Clip, cut or chop your hair for a good cause!

Raise awareness and funds for childhood cancer research by snipping your strands or shaving your scalp. Why not grab your mates and make this a team challenge!


Get involved

Choose a date Make a commitment, set a time, and decide where you will Lose Your Locks.
Register your event or Create your Everyday Hero fundraising page here
Select your style Show off your personality! Are you bold, sassy, cute as pie or super chic?
Share your event Tell your family, friends and everyone what you’re doing via email and social media. Encourage them to sponsor you and be there to watch your transformation.

Sponsorship funds raised by Lose Your Locks go toward research to find better treatments and ultimately a cure for kids’ cancer!


Frequently Asked Questions

Can I donate my hair to The Kids' Cancer Project?
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You can definitely donate your hair, but not to us, Variety NSW are the people to speak to about that.

There are a few dos and don’ts when it comes to donating your hair. The Variety NSW website has guidelines, a hair donation form and lots of other information to make donating your hair easy. 
Do I need to register my fundraiser with The Kids’ Cancer Project?
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Yes, under the 1991 Charitable Fundraising Acts, any individual or groups wishing to fundraise for The Kids’ Cancer Project must register, including date, venue/s, and type of fundraising being conducted. Before you start to fundraise, you must register your fundraiser with us.
How do I register my fundraiser with The Kids’ Cancer Project?
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Please return a completed Agreement to Fundraise form to us at or post to: Fundraising, The Kids’ Cancer Project, PO Box 6400, Alexandria NSW 2018.

Once we have your form and approve your fundraiser, we will provide you with an Authority to Fundraise Letter and support materials to help make your fundraising a great success.
You can also fundraise online by creating a Lose Your Locks fundraising page here
How do I set up a team fundraising page?
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Losing your locks is lots of fun when you do it as a team! Create a Lose Your Locks fundraising page here and follow the steps.

Remember we are here to help, just phone us on 1800 651 158 and we will talk you through it. 
Can you give me some fundraising ideas and promotional materials?
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Yes, as soon as you register your interest in fundraising for us, we will provide you with ideas, tools and support materials to inspire you and help you get started. Alternatively, you can call us on 1800 651 158 for a chat.
Be a hero and make a difference for kids with cancer today!