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VALE Lion Allan Hofmann

Lion Allan was a Charter member of the Lions Club of Toowoomba/ Wilsonton Inc. in 1978, and in 1980 he became the Miss Personality Chairman of the then Lions Kidney & Medical Research Foundation. This grew to be his passion in Lions and this passion partnered with gardening and his family, meant that Lion Allan […]

Proserpine springs for research

Our thanks to Proserpine Lions Club who donated $1,000 to the Spring For Research Annual Appeal.  This is a club of 29 members in 201Q2 Lions District. They enjoy supporting their local community and their last major fundraiser was running a barbecue at the local junior rugby league carnival (Paul Bowman Carnival) where clubs traveled […]

Call for nominations

20 September 2019 Nominations for Director are hereby called for the following Districts. District 201Q1 Vacant Position Term three years Eligible for re-election AGM 2022  District 201Q2 Vacant Position Term three years Eligible for re-election AGM 2022 District 201Q3 Vacant Position Term three years Eligible for re-election AGM 2022 Qualifications necessary to be eligible for […]

Art Union Winners drawn

Results for Lions Medical Research Foundation Art Union 2019 Drawn Friday 13 September 2019 at 11.30am First Prize:- VESPA GTS 300 Super. $10,090 RRP. Winner:- Ticket Number:- 10322 Won by:- Paul Ryan, Golden Valley Keperra Second Prize:- Panasonic 65″ 4K Smart TV. $1,999 RRP Winner:- Ticket Number:- 00041 Won by:- Simon Molloy, Stafford


I dream of a world where diabetes is under control, and where the impact of this major public health issue has been drastically reduced. My name is Dr Olivia Holland, the 2019 recipient of the Lions Medical Research Foundation Fellowship, and with support from LMRF, I study diabetes. The World Health Organisation estimates that 422 million [...]


The 2019 Griffith Sport Toohey Trail Run will be held on Sunday 13 October. This event sees entrants take on the bitumen to bush, all-terrain scenic challenge from Griffith University, Nathan Campus through the Toohey Forest. The 2019 event has elected to fundraise for diabetes and as such, Lions Medical Research Foundation intends to participate […]

DIABETES WEEK UPDATE from Dr Olivia Holland

Making a difference Diabetes is a huge health problem, and not one we will be able to solve overnight. Continuing research will be vital to helping those already suffering from diabetes, but also in stopping more people from being affected in the future. I believe that if you really want to influence health outcomes, it’s […]


Queensland and Northern New South Wales Lions Medical Research Foundation is running an Art Union between May and August 2019. Tickets are available at $2.00 each, or a book of tickets (10 tickets) at $20.00 each (no discounts apply). Click Here to Purchase from our Online Shop – or call the Lions Medical Research Foundation […]

Mental Health Benchmarking Survey

CAN YOU HELP? Dr Nadeeka Dissanayaka has come to the Lions community with a request… She is currently seeking consumers of residential aged care to complete a short survey and comment on one of her research proposals in order to obtain consumer opinion. Consumers can be: 1.People with a loved one living in residential aged […]

Autumn edition of FOUNDATION LINE

The Autumn edition of the FOUNDATION LINE is now available. This is the first issue for 2019 and in this edition, we introduce you to our new researcher, Dr Olivia Holland who is researching gestational diabetes. Her work supports one of the pillars of Lions Clubs International and highlights interesting statistics about the percentage of […]

Patron: His Excellency The Honourable Paul de Jersey AC, Governor of Queensland

The QLD & Northern NSW Lions Medical Research Foundation is a Deductible Gift Recipient so your donation will be tax deductible.

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