Events

Victoria
Event Date Location Time Organisation Contact
Mt Eliza
Information & Support Group
Thurs
20th July
2017
Mt Eliza Community Hall
90-100 Canadian Bay Rd,
Mt Eliza
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Nella Combe
E: nella.combe@myeloma.org.au
M: 0447 334 435
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Warragul
Information & Support Group
Thurs
20th July
2017
Railway Hotel Warragul
81 Queen St, Warragul
Click for more info
6.00pm Myeloma Australia Bernard Miron M: 0427 581 930
E: myelomagippsland@gmail.com
Nella Combe M: 0447 334 435
E: nella.combe@myeloma.org.au
Younger Persons
Information & Support Group
Thurs
27th July
2017
Myeloma Australia
Head Office
333 Swan Street
Richmond, VIC
Click for more info
6.00 –
8.00 pm
Myeloma Australia Laura Jones
E: laura.jones@myeloma.org.au
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Beaumaris
Information & Support Group
Thurs
3rd Aug
2017
Beaumaris Theatre
82 Wells Rd, Beaumaris
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Nella Combe
E: nella.combe@myeloma.org.au
M: 0447 334 435
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Myeloma
Trivia Night
Sat
5th Aug
2017
Glen Eira McKinnon
Bowls Club
Tyrone St Ormond
(enter end of Tyrone ST through Joyce Park)
Click here for Info
7.00pm –10.30pm Myeloma  Australia Alex Dawson
E: alex.dawson@myeloma.org.au
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Kew
Information & Support Group
Thurs
10th Aug
2017
Kew Library
Cnr Charles St
& Cotham Rd, Kew
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Nella Combe
E: nella.combe@myeloma.org.au
M: 0447 334 435
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Geelong
Information & Support Group
Fri
11th Aug
2017
SCC Meeting Room
Andrew Love Centre
70 Swanston St
Geelong
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Nella Combe
E: nella.combe@myeloma.org.au
M: 0447 334 435
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Coburg
Information & Support Group
Thurs
7th Sep
2017
**Venue Change**
Campbell Turnbull Library
Library Meeting Room
Cnr Melville Rd
& Irvine Cres
West Brunswick
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Nella Combe
E: nella.combe@myeloma.org.au
M: 0447 334 435
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
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 Nella Combe
E: nella.combe@myeloma.org.au
M: 0447 334 435
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 Nella Combe
E: nella.combe@myeloma.org.au
M: 0447 334 435
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Kew
Information & Support Group
Thurs
12th Oct
2017
Kew Library
corner Charles Street & Cotham Road, Kew
10.am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Nella Combe
E: nella.combe@myeloma.org.au
M: 0447 334 435
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 Nella Combe
E: nella.combe@myeloma.org.au
M: 0447 334 435
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 Nella Combe
E: nella.combe@myeloma.org.au
M: 0447 334 435
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 Nella Combe
E: nella.combe@myeloma.org.au
M: 0447 334 435
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Beaumaris
Information & Support Group
Thurs
7th Dec
2017
Beaumaris Theatre
82 Wells Road, Beaumaris
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Nella Combe
E: nella.combe@myeloma.org.au
M: 0447 334 435
Head Office (03) 9428 7444
Geelong
Information & Support Group
Fri
8th Dec
2017
SCC Meeting Room Andrew Love
Cancer Centre
70 Swanston St, Geelong
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Nella Combe
E: nella.combe@myeloma.org.au
M: 0447 334 435
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 Nella Combe
E: nella.combe@myeloma.org.au
M: 0447 334 435
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)
11.30pm – 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
10.00am – 12.00pm 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 Way
(off Sturt Rd)
Bedford Park SA
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10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Ian Driver
(08) 8556 6041
E: sandrian7@bigpond.com
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
9th Nov
2017
***NEW***
Living Kaurna
Cultural Centre
Function Room
Warriparinga Way
(off Sturt Rd)
Bedford Park SA
10.00am – 12.00pm Myeloma Australia Ian Driver
(08) 8556 6041
E: sandrian7@bigpond.com
Jo Gardiner
M: 0447 331 165
E: jo.gardiner@myeloma.org.au
South East  Information & Support Group Tues
14th Nov
2017
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.king@sswahs.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)
Shoalhaven Information & Support Group Mon
11th Sep
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
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)
Shoalhaven Information & Support Group Mon
9th Oct
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)
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.king@sswahs.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)
Shoalhaven Information & Support Group Mon
13th Nov
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)
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
Shoalhaven Information & Support Group Mon
11th Dec
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)
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.king@sswahs.nsw.gov.au
(02) 9515 7310
(02) 9515 6111
pager 87524
 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)