Light a Lantern

Brighten lives by joining the Leukaemia Foundation's
Light the Night walk.

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Join our inspiring walk

Help Australian families by raising funds for blood cancer research and support

Gather with family and friends to light a special lantern; gold to remember a loved one, white for your own blood cancer journey, or blue to show you care.

More than 60,000 Australians are living with leukaemia, lymphoma, myeloma and related blood disorders and every day, another 34 people are diagnosed.

Help us raise $1.5m to help thousands of Australians through research and personalised support, and your presence will lift the hearts of our nation as we walk in hope for a future free of blood cancer.


So far, we've raised

$349


Why Light the Night?

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Heritage Park

9 Oct 2015

Koala Park

Schedule of Events:

5:00pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection

6:00pm – Onstage Entertainment & Official Welcome

7:00pm – Lantern Lighting & Light the Night Walk

8:00pm – Official Close

Entertainment: Local choir and children’s face painting

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Paid parking available.

Facilities: Sausage sizzle

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

Special Thanks to the local Bunnings for hosting the Sausage Sizzle and Heritage Park School for the student choir and face painting.

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Wollongong

9 Oct 2015

Location To Be Confirmed

Schedule of Events:
5:00pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection
6:00pm – Onstage Entertainment & Official Welcome
7:00pm – Lantern Lighting & Light the Night Walk
8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Paid parking available.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Port Lincoln

9 Oct 2015

Location To Be Confirmed

Schedule of Events:
5:00pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection
6:00pm – Onstage Entertainment & Official Welcome
7:00pm – Lantern Lighting & Light the Night Walk
8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Paid parking available.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Newcastle

9 Oct 2015

Location To Be Confirmed

Schedule of Events:
5:00pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection
6:00pm – Onstage Entertainment & Official Welcome
7:00pm – Lantern Lighting & Light the Night Walk
8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Paid parking available.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Townsville

9 Oct 2015

Strand Park, The Strand

Schedule of Events:
5:30pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection
7:00pm – Lantern Lighting
7:30pm – Light the Night Walk
8:30pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Parking available.

Facilities: Food & refreshments available.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Toowoomba

9 Oct 2015

Frogs Hollow, Queens Park

Schedule of Events:
5:30pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection
6:00pm – Lantern Lighting
7:00pm – Light the Night Walk
8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Limited parking on Hume Street, Margaret Street & Chalk Drive.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Sunshine Coast

9 Oct 2015

Cotton Tree Park, Maroochydore

Schedule of Events:
5:30pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection
6:30pm – Lantern Lighting
7:00pm – Light the Night Walk
8:30pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Parking available.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Mackay

9 Oct 2015

The Gooseponds, Malcomson Street

Schedule of Events:
5:00pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection
6:40pm – Lantern Lighting
7:00pm – Light the Night Walk
8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Ample parking available – temporary off street carpark at John Breen Park.

Facilities: Wheelchair & pram friendly access.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Ipswich

9 Oct 2015

Robelle Domain, Springfield Central

Schedule of Events:
5:30pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection
6:40pm – Lantern Lighting
7:00pm – Light the Night Walk
8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Ample parking available.

Facilities: Robelle Café will be open for meals & refreshments. Water play area will operate until 8pm.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Gold Coast

9 Oct 2015

The Porch, Broadwater Parklands

Schedule of Events:
5:00pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection
6:30pm – Lantern Lighting
7:00pm – Light the Night Walk
8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/tram/train schedule. Paid and free parking available.

Facilities: Café, food & beverage outlets.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Cairns

9 Oct 2015

Fogarty Park, The Esplanade

Schedule of Events:
5:30pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection
6:30pm – Lantern Lighting
7:00pm – Light the Night Walk
8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Paid and free parking available.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Caboolture

9 Oct 2015

Centenary Lakes, Morayfield Road

Schedule of Events:
5:30pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection
6:40pm – Lantern Lighting
7:00pm – Light the Night Walk
9:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Parking available.

Facilities: Sausage Sizzle, Live Bands

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Bundaberg

9 Oct 2015

Nielsen Park, Bargara Foreshore Reserve

Schedule of Events:

5:30pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection

6:30pm – Lantern Lighting

7:00pm – Light the Night Walk

8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: No public transport is available. Ample parking available.

Facilities: Bundaberg Lions BBQ and refreshments.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Adelaide

9 Oct 2015

Victoria Square

Schedule of Events:

5:00pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection

6:00pm – Onstage Entertainment & Official Welcome

7:15pm – Lantern Lighting & Light the Night Walk

8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Parking available.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Brisbane

9 Oct 2015

Cultural Forecourt, South Bank

Schedule of Events:

5:00pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection

6:40pm – Lantern Lighting

7:00pm - Light the Night Walk

8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Paid parking available.

Facilities: Food & drinks available to purchase, public amenities available.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Canberra

9 Oct 2015

Location To Be Confirmed

Schedule of Events:

5:00pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection

6:00pm – Onstage Entertainment & Official Welcome

7:00pm – Lantern Lighting & Light the Night Walk

8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Paid parking available.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Darwin

9 Oct 2015

Jingli Water Gardens

Schedule of Events:

5:00pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection

6:00pm – Onstage Entertainment & Official Welcome

7:15pm – Lantern Lighting & Light the Night Walk

8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Parking available.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Hobart

9 Oct 2015

Location To Be Confirmed

Schedule of Events:

5:00pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection

6:00pm – Onstage Entertainment & Official Welcome

7:00pm – Lantern Lighting & Light the Night Walk

8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Paid parking available.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Melbourne

9 Oct 2015

South Beach Reserve, St Kilda

Schedule of Events:

5:00pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection

6:00pm – Onstage Entertainment & Official Welcome

7:00pm – Lantern Lighting & Light the Night Walk

8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Paid parking available.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Sydney

9 Oct 2015

Location To Be Confirmed

Schedule of Events:

5:00pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection

6:00pm – Onstage Entertainment & Official Welcome

7:00pm – Lantern Lighting & Light the Night Walk

8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Paid parking available.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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Perth

9 Oct 2015

Location To Be Confirmed

Schedule of Events:

5:00pm – Event Starts & Lantern Collection

6:00pm – Onstage Entertainment & Official Welcome

7:00pm – Lantern Lighting & Light the Night Walk

8:00pm – Official Close

Transportation & Parking: Check your local bus/train schedule. Paid parking available.

Pets: Whilst we all love our pets, Light the Night is a pet free event.

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