John and Judy

UNDER OUR ROOF – A PLACE OF COMFORT FOR JOHN AND JUDY

Still grieving the loss of his loving father who passed away from prostate cancer at the age of 94, 68-year-old John Murray found himself diagnosed with the same heartbreaking disease in June last year. Living in Whyalla, John was forced to travel to Adelaide for treatment where The Hospital Research Foundation’s Under Our Roof homes provided him […]

Sarah Pedler

Sarah’s Journey – Under Our Roof

After the shock of receiving a breast cancer diagnosis at just 31-years-old, loving mother of four Sarah Pedler new she had a challenging road ahead. “I found a lump in my left breast in May 2018 and I made an appointment with my doctor immediately; I was sent for a biopsy and results initially came […]

Welcome Bike SA!

We are pleased to welcome Bike SA as a partner for Mercer SuperCycle 2020. Bike SA is an independent, non-government, not-for-profit association supporting all recreational cyclists and members in South Australia. They promote all types of cycling – for recreation, for transport, for health, for the environment, for tourism and for fun. They advocate on […]

THANK YOU AND WELCOME – BOARD MEMBER UPDATE

At the recent Annual General Meeting for SuperCycle Inc, two of our longest serving board members retired, Dawn Garrett and Jon Holbrook, and we welcomed our incoming chair Jim Jeffery and new board member’s Mignon Williams and Peter Sayers. Dawn Garrett (our outgoing Board chair) has been on the Board since 2011. Dawn was a […]

Bowden Under Our Roof

Under Our Roof Bowden 354 Apartment Update

The third Under Our Roof home is underway, with construction commencing earlier this month of the floor the apartment will be situated on. Located 4km from the Royal Adelaide Hospital and 5km from the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, the apartment in Bowden 354’s On the Park East will provide a home-away-from-home for country cancer patients and […]

Felicity Plew and Family

Fundraising Award Winners

Mercer SuperCycle is thrilled to introduce fundraising awards to recognise the teams, riders and support crew who have gone above and beyond with their fundraising efforts. The funds raised from Mercer SuperCycle go towards supporting country cancer patients and their families by building family-style accommodation near major cancer treatment hospitals in Adelaide, South Australia. This […]

Bowden Under Our Roof

New Home for Country Cancer Patients Under Construction

Construction has commenced for a third ‘Under Our Roof’ home to provide much-needed accommodation for country cancer patients receiving treatment at hospitals in Adelaide. With two ‘Under Our Roof’ homes already located at Woodville, The Hospital Research Foundation (THRF) is thrilled to share that a third large family-style apartment is being built at 354 Bowden’s On […]