The Mark Hughes Foundation is a charity raising funds to support research, raise awareness for brain cancer and support brain cancer patients.

Video Library

Matt Callander - Beanie for Brain Cancer on the NRL Footy Show
19 June 2017

Hear Matt Callander's heart breaking and inspirational story from the NRL Footy Show


Mark Hughes and Paul Harragon - Beanie for Brain Cancer Round 2017
18 June 2017

Catch up with the NRL Footy Show as they live cross to Mark Hughes and Paul Harragon to get the total raised during NRL Beanie for Brain Cancer Round 2017.


Chief's Pass For Pesos - Beanie for Brain Cancer Round 2017
17 June 2017



NRL Beanie for Brain Cancer Round 2017
16 June 2017



Beautiful and Brave
7 March 2016

This is why we never give up until we find a cure. Thank you to our beautiful and brave little star Miley. Brain cancer kills more adults under 40 and more children under 10 than any other disease in Australia. Yet very little is known about brain cancer, it causes or how to treat it.



Tackling Brain Cancer
19 August 2015

See how the Mark Hughes Foundation and HMRI are tackling brain cancer research together with travel awards, biobanking grants and more. We've only just begun!


Interview with Ken Sutcliffe
December 2013

Mark and his wife Kirralee speak candidly to Ken Sutcliffe on Merewether Beach about Mark's brain cancer diagnosis and his journey forward. more


Segment on Channel 9's NRL Footy Show
15 June 2014

Erin Moland speaks to Mark, his family and football mates about his diagnosis and treatment of brain cancer. more

Mark Hughes Foundation Brain Cancer Biobank
15 December 2014

The Mark Hughes Foundation has invested in the future of brain cancer research by funding an invaluable new biobank to store blood and cell samples for long-term use. HMRI's Dr Craig Gedye says it will enhance disease knowledge and help scientists develop targeted treatments for sub-groups of patients. more