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OnkaStompa Fishing Competition 14

The 14th annual OnkaStompa Fishing Competition is a fun  and relaxing fishing fundraiser which is held each November at Perrys Bend on the Onkaparinga River in Noarlunga Downs.

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Boaky's Buddy

12-year-old cancer survivor, Ryan Lane-Ellis, was named 'Boaky's Buddy' and spent the day training with the Port Adelaide Football Club then ran out with the boys in Round 9's clash against the Gold Coast Suns.

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Boak's 10-year milestone

To commemorate 10 seasons of Travis Boak being an ambassador for the Childhood Cancer Association, he invited 10 families he's supported over the years to come along to training for an inner sanctum experience. Watch the video.

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Gold shoelaces for childhood cancer

As our ambassador, Travis Boak will be wearing gold shoelaces this season to support the 900 Australian children that will be diagnosed with cancer this year.  Buy your own pair as a show of support.

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Working Together for Better Health Outcomes

A new collaboration between the Childhood Cancer Association and SAHMRI, will see us working together to unite researchers and families in the fight against Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia.

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