The group is active in promoting awareness about matters relating to prostate cancer. It does that through organising and participating in events of these types:

  • Regular monthly meetings, at many of which we have presentations from experts in their field.
  • Awareness-raising and provision of information through the operation of information stalls at various community events.
  • Giving presentations to groups.
  • Participating at forums, meetings and conferences.
  • Advocating on behalf of men and their families.

Past events

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre Visit

On 4 May 2017 a party of 12 from the Geelong group, led by John Lee, visited the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre (Peter Mac) at its new premises in Grattan Street, Parkville. We were shown [...]

May 30th, 2017|

Hudson Institute of Medical Research Visit

The Hudson Institute, named after Professor Bryan Hudson, the first professor of medicine at Monash University, was formed by the merger of the previously separate Monash Institute of Medical Research and the Prince Henry’s Institute [...]

August 8th, 2016|

Jonathon’s Movember Fund Raiser

Geelong Prostate Support Group member Jonathan volunteered to grow a mo for the 2015 Movember Foundation Fund Raiser. And an excellent mo it was too ……….. Jonathan raised $2130, a mighty fine effort. Moneys raised [...]

December 7th, 2015|

Pedal for Prostate

In March 2014 a group of dedicated local police staff rode from Adelaide to Geelong, raising awareness of Men’s Health and money for prostate cancer research. As they rode into Geelong, members of the support group went out [...]

March 10th, 2014|
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