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Client Survey 2019

Last modified on 6 Sep 2019 3:05 am

Each year, Muscular Dystrophy Queensland (MDQ) asks our clients how we are performing; where we can improve; and what services we might plan for the future.  Thank you to the 65 people who took the opportunity to have a say in 2019! The 2018 – 2019 year:  91% of the people who responded expressed overall […]

EPIC Assist Community Grant for Crisis Care

Last modified on 15 Mar 2019 1:55 am

  Muscular Dystrophy Queensland is proud to announce that EPIC Assist has generously supported the Crisis Care Program in 2019. Muscular Dystrophy Queensland’s Crisis Support Program is designed to support people through challenging times. For a person living with muscular dystrophy or similar neuromuscular condition, a crisis can be an unforeseen progression in a condition, […]

Red Bow aglow for commuters

Last modified on 28 Feb 2019 7:35 am

Brisbane commuters will see a red glow over the coming days as Transurban and Brisbane City Council join Muscular Dystrophy Queensland in support of Red Bow Day.  Those travelling along the Gateway Motorway will see the Sir Hielscher Bridge glowing red.  The story bridge will also be lit up, transitioning from purple to red. MDQ’s […]

AU91 Winners Announced!

Last modified on 31 Jan 2019 5:56 am

One lucky supporter has received a kick start to 2019, winning $20,000 cash as the major prize winner of Art Union 91 – and he doesn’t even know it yet! A long time supporter from the Sunshine Coast hinterland, he has been purchasing tickets since 2008. We have not been able to contact him by phone so […]

Art Union 90 – Winners have been announced

Last modified on 1 Nov 2018 1:00 am

As the year rolls by, one lucky supporter received a very exciting early Christmas surprise, winning $20,000 cash as the major prize winner of Art Union 90. This long time supporter, who’d been supporting since the early 90s was delighted to win.

Art Union 89 Winner, Winner, Winner!!

Last modified on 31 Jul 2018 7:18 am

We had the very exciting draw of our Art Union 89 today. We kicked it old school style, drawing each ticket number from our special box of numbered marbles. Here is Ondrea doing the honours. Find out more about our lucky winners.

Art Union 87 Winners Announced

Last modified on 29 Jan 2018 7:02 am

We have our Art Union prize winners!! And you won’t believe one of the names that came up … to our great surprise, our lovely Case Management Officer, Maryanne won $1,000 in our exclusive draw for AutoOrder ticket buyers. We’re fortunate that many of our current and former employees support the Art Union as a […]

Art Union 85 … and the winners are:

Last modified on 1 Aug 2017 10:11 am

We are delighted to announce the winners of Art Union 85 which was drawn at Muscular Dystrophy Queensland’s Nundah offices at 1pm on 28 July 2017. Prize winners are as follows:

HOG Charity Ride 2017

Last modified on 26 May 2017 12:44 am

HARLEY DAVIDSON REVS UP SUPPORT FOR RARE DISEASES   On Sunday 21 May 2017, over 120 bikers on Harley Davidson’s will roar through the streets of Brisbane towards the Sunshine Coast. Each year the Harley Owners Group (HOG) don their leathers and get ready to take a courageous passenger on an exhilarating ‘ride of their […]

Art Union 84 Draw – we have our winners

Last modified on 3 Apr 2017 1:00 am

Art Union 84 winners were drawn at MDQ’s Nundah office on Friday afternoon, for the last ‘choose your prize’ for our major prize. Winner ticket 6,189. Second prize ticket 6,294 and an Auto Order excluse prize draw winner from Townsville.

ENMC International Workshop: Airway Clearance Techniques in NMD.

Last modified on 17 Mar 2017 2:20 am

On 3 March 2017, 21 participants from 12 countries across the world (including Australia, Europe; United Kingdom; United States of America; and South Africa) met in Naarden, Netherlands, to attend and contribute to the 228th ENMC International Workshop entitled, “Airway Clearance Techniques In Neuromuscular Disorders”.

Merry Christmas for Art Union 83 Winners!!

Last modified on 22 Dec 2016 5:22 am

Art Union 83 winners were drawn at MDQ’s Nundah office. It’s always a delight to let our winners know their number has been drawn but it is especially so at Christmas time.

Art Union 80 Winners

Last modified on 5 Apr 2016 7:12 am

Congratulations to our major prize winner who can select the shopping spree of a lifetime, with a $20,000 Harvey Norman gift voucher OR a fabulous holiday package OR gold bullion. Congratulations also to our minor prize winners. All prizes are detailed below.