WA

Community Events

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

Rottnest Channel Swim

26 February 2022

Join supporters like Grace and Will who are taking on this swim challenge. Will has lived with type 1 diabetes for 14 years and hopes to raise awareness of the disease and funds for research. Read more or donate to their team HERE or join the JDRF team below.

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Leeuwin adventure 13-17th of Jan 

Our Type 1 Youth Explorer Voyage is a 5 day voyage for people aged 14-25 with a sense of adventure!
Lifelong friendships will be forged as you work together, grow together and have an enormous amount of fun together.
You’ll be amazed at what can happen in just 5-days. 

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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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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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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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Cadbury Fundraising

Ongoing

Order from a range of delicious products, collect the money you raise and donate to the #JDRFBlueArmy - a quick and easy way to support JDRF!

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Jolly Socks

Ongoing

Jolly Soles is the practical, fun and sugar-free fundraiser that is perfect for your school - choose a fundraising idea that parents will be thanking you for!

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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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Colour Explosion Schools Fun Run

2022

Turn your event into an explosion of colour and raise record breaking results at your school with Australian Fundraising in 2021!

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Slime Spectacular

2022

Host the silliest day at school and slime your way to success with our brand new Slime Spectacular™ School Fun Run. Students will have the slime of their life!

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Billy Gs Cookie Dough Fundraising

2022

Billy G’s Gourmet Cookie Dough has been committed to creating delicious cookie doughs and providing a highly successful and profitable fundraiser to thousands of organisations. Collect the money you raise and donate to the #JDRFBlueArmy - a quick and easy way to support JDRF!

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Containers for Change

Ongoing

Collect eligble containers, take them to a refund point, donate your refund to the #JDRFBlueArmy - such a simple way to make an impact for type 1 diabetes research!

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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

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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Entertainment Book

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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Rottnest Running Festival

Coming soon!

The 28th RunFun Travel Rottnest Marathon, 21.1km, 10km and 5km fun run is organised by the West Australian Marathon Club with the event proceeds being donated to Royal Flying Doctor Service. To run as part of the #JDRFBlueArmy and raise funds to defeat type 1 diabetes join our team below!

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HBF Run for a Reason

Postponed in 2021

HBF Run for a Reason is WA's largest community running event held annually in May. With 3 distances and whole lot of fun to be had, there's something for everyone.

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T1D Meetups 

Join us for a day of fun at the Kwinana adventure park. Meet other families and make new friends. 

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Find an event near you

JDRF Brooch Giving Circle

JDRF Brooch Giving Circle

14 Nov 2020

$77

Raised of $500 goal

Curruthers Christmas Lights 2021

Curruthers Christmas Lights 2021

4 Dec 2021

$245

Raised of $1,000 goal

Walk for a good reason

Walk for a good reason

1 Jan 2021

$0

Raised of $100 goal

Good Deed Candle Co.

Good Deed Candle Co.

6 Jan 2021

$0

Raised of $250 goal

Let\'s do life

Let's do life

31 Jan 2021

$0

Raised of $500 goal

Type 1 Diabetes fundraising

Type 1 Diabetes fundraising

$0

Raised of $500 goal

Harper\'s Team Fundraising JDRF

Harper's Team Fundraising JDRF

26 Jun 2021

$4,317

Raised of $2,000 goal

Tinks Fight

Tinks Fight

18 Feb 2021

$0

Raised of $1,000 goal

Twilight Bowls

Twilight Bowls

17 Apr 2021

$0

Raised of $2,000 goal

Go blue for diabetes

Go blue for diabetes

1 Mar 2021

$0

Raised of $500 goal

Cure for Seamus

Cure for Seamus

15 Mar 2021

$50

Raised of $1,000 goal

Blue glittered unicornians

Blue glittered unicornians

31 Mar 2021

$0

Raised of $1,000 goal

Glittered blue unicornians

Glittered blue unicornians

31 Mar 2021

$0

Raised of $1,000 goal

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