Welcome to The Gut Cancer Foundation

of New Zealand

Gastro-intestinal (GI) Cancer
is a group of cancers that affect the digestive system

i.e. the oesophagus, stomach, liver, gall bladder & bile ducts, pancreas and bowel.

GI cancer is the most common form of cancer

in New Zealand

GCF seeks to improve outcomes of GI cancer

through funding clinical research and raising awareness.

New Detailed Booklet

GCF Brochure

We are often asked about support services for gut cancers. Our new detailed brochure is available. There are facts about all the gut cancers, where to access more information and helpful tips for people living with a gut cancer.  Click here or email info@gutcancer.org.nz for hard copies.

View our latest TV interviews

TV 3  Newshub click here

TV 3 AM show click here

TV 3 The Cafe show click here


Latest News


GastroFest Raises $75,000 for Gut

GastroFest was a night of fine food, wine and entertainment! We raised $75,000 for gut cancer research and awareness.  Special thanks to our Platinum sponsors Qatar Airways NZ and Turners ...

GCF Brochure

New Detailed

Our new detailed booklet provides facts about all the gut cancers, helpful website links and support for those living with a gut cancer. You can access this online, see above ...

Peter and Dr Tan 2

New research grant

Professor Peter Shepherd, Dr Khanh Tran and their team at the University of Auckland, have been awarded $50,000 for one year to study a form of colorectal cancer which is difficult to treat ...


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