Attend an event

One of the fun ways you can support the RCH is by attending a fundraising event.

From charity film screenings to gala balls, you’ll find a great range of events happening throughout the year. Keep your eye on this page for new additions.



Run for the Kids

Sunday, 18 March

Melbourne’s favourite fun(draising) run is back! A treat for runners and walkers alike, Run for the Kids will take participants through two amazing courses that include the Domain Tunnel. Supporting the Good Friday Appeal, it promises to be fun for the whole family.

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Good Friday Appeal

Friday, 30 March

A Victorian tradition, the Good Friday Appeal brings together supporters from Melbourne to Mildura and has raised over $325 million dollars for sick children. Get involved by making a donation to one of the many tin rattlers around the State, visit Kids Day Out at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre or watch the telethon on Channel 7.
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Great Amazing Race

Saturday, 21 April

Melbourne’s ultimate urban adventure race, the Great Amazing Race will have you deciphering clues while completing fun and challenging activities across the city. A fundraiser for the RCH, this year’s race supports the Newborn Intensive Care Unit, helping Victoria’s sickest babies. The event is a fantastic day of fun with friends, family or colleagues.
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Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Nursing Scholarship Luncheon

Tuesday, 8 May

Support RCH nurses at the Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Nursing Scholarship Luncheon. This annual event is held at the RACV Club’s prestigious 17th Floor Ballroom and supports a $50,000 scholarship to advance nursing excellence at the hospital. Door prizes, raffles and a silent auction make for a great afternoon with friends.

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