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Media Releases

October 3rd, 2015

NBCF commissions new Australian-first research to uncover the real risk of breast cancer

October 10th, 2017
New direction underpins goal to stop deaths from breast cancer The National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) has, for the first time, commissioned a major research project in collaboration with the University of South Australia to understand better t ...
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Australian researchers calling for community support this October

September 28th, 2017
The National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) is calling on the community to partner with them to raise vital funds for breast cancer research by hosting a Pink Ribbon Breakfast in October. Every day in 2017, 48 Australian women will be diagnosed with ...
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World first as charities unite to award $2.5 million to top cancer researcher targeting breast and prostate cancer

September 18th, 2017
Professor Wayne Tilley was presented with a $2.5 million Breast & Prostate Cancer Linkage Grant thanks to a collaboration between the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) and the Movember Foundation.
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Patrick Roberts launches ‘pink’ album in october for breast cancer research

September 5th, 2017
 Proceeds to be donated to the National Breast Cancer Foundation   19 July, 2017: Australian Violin Virtuoso Patrick Roberts is launching a new album called ‘Pink’ in October (Breast Cancer Awareness Month) to help raise awareness and funds ...
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Knight Frank COO Justin Jefferies Gets to Climb for Life-Changing Breast Cancer Research

April 27th, 2017
Justin Jefferies, Australian COO of global real estate company Knight Frank, will lead the company’s team as they climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge for breast cancer research.
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NBCF Researcher Dr Jennifer Stone Awarded 2017 Mavis Robertson Fellowship

April 26th, 2017
Mother’s Day Classic has awarded the 2017 Mavis Robertson Fellowship to NBCF-funded researcher Dr Jennifer Stone, from the University of Western Australia.
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Bridge to 2030: Climb the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge for breast cancer research

April 26th, 2017
The National Breast Cancer Foundation is giving Australian corporates and community members the opportunity to climb Sydney Harbour Bridge on 18 May to raise vital funds for life-changing breast cancer research.
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NBCF poll reveals knowledge gaps in metastatic breast cancer recurrence, treatment and survival

April 21st, 2017
Australians support  more research into  breast cancer’s biggest killer 7 April 2017: A new research poll by the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF)  has shown that the majority of  Australians (83%) understand that breast cancer can spre ...
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Real Men Wear Pink 2017: Aussie Blokes Encouraged to Get Pinked for Breast Cancer Research

April 3rd, 2017
  In support of men and women affected by breast cancer, the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) are encouraging men to Get Pinked this Men’s Health Week (June 12-18) and raise funds for life-changing breast cancer research. The campaign, ...
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Australian Community Funds Significant 10 Year Research Funding for Brightest Stars in Breast Cancer Research

March 16th, 2017
New Endowed Chairs Program Keeps Emerging Talent in Australia to Achieve the Next Big Breakthrough 16 March, 2017: The National Breast Cancer Foundation announced two Endowed Chair Program Awardees on Thursday 16 March: Associate Professor Elgene Lim ...
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