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Who could do with a spare $500 this time of year?? Be rewarded for supporting a good Claus cause this Christmas! Buy a Play For Purpose raffle ticket supporting Dragons Abreast Australia this Saturday, 7 Decemberand ... Read more
Canberra’s Lake Burley Griffin was host to Dragons Abreast Canberra’s 20th birthday dragon boat regatta and celebrations on the weekend of 9 and 10 November 2019. The weekend festivities, with the corporate and socia... Read more
Our DAA members are a talented mob, none moreso than Linda, the artiste extraordinaire behind Pinkoala. Linda has produced Pinkoala pins - Pinkoala is the bear you wear to show you care - losing her fluffy ears to che... Read more
Check out this amazing footage shot by Breast Cancer Network Australia for their 'I CAN' campaign!  ... Read more
ABC Life profiles Dragons Abreast Penrith's Sharon Cooper! Sharon Cooper got involved in dragon boat racing after her life was turned upside down. She was diagnosed with breast cancer at 39. Two years later, after fin... Read more
Breast Cancer Survivors................ Get your happy back!! "Come and Try" dragon boating! It's free, and it's heaps of fun! None of us had ever picked up a paddle once, either! We are always welcoming new members... Read more
Dragons Abreast Sunshine Coast's Kath Barry was recognised for her contributions to volunteering with Dragons Abreast Sunshine Coast and promoting the sport within the community. Jarrod Bleijie MP presented the award ... Read more
The Event A special regatta where you can experience the thrill of dragon boat racing while supporting Dragons Abreast in Canberra and across the country. A full crew consists of 20 paddlers. Don’t have 20? No worrie... Read more
Earlier this year, Dragons Abreast Australia members were introduced to Urban Poling, a form of walking using specialized hand held walking poles developed by Canadian Occupational Therapist Mandy Shintani. Mandy was fa... Read more
The International Breast Cancer Paddlers Commission (IBCPC) Festival Committee has confirmed the venue for the next IBCPC Festival to be held in 2022. In late 2018, the IBCPC called for expressions of interest to host t... Read more


In the Loop

In The Loop - October 2019

Lots of exciting news leading up to the end of 2019!

In The Loop - June 2019

What's been happening in the first half of 2019?

In The Loop - April 2019

In this issue catch up with all the DAA news in the first quarter of 2019!




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


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In recent years Amoena have incorporated cooling technology (Comfort+) into the breast forms. Lingerie has evolved from basic pocketed bra to high fashion French inspired lingerie.


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