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The Trish Ball, 'Kiss Goodbye to MS'

Thank you

Thank you very much to our Joint Patron Premier of NSW, Hon Barry O'Farrell, Jack Vidgen, winner Australia's Got Talent last year, Master of Ceremonies Kieran Gilbert, Chief Political Reporter for Sky News, our Band So What led by Maxine Gourley, Acoustic Guitarist Nick Kingswell, Hayden Quinn, Cleo's Bachelor of the Year, our Honorary Auctioneer, Craig Marshall Century 21 Cordeau Marshall Group, our Dancers, the Kambala violinists, our Guest Speaker Dr John Parratt, our generous major Sponsors, Singapore Airlines and DMC Digital, our Corporate VIP tables, Bayer, CMS Consulting and Turramurra and Lindfield Community Bank Branches Bendigo Bank, our hard-working Ball Committee, our volunteers, our generous donors and the passionate and wonderful people who supported our Ball and contributed to the funds raised for research.

Major Sponsors

Heartfelt appreciation to the Trish Foundation’s major Sponsors for their generous and significant support:


Sponsors and Supporters

The Trish Foundation is honoured to receive very generous support.  Thank you very much to the generous companies, people and organisations who continue to make significant contributions to our funds for research, many of whose logos are displayed in the rolling banner on The Trish Ball, ‘Kiss Goodbye to MS’ page and also to all those listed in our Acknowledgements below.  Your generous support of multiple sclerosis research and the pursuit of a cure or preventive strategy for this disease is deeply appreciated. 


Ian Abeshouse, Registered Valuer
Advanced Gemmological Services, Registered Valuers
Hon John Alexander OAM, Federal Member for Bennelong
Alpine Habitats Thredbo Valley
Rick Anderson
Apia International
Arbel Investments
Elizabeth Arden
Brian and Jan Armstrong
Elizabeth Arrabalde
Art of Ice Sculptures
Art Stamps Australia
Australian Financial Review
Australian Open Tennis
Australian Opera Props
Australian Radio Network
Australian Turf Club
Karl Azzi Hairdressers
Bacardi Lion Banjos
Bushland Retreat
Jonathan Barrett, Head of Perth Bureau, Australian Financial Review
Bobby Barter
Bertram Printing, Chatswood
Blue Gum Golden Chain Motor Inn Dubbo Blue Print Advisory
Jasmin Bond, Greentrees Guest House Orange
Bonville Golf Resort
Terry and Penny Boyle, Marcel Towers, Nambucca Heads
Lisa Burling
Ian & Margaret Burns, Mend A Bath
Bree Calderwood
Simon Calton, Opera Australia
Captain Cook Cruises
Century 21 Cordeau Marshall Gordon
Fiona Chapman, Switch Sticks
City Tattersalls Club
Stuart Clark
CMS Consulting
Coca Cola Amatil
Jenny and George Comanos
Cricket New South Wales
Crowne Plaza Terrigal
Betty Cuthbert AM
Dancers, who heralded in the evening
Kim Dannoun, Tennis Australia
Darby Park Serviced Residences - Margaret River
Designa Accessories
DMC Digital Pty Ltd
DMC Marine
Cindy Dock
Wendy and David Dodd
Peter Done, Honorary Auditor
David Drysdale
James Dunne, Singapore Airlines
Rob and Stephanie Dunn, Art of Ice Sculptures
Graham and Lorrie Easy
Matthew Easy, Insite Organisation
Fair Trade Downunder
Mark Fargas, Legends Under Glass
Fastrack Racing Pty Ltd
Manu Feildel, Celebrity Chef
Richard Ferguson, Bertram Printing
Five Star Wines
Paul Francis OAM and Katie Francis, Humpty Dumpty Foundation
Friends of Harrisford
John Ganderton
Gatto Matto Trattoria Italian Restaurant, Five Dock
Gerrard Jewellers, Registered Valuers Rodney Gibbons, SN King Pty Ltd
Bill Gilbert
David Gilbert, Cricket NSW
Kieran Gilbert, Sky News
Gilmour Foundation
Emma Giunti


Gladesville Guitar Factory
Maxine Gourley, So What
Greentrees Guest House Orange
Georgina Gye
Hachette Australia Pty Ltd
Shirley Harding
Harvey Norman
Steve Healy, President Tennis Australia
George Helou
Mike and Katrina Hemingway
Lleyton Hewitt
Hilton Lake Taupo
Hilton Sydney
Les Hockley
Hopewood Retreat for Health
Rob Hubbard, MS Australia
Phillip Hughes
Hugos Lounge, Kings Cross
Humpty Dumpty Foundation
Hunter Tennis Resort
Luke Hurford, Vice President - Sales and Marketing | YTL Hotels
icruises Sydney Harbour
IML Australia
Insite Organisation
Jemby-Rinjah Eco Lodge, Blue Mountains
Alan Jones AO
Tracey Jordan
Kambala Violinists
Paul Kamsler Jnr, Pacific International Hotel Cairns
Katipo Coffee House Deluxe, Bondi
Chris Kearns
Denice Kelly, Turramurra and Lindfield Community Bank branches, Bendigo Bank
Carole King
Niall King OAM
Nick Kingswell
Tom and Rae Kingston-Bootle
Max Kruger, Channel 9
Ku-ring-gai Financial Services Limited
Jacqui Landis, Ravish Designs – Sterling Silver Jewellery with Soul
Roy Langsford OAM and Carol Langsford OAM
Sophie and Matt Langshaw
David and Robyn Lavings, CMS Consulting
Brett Lee
Iain Leeson and Margie Baulman
Legends Under Glass
Sue Linsen
Renee Livissianis
Lindt & Sprungli (Australia) Pty Ltd
Gretta Logue
Marcel Towers Nambucca Heads
Craig Marshall, Century 21 Cordeau Marshall Gordon
Troy and Suzannah McDonald, Balcony Bar
Professor James McLeod AO
Adam McTackett
Bev McWilliam
Mend A Bath
Hollie Meredith
Paul Meredith, DMC Digital
Sue and Doug Meredith, DMC Digital
Tim Molony, DMC Digital
Morpeth Lodge Motel
Mounts Bay Waters Apartment Hotel, Perth
MS Research Australia
MS Australia
Charith Nandasena
Dr Brendan Nelson, Joint Patron
Bronwyn and Phil Newman
North Shore Times
Novotel Rotorua Lakeside
Novotel Sydney Olympic Park
Oceanside Resort & Twin Towers Mt Maunganui, NZ
Hon Barry O’Farrell MP, Premier of NSW, Joint Patron
Opera Australia
Pacific International Hotel Cairns
Dr John Parratt
Peppers Salt Resort & Spa Kingscliff
Lisa Pettigrew
Peugeot Automobiles Australia
Art Phillips
Professor John Pollard AO


Mia Polykarpou
Quicksilver Cruises
Hayden Quinn, Cleo’s Bachelor of the Year
Radical Events
Radio 2GB
Radio 2UE
Ravish Designs – Sterling Silver Jewellery with Soul
Revlon Australasia
Neil and Belinda Robertson
John Roberts
Kay and Ron Roberts
Roseville Florist
Roseville Tennis Coaching
Ken Rosewall AM MBE and Wilma Rosewall
Professor Peter Russell
Joseph P Saad
Saffo Jewellery
Sandholme Guesthouse
Secure Parking Hilton Sydney
Shoes of Prey
Singapore Airlines 
Small Luxury Hotels of the World™
Tony Smallwood, Registered Valuer
Staging Connections
David and Gillian Steenbhom
Lisa Sthalekar
Professor Graeme Stewart AM
So What, The Band
Swarovski International (Australia) Pty Ltd
Swissôtel Merchant Court Singapore
Switch Sticks
Sydney Awards and Trophies
Sydney Boat Hire
Samantha Szetu
Tanjong Jara Resort, Malaysia
Taronga Western Plains Zoo 
Frederic Tartour, Cantarella Bros Pty Ltd
Helen Taylor
Stephanie Taylor
Tennis Australia
Tennis New South Wales
Tennis Ranch: All Sports Gladesville
The Bar at the End of the Wharf
The Byron at Byron Resort and Spa
The Dairy @ Keoghs, Kangaroo Valley
The Formula Company
The Swanston Hotel, Grand Mercure Melbourne
The Tearoom Queen Victoria Building Vanessa and Matt Thompson, Roseville Tennis Coaching
Geoff Thoroughgood
Craig Tiley, Tournament Director, Australian Open
Josh True
Turramurra and Lindfield Community Bank branches, Bendigo Bank
Über Photography
Tim Vial,
Jack Vidgen
Lyn Veil, Designa Accessories
Vittoria Coffee
Volunteer workers 
Margaret Wakeham, Art Stamps Australia
Waldorf Stadium Apartments Auckland
Dr. John Walsh
David Warner
Gai Waterhouse Racing Stables
Watermelon Home, Balgowlah
Craig Watson, Tennis Australia
Robyn Whittaker
Andrew Wills, Wills Brand Design
Ray Wilson OAM
Wilson Parking QVB Car Park and Citigroup Centre
Nathan and Elise Winton
Jenny and Geoff Wolf
Tamara Wolf
Woodend Pty Ltd
Sue Woodward, Blue Print Advisory Woolworths Liquor
World’s Best Technology
Jeremy Wright, MS Research Australia
Daniel Yin
Dr Janet Young
Philip Zajac, The Swanston Hotel, Grand Mercure Melbourne      

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