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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.


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 950 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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New Playgroup off to a Flying Start

The introduction of a new Oncology playgroup in 2018 is giving young children undergoing cancer treatment the opportunity to attend regular early education sessions.

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New partnership with Elders

Through a new partnership with Elders Real Estate, for every property sold, they'll make a donation to the Childhood Cancer Association to support families in need.

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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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