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Mater Group Executive team up for RACQ International Women’s Day Fun Run Mater Group Executive team up for RACQ International Women’s Day Fun Run

Mater Group Executives are strapping on their walking shoes to take part in this year’s fun run event in support of women with breast cancer who are treated at Mater.  

Tuesday, 30 January 2018

Tags: Mater chicks in Pink, Mater Foundation, Mater Group Executive

Mater People help vulnerable patients Mater People help vulnerable patients

Mater’s Administration Staff have donated clothing and toiletries to ‘Catherine’s Room’ which is located within the hospital for vulnerable patients during admission or upon discharge.

Monday, 29 August 2016

Tags: Mater Foundation, Mater Hospital Brisbane, Mission

Why do people give? Why do people give?

Fundraising and philanthropy has always been part of Mater’s story; playing an important role through the passing decades and into the future. It is—as clichéd as it may sound—part of our DNA.

Wednesday, 27 July 2016

Tags: Mater Foundation, Nigel Harris

Golden Casket proceeds fund $500 000 donation to help Mater’s smallest patients breathe easier Golden Casket proceeds fund $500 000 donation to help Mater’s smallest patients breathe easier

A world-first research trial into the more efficient use of high flow oxygen on premature babies at Mater’s Neonatal Critical Care Unit (NCCU) has been boosted with the support of a $500 000 donation from Golden Casket proceeds.

Friday, 24 June 2016

Tags: Golden Casket, Mater Foundation, Neonatal Critical Care Unit, research

Golden Casket proceeds fund $500 000 donation to protect the health of premature babies Golden Casket proceeds fund $500 000 donation to protect the health of premature babies

Mater researchers are on track to develop a ground breaking treatment option to protect preterm babies from disabilities such as cerebral palsy, thanks to a generous donation from Golden Casket proceeds.

Wednesday, 1 July 2015

Tags: Baby, Cerebral Palsy, Golden Casket, Mater Foundation, Mater Mothers, Mater Research, Mothers

Mater gives the greatest gift to Ugandan children Mater gives the greatest gift to Ugandan children

Hundreds of children in Uganda were elated to receive an early Christmas present from Mater last month—gifts that will improve their health and quality of life.  

Friday, 19 December 2014

Tags: healthcare, Mater Foundation, Mission, Physiotherapy

Five million dollars in research funding awarded to Mater Research Five million dollars in research funding awarded to Mater Research

Mater Research has successfully secured more than $5 million in National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) funding, following the NHMRC annual grants announcement.

Friday, 17 October 2014

Tags: Funding, Mater Foundation, Mater Research

Win a $1.7 million dollar Mater Prize Home lifestyle and help Mater’s smallest patients Win a $1.7 million dollar Mater Prize Home lifestyle and help Mater’s smallest patients

Join SEA FM Sunshine Coast Breakfast show announcers for a family fun day on Saturday 20 September broadcasting live from 10 am-1 pm at the latest Mater Prize Home on Bribie Island.

Thursday, 18 September 2014

Tags: Mater Children's Hospital, Mater Foundation, Mater Mothers' Hospital, Mater Prize Home

Tugboat book raises funds for Mater Little Miracles Tugboat book raises funds for Mater Little Miracles

In January 2011, Captain Doug Hislop and his tugboat Mavis saved Brisbane’s Gateway Bridge from destruction when they maneuvered a fast-moving 300-tonne slab of concrete away from its pylons.

Friday, 10 January 2014

Tags: Mater Foundation, Mater Little Miracles