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.



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14 kiwis are diagnosed with a Gut Cancer every day. That’s over 5,000 kiwis every year, making Gut Cancers the most common type of cancer in New Zealand.

A balanced lifestyle including a healthy diet and regular exercise can reduce your risk of cancer.  For more information on gut cancers click on the picture below to watch a short video.







Latest News

GI Cancer Clinical Fellowship

History Each year the Gut Cancer Foundation awards a grant of $50,000 in the form of a Fellowship to support outstanding graduates who are able to combine their clinical work ...


GCF announce partnership with

We are incredibly grateful to our friends at Cumulo9 for their fantastic support of the Gut Cancer Foundation. Cumulo9 have generously welcomed the GCF team into their central Auckland office as well ...


Rising Motorsport star supports

GCF is thrilled to be associated with THE rising star of world motor sport. Kiwi Liam Lawson is rated world #1 in his age group and is currently competing in the Toyota ...


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