QLD

Community Events

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

Brisbane Marathon

4th & 5th June 2022

The Brisbane Marathon Festival on Sunday, 5 June 2022 features a full marathon and half marathon, along with 10km, 5km and kids 2km fun runs.

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Bridge to Brisbane

7 November 2021

The Sunday Mail Transurban Bridge to Brisbane has been rescheduled to Sunday, November 7, 2021

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Play For
Purpose

24th March 2022

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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Revolve24

 26-27 March 2022

 Join Revolve24 for a weekend of cycling on the super-smooth tarmac of a V8 Raceway at The Bend in South Australia. Choose your own speed and join as a soloist or as a member of a relay team and challenge yourself to ride 24 hours, 12 hours or 6 hours. Join under a JDRF charity entry and play a significant part in supporting Australian type 1 diabetes research through your fundraising efforts.

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Runaway Noosa

28th May 

Escape to world famous Noosa for the Runaway Noosa Marathon and a weekend filled with sunshine and good times. With a flat, fast and friendly multi-lap course set in the heart of Noosa township and multi distances to choose from, it’s easy to find your happy running place right here.

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Gold Coast Marathon

2-3 July 2022

The Gold Coast Marathon is famous for its flat, fast and scenic course located alongside the city’s renowned surf beaches and stunning Broadwater. Join our team and help the #JDRFBlueArmy defeat type 1 diabetes.

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Schools Challenge

2022

Showcase the spirit of your school, students and teachers to raise funds and awareness at your school and compete against others around the country all fighting to defeat type 1 diabetes.

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Entertainment Digital Discounts

2022

Support JDRF by purchasing your digital subscription for discounts on dining, travel, shopping, beauty and accommodation from more than 10,000 businesses across Australia. 

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JDRF One Ride

Coming in 2022

Pick a KM target that suits you and challenge yourself to achieve the most KMs cycled each week while raising funds for T1D research. Join like-minded cyclists all over Australia!

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JDRF One Walk

Coming in 2022

Thank you to everyone who participated in 2021.

Join the step challenge movement and walk to defeat type one diabetes. Join the #JDRFBlueArmy and walk 120,000 steps this October for the 120,000 Australians living with T1D.

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JDRF Blue Army Aqua Challenge

Jan - Feb 2022

Welcome to our brand new event for those who love water sports! Pick your KM challenge to swim, paddle, kayak or surf in Jan!

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Trek Tasmania

15 -19 Feb 2022

Scale Cradle Mountain in February 2022, you’ll explore a beautiful and diverse landscape peppered with sparkling lakes, ancient forests, plummeting waterfalls and snow-capped peaks. Trek the trails, stride through rainforest, and watch for wombats.

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CG50 Fisiocrem 3-4th Dec

With courses that hug the jaw-dropping Gold Coast Coastline we’re delighted to offer a challenge for everyone this December, including 50km, 25km, 12.5km, 5km and Kids Dash events. The beautiful southern Gold Coast town of Coolangatta awaits you and your run crew!

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Christmas

December 2022

By simply buying your Christmas cards, asking for donations in lieu of gifts, or by making a personal donation, you can support JDRF's vital work and give the gift of research this Christmas. 

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GC30 Fisocrem 

May 29th 

With a course that combines closed roads and some of the best running trails the Gold Coast has to offer, this multi-distance event has a challenge for everyone next May, including 30km, 15km, 7.5km and Kids Dash events!

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GC suns twilight run 

April 2nd 

Join us on Saturday April 2, as the sun sets and the lights come on at Metricon Stadium for a fun-filled run at the Gold Coasts most iconic sporting venue. See yourself up on the big screen as the course takes you onto the hallowed turf & home of Gold Coast SUNS before we celebrate together at the finish line Festival Village!

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Find an event near you

Buzz Cut to Beat Diabetes

Buzz Cut to Beat Diabetes

26 Jan 2021

$6,310

Raised of $1,500 goal

Leigh morning tea

Leigh morning tea

14 Feb 2021

$0

Raised of $2,000 goal

Help Cheyenne fight T1D

Help Cheyenne fight T1D

$0

Raised of $1,000 goal

If Em can do it, so can You!!

If Em can do it, so can You!!

1 Feb 2021

$587

Raised of $1,000 goal

Colour for a Cure

Colour for a Cure

22 Jan 2021

$485

Raised of $500 goal

Willem Curwood

Willem Curwood

$0

Raised of $500 goal

my pancreas is trying to kill me

my pancreas is trying to kill me

30 Jan 2021

$0

Raised of $500 goal

Color for a Cure

Color for a Cure

24 Jan 2021

$0

Raised of $1,000 goal

Elisha’s efforts

Elisha’s efforts

$0

Raised of $500 goal

4x4x48 Running Challenge

4x4x48 Running Challenge

5 Mar 2021

$5,483

Raised of $1,000 goal

Typeoneasaurus

Typeoneasaurus

26 Mar 2021

$42

Raised of $500 goal

Diabetes

Diabetes

27 Jan 2021

$0

Raised of $1,000 goal

Going pink for T1

Going pink for T1

$88

Raised of $500 goal

See how others around the country are raising money for JDRF.