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JDRF’s Walk to Cure Diabetes - Perth

JDRF’s Walk to Cure Diabetes - Perth - Has Ended

 26 Oct, 2014 - 26 Oct, 2014
 Sun 8:30am - Sun 3:00pm
 Resort Drive
  Burswood, WA
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The Walk The 7km Walk will begin in Burswood Park, cross over to East Perth, pass Claisebrook Cove, Gloucester Park and the Causeway before returning to Burswood Park finishing in the Walk Village. The Walk is pram and wheelchair friendly, however dogs are not permitted in Burswood Park and along the Walk route. Join us after the Walk for a BBQ lunch, animal farm, face painting, balloons and live entertainment. You can also share your thoughts on our Wall of Hope and meet some Diabetes organisations.

There will be some food options available on the day however we do encourage you to bring a healthy diabetes-friendly lunch with you. Getting to the Walk We recommend taking public transport to the venue. By bus or train: Burswood train station is a short 5 minute walk from the venue. Visit the Trans Perth website for more information. By car: Limited parking is available at Burswood Park and Crown Perth Resort. Thank you for your commitment to JDRF and we look forward to you joining in the fun of the Walk to Cure Diabetes! JDRF would like to thank the following organisations for their support

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 08 9207 1278

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The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) is the world's largest charitable supporter of type 1 diabetes research. JDRF was founded in 1970 in the US and 1982 in Australia by a group of determined volunteers. Internationally, JDRF has been involved in every major type 1 diabetes breakthrough of the last four decades. JDRF-funded researchers have driven the advancement of day-to-day disease management tools and accelerated the pace of research through a focus on four research priorities - immune therapies, beta cell therapies, glucose control therapies and complications therapies. JDRF supports Australian diabetes research via the strategic provision of funding, investing over $160 million into Australian research to date. In addition to supporting research, JDRF Australia plays a key role in advising and influencing health policy direction across all levels of government and building community awareness of type 1 diabetes. Throughout all local and international activities JDRF's mission remains constant - to find a cure for type 1 diabetes and its complications through the support of research.

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