Previous Events

Lighthouse Classic 2023

Tuesday, 31 January, 9 am

The 2023 Lighthouse Classic is a fun 12km challenge where participants can run or walk to raise funds for cancer research. On the way, we touch a lighthouse in memory of someone who has faced or is facing their own battle with cancer. Join us for a group walk at 9am on 8 January from the Urquhart’s […]

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World Cancer Day Breakfast

Tuesday, 7 February, 7 am

Commerce Ballarat Members $35.00     Non-Members $45.00 $10 from every ticket sold will go directly to cancer research. A raffle will be offered at the event. SPEAKERS Ann Peacock is General Manager of Community and Charity at Crown. Her role as the face and voice of Crown, both to the public and to the business […]

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Ballarat Cycle Classic Eve Cocktail Party

Friday, 17 February, 7 pm

Friends of FECRI & the Ballarat Cycle Classic are invited to a casual sunset cocktail party in celebration of the 16th Ballarat Cycle Classic to be held on the 18-19 February.   Seafood, beer, French champagne & live music Proceeds to the Fiona Elsey Cancer Research Institute In memory of long-term Ballarat Cycle Classic Ambassador Danny […]

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Ballarat Cycle Classic 2023

Saturday, 18 February, 8 am

Ballarat Cycle Classic is a HUGE two-day event with something for everyone! You can enjoy road, gravel, enduro gravity, family rides and even a pet friendly lake walk. Two event villages at Black Hill Mountain Bike Park and Lake Wendouree for participants and supporters to enjoy will see another fun and friendly event raising money […]

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Ballarat Book Clearance Sale

Sunday, 16 October, 9 am

To be held at Shed 44 at the Ballarat Airport on Sunday 16 October. All the books are cheap with better-quality novels priced at $2 to $3, ex-library novels and general novels are $1, and children’s books are very cheap. […]

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Phoenix College Gala for Cancer Research

Saturday, 3 September, 6 pm

Phoenix P-12 Community College invite you to a special formal evening to raise awareness for cancer research. Celebrate a loved one who has passed or may currently be fighting cancer. Enjoy a glass of champagne on arrival, followed by a two course meal (main and dessert, alternate) with entertainment. A comomorative candle will be gifted […]

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Thor: Love and Thunder – Charity Screening for Cancer Research

Wednesday, 7 September, 6 pm

Phoenix P-12 Community College invite you to a special screening of Thor: Love and Thunder supporting the Fiona Elsey Cancer Research Institute with a Movie Night. Wednesday 7th September, 6:30pm Showbiz Cinemas Ballarat $20 tickets Proceeds will go directly to FECRI who rely on the generous support of the community to continue research into more […]

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Brunch for Breasts

Sunday, 16 October, 9 am

Breast cancer is one of the most common cancers in women with 20,000 new cases diagnosed in Australia each year. It is the second most common cause of cancer related deaths in women with over 3,100 deaths per year. Gather your friends and family and join us for a special morning of fun and food […]

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Girls Night Out for Breast cancer research

Wednesday, 14 September, 6 pm

Rotary Club of Rowville Lysterfield is hosting its annual Breast cancer fundraiser- Girls Night Out Tickets are $60pp and includes a welcome drink and 2 courses dinner. All money raised goes to the Fiona Elsey Cancer Research Institute. Guest speaker will be Dr Aparna Jayachandran- Lead Breast Cancer Researcher from the Fiona Elsey Cancer Research […]

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Warracknabeal Fundraising Lunch

Thursday, 15 September, 12 pm

Join us for a a special fundraising lunch at Warracknabeal Golf Course on Thursday 15th September. Gail Elsey will share her story and how the vision of her daughter, Fiona, has lived on for 30 years.   Lunch includes: Two course meal, + tea & coffee Video presentation by Prof. George Kannourakis detailing current research […]

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