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*CONGRATULATIONS 

Congratulations to everyone who participated in a Big Red Kidney Walk on 14 September. We hope you have an amazing time and look forward to sharing the photos with you shortly. If you have an images you want to share you can email bigredkidneywalk@kidney.org.au.

Good luck to those who will be hosting their local event in the coming weeks!

 

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*GOOD LUCK 

Good luck to everyone participating in a Big Red Kidney Walk on 14 September. Remember, every step you take will be a step closer to improved research and support for people affected by kidney disease. We hope you all have a wonderful day!

 

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*DRESS-UP THIS SUNDAY
Many of you have purchased our fabulous merchandise and will be wearing it at our walk. For those who are feeling creative, we welcome red dress-ups and other creative outfits or signage. Counting down the days!

 

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*OVER $100,000 RAISED
We're delighted to see that on Thursday 11 September, we hit the $100,000 mark! Well done to all our participants - we're on our way to reaching our target of $150,000 towards kidney research.

For fundraising tips and suggestions, click here.

 

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*WIN THIS WEEKEND
This weekend, the top three participants who bring in the most donations between 6pm AEST Friday 5 September to 11.59pm AEST Sunday 7 September will win their choice of a $100 gift card from Bunnings, Westfield OR Village Gold Class.

So if there was ever a time to encourage your contacts to support you in your Walk, this weekend would be it! Winners will be contacted next Monday by 11am AEST. For fundraising tips and suggestions, click here.

 

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*MEDIA INTEREST
Kidney Health Australia will have a media contact available at each of our six national Walks and we have some fantastic talent and stories to share. If you are from the Media and would like to feature our Big Red Kidney Walk please contact Cassandra Bradshaw on 0402 346 197 or email cassandra.bradshaw@kidney.org.au

 

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*OVER $70,000 RAISED
With 11 days to go participants have raised over $70,000 as part of the Big Red Kidney Walk. We are certainly on our way to reaching our target of $150,000 so keep going everyone! 


For fundraising tips and suggestions, click here.
 

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*MERCHANDISE FINAL ORDERS
Kidney Health Australia has some fantastic merchandise items available to wear at the Big Red Kidney Walk and all proceeds raised from the sales go towards kidney research! If you would like to get your merchandise sent to you prior to the Walk you will need to place your orders by 5pm AEST Friday 5 September. Alternatively, some items will be available on event day, but we cannot guarantee supplies.


To view official merchandise and to place an order, click here.

 

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*EVENT PACKS ARE ON THEIR WAY
Kidney Health Australia staff have been putting together Big Red Kidney Walk event packs today to send out to our walkers - so keep an eye for your's next week if you've registered. If you haven't registered yet, it's not too late! 


To register for the Walk, click here.

 

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*OVER $50,000 RAISED
A fantastic effort from everyone who has signed up so far - every donation counts, big or small. We're loving the fact that many of you are personalising your fundraising page with your own photo and story - keep it up!


For fundraising tips and suggestions, click here.

 

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*OVER $10,000 RAISED
It has been two weeks since registrations opened for this year's Big Red Kidney Walk and participants have already raised a combined total of over $10,000 to go towards research priorities at Kidney Health Australia.


This is an exceptional effort in the early stages of the Walk - a big congratulations to all participants!

For fundraising tips and suggestions, click here.
 

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*2014 MERCHANDISE RANGE
It's all about the colour RED at the Big Red Kidney Walk!

We will once again have a range of merchandise available to assist you in 'redding up' for your walk! Items include t-shirts for $20, caps for $10, drink bottles for $10 and shoelaces for $5. For more information about these item and how to purchase, click here.

 

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*REGISTRATIONS ARE OPEN
Registrations for Big Red Kidney Walk are now open! If you haven't already, speak with your family and friends and let them know about this great event and register online to take part!


If you can't attend one of Kidney Health Australia's events - why not host your own! Your event can be held on any day and a free event pack will be sent to you. For more information, click here.


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*2013 - WHAT A SUCCESS!
Kidney Health Australia's second annual Big Red Kidney Walk was a huge success last year. Over 3000 participants took part in walks held in Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney, Perth, Toowoomba and Launceston - all to help raise funds and awareness for Kidney Health Australia.  Community-lead walks were also held in 
 with some independent community events held in: Bateman's Bay, Bathurst, Bega, Collinsville, Darwin, Lillydale and Queanbeyan. 

Over $94,000 was raised and we thank the following top fundraisers;
 

TOP 5 INDIVIDUAL FUNDRAISERS

TOP 5 FUNDRAISING TEAMS

Anne Anderson

Team Tennant

Karen Maus

Team Trev Walk It Red For Kidney Health

Belinda Hutchinson

Mute Crew Challenge

Naomi Kenna

Alex and Marianne's Big Red Page

Rachel Hails

Sue, Eric & William's Kidney Health Australia Fundraising Challenge

 

A BIG THANK YOU - to all those who participated and supported our Big Red Kidney Walk events in 2013!  To view photos from the 2013 walk, please click here.