Fundraising & events

Join us so we can help kids with cancer sooner

Let's raise funds together and make a difference

Whether you want to dress up, bake a difference, or just go crazy you can be a community champion by fundraising with The Kids' Cancer Project. We'll support you every step of the way in whatever you choose to do.

Community Calendar


Cupcakes 4 a Cure

Bake a difference for childhood cancer research all year long! Sell your fresh baked cupcakes at a morning or afternoon tea at your school, workplace or just between friends to raise funds for the bold research needed to find better treatments and ultimately a cure for childhood cancer. 

1 January - 31 December, 2023 Australia wide Learn more

Lose Your Locks

Clip, cut or chop your hair! Shaving your head or getting a short crop is a great way to show solidarity for kids affected by cancer and to fundraise for childhood cancer research. You can Lose Your Locks as an individual or grab your mates and make this a team challenge!

1 January - 31 December, 2023 Australia wide Learn more

Pirate Day

Dress up like a pirate, bring your treasure, and raise money for kids' brain cancer research. The ship is pushing out again on Friday 19 May 2023 but you can register any date that suits you and your crew. Registration opens soon.

19 May, 2023 Australia wide Register now

Write a Book in a Day

You can write a book for kids in hospital and transform their day by transporting them to another time, place or even dimension through the power of your imaginative words and pictures! 

June 1, 2023 Anywhere Learn more

The Better Challenge

The Better Challenge returns this spring! Register your interest to be notified when the challenge is LIVE. Run, walk or roll 90km in September and help raise money for cancer treatments that are kinder, gentler and more effective.

Together, we can do BETTER for kids with cancer

1 June - 30 September Anywhere Register Now

Women in Business - Brisbane

A fabulous opportunity to network with a variety of female leaders and thought-provokers. Enjoy a premium lunch while you hear from a panel of inspiring speakers discussing leadership, success and the importance of businesses empowering women to pursue excellence in their careers.

19 October 2023 Brisbane, QLD Learn more

3 Peaks Challenge

An Adventure Like No Other: Join our founder, Col Reynolds, as we take on the challenge of tackling some of the most remarkable parts of Australia’s Snowy Mountain ranges to raise funds for childhood cancer research.

17 - 19 November 2023 Kosciuszko National Park, NSW

Christmas for a Cure

Join us for a festive lunch at Royal Randwick Racecourse on Thursday 07 December from 12-4pm as we wrap up the year and celebrate all the wonderful achievements from the TKCP community. To book a table or find out more information please contact Patrick Phibbs at

07 December 2023 Royal Randwick Racecourse, Sydney NSW Learn more