About Us

The organisation was founded by two young melanoma patients, Daniel Belcher and the late Brent Grace. Melanoma Patients Australia was officially launched on 6 July 2006 by the former Governor of Queensland, The Honourable Dame Quentin Bryce, now former Governor-general of Australia.


Creating a world where no one affected by melanoma walks alone.
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Our Board

MPA has a committed and dynamic professional Board focussed on strategy and governance. Many of our Board Directors have been personally impacted by melanoma.
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Employment Opportunities

Join Australia’s leading melanoma and skin cancer consumer organisation.
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Strategic Plan

Read our ambitious five-year strategy from 2018-2023.
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Consumer Advisory Group

The Melanoma Patients Australia Consumer Advisory Group (MPACAG) was established in April 2020 to be a powerful voice for people affected by melanoma across Australia and help MPA determine key strategic priorities and an advocacy action plan.
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Medical Advisory Committee

MPA receives advice and support from world leading clinicians to ensure we have access to the best medical information for our patients.
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