2008 Archive

Summer in the Vines

OzChild Summer in the Vines

Summer in the Vines


Don't miss a huge line up of Aussie 80's icons at the OzChild Summer in the Vines concert event.

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Tags: Charity Concert, Oz Child, Charity Events, Summer In The Vines

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Pancake Day

Pancake Day Shrove Tuesday

Pancake Day


UnitingCare Pancake Day or Shrove Tuesday is celebrated around the nation.

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Tags: Charity Events, Gabriel Gate, Shrove Tuesday, Unitingcare Pancake Day, Pancake Day

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Havianas Thong Challenge

Havianas Australia Day Thong Challenge for Charity

Havianas Thong Challenge


Be part of an attempt to break a Guinness World Record at the Havianas Australia Day Thong Challenge for charity.

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Tags: Charity Events, Australia Day, Starlight Childrens Foundation, Guinness World Record, Havianas Thong Challenge, Surf Lifesaving Clubs

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Chain Reaction Challenge

Chain Reaction Bike Challenge for Charity

Chain Reaction Challenge


Competitors will want to start preparing now for the Chain Reaction Challenge bike ride for charity.

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Tags: Starlight Childrens Foundation Australia, Charity Rides, Charity Events, Chain Reaction Challenge, Cpec Cerebral Palsy Education Centre

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Christmas Appeal

Last Minute Gift Giving to the Breast Cancer Christmas Appeal

Christmas Appeal


If you've finalised Christmas, checked your list twice, stuffed the turkey and wrapped the presents but...

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Tags: Charity Appeal, National Breast Cancer Foundation, Charity Fundraising, National Breast Cancer Foundation Christmas Appeal

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Kylie Minogue Charity

Kylie Minogue Tour Supports Challenge Charity

Kylie Minogue Charity


Kylie Minogue wrapped up her tour in time for Christmas in Melbourne on the weekend, with lots of coins dropped into tins for Challenge Australia.

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Tags: Challenge Australia, Charity Events, Kylie Minogue, Kylie X Tour, Christmas In Melbourne

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Grace Melbourne

Grace Melbourne Tote for Charity

Grace Melbourne


Grace Melbourne, winner of the Ragtrader Retailer of the Year Award, have designed a limited edition Holiday Tote, with proceeds going to charity.

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Tags: Charity Fundraising, Grace Melbourne, Holiday Charity Tote, Menzies School Of Health Research

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Audax Alpine Classic

Audax Alpine Classic for OCF

Audax Alpine Classic


The OCF (Oncology Children's Foundation) will be the official benefactor of the 2009 Audax Alpine Classic bike ride.

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Tags: Charity Rides, Charity Bike Ride, Charity Events, Audax Alpine Classic, Oncology Childrens Foundation

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Earth Hour Future Spark

Earth Hour Future Spark Concert Competition

Earth Hour Future Spark


Future Spark will have teams competing to power the Earth Hour Concert in Federation Square the competition is taking entries now.

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Tags: Charity Competition, Charity Events, Future Spark, Earth Hour, Melbourne Earth Hour Concert

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Variety Splash

2009 Port Phillip Bay Variety Splash

Variety Splash


Variety Splash ambassadors, including TV's Kelly Landry (pictured), will join a fleet of boats for the 2009 Port Phillip Bay Variety Splash.

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Tags: Variety Bash, Charity Events, Variety Splash, Variety The Childrens Charity, Kelly Landry

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Taste of Tennis

NAB Taste of Tennis for Starlight

Taste of Tennis


Tennis greats will go head to head with top chefs at the NAB Taste of Tennis event for the Starlight Children's Foundation.

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Tags: Charity Events, Starlight Childrens Foundation, Andy Roddick, Alicia Molik, Mark Philippoussis, Taste Of Tennis

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Zoo Twighlights

Kate Ceberano to Play Zoo Twighlights

Zoo Twighlights


Kate Ceberano (pictured), Tex Perkins, Tim Rogers and Diesel, amoung other huge Aussie acts, will support...

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Tags: Charity Campaign, Kate Ceberano, Charity Events, Zoo Twighlights, Zoos Victoria, Adopt An Animal, Akmal Saleh

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Kidney Health Golf Day

Kidney Health Australia Charity Golf Day

Kidney Health Golf Day


Help raise funds and awareness for Kidney Health Australia and sign up to play the Bib Stillwell BMW Kidney Health Australia Charity Golf Day.

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Tags: Charity Golf, Charity Events, Kidney Health Australia Charity Golf Day, Kidney Health Australia, Kingston Heath Golf Club

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Dick Smith Scouts

Dick Smith Donates $1 Million to Scouts

Dick Smith Scouts


Dick Smith has made a $1 Million donation to Scouts Australia, in the Year of the Scout.

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Tags: Charity Donations, Scouts Australia, Jamie Durie, Rove Mcmanus, Dick Smith, Year Of The Scout

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Melbourne’s Longest Cake

Melbourne's Longest Cake - Sunday March 15, 2009

Melbourne’s Longest Cake

Melbourne&8217s Longest Cake is an annual initiative of the Cerebral Palsy Support Network, as its major fundraiser and public awareness event.

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Tags: Royal Childrens Hospital, Charity Events, Cerebral Palsy Support Network, Melbournes Longest Cake, Melbourne, Charity Cake, Solve Charity

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Melbourne Summer Cycle

Melbourne Summer Cycle for MS

Melbourne Summer Cycle


Help the MS Society reach a fundraising target of $350 000 at this year's Melbourne Summer Cycle.

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Tags: Charity Rides, Ms Society, Charity Events, Melbourne Summer Cycle, Charity Summer Cycle

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Australian Open Tennis

Australian Open Tennis Charity Partners

Australian Open Tennis


The Kids Tennis Foundation, the Lord Mayor's Charitable Fund and the Bone Growth Foundation Inc will...

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Tags: Charity Events, Australian Open Tennis, Charity Partners, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Justine Henin, Jelena Jankovic

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Jimmy Barnes Carols by Candlelight

Jimmy Barnes to Headline Vision Australia Carols by Candlelight

Jimmy Barnes Carols by Candlelight


Jimmy Barnes has been announced as the headline act for this year's Vision Australia Carols by Candlelight at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl.

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Tags: Vision Australia, Vision Australias Carols By Candlelight™, Charity Events, Jimmy Barnes, Carols By Candlelight, Jimmy Barnes Carols By Candlelight

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New Year's Eve Melbourne

New Year's Eve in the City of Melbourne

New Year's Eve Melbourne


Melbourne's 2008/2009 New Year's Eve will go off with an eco bang.

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Tags: Lord Mayors Charitable Fund, Charity Events, New Years Eve, New Years Eve Melbourne, Living Trees Project

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Merv’s Walk to the G

Merv’s Walk to the G for the Boxing Day Test Match

Merv’s Walk to the G


To open Family Day on day three of the biggest annual Aussie cricket event, the Boxing Day Test Match, Merv Hughes will return to host Merv's Walk to the G.

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Tags: Charity Events, Boxing Day Test Match, Mervs Walk To The G, Family Day, Vic Health, Merv Hughes

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Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Oration

5th Annual Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Oration

Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Oration


The 5th Annual Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Oration will benefit the Australian Drug Foundation.

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Tags: Melbourne Fundraisers, Charity Events, Dame Elisabeth Murdoch, Australian Drug Foundation, Christmas Charity Events, Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Oration

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Oxfam Cirque du Soleil

Oxfam Cirque du Soleil Dralion Fundraiser

Oxfam Cirque du Soleil


Oxfam still have tickets available for the Melbourne Cirque du Soleil fundraising shows.

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Tags: Oxfam Australia, Cirque Du Soleil

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Murray Marathon New Year's Eve

Red Cross Murray Marathon New Year's Eve

Murray Marathon New Year's Eve


The Red Cross will celebrate 40 years of the Murray Marathon with a huge New Year's Eve event in Swan Hill.

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Tags: Red Cross, Charity Events, Mark Seymour, New Years Eve Festival, Murray Marathon

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Opera Australia Online Auction

Opera Australia Online Auction for Oz Opera's Schools Program

Opera Australia Online Auction

Christmas Shopping with a difference - an online auction for Opera Australia.

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Tags: Charity Auction, Melbourne, Sydney, Opera Australia, Opera Australia Online Auction, Oz Operas Schools Program

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Carols at Victoria Harbour

Starlight Carols at Victoria Harbour

Carols at Victoria Harbour


Enjoy a special night out in the lead up to Christmas at the Starlight Children's Foundation Carols at Victoria Harbour event.

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Tags: Charity Events, Starlight Childrens Foundation, Christmas Charity Events, Carols At Victoria Harbour, Billy Elliot, Tripod Comdey Trio

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