News & Events

Sunbed campaigner acknowledged as one of most influential Australians
17 Dec 2014

Sunbed campaigner acknowledged as one of most influential Australians

Sunbed campaigner, Jay Allen, has been acknowledged on the honour roll of Australia’s most influential people in the non-profit sector.

A world-class organisation needs a world-class website
03 Dec 2014

A world-class organisation needs a world-class website

Today we launch the website we’ve dreamed about!

Some spots can be dangerous
01 Dec 2014

Some spots can be dangerous

Dannii Minogue and Invisible Zinc support MIA with a fun new campaign

Watch Your Mate's Back kicks off
01 Dec 2014

Watch Your Mate's Back kicks off soon

Our new summer campaign has you and your mates' backs covered!

Saving our next generation
18 Nov 2014

Saving our next generation

Researcher James Wilmott is working to fill a gap in research for young patients.

Making a difference
17 Nov 2014

Making a difference

When Melanoma Institute Australia (MIA) patients at the Poche Centre are first diagnosed with advanced melanoma Anna Hoadley is there.

It’s time to march for a cure!
17 Nov 2014

It’s time to march for a cure!

Join us for our fourth annual Melanoma March and help us raise over $1 million for melanoma research as we march for a cure! 

New trial offers hope to stage 4 patients
17 Nov 2014

New trial offers hope to stage 4 patients

Shining new hope for patients with advanced stage melanoma.

Event: 'Life's a Beach' function
14 Mar 2015

Event: 'Life's a Beach' function

'Life's a Beach' is a community event run by Cairn's local Lavinia Coates. Lavinia's father John was diagnosed with melanoma in October 2013 with stage 4 melanoma. 

'Through the Looking Glass', cocktail event
28 Feb 2015

'Through the Looking Glass', cocktail event

'Through the Looking Glass' is an event inspired by the little luxuries in life that we often take for granted or restrict to special occasions - think champagne, flowers, pavlova, chocolate, and cheesy music.

Combination drug therapy halts disease in advanced melanoma
29 Sep 2014

Combination drug therapy halts disease in advanced melanoma

A world-first study in the New England Journal of Medicine heralds the effectiveness of a targeted combination drug therapy after reporting major declines in the risk of disease progression and death in people with metastatic melanoma.

Georgina Long wins award for Outstanding Cancer Research
22 Aug 2014

Georgina Long wins award for Outstanding Cancer Research

Associate Professor Georgina Long wins award for Cancer Institute NSW

Melanoma survivors walk from Sydney to Melbourne to raise money
26 Jul 2014

Melanoma survivors walk from Sydney to Melbourne to raise money

Melanoma survivors and long-time friends Jay Allen and Andrew Rust concluded their 900km walk from Sydney to Melbourne completing their walk at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Saturday 26 July.

Melanoma March - Wollongong and Melbourne
22 Feb 2015

Melanoma March - Wollongong and Melbourne

Melanoma March, an inititative of Melanoma Institute Australia, is an annual fundraising event. Now in it's fourth year, Melanoma March has raised over $1 million dollars for charity.

Melanoma March - Picton
29 Mar 2015

Melanoma March - Picton

Melanoma March, an inititative of Melanoma Institute Australia, is an annual fundraising event. Now in it's fourth year, Melanoma March has raised over $1 million dollars for charity.

Melanoma March - Bribie Island
28 Feb 2015

Melanoma March - Bribie Island

Melanoma March, an inititative of Melanoma Institute Australia, is an annual fundraising event. Now in it's fourth year, Melanoma March has raised over $1 million dollars for charity.

Melanoma March
22 Mar 2015

Melanoma March

Melanoma March, an inititative of Melanoma Institute Australia, is an annual fundraising event. Now in it's fourth year, Melanoma March has raised over $1 million dollars for charity.