This two-day 53km guided hike showcases the Sunshine Coast Hinterland’s natural beauty
You’ll experience stunning gorges, waterfalls, rock pools, scenic views and subtropical rainforests during this fun and challenging adventure.
Register on your own, with a friend, or in a team as we hike together and raise funds to help beat blood cancer.
This year’s event is now over. You can sponsor someone doing the Hike here.
When: Saturday August 17 – Sunday August 18 2019
Location: Sunshine Coast Hinterland Great Walk track
Distance: A total of 53km over two days in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland Great Walk.
Cost: The $295 registration fee includes:
- Two nights bunk style camp accommodation on Friday August 16 and Saturday August 17 2019
- Meals: Saturday breakfast, lunch, dinner & snacks; Sunday breakfast, lunch & snacks
- Trained walk guides
- Invitation to training walk in the lead up to the event
- Training tips and hits
- Shuttle to and from accommodation to walk entries and exits
- Support Crew during the hike
- Leukaemia Foundation Supporters Shirt.
Fundraising: All hikers must fundraise a minimum of $600 by August 1 2019. This is in addition to the registration fee paid at time of registration.
Help Australian families impacted by blood cancer
Every step you take is a step towards beating blood cancer. Leukaemia, lymphoma and myeloma are all types of blood cancer and they can develop in anyone, of any age, at any time. Another 35 Australians are diagnosed every single day.
The number of Australians living with a blood cancer is expected to rise around 30 per cent over the next decade. Currently 12,800 Australians are diagnosed with a blood cancer like leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma every year and that figure is expected to rise to 17,000 people by 2025.
The money you raise through Hike to Beat Blood cancer will help more Australians with blood cancer survive and then go on to live a better quality of life.