Cystic Fibrosis Australia launched its new website in June 2023. We welcome and appreciate any feedback.

Embracing Tomorrow

Your Support today will help someone with cystic fibrosis tomorrow

Donate today to help Cystic Fibrosis Australia achieve long-term outcomes for people living with cystic fibrosis.


Cystic Fibrosis Australia is the peak consumer body for people living with cystic fibrosis.

We focus on collaborative programmes and research, funding partnerships and advocacy.


Cystic fibrosis is a recessive genetic condition. It primarily affects the lungs and digestive system because of a malfunction in the exocrine system, responsible for producing saliva, sweat, tears and mucus.

Get Involved

By supporting Cystic Fibrosis Australia you will be helping further research, development, collaboration and advocacy so that all Australians living with cystic fibrosis are represented at a national level and heard by Government and Health and Community sectors.

Numbers Speak

Cystic Fibrosis (CF) is a genetic condition, however, each person with CF is unique.


Australians live with CF

There are over

Gene mutations

Average life expectancy


A baby is born with CF every


Cystic Fibrosis Research

Cystic Fibrosis Australia (CFA) leads the national research program, the Australian Cystic Fibrosis Research Trust (ACFRT), by overseeing all administration requirements.


The ACFRT is dedicated to the core objective of funding research into the treatment and cure of cystic fibrosis (CF).

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