Put your foot down... Brisbane
The jacarandas will be in bloom and so will our purple participants in our 7th annual Brisbane “Put Your Foot Down” walk. Registrations are now open so grab your walking shoes, some friends and sign up!
Join us at the scenic Teralba Park and let’s continue raising much needed funds for Pancreatic Cancer - you can download our fundraising pack from some tips on how to get started.
This year the event will start at 10.00 am and will be held at Teralba Park, Kedron Park (view map). The flat 5 km walk will follow the Kedron Brook for 2.5 km where our wonderful volunteers will be positioned with water to refresh our walkers for the return trip.
We’re here to help with your fundraising!
Put Your Foot Down is all about improving awareness and bringing the community of those touched by Pancreatic Cancer together. However, we are also focused on raising funds for vital research into better treatments and outcomes for patients.
Download our new fundraising pack to help kickstart your fundraising efforts with some ideas, useful tips and hints to help you raise the maximum for the walk. Remember the highest fundraisers individual and team will win prizes on the day!
Register to walk
We’ve listened to your feedback and simplified our registration process. You can now register as many adults as you like at one time and all children under 16 are free so register to walk now!
The event begins at 10.00 am but the fun starts from 9.00 am when our last-minute registrations open so get there early and grab a coffee and treat yourself to a perfect Sunday breakfast, an egg and bacon roll.
On the day
There’s is plenty of on street parking available around the park.
Eat and drink!
Our delicious Beak & Sons sausage sandwiches will be on sale throughout the day along with our own Deep Spring Avner's water and flavoured mineral water.
We’ll be selling our special walk merchandise from 9.00 am including Caps ($10), T-Shirts ($20), Dog Leads ($20) and purple Avner wristbands ($2). This year, for the first time ever, we will also have our Purple Socks on sale ($15) so you can literally deck yourself out in purple from head to toe!
All sales go towards funding vital Pancreatic Cancer research.
Purple is recognised as the international colour of Pancreatic Cancer, start planning your outfits today and help us turn the park purple for the day.
There will be prizes for the most successful fundraisers as we as the best dressed adult, child and four-legged friends.
Every year the support of our generous corporate sponsors enables us to keep our costs to a minimum. We would like to say a big thank you to Woolworths, Coca-Cola Amatil, Wellcom Worldwide, Beak & Sons, muk Haircare and Red Jelly for their ongoing support which allows us to maximise the amount of money we are able to direct to medical research.
Put Your Foot Down on 7 October and be part of improving survival rates for Pancreatic Cancer.
We look forward to seeing you there!