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

Video Library

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