For over thirty years the Children’s Leukaemia & Cancer Research Foundation (Inc.) has been raising funds for research into childhood cancers.


Australia has one of the highest incidences of childhood cancer worldwide. One in 500 Australian children will develop a cancer before 15 years of age – that’s 600 Australian children diagnosed every year. Childhood cancer is the single greatest cause of death from disease in Australian children, with three children losing their lives to cancer every week. In Australia, childhood cancer is second only to breast cancer in terms of the number of years of life lost by the disease.

The quest to find cures for childhood cancer is one of medicine’s greatest success stories. Fifty years ago only two percent of children with cancer survived. Medical research alone has improved overall survival rates to 80 percent. With childhood cancer still the leading cause of death from disease in Australian children, there is more work to be done. There are still particular childhood cancers – such as brain tumours and neuroblastoma – with survival rates as low as 50 percent.

CLCRF has a commitment to ensure this ground-breaking research continues so that the future generations will be the ones to live cancer free. The Foundation relies on the generous support of the community to continue its vital research, as we do not receive State or Federal funding.

South West Bike Trek 2019
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Saturday – 4:30 PMGloucester Park

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Harper Goes Gold for CLCRF

This Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, a special little girl has decided to Go Gold for CLCRF by mak READ MORE

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Go Gold with a Tote Bag!

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, a time where we are encouraged to “Go Gold” to pu READ MORE


Family Fun for Kids’ Cancer

The West Australian - ED Section: Page 2 - Tuesday 3 September 2019 READ MORE


Family fun for a great cause

Post Newspapers - August 31, 2019 - Page 42 READ MORE


Fun filled family night out supporting children’s cancer research

Radio Interview: 98.5 SonshineFM - Friday 30 August 2019 Event organiser for the Children's Leukaemi READ MORE

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$5,324 raised for CLCRF at the Chevron City to Surf

The Chevron City to Surf took place on Sunday 25 August, with thousands of runners and walkers hitti READ MORE

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Make Dad’s Day this Father’s Day!

Father’s Day is just around the corner! Are you stuck on ideas on what to get dad? Why not get him READ MORE


6iX: Family Night Out

Radio Interview: 6iX - Monday 26 August 2019 Event Organiser Kylie Dalton had a great chat with Ian READ MORE


Sunday Times – Family Night Out

The Sunday Times Guide: Sunday 25 August 2019 - Page 3 READ MORE


Making a Difference with Beyond Bank

We are so thrilled to have received a generous donation of $3,236, thanks to Beyond Bank and their C READ MORE

Take Part in an Event

Take Part in an Event

One of the exciting ways you can get involved with helping kids with cancer is to participate in any of our events. We have some great ways for families to get involved.

Become a Volunteer

Become a Volunteer

Register today to become a volunteer for CLCRF and find out how you can help! It may be an hour of your time or a skill you can provide, we appreciate all who give of their time to help us.

Make a Donation

Make a Donation

By making a donation to CLCRF you will be vital in helping us continue to fund our valuable scientific research into childhood cancers.

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