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Mandurah man to ride the Dwellingup 100

Last modified on 26 Aug 2014 5:15 am

JOHN Halford has taken part in the Dwellingup 100 for the past two years and this year gets the chance to ride for someone who can’t.

Jerry’s Back in Town!

Last modified on 23 Sep 2013 8:59 am

Muscular Dystrophy Foundation (MDF) Australia is pleased to be welcoming back Jerry Lewis to Australia in June 2010 for a tour to promote muscular dystrophy. Jerry Lewis joins us in support of MDF Australia and people throughout Australia with a neuromuscular condition. MDF Australia supports the provision of a range of services to persons with […]

Dr Josh Burns’ Tour Duchenne Blog – Day 10

Last modified on 23 Sep 2013 8:59 am

Dear donors, colleagues, friends and family, Last day of the Tour Duchenne from Phillip Island (Cowes) to Melbourne. Exciting, entertaining and emotional. We were all really looking forward to this day, the final day of an epic adventure. 25 sensitive and sore cyclists saddled up for the ‘easy’ 95Km ride with showers clearing, sunshine peeking, […]

Dr Josh Burns’ Tour Duchenne Blog – Day 9

Last modified on 23 Sep 2013 8:59 am

Dear donors, colleagues, friends and family, The day we will never forget. The most difficult day of cycling for each and everyone of us. Even the ladies said it was worse than child birth! From Yarram to Phillip Island looked challenging but nothing like yesterday. We rolled out under dark clouds and a very stiff […]

Walk for MD, Manly Beach

Last modified on 23 Sep 2013 8:59 am

Take a walk along the Esplanade at Sydney’s famous Manly Beach and help raise funds for research into Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.

Tour Duchenne a Success

Last modified on 23 Sep 2013 8:59 am

Dr Josh Burns, researcher at INMR (The Children’s Hospital Westmead) is riding the Tour Duchenne.

Tour Duchenne Kicks Off!

Last modified on 23 Sep 2013 8:59 am

A wonderful night at the Cargo Bar in Darling Harbour launched the Tour Duchenne. Event organiser Julian Thompson and hundreds of family and friends celebrated over $600,000 committed so far to supporting the INMR (Institute of Neuromuscular Research) in Sydney and NMDRC (National Muscular Dystrophy Research Centre) in Melbourne research a cure for muscular dystrophy. […]

Domestic Blitz for Bucco Family

Last modified on 23 Sep 2013 8:59 am

Don’t miss Domestic Blitz on Sunday night, 8 March at 6.30pm. Anthony and Jenny Bucco and their family (members of Muscular Dystrophy NSW) were given a makeover by Domestic Blitz . Tune in for their story.

Collection Box Campaign Success

Last modified on 23 Sep 2013 8:59 am

In November last year nearly 3,000 collection boxes were sent out to cafes, pharmacies and food outlets. With only 15% of boxes returned nearly $20,000 has been banked. Funds collected will be used to support client services by MD associations in the state in which funds were collected.