Kyle went to hospital with a swollen knee, but his family never suspected the cause of the swelling could be cancer.
Brendan was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukaemia just three days before his 40th birthday.
Mick Zuvelek was diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma only three days before his wedding.
Janette Elson was living a happy life in a sleepy beachside haven near Bundaberg when life took an unexpected turn.
In 2014, the McKinnon’s lives took a dramatic turn with the news their six-year-old son, Bayley, had leukaemia.
Jess was halfway through Year 11 and enjoying life as a teenager when she was diagnosed with leukaemia.
Lizzie was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia a month before her second birthday.
Peter is very involved with WMozzies, an online support group for patients with Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinaemia.
After completing her Hodgkin lymphoma treatment, Marnie dealt with many issues that are common among survivors.
After experiencing many typical symptoms, Julie was diagnosed with Non-Hodgkin lymphoma.