Media Centre Archive

On this page you'll find our archived media statements issued by MSWA containing information about events, fundraising, investment in research, services and facilities and corporate news.

2020 Media Releases

27 October 2020
MSWA to build a new multipurpose facility in Albany. Read more.

3 August 2020
MSWA to build a new High Support Accommodation Facility in Shenton Park. Read more.

26 February 2020
MSWA continues partnership with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra. Read more.

19 February 2020
Newly developed therapy for people experiencing poor sleep and fatigue. Read more.


2019 Media Releases

20 December 2019
Uncovering a link between gut health and neurological diseases. Read more.

12 December 2019
Translating research into practice. Read more.

11 November 2019
MSWA welcomes Jemma Barsby as an ambassador. Read more.

7 November 2019
MSWA brings immersive multi-sensory experience to Perth just in time for summer! Read more.

18 October 2019
The MSWA Arena Ascent – MSWA’s newest challenge for all. Read more.

3 October 2019
MSWA arrives in Butler. Read more.

20 September 2019
Schools in regional WA top fundraisers for MS Readathon. Read more.

19 August 2019
MS Australia has released findings of a national research study. Read more.

22 July 2019
Living proof that music has sound healing properties. Read more.

27 May 2019
MSWA gives a voice to Western Australians living with multiple sclerosis. Read more.

13 May 2019
Firefighters rush to set a new record and raise vital funds for MSWA. Read more.

8 May 2019
Perth Ninja Warrior preparing to Step Up for MSWA. Read more.

8 April 2019
MSWA uniting the community to support people living with Parkinson’s Disease. Read more.

13 March 2019
MSWA & WASO connecting young west Australians to healthy brain stimulation. Read more.

11 March 2019
MSWA funded brain plasticity research offers hope for neurological conditions. Read more.

6 February 2019
WASO announces unique partnership with MSWA. Read more.


2018 Media Releases

6 December 2018
MSWA provides grant of $200,000 for research into motor neurone disease. Read more.

3 December 2018
Taking a chance with Huntington's Disease. Read more.

13 November 2018
Dynamic duo to tackle MSWA Ocean Ride. Read more.

29 October 2018
MSWA supporting stroke survivors. Read more.

24 October 2018
Tours and a ‘cuppa’ on offer at MSWA Bunbury. Read more.

17 October 2018
Joondalup Open Day to help people with their NDIS plan. Read more.

3 October 2018
NDIS help is at hand at Wilson Open Day. Read more.

15 August 2018
Local biomarker research a key part of MSWA’s record $3 million investment. Read more.

11 June 2018
Bunbury firies ready to tackle Perth’s tallest tower. Read more.

30 May 2018
World MS Day bringing us closer. Read more.

21 May 2018
Tory ready to tackle Perth’s tallest tower in the Step Up for MSWA. Read more.

11 April 2018
World Parkinson's Day, MSWA funds new therapy bike. Read more.

14 March 2018
New UV research gives hope to people with MS. Read more.

12 March 2018
$1 million research funding into brain plasticity. Read more.

21 February 2018
Step Up for MSWA challenge returns. Read more.

26 January 2018
Golden Girl honoured with Order of Australia. Read more.


2017 Media Releases

18 December 2017
WA researcher finds UV delays onset of MS. Read more.

14 November 2017
Governor visits MSWA Centre in Bunbury. Read more.

2 November 2017
Ocean Ride 2017: Family pedalling for Pete's sake. Read more.

29 October 2017
World Stroke Day, MSWA invests $250,000 fund local stroke research. Read more.

19 September 2017
MSWA invests record $2.6m into research. Read more.

11 August 2017
MSWA New $1.5m MSWA Centre officially opens in Bunbury. Read more.

7 August 2017
MSWA Plays Tribute to Golden Girl. Read more.

12 June 2017
MSWA CEO honoured with Order of Australia. Read more.

31 May 2017
MSWA an ‘angel service’. Read more.

31 May 2017
Birthday dreams come true with $2.35m win. Read more.

16 February 2017
Albany MSWA swim a personal cause. Read more.


2016 Media Releases

2 December 2016
MSWA applauds NDIS decision. Read more.

4 November 2016
MSWA's Mega Home Lottery winner spent $100 for a $1.7m Luxury Home. Read more.

23 May 2016
MS not stopping Sarah. Read more.

7 April 2016
Eagles big hearted on and off the field. Read more.

19 February 2016
Funding boost for MS research. Read more.

16 February 2016
Wheelchair no barrier to swimming fundraiser. Read more.

4 February 2016
New MS centre a one-stop shop. Read more.

19 January 2016
MSWA keen to get building on Shenton Park site. Read more.