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Community Events

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

Melbourne Marathon

December 11-12

A festival of running made for any type of runner. It's for people seeking to challenge themselves and conquer their goals.

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Play For Purpose

24th March 

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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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 Step Challenge

Coming in 2022

Who’s ready for this years One Walk Step Challenge? Walk 100 KMs to acknowledge 100 years since the ground-breaking discovery of insulin and raise funds for crucial T1D research - all while having fun and reaching your fitness goals!

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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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Beyond Bank Australia 

Beyond Bank Australia have been a long term supporter of JDRF and they are offering a different way for our supporters to save money and receive special offers.

Make a real difference with your savings and open a Community Reward Account* with Beyond Bank Australia and nominate JDRF – (and your STATE) as your chosen cause. The more you save, the more you earn and the more Beyond Bank will donate to JDRF at no cost to you. It’s true! JDRF - SA partnership with Beyond Bank allows you to do exactly that! You do the saving while Beyond Bank does the giving! It costs you nothing to support JDRF - SA mission. Show your support, visit any one of the Beyond Bank Branches or call the local Call Centre on 13 25 85.

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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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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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Run the Rock 

April 30

Join us as we unplug from the city streets, take in the fresh air and smash through the K’s, whether it be a 5K, 13.5K or the challenging 22K.

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Run Melbourne 

24th July 

Run Melbourne isn’t your average run. Over the last 14 years it has grown into a movement that has changed the culture of what it means to run through the city streets. With closed roads and a fast, flat course, more than 20,000 runners descend on the streets, heading past some of Melbourne’s most famous landmarks.

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Sunset Series

2nd Feb 2022

Join us in 2022 as we celebrate everything we love about summer - the vibes, good mates, getting outside and being active.

Sunset Series is the perfect way for you to track your fitness across three of Melbourne’s favourite running tracks - The Zoo, Princes Park and The Tan. Choose from a 4K or 8K course.

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Find an event near you

Australian Alpine Walking Track JDRF Walk for a Cure

Australian Alpine Walking Track JDRF Walk for a Cure

1 Mar 2021

$13,695

Raised of $10,000 goal

WALKING FOR WARRIORS

WALKING FOR WARRIORS

7 Jan 2021

$397

Raised of $1,000 goal

Erica\'s 2021km in 2021

Erica's 2021km in 2021

1 Jan 2021

$0

Raised of $500 goal

To a better T1D life!

To a better T1D life!

21 Jan 2021

$25

Raised of $1,000 goal

cand\'s t1d dye challenge

cand's t1d dye challenge

27 Jan 2021

$0

Raised of $1,000 goal

Let’s cure diabetes

Let’s cure diabetes

1 Apr 2021

$209

Raised of $500 goal

DIY hair dye for TD1

DIY hair dye for TD1

23 Jan 2021

$0

Raised of $500 goal

Let’s do this

Let’s do this

$0

Raised of $100 goal

fundraising for a cause

fundraising for a cause

10 Feb 2021

$0

Raised of $1,000 goal

Rainbow hair

Rainbow hair

17 Feb 2021

$0

Raised of $500 goal

Run for T1D!

Run for T1D!

26 Jan 2021

$104

Raised of $500 goal

Color for jack. Type1 diabetes

Color for jack. Type1 diabetes

26 Jan 2021

$153

Raised of $100 goal

Colour the road to no more T1D.

Colour the road to no more T1D.

1 Feb 2021

$0

Raised of $1,000 goal

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