Canberra Schools 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 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 Canberra Schools Relay today!

Relay Your Way - Schools

Put Relay Your Way on your school calendar for 2022 and submit your free registration now. By hosting a Relay event at your school, you can help Cancer Council ACT raise vital funds for our research, prevention, and support services, getting us a step closer to our vision of a cancer free future. Find out more information and how to register your school here.

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What happens on the day?

It's competely up to you and your school!

Example of events that can be run:

  • Opening Ceremony
  • Survivors and Carers walk
  • Candlelight Ceremony of Hope
  • Closing Ceremony
  • Live Entertainment

What to do on the day

It's doesn't have to be a walking event, your school has options to do all kinds of different exercises: 

  • Running
  • Cycling - even stationary
  • Rowing
  • Swimming
  • Playing a sport
  • Skipping
  • and so much more

Raised so far

$88,746

Our goal

$100,000