September 2020 Journal

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Have a look at our September Journal This edition includes Peninsula Group 50th celebrations and new local giving for local health program. Click on image to download.

Meet Kate Irving – 2017 UBC Fellow

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Dr Kate Irving was appointed the Uncle Bobs Club General Neurology Fellow in 2017. An accomplished clinician and historian, Kate has been working within the RCH Neurology Department for four years and is passionate about supporting children with neurological conditions. When did you realise you had an interest in neurology?   My primary interest was in children with disability and that’s what led me … Read More

See how the Children’s Hospital Orthopaedic Section inspired the formation of UBC

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Tom Bush

UBC club historian takes you on a journey showing you the significance of the Children’s Hospital Orthopaedic Hospital (CHOS) at Mt Eliza in the formation of Uncle Bobs Club in 1942. It then tells the story of the Club’s contribution to the Hospital, the Christmas parties and the many other events conducted by the Club for the entertainment of the … Read More

Our leaders – see who has proudly led UBC over the years

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June Warner

UBC club historian takes you on a journey, introducing you to all the Club’s Presidents and State Presidents, beginning with the Foundation President Mr. Jock Mc Adam through to today. Thanks to our Historian Frank Hargreaves for putting this video together. UBC club historian takes you on a journey, introducing you to all the Club’s Presidents and State Presidents, beginning … Read More

Hear how UBC Fellow Dr Ian Woodcock is changing lives

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Dr Ian Woodcock

2015 & 2018 UBC Fellow Dr. Ian Woodcock, Paediatric Neurologist and Professor Monique Ryan Director, Department of Neurology at the Royal Children’s Hospital will be speaking to UBC Members and Volunteers at the 2020 AGM. Hear about the amazing work the Neurology Department does to help sick children. Dr Woodcock will also give insight into how the UBC Fellowship assisted … Read More

Are you interested in joining a board for a registered charity?

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We need enthusiastic people with a passion to improve the lives of sick children. The State Committee consists of Volunteer Directors, who bring a diverse range of professional and personal skills to UBC, as well as a wealth of volunteering experience. The term is a 12 month position, beginning in October of each year and consists of monthly meetings (you … Read More

Happy 50th Birthday Peninsula Group

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For over 50 years Peninsula Group have been raising funds for children’s health. Hear State President Paul Etherington’s birthday wishes and step back in time and see what this amazing group has achieved. Thanks to our Historian Frank Hargraves for putting the video together.

May 2020 Journal


Have a look at our May Journal This edition includes the 2020 Good Friday Appeal and a look at past club presidents. Click on image to download.