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Friday Update.

Ann-MarieAnn-Marie Member Posts: 1,158
edited November 2016 in Community news and events

Hello and welcome to the Friday update!

Community Highlights
We have 16 new members. Please welcome Hammer, polar993, blondie59 and all our new members. This week we had 48 posts and 321 comments. There has been a variety of topics being shared & discussed this week. Here are some you may have missed -

BCNA News & Events
The Online Network is getting a makeover. To find out more click here. To join the conversation click here.

Sharing is caring - You are invited to participate in a research project entitled Sharing is caring: An exploration of factors impacting the quality of life in online network breast cancer participants. This project is being conducted by a student researcher Katerina Nemcova as part of a Psychology Honours study at Victoria University under the supervision of Dr. Anthony Love from the Discipline of Psychology, College of Arts, Victoria University. To participate click here.

Qld Forums - Held in rural, regional and metropolitan locations around Australia, our Information Forums are free events for women and men diagnosed with breast cancer, and their partners, family and supporters. Our next forums will be held in Mackay, Brisbane (This forum will include separate sessions specifically for women living with secondary breast cancer) and Roma. To register for a forum click here.

Pink lady luncheons - We are excited to announce that this year we will be taking our Pink Lady Luncheons to five locations around the country – Canberra, Perth, Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. Held in the prelude to Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the luncheons are a special opportunity to enjoy an exquisite day out in support of all Australians affected by breast cancer. We hope you can join us!

New inspired adventures - Our exciting new Inspired Adventure has just been launched and we are heading to the Great Aussie Outback! BCNA’s Great Aussie Outback Trek will see you discover the beauty of Central Australia and explore the mountains, valleys, rivers and desert landscapes of the Red Centre while raising vital funds for BCNA. What are you waiting for? Find out more and sign up here

First Class Hampers - Are you looking for a gift for a special friend? Remember our partners First Class Hampers have designed a range of hampers specifically for BCNA. $5 from each hamper purchased from the range will be donated back to BCNA. Click here to take a look at the range.

Entertainment Book - Hundreds of valuable deals are available within the hard-copy books and digital apps specifically designed for 16 different regions around Australia. Get your hands on offers from some of the best local restaurants, cafes, attractions, hotel accommodation, travel, theatre, sports and leisure activities and more.  Share with your friends and purchase your membership today and BCNA will receive 20 per cent of every book sold! Click here to find out more.

Have a lovely weekend,
Ann-Marie xx


  • Jane221Jane221 Central Coast, NSWMember Posts: 1,184
    edited July 2016

    Thanks for the update Ann-Marie. Was interested in hearing about the hampers and wanted to share the info on Facebook but haven't seen anything on BCNA's fb page yet. Will there be a post I can share? Have a great weekend! 

  • Ann-MarieAnn-Marie Member Posts: 1,158
    edited July 2016

    Hi Jane, that's so lovely of you but unfortunately there isn't anything up on our FB page. You could potentially share this website link - https://www.firstclasshampers.com.au/ if you like. Thank you, I hope you have a great weekend as well xx

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