About this site

This site aims to provide:

Medical information

Medical information explaining the various cancer types, their diagnosis and treatment is developed by working groups with cancer specialists, nurses and people affected by the disease. It's reviewed regularly by members of our Clinical Network. See our disclaimer.

Advertising and sponsorship

This site is funded from donations – we don't accept paid advertisements. Sometimes where fundraising and community events are sponsored, the logos of sponsors are included in reports of the events. Inclusion of logos does not imply endorsement of the sponsor or its products.

For more details contact webmanager@cancervic.org.au

W3C accessibility

This site was developed to comply with worldwide accessibility standards.

Privacy Policy and Collection Statement

Thursday 8 December 2016

How we collect, use, disclose and destroy personal information.

Intellectual property

Content on this site is owned by the Cancer Council and must not be copied.


Information on this site is no substitute for individual medical advice.


This map is a useful overview to help you navigate through the website.