Australians reveal their experiences

While it may be our 'national cancer'1, many of us are surprisingly in the dark about non-melanoma skin cancer.2

But husbands, wives, partners, farmers, cricketers... anyone can be affected by non-melanoma skin cancer.

We need to talk about non-melanoma skin cancer: Doug's story

I never believed it would get as bad as it did: Sharon's story

I still remember that call from my GP: Paul's story

I know that secondary cancers are not a good thing to have: Jude's story

I was bowled over by my lack of knowledge: Peter's story


  1. Australian Institute of Health and Welfare. Skin cancer in Australia. Canberra, ACT: AIHW, Department of Health; 2016 Jul 13. Report No.: CAN 96. Accessed August 2020. Available at
  2. Sideris E, Thomas SJ. Health Promot J Austral. 2020; 313:848-922

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