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Not your average scrubs

Who says scrubs and uniforms have to be boring? Infectious Clothing have partnered with Wishlist once again to bring fun and colour back into medical apparel on the Sunshine Coast. From speciality prints and colourful scrubs to versatile corporate wear, CEO Sally Doran has been a driving force behind ‘pop up shops’ occurring across the…

Help a healthcare worker during Covid-19 Featured

You can help Wishlist spread love during this unprecedented time. The Sunshine Coast community is pulling together and helping our local frontline health staff. There are many ways to do this – from a message of support – to creating a virtual fundraiser! We’ve compiled a list just for you. Please click here and thank…

A word from Staff Scholar…

My name is Tanja Harris and I am a paediatric nurse from Gympie Hospital. I started paediatric nursing in 1992 in Germany where I did my nurse’s training. I have worked in paediatric rheumatology in Germany, at the former Royal Children’s Hospital in Brisbane and at the Caboolture paediatric unit before moving to Gympie, where…

WishlistConnect business spotlight – F45 Training Birtinya

Q and A with F45 Training Birtinya Operations Leader Jenna Mcphee. Q: What are you offering SCHHS staff and Wishlist supporters? A: A seven-day free trial! F45 Training is a global fitness community specialising in innovative, high-intensity group workouts that are fast, fun and results-driven. Q: Why did you choose to offer this?  A: F45…

PRINT BUSINESS TEAMS WITH WISHLIST

Sunshine Coast commercial print and design business Push Productions have signed as a Wishlist Corporate Partner.   The innovative printing business based in Maroochydore opened their doors in 2007 and have since expanded to offer a range of services including eco-friendly garments. Manager Paul Morton is no stranger to giving back to the community. “Whilst…

DOVE CELEBRATES A DECADE

Dove Palliative Care at Caloundra Hospital is celebrating its 10th birthday following its major renovation and extension. Wishlist has directed more than $200,000 to the award-winning palliative care unit since inception, thanks to generous donors and families who have used the service. This includes a recent $16,000 boost to the music therapy program by way…

Mini Mack’s first 5k – Wishlist Fun Run

Mackenzie Anderson is quite simply a miracle bub. Born prematurely at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital last year, the now energetic eight-month-old spent the first 4.5 weeks of her life in Special Care Nursery. Gympie mum Crystelle Anderson says at the time she didn’t realise how much of a struggle it would be to spend…

WISHLIST ACCOMMODATION

He has one of the biggest hearts on the Sunshine Coast, and now Mick Allwood has donated the use of his waterfront apartment for families needing to be close to the Sunshine Coast University Hospital. Capricorn Roofing Director Mick Allwood has been a major supporter of 92.7 Mix FM’s Give Me 5 For Kids and…

3D printing advances cancer treatment on Sunshine Coast

A revolutionary technology is being used to enhance cancer treatment at the Sunshine Coast University Hospital. Director for Radiation Therapy David Willis and his team have been busy testing a specialised 3D printer and software funded by Wishlist to the tune of $30,000, thanks to the Queensland Gambling Community Benefit Fund. The printer and software…

Update from Lisa Rowe

It’s a new year and it’s fair to say that, at Wishlist, we’re pretty happy and excited about it. This year will see, among many other things, the growth of our accommodation options for families needing affordable options to be close to a local hospital. In April we will open The House the Coast Built…