Our Kids Community Grants

Wed, Jun 1st, 2022 12:00 am | Open annually in June | (02) 6620 2705

The aim of the Our Kids Community Grants is to assist and improve the health of children in the Northern Rivers. Grants are available to children's health services within hospitals and community health services, parents and guardians, special groups for chronically ill children and health professionals who live within the Northern Rivers. 

Our Kids annually allocates $20,000 to these grants.

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Darrel Chapman Fun Run

Sun, Aug 28th, 2022 7:00 am | Lismore CBD | (02) 6620 2705


The Fun Run is in memory of Darrel Chapman and is sponsored by NAB. Choose your distance - a 4km, 10km, half marathon or virtually run a full marathon. This is an inclusive community sporting event organized in conjunction with Lord's Taverners NNSW.

Keep up to date with what is going on with the Darrel Chapman Fun Run by heading to the Darrel Chapman Facebook page.

To register please head to http://www.darrelchapman.com/

Lismore Our Kids Golf Day

Fri, Oct 28th, 2022 11:00 am | Lismore Workers Golf Club | (02) 6620 2705

Each year for our Golfing enthusiasts Our Kids holds a Golf Day in Lismore. It is a great day out for all. Organised by our local golfing talent, Peter Warren, Ray Lindwall and David Seymour.

The Key Facts...

 To enquire or booking a team please email the Lismore Golf Day Team 

Our Kids Melbourne Cup Luncheon TBC

Tue, Nov 1st, 2022 11:00 am | | (02) 6620 2705

Details to come.

Any questions email the Our Kids Office or call the Our Kids Office on 6620 2705.

Lismore Samson Fitness Challenge

Sat, Mar 4th, 2023 7:00 am | Hepburn Park - Goonellabah | (02) 6620 2705

The Samson Challenge is a four-person team event with each team put through nine gruelling challenges, which includes a farmers walk with jerry cans, a prowler push, 130kg truck tyre flip, burpee challenge, 2x2km run, 1km swim, the sled pull and a crazy obstacle course to complete.

The quickest team to complete all the challenges wins the coveted Samson Title and bragging rights for the next twelve months.

The Samson is a major fundraiser for Our Kids, the charity that raises money to purchase paediatric equipment for the Children's Ward and Special Care Nursery at Lismore Base Hospital and surrounding hospitals.

The Samson has grown from strength to strength, increasing teams each year.

Keep up to date with what is going on with the Samson by heading to the Lismore Samson Facebook page.

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Our Kids Day Out POSTPONED

Sun, May 7th, 2023 9:30 am | Ballina Amphitheatre | (02) 6620 2705

Our Kids Day Out is always a great family day out for all. The event is held in Ballina at the amphitheatre and like previous years will be focused on children, especially those who have been in Children's Ward and Special Care Nursery over the years. Loads of children's entertainment and food will be there as well as the emergency services for the children. This event is free and is a wonderful family day out.

Our Kids is excited that Clarence Property is the Naming Partner for the Our Kids Day Out

Clarence property

Peppa Pig at the Our Kids Day Out

Morgans Winter Ball for Our Kids POSTPONED

Sat, May 27th, 2023 5:30 pm | Lismore Turf Club | (02) 6620 2705

Morgans Financial partner with Our Kids and the Lismore Turf Club to host this black tie event to raise money for Our Kids.

For more information about the Winter Ball please contact the Our Kids Office.