Events

Warragul
Information &
Support Group
Thurs
14th Sep
2017
Criterion Hotel
85 Princess Hwy
Trafalgar, VIC
6pm – 8pm Myeloma Australia Laura Jones
E: laura.jones@myeloma.org.au
M: 0451 404 203
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
National
Myeloma
Workshop
Sat
16th Sep
2017
The Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre
Peter MacCallum Cancer Ctr
305 Grattan St Melb
7th Floor Auditorium
Bookings Essential
For brochure click here
9.30 am
– 3 pm
Myeloma Australia Head Office
P: 9428 7444
E: support@myeloma.org.au
Mt Eliza
Information &
Support Group
Thur
21st Sep
2017
Mount Eliza
Community Hall
90-100 Canadian Bay Rd
Mt Eliza
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Elli Foley
E:elli.foley@myeloma.org.au
M: 0426 404 233
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Beaumaris
Information &
Support Group
Thurs
5th Oct
2017
Beaumaris Theatre
82 Wells Road, Beaumaris
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Elli Foley
E:elli.foley@myeloma.org.au
M: 0426 404 233
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Kew
Information &
Support Group
Thurs
12th Oct
2017
Kew Library
corner Charles Street & Cotham Road, Kew
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma  Australia Laura Jones
E: laura.jones@myeloma.org.au
M: 0451 404 203
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Geelong
Information &
Support Group
Fri
13th Oct
2017

SCC Meeting Room Andrew Love
Cancer Centre
70 Swanston St, Geelong

10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Elli Foley
E:elli.foley@myeloma.org.au
M: 0426 404 233
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Traralgon
Information &
Support Group
Wed
18th Oct
2017
Traralgon Neighbourhood
Learning House
11-13 Breed St
Traralgon VIC 3844
RSVP laura.jones@myeloma.org.au
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Laura Jones
E: laura.jones@myeloma.org.au
M: 0451 404 203
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Coburg
Information &
Support Group
Thurs
2nd Nov
2017
**Venue Change**
Campbell Turnbull Library
Library Meeting Room
Cnr Melville Rd
& Irvine Cres
West Brunswick
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Laura Jones
E: laura.jones@myeloma.org.au
M: 0451 404 203
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Warragul
Information &
Support Group
Thurs
9th Nov
2017
Railway Hotel,
81 Queen St, Warragul 3820
6pm – 8pm Myeloma Australia Laura Jones
E: laura.jones@myeloma.org.au
M: 0451 404 203
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Mt Eliza
Information &
Support Group
Thurs
16th Nov
2017
Mount Eliza
Community Hall
90 – 100 Canadian Bay Road,
Mount Eliza
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Elli Foley
E:elli.foley@myeloma.org.au
M: 0426 404 233
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Younger Persons
Information &
Support Group
Thurs
16th Nov
2017

Myeloma Australia Head Office
333 Swan Street, Richmond Vic
RSVP essential
Click here for brochure

6pm – 8pm Myeloma Australia Elli Foley
E:elli.foley@myeloma.org.au
M: 0426 404 233
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
La Trobe
Seminar
Sat
25th Nov
2017
La Trobe University Bundoora
The Chambers –
John Scott Meeting Room
Plenty Road entrance
Carpark 7 – (free parking)
Bendigo via video link
Click here for brochure
9.30am – 12.15pm Myeloma Australia Elli Foley
E:elli.foley@myeloma.org.au
M: 0426 404 233
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Myeloma Update
Geelong via
(Livestream)
RPA
Fri
1st Dec
2017
Andrew Love Supportive Care Centre
University Hospital Geelong
Click here for brochure
9.00am – 4.00pm Myeloma Australia Elli Foley
E:elli.foley@myeloma.org.au
M: 0426 404 233
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Myeloma Update
Traralgon via
(Livestream)
RPA
Fri
1st Dec
2017
Latrobe Regional Hospital -Traralgon
School of Rural Health, Seminar Room 1
(Education Precinct – To the right of Medical Imaging in Main Hospital)
4 hours free parking at Hospital
Click here for Brochure & Info
9.00am – 4.00pm Myeloma Australia Laura Jones
E: laura.jones@myeloma.org.au
M: 0451 404 203
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Beaumaris
Information &
Support Group
Thurs
7th Dec
2017
***X-mas Lunch***
Vincent’s Café Restaurant
468 Beach Rd, Beaumaris VIC 3193
From 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Elli Foley
E:elli.foley@myeloma.org.au
M: 0426 404 233
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Geelong
Information &
Support Group
Fri
8th Dec
2017
***X-mas lunch***
Telegraph Hotel
2 Pakington Street
Geelong West
VIC 3218
From12.00pm Myeloma Australia Elli Foley
E:elli.foley@myeloma.org.au
M: 0426 404 233
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Kew
Information &
Support Group
Thurs
14th Dec
2017
Kew Library
Cnr Charles St &
Cotham Rd, Kew
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Laura Jones
E: laura.jones@myeloma.org.au
M: 0451 404 203
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
South Australia
Event Date Location Time Organisation Contact
Fullarton Park
Information &
Support Group
Tues
4th April
2017
Fullarton Park Centre
411 Fullarton Road, Fullarton
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Ian Driver
(08) 8556 6041
E: sandrian7@bigpond.com
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
South East
Information &
Support Group
Tues
9th May
2017
Katnook Estate – Coonawarra
(6km north of Penola)
11.30am – 2.30pm Myeloma Australia Carol Koch
E: clk@live.com.au
M: 0427 659 014
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
Mid North
Information &
Support Group
Thurs
18th May
2017
Snowtown Hospital
Snowtown
12.00pm – 2.00pm Myeloma Australia Bronwyn Gerschwitz
(08) 8664 0682
E:graemebronwyng@bigpond.com
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
Fullarton Park
Information &
Support Group
Tues
6th June
2017
Fullarton Park Centre
411 Fullarton Road, Fullarton
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Ian Driver
(08) 8556 6041
E: sandrian7@bigpond.com
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
Fullarton Park
Information &
Support Group
Tues
1st Aug
2017
Fullarton Park Centre
411 Fullarton Road, Fullarton
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Ian Driver
(08) 8556 6041
E: sandrian7@bigpond.com
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
Mid North
Information &
Support Group
Thurs
17th Aug
2017
Snowtown Hospital
Snowtown
12.00pm – 2.00pm Myeloma Australia Bronwyn Gerschwitz
(08) 8664 0682
E:graemebronwyng@bigpond.com
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
South East
Information &
Support Group
Tues
29th Aug
2017
Katnook Estate – Coonawarra
(6km north of Penola)
11.30am – 2.30pm Myeloma Australia Carol Koch
E: clk@live.com.au
M: 0427 659 014
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
Flinders
Information &
Support Group
Thurs
14th Sep
2017
***NEW***
Living Kaurna Cultural Centre
Function Room
Warriparinga Drive, (Off Sturt Road), Bedford Park SA 5042
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Jo Gardiner
M: 0447 331 165
E: jo.gardiner@myeloma.org.au
Fullarton Park
Information &
Support Group
Tues
3rd Oct
2017
Fullarton Park Centre
411 Fullarton Road, Fullarton
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Ian Driver
(08) 8556 6041
E: sandrian7@bigpond.com
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
Mid North
Seminar
Sat
4th Nov
2017
Snowtown Hospital
Snowtown
11.00pm – 2.30pm Myeloma Australia Bronwyn Gerschwitz
(08) 8664 0682
E:graemebronwyng@bigpond.com
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
Flinders
Information &
Support Group
Thurs
16th Nov
2017
***NEW***
Living Kaurna Cultural Centre
Function Room
Warriparinga Drive, (Off Sturt Road), Bedford Park SA 5042
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Jo Gardiner
M: 0447 331 165
E: jo.gardiner@myeloma.org.au
South East
Information &
Support Group
Fri
17th Nov
2017
****Change of Date****
Katnook Estate – Coonawarra
(6km north of Penola)
11.30pm – 2.30pm Myeloma Australia Carol Koch
E: clk@live.com.au
M: 0427 659 014
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
Fullarton Park
Information &
Support Group
Tues
5th Dec
2017
Fullarton Park Centre
411 Fullarton Road, Fullarton
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Ian Driver
(08) 8556 6041
E: sandrian7@bigpond.com
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
National Telephone Support Group (Cancer Council NSW)
Event Date Time Organisation Contact
Telephone Support 2nd & 4th Monday
Every Month
Available to those with myeloma 1.30pm – 2.30pm (AEST) Cancer Council NSW with MFA NSW Cancer Council NSW
P: 1300 755 632
E: tsg@nswcc.org.au
New South Wales
Event Date Location Time Organisation Contact
Central Coast Information & Support Group Thurs
29th June
2017
Central Coast
Leagues Club
Dane Drive, Gosford
6.00pm – 8.00pm Gosford Hospital & Myeloma Australia Jacqui Jagger
E:jacqueline.jagger@health.nsw.gov.au
(02) 4320 9641
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
Shoalhaven Information & Support Group Mon
10th July
2017
Bomaderry Bowling Club
Blue Gum Room
(1st floor)
154 Meroo Road, Bomaderry
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Brian Law
E: brialey0@bigpond.com
(02) 4423 4205
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
Newcastle
Information & Support Group
Mon
7th Aug
2017
Cancer Council Office
Level 1/215 Pacific Highway, Charlestown
3.00 pm – 5.00pm Myeloma Australia John Miller
(02) 4957 0711
E: miller32@optusnet.com.au
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
RPAH
Information & Support Group
Tues
8th Aug 2017
RPAH
Education Centre Level 5
Chris O’Brien Lifehouse
119-143 Missenden Rd
Camperdown
10.00am – 12.00pm RPAH &
Myeloma Australia
Tracy King
E: Tracy.king1@health.nsw.gov.au
(02) 9515 7310
(02) 9515 6111
pager 87524
Shoalhaven Information & Support Group Mon
14th Aug 2017
Bomaderry Bowling Club
Blue Gum Room
(1st floor)
154 Meroo Road, Bomaderry
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Brian Law
E: brialey0@bigpond.com
(02) 4423 4205
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
Liverpool
Information & Support Group
Tues
15th Aug 2017
Liverpool Hospital
The Wellness Centre (Entrance N off
Campbell St)
Level 1, Cnr ELizabeth & Goulburn Sts, Liverpool
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Jacqui Keogh
E:jacqui.keogh@myeloma.org.au
M: 0426 404 230
Westmead Hospital
Information & Support Group
Thurs
17th Aug 2017
Crown Prince Mary Cancer Care Centre
Conference Room 2
Westmead Public Hospital
Hawkesbury Road, Westmead
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Jacqui Keogh
E:jacqui.keogh@myeloma.org.au
M: 0426 404 230
Central Coast
Information & Support Group
Thurs
31st Aug 2017
Central Coast
Leagues Club
Dane Drive, Gosford
6.00pm – 8.00pm Gosford Hospital & Myeloma Australia Jacqui Jagger
E:jacqueline.jagger@health.nsw.gov.au
(02) 4320 9641
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
Newcastle
Information & Support Group
Mon
9th Oct 2017
Cancer Council Office
Level 1/215 Pacific Highway, Charlestown
3.00pm – 5.00pm Myeloma Australia John Miller
(02) 4957 0711
E: miller32@optusnet.com.au
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
RPAH
Information & Support Group
Tues
10th Oct
2017
RPAH
Education Centre Level 5
Chris O’Brien Lifehouse
119-143 Missenden Rd
Camperdown
10.00am – 12.00pm RPAH &
Myeloma Australia
Tracy King
E: Tracy.king1@health.nsw.gov.au
(02) 9515 7310
(02) 9515 6111
pager 87524
Liverpool
Information & Support Group
Tues
17th Oct
2017
Liverpool Hospital
The Wellness Centre (Entrance N
off Campbell St)
Level 1, Cnr ELizabeth & Goulburn Sts, Liverpool
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Jacqui Keogh
E:jacqui.keogh@myeloma.org.au
M: 0426 404 230
Westmead
Information & Support Group
Thurs
19th Oct
2017
Crown Prince Mary Cancer Care Centre
Conference Room 2
Westmead Public Hospital
Hawkesbury Road, Westmead
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Jacqui Keogh
E:jacqui.keogh@myeloma.org.au
M: 0426 404 230
Central Coast
Information & Support Group
Thurs
26th Oct
2017
Central Coast
Leagues Club
Dane Drive, Gosford
6.00pm – 8.00pm Gosford Hospital & Myeloma Australia Jacqui Jagger
E:jacqueline.jagger@health.nsw.gov.au
(02) 4320 9641
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
RPAH Seminar Fri
1st Dec 2017
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
Education Centre Level 5
Kerry Packer Auditorium
Missenden Rd, Camperdown
Click here for flyer
9am – 4pm RPAH & Myeloma Australia Tracy King
E:Tracy.king1@health.nsw.gov.au
(02) 9515 7310
(02) 9515 6111
pager 87524
Westmead Hospital
Information & Support Group
Thur
7th Dec
2017
Crown Prince Mary Cancer Care Centre
Conference Room 2
Westmead Public Hospital
Hawkesbury Road, Westmead
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Jacqui Keogh
E:jacqui.keogh@myeloma.org.au
M: 0426 404 230
RPAH
Information & Support Group
Tues
12th Dec
2017
RPAH
Education Centre Level 5
Chris O’Brien Lifehouse
119-143 Missenden Rd
Camperdown
10.00am – 12.00pm RPAH &
Myeloma Australia
Tracy King
E: Tracy.king1@health.nsw.gov.au
(02) 9515 7310
(02) 9515 6111
pager 87524
Central Coast
Information & Support Group
Thurs
14th Dec
2017
Central Coast
Leagues Club
Dane Drive, Gosford
10.00am – 12.00pm Gosford Hospital & Myeloma Australia Jacqui Jagger
E:jacqueline.jagger@health.nsw.gov.au
(02) 4320 9641
1800 MYELOMA (693 566)
Northern Territory
Event Date Location Time Organisation Contact
Darwin Information & Support Group Thurs
7th Sep
2017
Shop 9, Nicole Manisons Office
Hibiscus Shopping Centre. RSVP essential
5.00pm –6.00pm Myeloma Australia Jo Gardiner
E: jo.gardiner@myeloma.org.au
M: 0447 331 165
Tasmania
Event Date Location Time Organisation Contact
Hobart Information & Support Group Fri
13th Oct 2017
Royal Hobart Hospital –
Cancer Support Centre
1.00pm –3.30pm Myeloma Australia Nella Combe
E: nella.combe@myeloma.org.au
M: 0447 334 435
 Brisbane – Informal Group
There will be no group meetings until further notice  Please Contact Head Office for more info 1800 693 566
Myeloma Support Groups facilitated by Leukaemia Foundation
State Location Group Time
VIC Preston Haematology Group 1st Thursday alternate months of Kew group
VIC Bendigo Group Haematology Group 2nd Monday each month
NSW Artarmon Haematology Group 1st Friday monthly (from February)
NSW Wollongong Haematology Group 3rd Wednesday alternate months (from February)
ACT Canberra Haematology Group 2nd Tuesday monthly (from February)
WA Perth Haematology Group Monthly Meetings (from February)