Welcome to Townsville 2017 Relay For Life!

Welcome! Relay For Life is a fun and moving overnight experience that raises vital funds for the Cancer Council’s research, prevention, information and support services. Relay is a chance for the Townsville community to recognise and celebrate local cancer survivors, patients and their carers, to honour and remember loved ones lost to cancer 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 in the fight against cancer: start or join a team in the Townsville Relay today!



From 29 June 2017 to 10 September 2017  $30 per person 

Last minute registration from 11 September 2017 : $40 per person



Opening Ceremony: 2pm Saturday

Closing Ceremony: 8am Sunday

Candlelight Ceremony: 7pm Saturday


Information Session

Keep Join us to find out how you can make a difference through participating in Relay For Life. Already participating? Come along and we can answer all your questions about the event. 

Team Meeting 1: Tuesday 20 June @ 6pm - Cancer Council Queensland, Townsville Office - 24 Warburton Street, North Ward QLD 4810

Relay Workshop 1: Tuesday 18 July @ 6pm - Holy Spirit School Hall off Hatchett Street, Cranbrook QLD 4814

Relay Workshop 2: Tuesday 15 August @6pm - Holy Spirit School Hall off Hatchett Street, Cranbrook QLD 4814

FINAL Team Meeting: Wednesday 13 September @6pm - Tony Ireland Stadium Grandstand


All meeting dates are subject to change so please regularly check the website. 

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