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Annual Gala Dinner –

Parliament House


Thank You

Thank you to the Deputy Leader of the Opposition in the NSW Parliament, Barry O’Farrell for hosting the Foundation's Annual Gala Dinner at Parliament House. 

Thank you also to Hon Brendan Nelson, Federal Minister for Science, Education and Training for attending and for committing $20,000 of Federal Government funds to the establishment of a ‘Trish Foundation’ PhD Scholarship. 

Major Sponsors

Sincere gratitude to the Trish Foundation’s Major Sponsors, Mayne Health Laverty Pathology, Waldorf Apartment Hotel Group, Singapore Airlines, Pacific International Cairns on the Esplanade, DMC Digital, Century 21 Cordeaux Marshall Gordon, Swanston Grand Mercure Melbourne, Vodafone Australia Foundation, XYZnetworks and Singapore Airlines Holidays for your great generosity and significant support of the Foundation and our goal.

Sponsors and Supporters

Thank you very much to the generous Corporations, people and organizations listed in our Acknowledgements below.  We are very grateful for your generous support of multiple sclerosis research and the pursuit of a cure or preventive strategy for this disease.


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ACP Kids                                        Dr. Penny Adams
Andre Agassi
Amcal Pharmacy, Marrickville
Shirley Anderson
Maureen Anderton
Anthony’s Coiffure
Elizabeth Arden
Chris Athas, Quiksilver Retail Balgowlah
Australian Open
Avon Products
Bacardi Lion
Ian Ballard, XYZ Networks
Barcoo Studios
Layne Beachley
Therese Bell
David Benn, Arthur C. Easy Private Jeweller
Bentley Sydney
Berida Manor, Southern Highlands
Bertram Printing, Chatswood
Joanna Betteridge
Big W
‘bills’ Restaurant
Katrina Blowers, Nova 96.9
Blue Swimmer Group
Jasmin Bond, Greentrees Guest House Orange
David Booth, Westmead Millennium Institute
John Bourke, Traditional Golf Design Limited, NZ
Barry Bradford
Mark Brennan, Macquarie Bank Property Services
Brisbane Marriott Hotel
Broadwater Beach Resort, Busselton WA
Graham Bryce, Vodafone
Margaret Burger
Burke’s Backyard Magazine
Café Roony’s Parramatta
Darren Cahill
Donald Campbell Design
Captain Cook Cruises
Carlton Crest Hotel Sydney
Anna Cavill
Century 21 Cordeaux Marshall Gordon
Channel 9
Chicken George, Marrickville
Belinda Clark, Cricket Australia
Shaun Connolly, Delorenzo
Matt Conway, Conway Design
Fenton Coull, Tennis Australia
Country Plaza Motor Inn Mackay
Cricket Australia
Cricket New South Wales
Natalie Cutcliffe, Sydney Entertainment Centre
Betty Cuthbert
DMC Digital Pty Ltd
Wendy and David Dodd
Dolphin Heads Resort Mackay
Peter Done, KPMG
Heather Down
Arthur C. Easy Private Jeweller
Graham and Lorrie Easy
Matthew Easy, Insite Organisation
Ray and Brenda Easy
Andrew Edwards, Lane Cove Framing
Peter Evans, Hugo’s Lounge Restaurant and Bar Kings Cross
FCM Travel, Melbourne
Featherdale Wildlife Park
Richard Ferguson, Bertram Printing
Michael Fox, Roseville Chatswood Florist
Bill Gilbert
Rhonda Gillam
Jason Gillespie
Maxine Gourley, The Waves
David Goudie, Blue Swimmer Group, Terryrich Beachtowels Australia
Andrew and Libby Gray
Ann Greene, Sea Bream
Greentrees Guest House Orange
Grant Hackett
Shane Hamilton
Paula Hardwick
Chris Harper, The Waves       Helping Hand Group
Mark Higgins, Waldorf Apartment Hotel, Canberra Historic Houses Trust of New South Wales
Terence Hogan, West Pymble Picture Framing


Hugo’s Lounge Restaurant and Bar Kings Cross
Tony Ienna, Anthony’s Coiffure
Daniel Ilic
Inhouse Audio Visual
International Quarterback
Anthony Jennings
Dion Jones, The Waves
Tracey Jordan, Mayne Health Laverty Pathology
Pollyxenia Joannou
Ron Kalman, West Pymble Cellars
Paul Kamsler Jnr, Pacific International Cairns on the Esplanade
Phil Kearns
Angela and May Khalil
Carole King
Niall King, Rotary Club of Strathfield
Kirkton Sebel
Kooroora Tennis Club
Max Kruger, Channel 9
Roy and Carol Langsford
Brett Lee
Legends Under Glass
Lexus of Chatswood
Alan Little
Little Daisies, West Pymble
Alastair Lindsay, Singapore Airlines
Lindt & Sprungli (Australia) Pty Ltd
Roland Lumbroso, Piccolino Italian Cuisine West Pymble
Pat Mackle, AvantCard
Pat and Trevor Mackle
Macquarie Bank
Lora Man, West Lindfield Chinese Restaurant
Rodney Marks
Simon Marnie
Craig Marshall, Century 21 Cordeaux Marshall Gordon
Masque Talent Agency
Chris Matthews, Cricket NSW
Mayne Health Laverty Pathology
Rebecca McGlouglin
Fiona McKay, Westmead Millennium Institute
Professor James McLeod
Glen McMahon, Parramatta Leagues Club
Brian McMillan, Bentley Sydney
Roy and Bev McWilliam
Melbourne Corporate Cars, Wheelers Hill, Victoria
Sue and Doug Meredith, DMC Digital
Metro Grocer, Marrickville
Metro Specs, Marrickville
David Misson, QBE Sydney Swans
Mounts Bay Waters Apartment Hotel, Perth
MS Research Australia
Mu Hair, Darlinghurst
Multiple Sclerosis Australia
Rose Nathan, Nestle Australia
Native Beauty, Newtown
Hon. Brendan Nelson, Federal Member for Bradfield
Nepean Belle Paddlewheeler
Nestle Australia
John Newcombe
North Shore Times
Novotel Northbeach Wollongong
Novotel Sydney Olympic Park
Ian O’Brien, Shoot Australia
Ocean Beach Holiday Park, NSW Central Coast
Oceanside Twin Towers Resort Luxury Accommodation, Mt Maunganui NZ
Daniel Odman, Lexus of Chatswood
Barry O’Farrell, State Member for Ku-ring-gai
ORSO Bayside Restaurant, The Spit
Mustafa Ozluk, Mayne Health Laverty Pathology
Pacific International Cairns on the Esplanade
Steven Papadopoulos
Parliament House
Parramatta Leagues Club
Pasadena on Pittwater
Michelle Paulson, Waldorf Apartment Hotel Parramatta
Wayne Pearce
Penrith Platypus Cruiser
Penrith Whitewater Stadium
Peppers Moonah Links Resort, Morning Peninsula
Neil Perry and Trish Richards, Rockpool Restaurant, The Rocks
Judy Perkins


Professor John Pollard                  Mia Polykarpou                           Kerri Pottharst
QBE Sydney Swans
Quest Margaret River
Readers Digest
Jacquie Riddell, XYZ Networks Music Channels
Riverside Centre Stage Parramatta
Riverside Retreat B & B Huskisson
RMD Advertising & Print
Rockpool Restaurant, The Rocks
Al Roony, Café Roony’s Parramatta
Rosehill Racecourse
Roseville/Chatswood Florist
Roseville Cinemas
Roseville College
Roseville College Foundation
Ken and Wilma Rosewall
Sarah Ross-Smith
Rotary Club of Strathfield
Royal Australian Air Force
Gail Russell
Professor Peter Russell
John and Judy Russell, West Pymble Village Butchery
Trent and Sharon Russell
Lachlan Searle
Shoot Australia Pty Ltd
Singapore Airlines
Singapore Airlines Holidays
Peter Slee, DMC Digital
Greg Sleigh, Tennis NSW
Sorbello’s Italian Restaurant Mackay
Professor Graeme Stewart
Sunbeam Corporation
Sydney Aquarium
Sydney Dance Company
Sydney Entertainment Centre
Sydney Helitours
Sydney Seafood School
Sydney Sporting Supplies Pty Ltd
Tallwoods Golf and Country Club
Taronga Zoo
Terryrich Beachtowels Australia
The Bankside Waldorf Apartment Hotel, Auckland NZ
The Barringtons Country Retreat
The Grand Mercure Hotel on Swanston, Melbourne
The Little Snail Restaurant Pyrmont
The Waves
Theo’s West Lindfield
Tennis Australia
Tennis New South Wales
Ian Thistlethwaite
John Tognolini, Mounts Bay Waters Apartment Hotel, Perth
Faye and Bob Usher
Vintage Golf Course
Waldorf Apartment Hotel, Canberra
Waldorf Apartment Hotel, Parramatta
Waldorf Apartment Hotel, Sydney
Waldorf Apartment Hotel, The Entrance
Bevan Walker, Inhouse Audio Visual
Dr. John Walsh
Penny Walsh
Jim Watson, Home Handyman Services
Steve and Mara Watson, The Barringtons Country Retreat
Paula Waugh, Big W
Stephen Waugh
Westmead Millennium Institute, Researchers
West Pymble Cellars
West Pymble Picture Framing
Western Plains Zoo
Jenny Wolf
Geoff Wolf, Waldorf Apartment Hotel Group
Grahame Wolfe
Sue Woodward
Woolloomooloo Waters Apartment Hotel
Jeremy Wright, MS Research Australia
XYZ Networks
Janet Young, Tennis Australia
Philip Zajek, The Grand Mercure Hotel on Swanston Melbourne

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