treatment here. Read more