News & Research

The wonderful Janet and Julie Kesby, featured in our sponsor Specialised Therapeutics article for Mother's Day. 'On Mother’s Day 2019 we recognise the Mothers and Daughters who face a breast cancer diagnosis together.... Read more
Are you or someone you know in the Canberra area this weekend? Recovering from Breast Cancer?Come and try dragon boating with Dragons Abreast CanberraWe are all in the same boat. Saturday 9-11 am 11 May  Meet at ... Read more
Dragons Abreast Australia is thrilled to be the latest partner of Play for Purpose and even more excited to be the lottery's featured charity, as the draw comes to a close very soon! Play for Purpose is an innovative s... Read more
The 22nd annual Australian Dragon Boat Championships (AusChamps) were held at the Rowing Course,Yarralumla in Canberra last week and Dragons Abreast Australia is proud of our groups who competed in the Breast Cancer... Read more
53 Australian women are diagnosed with breast cancer each day – the more we raise, the faster a cure can be found. This year on Sunday, 12 May the Mother’s Day Classic fun walk/run will again take place at events al... Read more
Dragons Abreast Melbourne and Bendigo and the wonderful Otis Foundation have joined forces to enable the “Judy Costello” boat to rest beside the tranquil lake at Bramare in Mandurang. The “Judy Costello” is a... Read more
For 11 years, the Dragons Abreast Corporate and Community Regatta, known as the DAA Festival, has been DAA’s annual major fundraiser and awareness event, and has created many fabulous memories and experiences both for ... Read more
Just like DAA, our sponsor Amoena provides support and a community to people following a breast cancer diagnosis. Read their feature article on DAA in the latest Amoena 4 Life.    ... Read more
Dynamic DAA members Alyx Stewart and Linda Papworth, feature in the latest International Breast Cancer Paddlers' Commission (IBCPC) newsletter. Alyx's progression to founder of  the iCare4u app and Kee-moh Snacks.  ... Read more
Dragons Abreast Australia is once again presenting the most vibrant event of October – The Dragons Abreast Festival! It’s hundreds of passionate people, of all ages, gender and fitness levels, racing 12 metre long d... Read more


In the Loop

In The Loop - December 2019

The end of a decade!  A lot has been happening at DAA.

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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Our Sponsors

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.

Amoena - supporting women’s confidence after breast cancer and throughout life.

As the world leader in research and manufacture of breast forms our story began 43 years and has expanded into 82 countries. 

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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