Melanoma March physical events in 2022
20 September 2021
We are excited to announce a return to our much-loved physical Melanoma March events next year (COVID restrictions permitting)!
After a two-year hiatus due to COVID, we are looking forward to welcoming back our dedicated community to our physical events across the country.
This will be the 11th year of Melanoma March, and it remains a critical fundraiser to support our national life-saving research under the leadership of Professor Georgina Long AO and Professor Richard Scolyer AO and our many collaborating institutions.
Dates have been set for multiple Melanoma March events and more will be announced in coming months, so please mark the dates in your diary. We can’t wait to welcome you back!
- Western Sydney - 6 March
- Wagga - 13 March
- Manly - 27 March
- Bathurst - date tbc
- Canberra - date tbc
- Melbourne - 20 March
- Bendigo - date tbc
- Brisbane - 13 March
- Rockhampton - date tbc
- Bunbury - 13 March
- Perth - 27 March
- Adelaide - date tbc
- Hobart - 20 March
We'll keep you updated as more locations are added. If you would like to register your interest in participating in an event, and be kept updated via email please go to: melanomamarch.org.au
Together we can take steps to beat melanoma.
Melanoma March is an initiative of Melanoma Institute Australia, incorporating melanomaWA and Amie St Clair. It is proudly supported by Melanoma Patients Australia, Australian Melanoma Research Foundation, Skin Cancer Tasmania and other melanoma research organisations across Australia.
Federal government urged
We want to thank every member of Team Melanoma and everyone who donated to them. With your help, we are moving closer to our goal of zero deaths from melanoma!
Lauren O'Brien tells us why she's running for a cause close to her heart
MIA could not do what we do without the incredible support and effort of our community fundraisers. We’d like to highlight some of the wonderful events organised by our community in
An international study, led by researchers from Melanoma Institute Australia, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute and The University of Sydney as part of the Australian Melanoma Genome Project, has discovered that a drug traditionally used to treat a
Researchers from Melanoma Institute Australia took centre stage at the American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting in Chicago. Results presented by MIA’s contingent have the potential to create better patient outcomes and change the way advanced melanoma
Today is International Clinical Trials Day – a day to recognise and thank the amazing people who conduct, organise, and coordinate clinical trials.
“I’m the age Emma was when she passed away. It almost feels
As always, part of the PBAC process invites clinicians, patients and other stakeholders in the cancer community to make submissions
As always, part of the PBAC process invites clinicians, patients and other stakeholders in the cancer community to make submissions in support of the PBS listing.
MIA had four winners in the 2017 Premiers Awards. Find out how winning has influenced their work over the past year.
Cancer Council awards Melanoma Institute Australia researchers funding for ground-breaking cancer research projects
Almost $9 million of new funding was awarded to 13 ground-breaking cancer research projects at the 2019 Cancer Council NSW Research Awards.
Georgina V. Long is co-medical director of Melanoma Institute Australia and Chair of Melanoma Medical Oncology and Translational Research. She is the first woman president of the Society for Melanoma Research.
Quintessential Aussie girl and media personality Sophie Monk has been announced as a National Ambassador for Melanoma Institute Australia (MIA) and its national awareness and fundraising campaign, Melanoma March.
Australian researchers have for the first time identified specific cells and receptors in the immune system which predict how a patient will respond to treatment with immunotherapies, potentially paving the way for the development of personalised therapy for all cancer patients.
Melanoma March is thrilled to introduce Ricky as our official Principal Partner for 2019!
World record holder, Olympian and Australian swimming champion Cate Campbell has been announced as National Ambassador for Melanoma Institute Australia (MIA) and its national awareness and fundraising campaign, Melanoma March.
MIA's expertise was essential to a recent Nature publication spearheaded by Perth’s Telethon Kids Institute and The University of Melbourne.
MIA is delighted to be hosting the MD Anderson pathologist on his first ever trip to Australia.
Clinicians, patients and other stakeholders in the cancer community are invited to make submissions in support of the PBS listing for dabrafenib and trametinib.