Our recent events
Congratulations to our fundraising supporters
Throughout the year, our supporters have shown great passion by taking action and hosting fundraising activities to help support Peter Mac’s life-saving work. Every fundraising activity, both large and small, is an important contribution to the fight against cancer. We congratulate all our fundraising supporters.
Grampians Grease Monkeys present Len Clark’s Two Lane Cruise
Peter MacCallum Cancer Foundation was the proud beneficiary of the Len Clark Two Lane Charity Cruise held on 16 March 2019 from Ararat to St Anne's Winery Myrniong. You can see more about the cruise on their Facebook event page.
Steve Kerr Memorial Cup
The Steve Kerr Memorial Cup is a memorial cricket match hosted by The Standard Hotel in Fitzroy. Last year, the match raised over $2,000 for the Peter Mac. Read more about the Memorial Cup.
EastLink Great Australian Rally
The 2019 Great Australian Rally, Victoria’s largest veteran, vintage and classic car rally, was held at Cruden Farm, Langwarrin on 20 January 2019. For information on the rally, visit their website.
Peter MacCallum Cancer Foundation was honoured to be chosen as the official charity partner of Motorclassica 2018. Visitors to the show were treated to a spectacle of classic cars and had the option to donate to Peter Mac as they purchased their tickets. Over $13,000 was raised and we are so grateful to the wonderful team at Motorclassica.
Camp for Cancer
Ben Roarty was inspired to set up Camp For Cancer to honour his late parents. Ben Roarty was joined by over 200 Peter Mac supporters as they camped for cancer and this year raised over $66,000. Congratulations to Ben and his crew of campers. For more information about Camp for Cancer visit their Facebook page.
Laanecoorie Gold Bash
The Laanecoorie Gold Bash crew recently put on their annual event. Visitors were treated to a day of gold prospecting and a variety of market stalls. The event is hosted by a group of gold prospectors and Peter Mac supporters. This year they raised over $33,000 and we are so grateful to them for all their hard work. Visit their Facebook page for more details.
Marcia’s Line Dancers
Marcia and her line dancers are long-time supporters of Peter Mac. This amazing group hosted their annual line dancing event on 28 October and raised over $7,210.45. Congratulations to Marcia and her crew of supporters.
Emer Casey Fun Run
The first Emer Casey fun run was in Melbourne in 2008 in honour of Emer, who passed away at the age of 28 from ovarian cancer. Over that time, the fun run has raised more than $330,000 for ovarian cancer research at the Peter Mac. Visit their website to read more about the Emer Casey story.