Australia's Biggest Morning Tea launched

Restaurant Mason chef Chris Thornton, Biggest Morning Tea host Ada Staader from Maryland and Shayne Connell Regional Manager Hunter & Central Coast Cancer Council.
Restaurant Mason chef Chris Thornton, Biggest Morning Tea host Ada Staader from Maryland and Shayne Connell Regional Manager Hunter & Central Coast Cancer Council.

AUSTRALIA'S Biggest Morning Tea was launched last week at Newcastle's Restaurant Mason.

This year Cancer Council NSW aims to recruit 11,500 hosts to help raise $4.8 million for Cancer Council's prevention programs, world class research and support services, like the Cancer Council Helpline 131 120.

The official Australia's Biggest Morning Tea day is Thursday, May 22, but hosts can put on an event during May and June.

■ Register: biggestmorningtea.com.au or phone 1300 656 585.