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 Healthy Food Hub - $3 Meal Deal Offer Healthy Food Hub - $3 Meal Deal Offer
Save Time & Money on Your Family’s Dinner. 100% Satisfaction Money Back Guaranteed. Tasty & Nutritious Meals prepared daily by our world class chef for only $15 per person / per week Mon to Fri. Great buffet selection which includes pastas curries stews or roasts Take hom Read more..

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 5cent Campaign 2018 5cent Campaign 2018
When: 1st of May 2018 To 31st of May 2018
Change a life by collecting and donating your five-cent coins throughout the month of May. 115 five-cent coins can change a life. That’s just a handful of coins to give someone access to education, health care, a good home or a good job. There’s over $150 million in circul Read more..

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 65 Roses 2018 - Cystic Fibrosis Australia 65 Roses 2018 - Cystic Fibrosis Australia
When: 1st of May 2018 To 31st of May 2018
65 Roses Day is celebrated throughout May each year and raises money to help people with Cystic Fibrosis live longer. Since the 1980's the average life expectancy has increased from 17 to 37. But it's still only 37. Give people with CF a chance to seize the day. Cystic Read more..

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 A Walk In The Park 2017 | Parkinson’s Victoria A Walk In The Park 2017 | Parkinson’s Victoria
When: 27th of August 2017
A Walk in the Park is your chance – one day in the year – to show your support, knowing that every dollar raised helps improve the lives of people living with Parkinson’s in Victoria. This leisurely, non-competitive walk (2km or 4km) takes place along the banks of the pictures Read more..

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 ANZAC Appeal 2018 ANZAC Appeal 2018
When: 18th of April 2018 To 25th of April 2018
On ANZAC Day, ceremonies are held in towns and cities across the nation to acknowledge and remember the service of our veterans. Most of the funds are raised through the sale of ANZAC badges, available in different denominations from $50 to $2 bearing the ‘Rising Sun’ ANZAC Ap Read more..

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 Bendigo Bank East Malvern MRC Foundation Race Day 2017 Bendigo Bank East Malvern MRC Foundation Race Day 2017
When: 23rd of September 2017
Bendigo Bank East Malvern | Melbourne Racing Club Foundation Race Day Bendigo Bank East Malvern MRC Foundation Race Day Saturday, 23 September 2017 Gates will open approximately 1 hour before Race 1. Caulfield Racecourse, Station Street, Caulfield East VIC 3145 The MRC F Read more..

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 Beyond THE STIGMA Gala Beyond THE STIGMA Gala
When: 18th of August 2017
We invite you to join us for an evening of fun as well as raising awareness for mental health and suicide. All proceeds from this event will be donated to beyondblue and to the support services they provide which is available to all Australians no matter where they are. Every Read more..

Online | View Profile | Bulleen | Veneto Club


 Big Heart Appeal 2017 Big Heart Appeal 2017
When: 1st of September 2017 To 30th of September 2017
Big Heart Appeal 1-30 September Heart disease does not discriminate – it affects young and old, men and women. It is still the single biggest killer of Australians, taking a life every 26 minutes. Please register as a volunteer doorknocker to help to fund vital research tha Read more..

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 Botanical | Watercolour Exhibition Botanical | Watercolour Exhibition
When: 2nd of September 2017 To 10th of September 2017
“Botanical” A collection of watercolour paintings by Patricia Ball - raising money for blood cancer awareness Myeloma Australia is very proud to announce the opening of “Botanical” A selection of Watercolour paintings by Patricia Ball. The exhibition will run from Satu Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | Myeloma Foundation of Australia Inc


 Carman's Women’s Fun Run 2017 Carman's Women’s Fun Run 2017
When: 3rd of December 2017
On Sunday 3 December women of all ages and fitness levels will turn St Kilda’s Catani Garden’s to a shade of pink for the 31st annual Carman's Women’s Fun Run in support of Breast Cancer Network Australia. Come and enjoy the festivities as we celebrate the 31st anniversary of Read more..

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 Carols by Candlelight® | Vision Australia Carols by Candlelight® | Vision Australia
When: 24th of December 2017
Sunday 24th December 2017 Vision Australia’s Carols by Candlelight is a Melbourne institution held at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl. Vision Australia’s Carols by Candlelight You are invited to celebrate the magic of Christmas with song at the 2016 Vision Australia’s Carols Read more..

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 Dine With Heart 2018 | Sacred Heart Mission Dine With Heart 2018 | Sacred Heart Mission
When: 1st of May 2018 To 31st of May 2018
Leave plenty of room in your diary in May - DINE WITH HEART MONTH is coming! It’s your opportunity to EAT GOOD. DO GOOD. FEEL GOOD. Victoria’s homelessness crisis now affects almost 23,000 people. Throughout May, participating restaurants, cafes and bars will join forces wi Read more..

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 Dry July 2018 Dry July 2018
When: 1st of July 2018 To 31st of July 2018
No one asks for cancer, so we're asking you to help. Go Dry this July and raise funds for people affected by cancer. Dry July is a fundraiser that challenges you to go booze-free for a month to support adults living with cancer. When you’re diagnosed with cancer, it’s h Read more..

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 Eureka Climb 2017 - Celebrating 10 years Eureka Climb 2017 - Celebrating 10 years
When: 19th of November 2017
Get set for Australia’s biggest tower climb up 88 floors of Eureka Tower to the highest viewing platform in the Southern Hemisphere. Take in the fantastic view of Melbourne from the finish line at Skydeck88 and be rewarded for your climb with a special 10th Anniversary Eureka Read more..

Online | View Profile | Southbank | Eureka Tower


 Father Bob Foundation Christmas Toy Run 2017 Father Bob Foundation Christmas Toy Run 2017
When: 10th of December 2017
Toy Run for Father Bob - Sunday, 10th December, 2017 - 9am to 3pm The Father Bob Maguire Foundation feeds & supports many homeless, and families facing financial hardship. Donations of non fluffy toys, non-perishable food, clothes, blankets & cash are needed. Date: Secon Read more..

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 Footy Colours Day 2017 Footy Colours Day 2017
When: 1st of September 2017
We’re calling on all Australians to unite and wear your favourite team colours with pride on Friday 1st September to raise funds to fight cancer. Footy Colours Day is easy to organise and fun! Register your School, Organisation or Club, get your community involved and show you Read more..

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 Give a Christmas | Heart Foundation Give a Christmas | Heart Foundation
When: 1st of December 2017 To 24th of December 2017
Give a Christmas that will help save lives and support for the Heart Foundation. If you usually end up with Christmas presents that you don’t need or want, why not choose to show your support for the Heart Foundation instead? Since October 2009 LocalFitness has been suppor Read more..

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 Give Generously This Christmas Give Generously This Christmas
When: 1st of December 2017 To 24th of December 2017
Christmas is the ideal time to think of those less fortunate and help make their Christmas a merry one too.. The organisations below are supporting local charities.. Christmas Trees Scouts Every year Scouts across the state sell Christmas Trees. Support your local Scout G Read more..

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 Give Me Shelter | Fundraising Gala Dinner Give Me Shelter | Fundraising Gala Dinner
When: 1st of September 2017
Please join A1 Office and Kids Under Cover for our annual fundraising event to raise much needed awareness and funds in support of preventing youth homelessness. Kids Under Cover is the only charity organisation in Australia delivering the unique combination of relocatable stu Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | Sea Life Melbourne Aquarium


 Good Friday Appeal 2018 Good Friday Appeal 2018
When: 30th of March 2018
The 87th annual Good Friday Appeal on Friday 30th March 2018, brings together the community to raise money for the Royal Children's Hospital. The strength of the appeal lies in the thousands of volunteers who give freely of their time and their talent. Many groups and organisa Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | Plenary | Melbourne Convention Centre


 Good Friday Appeal Super Show Good Friday Appeal Super Show
When: 30th of March 2018
Good Friday Appeal Super Show Friday 30th March 2018 The 87th annual Good Friday Appeal brings together the community to raise money for the Royal Children's Hospital. The Good Friday Appeal Super Show is back again this year featuring a stellar line up. Filmed in fro Read more..

View Profile | South Wharf | Plenary | Melbourne Convention Centre


 Home Lottery | Royal Melbourne Hospital Home Lottery | Royal Melbourne Hospital
Great cause, great odds and more than 4,700 prizes. The Royal Melbourne Hospital Home Lottery is inviting you to go BIG and win BIG! that moment you win... could change your life! Win the Grand Prize Showhome and live mortgage free. Imagine life mortgage free in Glen Iris Read more..

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 Hummingbirds Keon Couture Fashion Parade and Luncheon Hummingbirds Keon Couture Fashion Parade and Luncheon
When: 15th of September 2017
Hummingbirds Keon Couture Fashion Parade and Luncheon is raising funds supporting the work of the O'Brien Institute of Regenerative Surgery on Friday, 15 September at 12 Noon at the Sofitel Melbourne. Gertrude Opera will fill the catwalk with wonderful sounds introducing this Read more..

Online | View Profile | Melbourne | Sofitel | Melbourne On Collins


 Kids Day Out | Good Friday Appeal Kids Day Out | Good Friday Appeal
When: 30th of March 2018
The Good Friday Appeal invites you to attend Kids Day Out! The Good Friday Appeal encourages Victorians of all ages to come along to the 2018 Kids Day Out! This annual event is a great way to bring the whole family together for a day of amusement, activities and entertainment, Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre


 Kids Fun Run with Thomas 2017 Kids Fun Run with Thomas 2017
When: 26th of November 2017
Sunday 26 November 2017 The Kids Fun Run with Thomas is an annual fundraising event organised by the Rotary Club of Emerald and District. Held at Gembrook Station, the event provides a unique opportunity for a wonderful day out whilst helping children less fortunate. T Read more..

Online | View Profile | Gembrook


 Kmart Wishing Tree Appeal 2017 Kmart Wishing Tree Appeal 2017
When: 13th of November 2017 To 24th of December 2017
The Kmart Wishing Tree Appeal is the nation’s largest Christmas gift appeal and an annual tradition for many Australian families. Now in its 30th year, the Kmart Wishing Tree Appeal is Australia's largest and longest running Christmas gift Appeal, supporting families and indi Read more..

View Profile | Burwood


 Light the Night 2017 Light the Night 2017
When: 6th of October 2017
Now in its tenth year, Light the Night is a unique event bringing Australia’s blood cancer community together in more than 100 locations to remember and reflect during a moving ceremony and short lantern walk. Last year, more than 35,000 people from every Australian state and Read more..

Online | View Profile | St Kilda


 Melbourne ToyRun 2017 Melbourne ToyRun 2017
When: 17th of December 2017
The 40th annual (traditional) Melbourne Toy-Run is on Sunday 17th December 2017. Details of where from and to will appear here closer to the date. The Melbourne Toy Run is a huge family friendly spectacle for all motoring enthusiasts and will feature car and bike displays, Read more..

View Profile | Keilor Downs


 MobileMuster | Donate Your Old Smartphone | Support Deafblind MobileMuster | Donate Your Old Smartphone | Support Deafblind
Donate Your Old Smartphone to Enable Australia's Deafblind Community to Reconnect. Currently, an estimated 288,000 Australians live with no hearing and sight and this number is predicted to rise to over one million by 2050. MobileMuster and Able Australia are calling on Au Read more..

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 Moomba Birdman Rally 2018 Moomba Birdman Rally 2018
When: 11th of March 2018
The Birdman Rally is full of splashes, spills and thrills as everyday Melburnian's dress to impress and flap to fly - or fall, all in the name of charity. Whether it be with the assistance of a fan-dangled flying machine or simply super-hero strength, these courageous souls Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | Birrarung Marr Park


 Movember | Grow a MO for Charity Movember | Grow a MO for Charity
When: 1st of November 2017 To 30th of November 2017
Stop men dying too young Join the movement for men’s health What can you do for men’s health this Movember? Grow your Mo For 30 days, champion the moustache and raise funds for men’s health. Take the Move challenge Challenge yourself to get physically active and raise f Read more..

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 MS Art Exhibition 2017 MS Art Exhibition 2017
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
“Art talks, art connects, art heals!” The MS Art Exhibition is on again this August! More than 200 unique and inspiring pieces created by talented artists will be on display and available for purchase. This is a rare opportunity to own a piece of art that is not only inte Read more..

View Profile | Blackburn


 MS Readathon 2017 MS Readathon 2017
When: 1st of August 2017 To 31st of August 2017
Every year, MS Readathon helps raise funds for those living with multiple sclerosis. August 1 - 31st - 2017 is the 38th year. Read, raise funds and start making a difference in the lives of people living with multiple sclerosis. The MS Readathon encourages children and adu Read more..

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 National Op Shop Week 2017 National Op Shop Week 2017
When: 21st of August 2017 To 26th of August 2017
National Op Shop Week: August 21 - 26 , 2017 More and more Australians are turning to charity op shops to buy clothes. However, charity op shops still need good quality donations. Making a donation can help op shops from running short of stock. Boosting donations to charity Read more..

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 National Superhero Week 2017 National Superhero Week 2017
When: 4th of September 2017 To 10th of September 2017
Don your best superhero costume, warm up your super powers and bring a donation to your workplace or school to be a superhero for Muscular Dystrophy as part of National Superhero Week 2017, running from Monday September 4 to Sunday September 10. It's easy to get involved, simp Read more..

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 Pancake Day | Shrove Tuesday 2018 Pancake Day | Shrove Tuesday 2018
When: 23rd of February 2018
Shrove Tuesday is known as Pancake Day in Australia. Tuesday, February 13, 2018 It is the last day before Lent for many Christians. Many Australians make and share pancakes on Shrove Tuesday. Selling pancakes to raise money for charity is a popular activity. Some churche Read more..

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 Peter Mac Ride 2017 Peter Mac Ride 2017
When: 26th of November 2017 To 30th of November 2017
Melbourne – Stanley – Devonport 26 - 30 November 2017 Starting from the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre in Melbourne, you’ll ride on to the Spirit of Tasmania and set sail overnight to Devonport. Over 3 days and 300kms, you’ll experience the breathtaking beauty of the Tasmanian Read more..

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 Preview Theatre Screening to Support Bereaved Parents & Siblings Preview Theatre Screening to Support Bereaved Parents & Siblings
When: 24th of August 2017
Join us for a preview performance by the Malvern Theatre Company of 'Brief Encounter / We Were Dancing' - two one-act plays by Noel Coward and support the work of The Compassionate Friends Victoria. Brief Encounter – Laura and Alec become acquainted in the refreshment room of Read more..

Online | View Profile | Malvern East | Malvern Theatre


 Raise A Glass Appeal 2018 Raise A Glass Appeal 2018
When: 25th of April 2018
VB Raise A Glass Appeal is a national initiative to raise vital funds for the welfare programs of the Returned and Services League Australia (RSL) and Legacy.\ Since 2009 Victoria Bitter has supported Legacy and the RSL by donating almost $7 Million through Raise A Glass. Read more..

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 Red Ball Melbourne  Red Ball Melbourne
When: 16th of September 2017 To 17th of September 2017
Melbourne’s premier charity event, Red Ball Melbourne has raised more than $6 million to support Fight Cancer Foundation to help people living with cancer and their families. A night of glamour, entertainment and fun, Red Ball Melbourne attracts popular celebrity supporters a Read more..

Online | View Profile | Docklands | Crown Palladium


 Red Nose Day 2018 Red Nose Day 2018
When: 29th of June 2018
The next Red Nose Day is on Friday 29th June 2018. Red Nose Day raises vital funds for education and support services for Australian families. You can support Red Nose Day by making a donation; purchase Red Nose Day product online or through Big W, Target and Terry White C Read more..

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 Relay For Life | Docklands Relay For Life | Docklands
When: 11th of September 2017
Welcome! Relay For Life is a fun and moving experience that raises vital funds for the Cancer Council’s research, prevention, information and support services. Relay is a chance for the Docklands community to recognise and celebrate local cancer survivors, patients and their Read more..

Online | View Profile | Docklands | Etihad Stadium


 RSPCA Cupcake Day 2017 RSPCA Cupcake Day 2017
When: 21st of August 2017
Cupcake Day for the RSPCA is a great excuse to get together with family friends and colleagues to eat delicious cupcakes and help animals in need. The official date for Cupcake Day is Monday 21st August 2017 but you can hold your cupcake event at any time during August. You Read more..

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 St Peter's Bookroom Annual Book Sale St Peter's Bookroom Annual Book Sale
When: 9th of September 2017 To 10th of September 2017
The Annual Book Sale of as-new and secondhand items is a major fundraising and community event for the Bookroom and the wider mission of the Church. Annual sale of as-new and secondhand books and CDs - fiction, non-fiction, theology, children's St Peter's Eastern Hill has Read more..

View Profile | Melbourne | St Peter's Eastern Hill


 Teal Ribbon Day 2018 Teal Ribbon Day 2018
When: 28th of February 2018
Teal is the international colour for ovarian cancer. On Teal Ribbon Day, we invite all Australians to purchase and wear a Teal Ribbon to raise awareness of ovarian cancer and to remember those who have died from the disease. Teal Ribbon Day is a way to show your support fo Read more..

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 Teddy Bear Hospital Winter Check-Up | Chadstone Teddy Bear Hospital Winter Check-Up | Chadstone
When: 19th of August 2017 To 20th of August 2017
It’s time for Teddy’s Winter Check-up! The program, activating in five key sites in-centre, will be staffed by more than 700 student volunteers from medical and allied health schools at The University of Melbourne including Nursing, Dentistry, Optometry and Physiotherapy. Read more..

View Profile | Chadstone | Chadstone Shopping Centre


 The Great Peninsula Paddle 2018 The Great Peninsula Paddle 2018
When: 26th of January 2018
You are invited to participate in The Great Peninsula Paddle to be held at the Sorrento Sailing Couta Boat Club on Australia Day, Friday 26th January 2018. Founded in 2010 by dedicated Reclink Australia supporters, Nick and Virginia Cable, The Great Peninsula Paddle is a com Read more..

Online | View Profile | Sorrento


 The Smith Family's Toy & Book Appeal The Smith Family's Toy & Book Appeal
When: 1st of December 2017 To 24th of December 2017
Christmas is a special time for families and giving, but sadly many children living in financial disadvantage will not receive a gift this Christmas. The Smith Family's Toy & Book Appeal is your opportunity to help bring a smile to a disadvantaged child's face this Christmas. Read more..

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 The Sunday Age City2Sea 2017 The Sunday Age City2Sea 2017
When: 12th of November 2017
2017 Sunday Age City2Sea presented by Westpac Sunday Age City2Sea presented by Westpac returns on Sunday 12th November 2017. Over 12000 entrants are set to tackle the 5km and 15km courses. The 5km course will see entrants take off from St Kilda Road around the picturesque Alb Read more..

Online | View Profile | Jolimont


 Tracky Dack Day 2018 Tracky Dack Day 2018
When: 1st of May 2018 To 31st of May 2018
DON YOUR DAGGY TRACKY DACKS FOR SICK KIDS Arguably Australia’s most beloved garment, tracky dacks will once again become part of the outfit of choice this May as communities ‘dack-up and donate’ to raise funds for sick children in hospital. Since 2012, Tracky Dack Day (TDD) h Read more..

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