Born Smarter the Mater

Were you Born Smarter at The Mater?

In celebration of our Centenary year we are selling limited edition lapel pin badges and T-shirts with the well known and loved Mater catch phrase ‘Born Smarter at the Mater’.

Lapel Pin badges

The pin badges are 29mm by 29mm in size, and 0.8mm thick.


They are priced at $10 each.



Our limited edition Centenary ‘Born Smarter at the Mater’ T-shirts are this time round adult sized.

With the original ‘Born Smarter at the Mater’ logo on the front of the T-shirt and the Mater’s Centenary logo on the sleeve, they are sure to be a keepsake for years to come.

Printed on a white classic fit t-shirt, 100% cotton, taped neck and shoulders, the t-shirts have a smooth and soft feel.

Sizes currently available:

The T-shirts are priced at $25 each.



Please note the T-shirts are longer in length, models own styling.



Would you like one of each, no problem for a discounted rate you can purchase the T-shirt and lapel pin

  + = $32


All profits from the sale of these items will be donated to the Calvary Mater Newcastle Auxiliary, the hospital’s main fundraising arm providing funds to assist in the comfort and care of patients.


Where to purchase

Our Auxiliary lolly table located on level 3, sell both the pin badges and T-shirts.

Please feel free to complete the below form for further information or for your order to be put aside ready for your collection.