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3 days ago

Free Lunch Alert!
Do you work at Fremantle Hospital? Are you part of the SMHS Staff Lottery for Spinnaker (prev Freo Dr Lotto) or would like to join?!

Come on down to the outdoor area in front of ... See more

1 week ago

To celebrate our upcoming comedy fundraising night, Knee Slap for Spinnaker, we're giving away 2 double passes!
TAG your funniest friend in the comments below and LIKE ... See more

1 week ago

Are you a SMHS Staff Lottery for Spinnaker player at Fremantle Hospital? If so, please join the Spinnaker Team for lunch on Thursday 14 November between 12 - 1:30pm. We'll be set up in the outdoor ... See more

3 weeks ago

We need your help!
As you may know, we have received a record number of grant applications across multiple critical disease and health areas including: cancer, mental health, heart disease and ... See more

1 month ago

Great news for our research community: Applications for the Barry Marshall Travel Awards (Round 1) are now open!

This unique travel grant program has been established to pay tribute to Prof ... See more

1 month ago

We had a great time visiting the Austal shipyard in Henderson on Wednesday to celebrate 13 years of workplace giving. The company matches every dollar donated by the staff meaning more than $250,000 ... See more

1 month ago

Sizzle with Spinnaker!
Come and visit us at Bunnings Warehouse Australia this Sunday 6 October as we raise money to further support the record number of grant applications we have received this year. ... See more

1 month ago

Our CEO Dana was so pleased to pop into Neonatology at Fiona Stanley Hospital this week and chat with nurse Sadhana. Sometimes our littlest patients face some of the biggest risks such as this ... See more

2 months ago

We are popping up at Fremantle Hospital today until 2pm and we’d love to see you! We will be taking SMHS Staff Lottery for Spinnaker sign ups ($500 prize pool every fortnight), workplace giving ... See more

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We're hosting our first comedy fundraiser
and we'd love for you to join us!