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358km from Townsville to Cairns Townsville, QLD 

2021 Event cancelled

The Townsville to Cairns Bike Ride is a charity organisation that raises money for Children’s Cancer Institute by holding a three day, 358km bike ride from Townsville to Cairns. Participants ride over 100km a day, challenging themselves physically and mentally with an end goal of raising money and awareness for childhood cancer research.

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We're riding for kids

Your impact.

More than 1,000 children and adolescents are diagnosed with cancer each year in Australia.

That's 20 children diagnosed with cancer each week.

Every week, an average of three children and adolescents will die from cancer.   

Children’s Cancer Institute’s ambition is to put an end to childhood cancer and pioneer safer treatments for children through medical research. We can and we will cure childhood cancer. With supporters like you raising vital funds to support our research. It’s not if, it’s when. 

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Children’s Cancer Institute rely on the generosity of the community to support their research. The Townsville to Cairns Bike Ride has supported this research since 1999 and raised over $6.6 million, with over $360,000 raised in 2019. We hope you will join us to raise the much needed funds to help eradicate this devastating disease.

Together we can save the lives of children with cancer and stop their suffering. Partner with us today.

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Do you have a question about our work? For any enquiries please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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