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Every day, someone just like you is helping us raise the vital funds that we need to help make the cancer journey easier for children, and their families.

Find out more about what’s happening, and our latest news, here — let us know if it inspires you or your business to get involved.


Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Thursday 1 - Friday 30 Sept, 2022

Get involved this September for international Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. There are many ways you or your business can help.

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PAFC Game Day Charity Partner 2022 PAFC Game Day 800x550

Wednesday 8 June, 2022

Port Adelaide Football Club invited us to be part of its Game Day at Adelaide Oval on 6 August 2022 raising vital funds and giving 11-year-old cancer survivor, Rhiley Murray, a week he will never forget as the team mascot.

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Spirit of SA art exhibition Spirit of SA with artist 800x550

Monday 1 Aug - Wednesday 21 Sept, 2022

Mark Soderstrom has teamed up with South Australian artists Mark Lobert and Phil Hodgson to create more than 40 unique paintings celebrating our state's iconic people, places and products. All art can be purchased via an online auction, with 100% of proceeds supporting kids with cancer.

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Melbourne Cup at The Lakes Melb Cup 22 FB event cover image

Tuesday 1 Nov, 2022

The Race that stops the Nation. Get a ticket for the first Tuesday in November to celebrate Melbourne Cup 2022 at the Lakes Hotel, with $15 from every ticket donated to the Childhood Cancer Association.

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Messages of Support Messages of Support 800x550

Have you or your family been supported by the Childhood Cancer Association over the past 40 years? If so, we’d love to display your Message of Support on the big screen at our Gala event in September.

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Watch Thomas’s Story

Watch this 5 minute film where Chris Hartley talks through his family’s journey after his son’s diagnosis of a brain tumour and the support he received from the Childhood Cancer Association.

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