2014 Pink Ribbon Ride Raises Funds for Breast Cancer

pinkribbonrideThe annual Sydney Pink Ribbon Motorcycle Ride will be held  this year on Sunday, 12th October 2014 and will again be fundraising for the Westmead Breast Cancer Institute.
This year the riders will be gathering at the Club Punchbowl and will work together with the help of their major sponsors Harley Davidson and Insure My Ride along with support of the venue Club Punchbowl.
The ride is an annual event organised by a committee of women from Girls Ride Out, a motorcycling community of mostly women, supporting new riders.

Vitamin D Latitude Study in the Press
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 14:29

One of the big news stories for the 2012 Sydney International Breast Cancer Congress held at Darling Harbour was the Vitamin D Latitude Study.
Women who live south of Coffs Harbour or below 30 degrees latitude in Australia have almost double the risk of breast cancer than those in the north, the Westmead Breast Cancer Institute study shows.                          

Life Saving Breast Screening Van on the Move
Tuesday, 13 December 2011 14:37

Women in Greater Western Sydney now have access to a free life-saving health service closer to home since the launch of the Westmead Breast Cancer Institute (BCI) Sunflower Clinic BreastScreen NSW van. NSW Parliamentary Secretary for Regional Health, Melinda Pavey launched the BreastScreen NSW van with Dr Geoff Lee MP, Member for Parramatta in December 2011. This service is now providing potentially life-saving screening to women across Western Sydney.

Sydney Congress a Great Success!
Wednesday, 31 October 2012 14:23

Over 900 delegates attended the 2012 Sydney International Breast Cancer Congress at Darling Harbour from 23-26 October. They were joined on Thursday and Friday by over 600 consumers for Breast Cancer Network Australia's conference "Strength to Strength".

New mobile screening van to be launched
Tuesday, 22 November 2011 13:10

Ray of Hope vision for women of Western Sydney: the new $1 million mobile BCI Sunflower Clinic BreastScreen Van to be launched on 13th December.

The Ray of Hope Committee would like to announce the construction of the new BCI Sunflower Clinic BreastScreen Mobile Van is nearing completion.  The van is due to be officially launched in Western Sydney on 13th December, and will commence service in mid January 2012.

Important Dates

Best Breast Friends
Tuesday 2nd September 2014
Recent advances in oncoplastic and reconstructive surgery
Dr Elisabeth Elder
Breast Surgeon
Westmead BCI


Ask the Secialist
Monday 8th September 2014
Dr Kirsty Stuart
Radiation Oncologist
Westmead BCI


Dr Elisabeth Elder
Breast SurgeonDr Elisabeth Elder
Breast Surgeon

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