NSW

Community Events

Join an organised T1D meetup, fun run, marathon, cycle or swim near you!

Find an event in NSW. Here's what you can explore on this page...

Check out JDRF hosted opportunities to meet other local families living with type 1 diabetes through T1D meetups. 

Explore fitness challenges like marathons or cycling where you can fundraise for T1D research... there’s no shortage of events to join.

Remember, if you're entering a fitness event, create a fundraising page using their sign up platform and send the link to your friends!

Ask to be sponsored for completing the event, for every km you conquer, or set a target time and ask for $5 for every minute you’re early.

Go Blue for national diabetes week

14-21 July 2024

Help create the blueprint for a world without type 1 diabetes by going BLUE at school or in your workplace during National Diabetes Week this July.

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City2Surf

11 Aug 2024

Join the world's largest fun run, bringing together 80,000+ people to run. jog, walk, or stroll the iconic 14km course from Sydney CBD to Bondi Beach - all while supporting JDRF!


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Play for Purpose 

Drawn 13 Sept 2024

Play For Purpose is Australia's 100% not-for-profit community raffle. A portion of each raffle tickets gets donated to JDRF. It's the ultimate WIN-WIN raffle!


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Sydney Marathon 

15 Sept 2024

We’re asking YOU to join us and take action for type 1 diabetes. You’re already challenging yourself to run in the Sydney Marathon, so make your efforts count!



JDRF Night of Champ1ons

12 Oct 2024

Join us for a night to remember in a money-can't-buy experience bringing together sports stars, celebrities and business leaders in support of T1D research.

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Bowral Classic 

19-20 Oct 2024

The Bowral Classic has become a staple fixture in the cycling calendar. Now with five rides to choose from, there is a course to suit everyone’s ability.


Other ways to raise money for type 1 diabetes research

Sign up for Entertainment

Save on takeaway, dining, shopping, groceries, gift cards, activities and more with Entertainment! 20% of every membership purchased goes to support JDRF Australia!

Connect to Drimtel

DrimTel is a local Australian telecommunications service provider that empowers connectivity and transforms lives. 50% of their profits go directly to JDRF Australia.

Purchase Synxbody

SynxBody, is an Australian footcare company. For every online purchase made on their website, SynxBody is generously donating $1 to JDRF to help advance foot health and T1D awareness! 

Support Krystle knight jewellery

KKJ an Australia brand, specialises in handmade jewellery, centred around crystals and their healing properties.
$20 from each 'Make It Visible' collection sale goes to JDRF Australia.

Apply for your United Petrol card

With the JDRF Australia UP Community card, save 2 cents per litre at participating United stations and support JDRF Australia with a 2 cents per litre rebate.

donating through return & Earn

Collect, fundriase or donate. You can select to donate your 10c refund to JDRF Australia now, featured on the app from any machines or automated depot.