Portable shade structures for Schools/Sporting club

    NAME Queensland Cancer Council
    CANCER TYPE Melanoma
    INSTITUTION 238
    STATE Queensland
    GRANT TYPE Other
    PROJECT TYPE Prevention

    Portable shade structures for Schools/Sporting clubs in Boonah. Queensland has the highest rate of malignant melanomas and non-melanocytic skin cancer in Australia and in the world. Funding is to be used for sporting shade structures resulting in 40% less UV exposure as well as a 20% increase in activity.