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Better health, brighter futures for Central Queensland

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CQShines Foundation exists for every Central Queenslander

Our purpose is simple. To advance, support and promote the health of Central Queenslander’s through life-changing medical research and improved healthcare.

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Your ongoing support matters

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Your chosen fundraising activity is a rewarding way to join the fight against harmful diseases affecting our families.

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Give in memory

Honour the memory of your loved one by making an In Memoriam donation or setting up a Tribute Fund.

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Leave a gift in your Will

Leaving a gift in your Will is a wonderful way to ensure your generous legacy lives on and helps future generations.

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We support medical research and patient care

We fund translational medical research and improvements to patient care across all Central Queensland public hospitals, universities and medical research centres.


Your support has an impact!

Thousands of Central Queenslanders, young and old, will fight diseases and illnesses such as cancer, heart disease, diabetes, stroke and dementia in their lifetime. They cannot beat these enemies on their own, but with your help, they have a fighting chance.

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Community Stories

There were no tears, just absolute disbelief. Now we really knew that we had something to deal with.

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Regional Medical Pathway

Supporting Central Queensland's future doctors

Regional Medical Pathways program to inspire the next generation of doctors

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The Archer Rocky Amateurs

The Archer raises $18,529 for CQShines Foundation

Thank you to the Rocky Amatuers for chosing CQShines as its charity of choice

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Gemfields Lee and Teresa Scholarship

A little support goes a long way for this local community

Two healthcare scholarships awarded

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