Blackwood 8 is a team of local volunteers, passionate about making a difference in the lives of people, and their families, affected by cancer.   We share a common bond of having a friend diagnosed with a brain tumour in 2007.

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“Save the Date”


Friday, 21 October 2016, 7.30pm until midnight

Yering Meadows Golf Club, 178–180 Victoria Road, Yering

$99 per ticket

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Brain Cancer Action Week – Community Awareness & Information Forum

Blackwood 8 is proud to be a financial sponsor of the 2016 Brain Cancer Action Week – Community Awareness & Information Forum being held Friday May 6th 2016 at the Cancer Council of Victoria. Blackwood 8 Committee members will also be attending this event. Registration for this event can be done through the Cancer Council of Victoria website.



Blackwood 8 Support


In August 2012 Blackwood 8 started an education and support group called “Talking Heads”.

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Blackwood 8 has DGR Status – Any donations above $2 are tax deductable

and much appreciated.

14/08/2013 Fund Raiser

David White (Chairman Blackwood 8) interviewed about the 'Celebration of Hope' Gala Ball by Bruce Mansfield and Phil Brady from 3AW Nightline.