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.

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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, 2021 Australia wide Learn more
Mar01

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, 2021 Australia wide Learn more
Apr01

Corporate Golf Day

Swing into action on Wednesday 5 May for our annual corporate golf day. Join us at the prestigious St Michael’s Golf Club for a round of golf, followed by a sit down meal and hear from The Kids’ Cancer Project CEO Owen Finegan. Email patrick@tkcp.org.au to learn more. Sponsorship opportunities available.

May 5, 2021 St Michael’s Golf Club, Little Bay, NSW
May05

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 14th May 2021 but you can register any date that suits you and your crew.

May, 2020 Australia wide Register today
May14

The Sydney Morning Herald Half Marathon

The Sydney Morning Herald Half Marathon presented by Bupa Dental is Australia’s largest and most prestigious Half Marathon event. The iconic course takes participants past the beautiful sights of Sydney’s harbour side .

May 16, 2021 Sydney, NSW Learn more
May16

Big Bids for Kids Online Auction

Don’t miss the opportunity to pick up a bargain at The Kids’ Cancer Project EOFY online auction. Growing in popularity The Kids’ Cancer Project online auction is known to have an item for anybody, from travel experience, sporting memorabilia, clothing, accessories, electronics, health & fitness, gift certificates, food, music and miscellaneous. All proceeds from the online auction go directly to supporting Childhood Cancer.  Sponsorship opportunities available. Email patrick@tkcp.org.au for more information. 

June 25, 2021 Online
Jun25

Write a Book in a Day

Write a Book in a Day is a competition for students in years 5 to 12 and adult writing groups. Teams of up to ten write, illustrate and publish a book in 12 hours. Registrations open on 1 May. The competition runs from 1 June to 31 August. Students can fundraise until 30 September.

June 1 to August 31, 2021 Australia wide Registrations open 1 May 2021
Jun01

The Sun-Herald City2Surf

The World's Largest Fun Run, The Sun-Herald City2Surf, will be back on Sunday, August 8, 2021. Bringing 85,000 people together from all walks of life to run, jog, walk or stroll the famous 14km course from Sydney’s CBD to the iconic Bondi Beach. Save the date for another spectacular year and get ready to fundraise for kids cancer research!

August 8, 2021 Sydney, NSW Learn more
Aug08

Virtual Stadium Stomp

Stadium Stomp is a unique and fun fitness challenge where participants are sent on a stair-climbing course up and down stairs within four virtual stadiums. Fundraise for a great cause while you sweat it out on the steps!

July 5, 2021 Virtual Event, Australia wide Learn more
Jul05

Village Roadshow Theme Parks Gold Coast Marathon 2021

Be part of team The Kids Cancer Project in the Village Roadshow Theme Parks Gold Coast Marathon 2021. Run for the good times on Saturday 3 – Sunday 4 July 2021 on the beautiful Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia.

July 3-4, 2021 Gold Coast, QLD Learn more
Jul03

Larapinta trek

In August 2021, The Kids’ Cancer Project is taking on the iconic Larapinta trail in the Northern Territory, and we want you to be part of it. This is an adventure not to be missed, as you’ll get to explore one of the most iconic bushwalking tracks in the world alongside expert hikers and likeminded charity supporters.

August 9-15, 2021 Larapinta, NT Register your interest
Aug08

Fitz's Challenge

While only the hardiest of riders can claim to have conquered the legendary Fitz’s Hill, it still doesn’t come close to the challenge that children with cancer and their families face day in and day out. Fitz’s Challenge is proud to have supported The Kids’ Cancer Project since 2009 by assisting the organisation to raise much-needed funds for research projects.

October 1, 2021 Canberra, ACT Register your ride
Oct01

Melbourne Marathon

Don't miss your chance to be part of "Australia's Largest Marathon!" This is your chance to run, jog or walk in Melbourne's premier running festival to help make a difference for kids with cancer. 

October 10, 2021 Melbourne, VIC Learn more
Oct10

Corporate Golf Day

Swing into action on Wednesday 5th May for The Kids’ Cancer Project annual corporate golf day. Join us at the prestigious St Michael’s Golf Club, located on Sydney’s coastline for a round of golf, followed by a sit down meal and hear from The Kids’ Cancer Project CEO Owen Finegan. Sponsorship opportunities available. Email patrick@tkcp.org.au to learn more.

October 13, 2021 St Michael’s Golf Club, Little Bay, NSW
Oct13

Christmas for a Cure

Christmas for a Cure is a fun and festive way for guest to celebrate with The Kids’ Cancer Project at our flagship event. Guests will enjoy a three course sit down meal while being entertained with speeches from, The Kids’ Cancer Project CEO, a panel of speakers and live music. The event will also include fundraising activities and lucky door prizes. Christmas for a Cure is an open invitation to all guests, whether you are an individual or a company wanting to celebrate Christmas with your staff. Sponsorship opportunities available. Email patrick@tkcp.org.au to learn more.

December 2021 Sydney, NSW
Dec08