Adelaide Hills 2024

Welcome! Relay For Life is an overnight, team event that raises vital funds for 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 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 fight back against cancer: start or join a team in the 2024 Adelaide Hills Relay today!.

Frequently asked questions

Event Information

add remove


Thank you for your interest in the 2024 Adelaide Hills Relay For Life.


Register for the 2024 Adelaide Hills Relay For Life now...

Adult  $40

Youth $30


Opening Ceremony: 2pm Saturday

Candlelight Ceremony: 8:15pm Saturday

Closing Ceremony: 9am Sunday


If you have any questions that cant be answered on the website you can email us or give us a call on 1300 65 65 85. 

Find us on Social!

Keep up to date on any news for the Adelaide Hills Relay For Life 2024 by following our event page on Facebook 

Adelaide Hills Relay For Life 2024 

On The Day

add remove

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 2024 Relay For Life:

  • Opening Ceremony
  • Survivors and Carers walk
  • Survivors and Carers afternoon tea
  • 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
  • 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)
  • Remember, Relay For Life is a smoke-free and vape free event.

VIP Campsite Promotion

add remove

Fundraise to Relay in style!

Imagine spending all your time raising valuable funds to support South Australian's affected by cancer and getting rewarded with having your own VIP campsite set up and packed down for you. That's the perfect win/win and here it is.

Promotional Terms & Conditions


Thank you to our generous sponsor

Adelaide Hills Council Logo

Raised so far


Our goal