This website is owned and operated by Heart Research Australia. Information on this website is provided for general information only. Information should be used in conjunction with specific medical advice from your cardiologist, cardiac surgeon, rehabilitation team, or other qualified health professionals who can determine your individual medical needs.
Content on this website has been developed by the Fundraising, Marketing and Communications Department of Heart Research Australia, in consultation with qualified professionals in heart disease research, prevention, treatment, education and rehabilitation.
We acknowledge the contributions of many people and organisations. In particular, we acknowledge the Northern Sydney Central Coast Area Health Service, and the Department of Cardiology and the North Shore Cardiovascular Centre at Sydney's Royal North Shore Hospital.
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Donation refund policy
If you have made a donation in error please contact Heart Research Australia's Fundraising, Marketing and Communications Department on 1800 999 060 (in Australia) or +61 2 9436 0056, or email your receipt/confirmation email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will refund this for you.
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Incorporated as a public company limited by guarantee on 3 October 1986. Endorsed as a health promotion charity and income tax exempt charitable entity under Subdivision 50-B of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997. Endorsed as a deductible gift recipient under Subdivision 30-BA of the Income Tax Assessment Act 1997. Authority to Fundraise for Charitable Purposes under the provisions of Section 16 of the Charitable Fundraising Act 1991. Authority Number CFN12857 granted by Office of Charities, NSW Department of Gaming and Racing.