October 22, 2015 The QAS Legacy Scheme is starting to receive plenty of donations to support our Paramedics in their times of need. A big heartfelt thankyou to Eidsvold, Millmerran, Northgate, Cooloola Coast, Woodford and District and Charleville LAC's. Pictured is Scott Wicks and Shelley D'Arcy with a $5000 donation from Eidsvold LAC.
November 10, 2015 In September of 2015 Cairns Advanced Care Paramedic Andrea Boric decided to make Christmas epaulettes to sell to QAS personnel. This is a task that Andrea and her family have done before but the money raised was donated to another charity in past years. This year Andrea and her family decided to [...]
May 21, 2016 - Glenn Preston Check out the story of the seven day cycling event completed in May. The riders raised over $6000 for QAS Legacy and would like to thank the following supporters: QPCUQPS CairnsHealthWorldCairns Cycle CentreAll LAC that supported and donatedElva's cafePort Douglas Shire CouncilCairns Regional CouncilCassowary Coast CouncilTablelands Regional CouncilTransport Main [...]
May 29, 2016 Find us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/Pedal4ParamedicsChallenge The Pedal4Paramedics Challenge is a cycling event that arose from the Jamie Jackway Appeal Brisbane to Townsville and Brisbane to Cairns events conducted in 2012. The Jamie Jackway Appeal Brisbane to Townsville ride was a three-week event and two of the participants decided that this type of [...]
August 28, 2016 Kate Price has bravely told her family's story at a gala event after her husband Allan, a Pittsworth paramedic, died last year. She said Allan worked for the Queensland Ambulance Service for 20 years but died from melanoma in August at 53. Mrs Price spoke at the inaugural QAS Legacy ball, saying [...]
Sunshine Coast Graduate Paramedic and Adventurer raises over $10,000 for QAS Legacy November 19, 2017 Cancer survivor and experienced mountaineer Rhys Greedy ran a 6-month fundraising campaign with a goal to raise $10,000 for the Qld Ambulance Service Legacy Scheme. Rhys has a back story. In 2009 he was diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma, just [...]
Huge Donation From The Gold Coast Local Ambulance Committee May 12, 2017 Again this year the Gold Coast Local Ambulance Committee has shown their commitment to supporting Queensland Ambulance Service staff. Thanks to their very generous donation of $10,000 we can continue to help out our staff like a Paramedic with a very ill [...]