Adelaide Hills 2022

Welcome! Relay For Life is a fun and moving experience that raises vital funds for the Cancer Council’s research, prevention and support services. Relay is a chance for the Adelaide Hills community to recognise and celebrate local cancer survivors, those going through a cancer experience and their carers, to honour and remember loved ones lost and to raise money to help save more lives. Join the thousands of Australians who take part in Cancer Council’s Relay For Life each year and make strides towards a cancer free future: start or join a team in the 2022 Adelaide Hills Relay today!.

This event is now closed


Please note, online registrations for this weekend's event are now closed. 

If you wish to join an existing team, you may do so on the day by signing up at the Registration Tent. 

Adult (18+) $31
Youth (6-17) $25
Family (2x adults + 2 x youths)          $85
Child (under 5) FREE


Opening Ceremony: 2pm Saturday

Candlelight Ceremony: 8:30pm Saturday

Closing Ceremony: 9am Sunday


Event Information 

All of the information you need can be found on this page and within the copy of the Team Information Night presentation below; 

If you have any questions that can't be answered on the website, please don't hesitate to get in touch

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Adelaide Hills Relay For Life 2022

Team Check-in

  • Team arrival times are between 11:00am and 12:30am.
  • Please coordinate with your team to make sure as many of your team arrives at the same time.
  • Once your team have entered Johnston Memorial Oval, please proceed directly to your site and commence setting up.
  • All participants are required to wear their PURPLE wristband for the duration of the event. If you are expecting visitors to your team, please ask them to Check-in at the Registration Tent and sign the visitor's register.
  • Team Captains are asked to head to the Registration Tent to collect their team's program and other important info needed for the weekend. We ask that you also return any donation boxes you received as part of your registration pack.

Campsite Allocation

Campsite # Team Name
1 The Desperate Housewives 
2 Annapoorna Julie
3 The Giddyup Girls
4 Saints
5 Olive Branch Cafe
6 Witch Way Do You Ghoul
7 Cover Me In Sunshine
8 Macclesfield Young At Heart Club
9 Fluro Family Fusion
10 Jellybeans
11 St John's Grammar School
12 St John's Grammar School
13 St John's Grammar School
14 St John's Grammar School
15 The Trippy Hippies
16 Year 10 Saints Boys
17 Legendary Chazbit

Please note the site map is subject to change at the discretion of the organising committee

Thanks for your interest in Relay For Life!

Check out the line up of Main Stage and trackside entertainment and activities to keep you and your team motivated. 

Main Stage

Activity Time Location
Team Captain's Meeting 1:15pm   Club verandah
Survivor and Carer Registrations open  1pm - 1:45pm Relay For Life
Registration Tent
Zumba! 1:30pm Main Stage
Opening Ceremony      2pm - 2:30pm     Main Stage
Survivors and Carers Afternoon Tea  3pm Football Clubrooms
Live Performance | Coombsy     3:30 - 4:30pm Main Stage
Live Performance | Warren    4:30pm - 5:15pm Main Stage
Live Performance | The 4 Piece Duo 5:15pm - 6:15pm Main Stage
Live Performance | T Junction Beatles Tribute  6:30pm-7:15pm Main Stage
Live Performance | R3volut1on 7:30 - 8:15pm Main Stage
Candlelight Cermony 8:15pm Main Stage
Live Performance | Oliver 9:45pm Main Stage
Closing Ceremony | Sunday  9am Main Stage


  • Relay Ice Shirt Competition
  • SunSmart Relay
  • Tug of War
  • Scavenger Hunt

Themed Laps

  • Bras and Jocks on the outside
  • Onesies
  • Glow in the Dark

Check out the full program of events and activities on offer this weekend! 

Please note that the program is subject to change at the discretion of the organising committee. 

What happens on the day?

Here's what to expect at Relay. Check with your Relay event coordinator: Dean Parker - 8291 4175 | for special info about the Adelaide Hills 2022 Relay:

  • Opening Ceremony
  • Survivors and Carers walk
  • Candlelight Ceremony of Hope
  • Closing ceremony
  • Entertainment, kids activities, live music and competitions (throughout the day and night)
  • Free breakfast
  • Keep those team members walking!

You don’t have to stay on the track all night, but we encourage teams to have at least one person on the track at all times to get the most out of your Relay experience.

What to bring to Relay

Be sure to come to Relay prepared! Check the forecast the night before and be prepared for inclement weather. Remember, Relay runs overnight and can be cold.Here’s a list of things that teams should be sure to have handy on the day:

  • Tent(s),marquees for your campsite - please limit pegs to no more than 25cm in length and ensure you have guy ropes on all tents and marquees. 
  • Hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and lip balm
  • Your Relay For Life shirt
  • Comfortable walking/running shoes
  • Warm clothing (pants, jackets, beanies, gloves, etc.)
  • Torch and spare batteries
  • Wet weather gear (raincoat, poncho, umbrella, etc.)
  • A change of clothes
  • Camping gear (Tent, sleeping bag,pillows, blankets, esky, cutlery, cups, water bottle, food and drink.)
  • Folding chairs and tables
  • Plastic sheeting or rubber-backed rug (good on cold or damp ground)
  • Campsite decorations and team banners
  • Team costumes
  • Money and loose change
  • Camera to capture those special moments
  • Any used or unused raffle books
  • Your team!

What not to bring

  • Pets (guide dogs and service dogs are welcome)
  • Bikes, scooters or roller blades/skates
  • Glass
  • Generators or wood burning heaters or BBQ's (including webbers) (gas heaters are okay)
  • Fundraising money that you want to bank (please bank any money prior to the event or the next business day after Relay)
  • Remember, Relay For Life is a smoke-free event.

Thanks to our fantastic sponsors:

Relay For Life is a community event and it would not be possible without the support we receive from our community.  In particular, there are local businesses that provide us with monetary and in-kind support.

If you would like your business to become a sponsor of Relay For Life contact the Organising Committee via Amy Roker:  8291 4324 or

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