Subscribe      List an Event or Business      Invite a Writer      Write for WN      Writers      Other Locations
list an event      1 million Australian readers every month      facebook

Walk Against Want 2017 - Oxfam Australia

Home > Melbourne > Adventure | Charity | Cycling | Outdoor | Walks
by Gwen O'Toole-Luscombe (subscribe)
Gwen O’Toole is an accomplished writer focusing on travel, food, wine and events management. Follow her on Instagram @Gwennieo
Event:
Put on your walking shoes and help those in need
On Sunday May the 7th, you can partner with Oxfam and thousands of other participants to help fight poverty and disadvantage around the globe with the Walk Against Want.

Register to participate in a 6, 13 or 18 km walk or if you prefer to cycle there's a 13, 26 or 36 km cycle too. Collect sponsors who are willing to support you for each kilometer you travel and get moving to help raise much-needed funds for Oxfam.

oxfam walk against want, elgar park melbourne, oxfam walk melbourne
Get a group together and Walk Againant for Oxfam. Image Oxfam


In Melbourne's eastern suburbs, the walk begins at Elgar Park, Mont Albert North (Box HIll North), starting and finishing at the St John Ambulance Hall.

Now in its 51st year, all funds raised from this years event will benefit projects assissting women and girls in PNG against violence, displaced Syrian families and various indigenous projects involving aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders.

Go solo or get a group togather and make it social! To register yourself or your team, click here.

For more information on other walks taking place around Australia, please visit WWW.OXFAM.ORG.AU/WALK

Help us improve  Click here if you liked this article  12
Share: email  facebook  twitter
Why? Raise mush needed funds and fight poverty
When: Sunday May 7, 2017
Phone: 03 9289 9287
Where: St JohnAmbulance Hall at Elgar Park, Box Hill North
Cost: FREE
Your Comment
Featured
Foodi Photoh Classie
Top Events
Popular Articles
Categories
Lists
Questions