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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.

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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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OnkaStompa Fishing Competition 17 Onka Stompa 2022 web

Sunday 13 Nov, 2022

The 17th annual OnkaStompa Fishing Competition is a fun, family-friendly fishing fundraiser which is held each November at Perry's Bend on the Onkaparinga River in Noarlunga Downs.

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AUFC Game Day Charity Partner 2022 AUFC Charity Game Day 2022 800x550 1

Monday 2 May, 2022

Adelaide United invited us to be part of its Game Day at Coopers Stadium on 30 April 2022 raising vital funds and which also saw some of the children we support having the opportunity to kick a ball on the pitch at half-time with our mascot, Elliot.

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Adelaide United Stars as Childhood Cancer ambassadors AUFC Ambassador Announcement 800x550

Wednesday 27 Apr, 2022

Adelaide United's Joe Gauci and Matilda McNamara join the Childhood Cancer Association as our newest ambassadors to show their support for local families battling childhood cancer.

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Welcome Jarrod and Hayley Jarrod and Hayley 800x550

We're delighted to welcome Jarrod Walsh and Hayley Pearson as new ambassadors for the Childhood Cancer Association, to help us raise our profile and bring greater awareness to childhood cancer in the community.

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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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