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Walk with us to help cure brain cancer

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Join us for a scenic 25km community walk on 6 October 2019 from Pottsville to Fingal Head to raise funds for brain cancer research.

  • Sunday 6th October 2019
  • Wristband collection from 7:00am
  • 8:00am Walk Start
  • Ambrose Brown Park, Pottsville
  • 2019 Walk4BrainCancer shirts are on sale! Cure Brain Cancer Foundation merchandise will be available to purchase on the day (excluding personalised t-shirts).

  • Now in it’s fifth year, Walk for Brain Cancer Tweed Heads will be held on the Sunday of the Labour Day long weekend (Queen’s birthday, QLD) as it has since 2015.

    The scenic walk begins at Ambrose Brown Park, Pottsville and finishes at Fingal Head Surf Club, with drink and sunscreen refill stations at Cabarita and Kingscliff.

    “This cause is close to me heart as I lost my cousin in 2017 at just 40 years old. He left behind his gorgeous wife and 3 children all under 15. Let’s come together and support our community who are affected by brain cancer. Walk as an individual, a team or a relay and help raise funds for a cure for brain cancer. Last years walk was a great success with just over $20k raised and we would love to top that this year.

    – Karlee, organiser of Walk4BrainCancer Tweed Heads

    Walk as an individual, a team or a relay and help raise funds for a Cure for Brain Cancer. Last year’s walk was a great success, raising over $20k and we would love to top that this year!

    Please arrive at Ambrose Brown Park, Pottsville to check in between 7- 7:30 am. There will be a coffee van there donating $1 from every cup sold to the W4BC Tweed Heads event. Please bring a full water bottle and be sunscreened up as the first refresh station is 8kms away so at approximately 9:30am.

    Merchandise will be available at the beginning and at the end including hats, t-shirts, stainless steel water bottles, bumper stickers, stubby coolers, wristbands and hyper tubes.

    Checkpoints are at Cabarita and Kingscliff. These have water, sunscreen, shade and paramedics. Please use these stations to rest if you need them.

    On completion of the walk there will be a complimentary, BBQ, fruit, cold drinks and plenty of shade to enjoy the scenery and catch your breath. Please take your time – there is no rush.

    When you are ready, a courtesy bus can return you to your car. The bus only goes to Ambrose Brown Park, Pottsville and will not make multiple stops.

  • Karlee Robinson
  • w4bctweedheads@gmail.com

Help us reach our goal

Raised

$ 748.521

2019 Goal

$ 1.500.000

Tweed Heads 2019 Leaderboard

Walk4BrainCancer is a series of walks raising awareness and funds for brain cancer research.

Get your 2019 Walk4BrainCancer T-shirts!

Don’t forget to join the sea of purple on the day and show who you’re walking for with a personalised Walk4BrainCancer t-shirt.

These tailored shirts allow for a message and photo on the back (minimum 5 shirts per custom order; allow 7 – 10 days for print and fulfillment).

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