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  Looking for a little gift to say Merry Christmas, Thinking of you, Get better soon or if you just want to let someone know you are thinking of them. Consider sending them a Comfort Heart for them to hold and treasur... Read more
An amazing effort by both crews and individuals in their fundraising for the 2017 Dragons Abreast Festival! The festival is our biggest fundraising event of the year and we appreciate the effort that everyone has put in... Read more
The sun shone, the wind blew, the rain stayed away and smiles were witnessed all day at the 2017 Dragons Abreast Festival!  This great footage by one of our supporters, Cliff shows what a fantastic day was had. Don't ... Read more
Yes, Dragons Abreast Australia has a song!!!! Our amazing DA Gippsland Waratahs Coordinator Jenny Howlett, has written a song for Dragons Abreast Australia to help spread the message of early detection and the benefits ... Read more
Pink Dragon Hunters take home Gold at the Chinese New Year Festival in Darling Harbour for 2017!!!   There were smiles from ear to ear and adrenaline running high when the Hunter Dragon Abreast team won the first 2 ... Read more
2017 DAA Convention & Heritage Paddle Hosted by DA Melbourne (DAMBusters) @ Melbourne Parkview Hotel, 562 St Kilda Road, Melbourne 29th & 30th April 2017 Registration is now open Register now to attend the D... Read more
Dragons Abreast Penrith celebrated DAA National Paddle Day at Sydney International Regatta Centre Penrith with special guests John Thain, Mayor for Penrith, Emma Hussar,Federal member for Lindsay and Susan Templeman, Fed... Read more
To celebrate the DAA National paddle month this year, Dragon’s Abreast Bribie Island, held a family fun day on the Pine River at Deep Water Bend on the 1st of October.   A beautiful morning paddling with family and f... Read more
Keeping North Queensland Abreast of the Times On Saturday 21st May 2016, Twin Titties (Townsville's Dragons Abreast club) hosted a one day free conference for people affected by breast cancer.  Topics included current ... Read more
After 11 years of dragon boat paddling and at the age of 80, Dawn Worley has decided that it’s the right time to hang up her paddle. Dawn was a founding member of Dragons Abreast Bribie Island (DABI) in 2008. She serv... Read more




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Dragons Abreast Australia is sponsored by Specialised Therapeutics Australia, an international biopharmaceutical company with strategic focus and expertise in Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia.

With the highest professional and ethical standards, Specialised Therapeutics Australia commercialise therapies and technologies that uniquely fulfil the unmet medical needs of the community.


Quality and affordable sporting apparel. Provider of our DAA jackets, with a percentage of proceeds being donated to Dragons Abreast.

Platinum Sponsor of the 2017 Dragons Abreast Festival, Cancer Institute NSW, is dedicated to reducing the impact of cancer and improving outcomes for people with cancer across the state of New South Wales by:

Promoting the prevention of cancer

Improving early detection and participation in cancer screening

Improving the diagnosis and treatment of cancer

Building capacity in cancer research

Using the latest data and information to drive positive change across the health system.


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