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Cancer, Healing and Wellbeing at The Gawler Cancer Foundation

People diagnosed with cancer have been turning to The Gawler Cancer Foundation for over 30 years. The Gawler Cancer Foundation are pioneers in the use of a lifestyle practices to promote healing, reduce stress and help improve quality of life and recovery outcomes. The Foundation's ten and four night educational cancer retreats in the Yarra Valley, Victoria, attract people from all over Australia and abroad for nurturing support and to learn the practical application of this approach.

The Gawler Cancer Foundation's teachings are based around Seven Essential Elements: regular meditation, good nutrition, emotional healing, moderate exercise, effective support, power of mind and the quest for meaning. This active self-help approach complements any medical treatments or complementary therapies that may have been chosen as part of a treatment plan.

Cancer Retreat Options:

  • Life and Living- 10 nights

  • Cancer Fundamentals- 4 nights

  • Breast Cancer Fundamentals- 4 nights

For more information visit our website below or call 1300 651 211 or email

Address 55 Rayner Court
Yarra Junction VIC 3797
Tel 03 5967 1730
Fax 03 5967 1715