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February 27, 2021

Breast cancer survivors walk tall

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The Byron Bay Breast Cancer Suport Group's 2013 'Minifield of Women' at Apex Park. Photo Jeff Dawson
The Byron Bay Breast Cancer Suport Group’s 2013 ‘Minifield of Women’ at Apex Park. Photo Jeff Dawson

The Byron Breast Cancer Support Group celebrated the tenth anniversary of the  ‘Byron Breast Cancer Day and Minifield of Women’ event  in Apex Park, Main Beach, Byron Bay last Saturday.

Organiser Barb Pinter said, ‘Although breast cancer care and knowledge has come a long way, women and some men are still being diagnosed every single day’.

To contact the Byron Breast Cancer Support Group call Barb on 6680 8893 or email [email protected].


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  1. In my small circle of aquaintens and friends, 4 of them have been diagnosed with breast cancer recently, causing me a lot of sadness, a disease which was extremely rare 50 years ago. Would it not be more fruitful to find out WHY this is happening now and address the CAUSE so we do not need to have these celebrations of survivers? Is this the world we want to live in?


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