What: TV special on the Olivia Newton-John Cancer and Wellness Centre Appeal - Great Walk to Beijing
When: Sunday 2pm on October 4
Where: Channel Ten, Australia
Olivia Newton-John’s journey for cancer and wellness – TV Documentary 2pm Sunday October 4, 2009 on Channel Ten
Witness the incredible struggles and triumph of human spirit, as Olivia Newton-John leads a team of celebrities (including Dannii Minogue and Sir Cliff Richard) and cancer thrivers (survivors) on an epic 23 day walk along the Great Wall of China to help raise money for the Olivia Newton-John Cancer and Wellness Centre Appeal.
The one hour documentary includes never before seen footage as we witness Olivia and her team pushed to their limits in both body, mind and spirit. Follow their inspiring stories about the incredible journey and the ongoing quest to help others touched by cancer.
The purpose of Ms Newton-John’s mission to raise money for her Cancer and Wellness Centre was made poignantly clear during the 23 day trek, when her husband John Easterling, had to suddenly fly home to support his brother Don; whose wife was dying from a brain tumour.
The Olivia Newton-John Cancer and Wellness Centre will provide treatment for all types of cancer and build on more than 125 years of cancer expertise at the Austin Hospital in Melbourne; integrating the best of medical treatment and international cancer research together with the best of wellness care.