Newsletter
 
Non-blokey workplaces - gender equality by design Kerstin Oberprieler and Mark Sullivan will be guest speakers at our 9 August Network of Possibility cocktail reception. Kerstin is a leading gamification designer. She is passionate about disruptive technology and how it can be used to transform behaviour. Kerstin will share her story about confronting and overcoming imposter phenomenon to achieve significant professional and sporting success. A former Secretary, Mark has extensive CEO, Board and audit committee experience across a range of complex organisations over many years within and outside government. He will share lessons for making our workplaces more inclusive and…
This event is your opportunity to network with the Territory’s minerals industry and support the organisation that supports us in times of crisis. The format of the event will follow past years with a sandwich lunch on arrival and awards presented at the end of the day at the BBQ dinner.  Details are:  Date:Friday 11 August, 2017Time:11.00 am team check-in 1.00 pm tee-off, Ambrose style, shot-gun start Venue:Darwin Golf Club, Links Road, Marrara Team numbers are limited, please book early.PROUDLY SUPPORTING Careflight saves lives, speeds recovery and serves the community by providing the highest standard of rapid response critical care. By participating…
Winter getting the better of you? Wish there was somewhere you could go to defrost your brain and have a mighty good time with warming company? Come along to the inaugural Park Terrace Community Garden Quiz Night, a fun filled event raising essential funds for the garden and community activities. Get your brains trust of 8 companions together and buy a table ($10 discount for a table booking!) or live on the edge and buy a single ticket for $20 each to join the mighty forces of the ‘Friends of the Park Terrace Community Garden’ table, sure to be the…
This exciting and fun event involves a race around UQ Gatton, in teams of 4. The aim is to find and answer questions at different locations on campus on a mission to win the race and snag the cool prizes. The race will be followed by a BBQ, with raffles and auctions and more laughs. Entry to BBQ is $5 for non-racers, included for racers. This event promises to be lots of fun, so bring some friends, make a team and battle it out to be crowned the first amazing race winners! Whilst having lots of fun, you will also…
Art for the Heart is an art exhibition that honours the use of creativity as a powerful source of healing and expression during the process of grief. It offers a space for people to tell their stories of loss, love & hope in new ways and to bring the community together to share the often hidden experiences of grief and depression.  Our next Art for the Heart Exhibition will be held at Parliament House, Queens Hall, East Melbourne. The exhibition will be open to the public from 8th - 10th August 2017. 9am-5pm daily. Free Admission. Art for the Heart is an art exhibition that honours…
Established in 1993, Starlight Five Chefs Dinners are Starlight’s signature fundraising events and are supported by some of Australia’s best chefs. Incredible degustation menus are created and matched with the finest wines, all peppered with stories of inspiration and hope in a beautifully themed room with top-class entertainment. It is a night that truly makes a lasting impact on guests and those Starlight children and families that the fundraising supports. Tickets - www.starlightfivechefs.org.au
Support Your Local Community (Non-Athletic) Fundraisers being promoted on CharityDOs.com.au - Australia’s Fundraising Events Calendar - for you to support: Australia-Wide Aug 5 - Australia-Wide - Hangout for the Homeless Aug 21 - Australia-Wide - Cupcake Day for the RSPCA Sep 19 - Australia-Wide - Talk Like a Pirate Day for Childhood Cancer Support Australian Capital Territory Jul 29 - Canberra & Queanbeyan - Hart R8 for Hartley Aug 3 & 6 - Canberra - Hartley Hall Markets Aug 12 - Kambah - Sleep in Your Car Fundraiser Aug 16 - Rivett - Hope for the Jogini Girls Evening Sep…
Event Tip: Coordinate Your Event to Make it Extra Special for Your Guests Are you thinking about new ways to sell tickets to your next event? The Ezybidz team was proud to be out supporting Fighting Chance Australia's Annual Dinner recently where they witnessed a fantastic approach to organising a fundraising event. The Fighting Chance fundraising event was held recently in a prime viewing location during the annual Vivid Sydney Festival. By choosing this date and location, the event organisers' leveraged the popular public event to attract and entertain their own event guests. It provided a prime, unique vantage point of Vivid Sydney and in turn…
FIND OUT HOW ‘THE CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL AT WESTMEAD’ FUNDRAISED A RECORD BREAKING AMOUNT! The Children’s Hospital at Westmead is part of The Sydney Children’s Network. It’s the largest network of hospital and services for children in Australia. Each year their services manage 51,000 inpatient admission and over one million outpatient service visits. This year, Kids Rehab at The Children’s Hospital at Westmead raised $725K net profit at the 2017 Emerald Ball, one of the hospitals signature events. We spoke to their Event Manager, Tess Assaad, on how they achieved these outstanding results. The details are revealed below: 1.How often do you hold fundraising…
Support spinal cord injury research SpinalCure Australia and Spinal Cord Injuries Australia will be rallying support for spinal cord injury research. In partnership with the Australian Turf Club, this exciting event will bring the three organisations together for a fabulous spring day at the races. They’ll raise funds and awareness for Project Edge, the new research collaboration at UTS that will bring Professor Reggie Edgerton’s ground-breaking neurostimulation work to Australia. Neurostimulation is proving to be one of the most promising emerging research fields for recovery from spinal cord injury. Trials show return of significant feeling and function for those with…
Back to top