Riverland 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 Riverland 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 Riverland Relay today!.

This event is now closed


Online registrations for this weekend's event are now closed. 

If you would like to join an existing team, please visit the Registration Tent, to sign up on the day.


Opening Ceremony: 2pm Saturday

Candlelight Ceremony: 8:30pm Saturday

Closing Ceremony: 9am Sunday


Event Information 

Information in relation to this year's event will be gradually updated on the subsequent pages as we near event weekend.

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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Riverland Relay For Life 2022 

Thanks for your interest in Relay For Life!

This year's event is shaping up to be an incredible weekend of fun, inspiration and magical moments to remember. 

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     12pm    Registration Tent
Survivor and Carer Registrations open   1pm - 1:45pm  Registration Tent
Opening Ceremony  2pm - 2:30pm  Main Stage
Belly Dance Demonstration  2:45pm
Live Performance | Brett Schofield 3:45pm
Live Performance | Rhythmic Drumming with Mick Scordo  4:15pm
Live Performance | Claire Elbourne and Alanah Hurburt 5:30pm
Live Performance | Lor of the Universe 6pm
Live Performance | Andrew Willis & Karissa Eichenberger 7:45pm
Live Performance | John Rankin 8:05pm
Candlelight Cermony 8:15pm Main Stage
Live Performance | Tahlia Hearn 9:30pm
Live Performance | Red Dirt Band 10pm - 12am
Closing Ceremony | Sunday  9am Main Stage


  • Wellness Marquee
  • Themed Laps
  • Team Games
  • Quizzes
  • Morning Yoga

You can also download a copy of the program here or by clicking the image below; 

What happens on the day?

Here's what to expect at Relay. Check with your Relay event coordinator: Dean Parker - 8291 4175 | relay@cancersa.org.au for special info about the 2022 Riverland event:

  • 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 ensure you bring guy ropes for your marquees and sufficient weights to secure it. Tent pegs are NOT permitted at this location
  • 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
  • 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.

Site Layout

Below is the campsite allocation and site map for this weekend's event. 

Site Number  Team Name
1 Posse 'n' Boots
2 Random Rookies
3 Tooth Fairies
4 Project EnergyConnect
5 BRSC Kookaburras
6 Riverland Customes & Classics/
Riverside Rodders
7 Avengers
8 RASA Berries
9 SAMFS Riverland
10 Team SFoAC
11 She-unit
12 That 70's Team
13 The Wanderers
14 Two of us
15 Riverland Life FM

Riverland site map 2022   

Please note that the site map is subject to change

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 Dean Parker:  8291 4175 or relay@cancersa.org.au

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