Breathing Space app

Researchers at the University of Newcastle want to hear about your experiences of caring or supporting a loved one with a Brain Cancer diagnosis. They are developing an online program to support friends/family members of people with a Brain Cancer diagnosis.

MHF Appoints Two New Brain Cancer Care Coordinators in Regional NSW

Nurses based in Port Macquarie and Tamworth

Innovation Grants

The researchers chosen for funding in the 2019 Innovation Grants Round are busy working across Australia.

New Car for our Brain Cancer Care Coordinators

In November 2019 we were extremely fortunate to receive a grant through the federal Government’s Stronger Communities program administered...

NRL Beanie for Brain Cancer Round 2020 Raises $2.55 Million


Dad, you did it. You changed the world.

Take a moment to read Maddy Callander's letter to her dad Matt in the lead up to this year's NRL...

2020 Beanies On Sale Now!

The new 2020 Beanies are on sale now! Choose from Leopard, Black or our brand new kids’ beanies (very cute...

Beanie up! The NRL Beanie round is Back!

Its great to see rugby league back - it’s even better news that the NRL Beanie for Brain Cancer round...

The Big Beanie Reveal

There’s a chill in the air… it must be nearly beanie time!
Today, as promised, we can reveal (drumroll please) our...

2020 Beanie for Brain Cancer Ambassadors - The Forster family.

We're very honoured to introduce you to our 2020 Beanie for Brain Cancer Ambassadors - The Forster family. Please take...

A message from Mark

As the global Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis continues to evolve daily and effect all of our lives, we thought we would...

Goal to solve brain cancer riddles gets a $1.6m innovation boost

The Mark Hughes Foundation (MHF) has added to the extensive list of world-class brain cancer research projects that it’s currently...

Brain Cancer in regional and rural NSW

Matt, Nerida and Barbara all live in rural areas of NSW where brain cancer care services are very limited… these...

Carly & Matt - A Love Story

Hear Carly and Matt Forster's love story and the heartbreak of losing an 8 year battle with brain cancer. ...

Media Release: The Mark Hughes Foundation announces $2 million Brain Cancer Innovation Grant Round

A simple decision to purchase a $25 beanie could be the game changing move desperately needed to improve outcomes for...

Donate to the Mt Kilimanjaro Trek

Donate here to the Mt Kilimanjaro Trek and help fund the new brain cancer care coordinator position for 2019.


ALL 2019 MHF BEANIES OFFICIALLY SELL OUT. In a powerful display of unity, Australians have rallied behind the Mark...


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