• Your donation will change lives this tax time.

    Your gift will support the rapidly increasing demand for peer support groups in Australia, providing a safe space for our most vulnerable community to feel heard and understood.

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  • Occupational Lung Disease National Directory

    If you’re exposed to hazardous agents at work, visit our directory for state-by-state information and support services. If you’re living with an OLD, filter by your condition type.

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  • Check your lungs

    Lung health stopped the world in 2020. Don’t let it stop yours. Take a moment to check in with your lungs and learn the signs and symptoms to look out for.

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    Lung Foundation Australia is proud to launch the Hope Research Fund, with the powerful pledge to raise $50 million by 2030 to fund life-changing advancements in lung disease and lung cancer research.

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  • Prevention is your best protection

    Protect yourself and your loved ones this winter. Talk to your GP about getting vaccinated.

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  • COVID-19 Vaccine

    As the government roll-out of the COVID-19 vaccines continues, Lung Foundation Australia will monitor reputable sources for information to help answer your questions.

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    Who are we

    What we are up against

    Since 1990, as Australia’s leading lung health body, Lung Foundation Australia has been committed to improving the lives of Australians living with or impacted by lung disease and lung cancer. We enable life-saving research, and champion programs and services to support Australians with lung disease and lung cancer to live their best life.

    • 1 in 3

      Australians has a lung disease

    • 2nd

      leading cause of death

    • 45

      loved ones lost every day

    • It’s been nice to see there are other young people with a similar condition and to hear about everyone’s experiences with medication.

      Zali, living with Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension.

      Read Zali's story
    • Social interaction, for me, I would say it’s probably getting close to the best medication you can take.

      Jan, Peer Support Group Leader.

      Read Jan's story