Goal $4,000
Fundraising for Cancer Council
Cancer Council
Shitbox Rally 2018
$10,988
Raised
275%
Our Story …

We are really pleased to announce that we're taking part in Shitbox Rally in 2019!!

Shitbox Rally is the largest community lead fundraiser for the Cancer Council's in Australia and is now in its 10th year.

Part of the participation is that all teams have to raise a minimum of $5,000 but most teams raise well above this amount as you can see with the $2,000,000 target.

These funds go to the Cancer Council and we are extremely proud to be doing our part to support such a worthy charity. The fundraising is the hard part, so any donation you can give is greatly appreciated. Please make sure to follow our progress via this page and the blog post below.

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Here's what I'm doing …

Shitbox Rally is the adventure of a lifetime challenging participants and their cars, worth no more than $1,000, this year for the 10th year anniversary rally, over a 10 day across Australia endeavour to raise money for cancer research.

The rally is not a race – it’s a fun, colourful, unpredictable adventure with participants travelling at their own pace in smaller groups. Vehicles often break down but “we never leave anyone behind” and each night is spent camping beneath the stars and celebrating the day’s achievements. It all adds up to an incredible opportunity to see Australia’s vast and beautiful countryside and make lifelong friends, many brought together after experiencing cancer themselves or seeing cancer impact family and friends.

Since it’s inception the rally has been the largest fundraiser for the Cancer Council nationally."

raised: $1,974,615
target: $1,700,000
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11 months ago
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Sally Boucher gave $100.00.
Safe travels Dessert Pow!
11 months ago
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Ange Cesnik gave $100.00.
Come back in red dust boys xo
11 months ago
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Chris & Annette Hodges gave $200.00.
Keep safe and ski heil!!!
11 months ago
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Thanks so much Sally for our first donation!!!! We're officially rolling toward our Shit box goal and kicking Cancer in the dusty butt!

11 months ago
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David Pennington gave $100.00.
Proud of you guys! Have fun
10 months ago
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Kevin Pope gave $200.00.
Great adventure... marvellous cause....ski the zone where ever you find it. Cheers Popey and Robbie
8 months ago
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Gian de Silva gave $200.00.
Go Desert Pow!
7 months ago
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Anonymous gave $100.00.
Go Desert Pow!
7 months ago
Thank you so much for your donation to Desert Pow! Anonymous hey.... well who ever you are this donation clearly made all the difference!!!
7 months ago
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Andrew Kominek gave $200.00.
Have fun!!
7 months ago
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Sarah Hilt gave $200.00.
Good luck!
6 months ago
Thanks you so much for the donation! I can't wait to get going on the rally. Its nice to have a highlight straight after the Whistler season, it will ease the pain of seeing the snow melt in spring! be sure to follow along on insta as we get closer to the start date!
7 months ago
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Sam Tait gave $100.00.
Love your work brother!
6 months ago
Thanks you so much for the donation! I can't wait to get going on the rally. Its nice to have a highlight straight after the Whistler season, it will ease the pain of seeing the snow melt in spring! BEST OF LUCK at the olympics mate. I would love to take a little bit credit for your amazing ski racing career, (I did tell you after about 2 days 'mate your on the way to the olympics) but the truth is that your a talented athlete with a world of skill and gut-full of determination and you deserve every ounce of credit for your achievements! Again best of LUCK! go kill it!
6 months ago
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Dean Hyde gave $201.00.
Good luck guys! You need to get some stickers from here https://ntunofficial.com/collections/stickers
6 months ago
Thanks you so much for the donation! I can't wait to get going on the rally. Its nice to have a highlight straight after the Whistler season, it will ease the pain of seeing the snow melt in spring! be sure to follow along on insta as we get closer to the start date! $201 - a bidding war has begun! I love it. thanks so much.
6 months ago
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Paul Cotterill gave $202.00.
Let's hope snowflake and the snow slasher don't melt in the heat! Behind you guys all the way.
6 months ago
$202!! haha that make you the top donator and current owner of bragging rights as most generous friend! Thanks you so much for the donation! I can't wait to get going on the rally. Its nice to have a highlight straight after the Whistler season, it will ease the pain of seeing the snow melt in spring! be sure to follow along on insta as we get closer to the start date!
6 months ago
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Alex Cleland gave $250.00.
Noble cause! Godspeed...
6 months ago
Cleland you generous hominid! $250!!! That gives you the honour of new Top Donator! Thank you so very much!
6 months ago
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Kerry Tracy gave $100.00.
Hope it snows for you, Love Kez
6 months ago
Thank you, Aunty K! Really appreciate the support :)
6 months ago
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Vicki Miers gave $100.00.
Great cause, good luck.
6 months ago
Hi Vicki, thank you for your generous donation to the Desert Pow team and a great cause!
6 months ago
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Peter Binnington gave $200.00.
Good luck guys!! Enjoy it:)
6 months ago
Thanks, bud. Very generous! Really appreciate the support.
6 months ago
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Sheldon Serjeantson gave $250.00.
Go for it boys. Great cause and a great adventure.
6 months ago
Thanks, Sheldon :) We'll send through plenty of photos along the way.
6 months ago
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Michael Pang gave $100.00.
Chairman Mao is for Desert Pow
6 months ago
Thank you, Mr Chairman. Always a man of the people!
6 months ago
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Katherine Edwin gave $100.00.
Best of luck!
6 months ago
Hi Katherine, thank you for your very generous donation. Thanks for the supporting our team and the great cause!
6 months ago
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Susan Serjeantson gave $1,000.00.
Please buy a compass!
6 months ago
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Harry Guinness gave $100.00.
How do I set up a donation page to drive my 1998 Camry around the Eastern Suburbs?!
5 months ago
Thanks for the generous donation, mate! I think you could be onto something there - it would make for an epic race against my old Holden
6 months ago
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Collins Caddaye Architects gave $890.00.
5 months ago
Thanks again, Pip, and the whole team at CCA - we couldn't be happier to have your support as our #1 sponsor!
5 months ago
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Desert Pow is proud to announce sponsorship support from Collins Caddaye Architects! We are so grateful to have the support from such a progressive and creative company. http://collinscaddaye.com.au #morethanarchitecture

5 months ago
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Joy Harris gave $500.00.
thankyou for your efforts in raising money for cancer reaearch
5 months ago
Our heartfelt thanks to the Harris family from Round Plain. Thank you for this incredibly generous donation and all your support. Look forward to giving you updates from the road - if only we were taking a Landcruiser!
5 months ago
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Steve and Jess Davidson gave $100.00.
Good luck guys - looks like you have a bit of surplus money for spare parts! 😬
5 months ago
Thanks Stevie and Jess! We are stoked to have reached our fundraising goal! Every cent donated goes to the Cancer Council so any extra is just bonus for them! anyway, who needs spare parts ;)
5 months ago
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Pip Harrington gave $25.00.
Go Team Desert Pow! I look forward to following your progress in 'Snowflake' and hope you get some corduroy runs when you get to Darwin ;) Pip @collinscaddayearchitects
4 months ago
Thank you, Pip! Appreciate all your support! Team Dessert Pow could not be happier to have CCA as our sponsor for the rally :)
4 months ago
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Rhona Rees gave $50.00.
Go Cuz! Snow Club 4 lyfe x x
4 months ago
Many many thanks Rhona! Snow Club 4 Lyfe!!
4 months ago
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Kate Whitehead gave $50.00.
Good luck tomorrow boys!
3 months ago
Hi Kate, great meeting you and thanks for your generous donation to the cause - you're the best :) Very happy to report that team Desert Pow and our little Alfa made it all the way to Darwin on Friday!! It was an epic journey and we couldn't be happier. All the best, Byron
3 months ago
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Geoff Thomson gave $100.00.
Well done and have fun
3 months ago
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Nick Burton gave $200.00.
Good luck boys! I want to see some tow skiing at some point.
3 months ago
Hi bud, thanks for your generous support to team Desert Pow. Very happy to report that our little Alfa made it all the way to Darwin and we did in fact ski across the finishing line :) Look forward to sharing the tales over a beer sometime.
3 months ago
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Mitch & Kiz White gave $70.00.
Great job guys! Loving all the Insta pics 👏👏 Proud of you Byron!
3 months ago
Hi Mitch and Kiz, thanks heaps for the very generous donation to the cause - really appreciate it guys! Very happy to report that our little Alfa made it all the way to Darwin in one piece!! Look forward to telling you all about the journey sometime soon. Thanks!
3 months ago
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Wirsol gave $4,890.00.
3 months ago
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Beast Solutions gave $10.00.
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The Impact, Outcomes & Charity

Shitbox Rally is a dedicated fundraising event for cancer research with funds going to Cancer Council.

Cancer Council is one of the largest non-government funders of cancer research in Australia. We conduct and fund research studies across all cancers and all stages of the cancer journey.

Thanks to the community funds raised such as Shitbox Rally we can fund world-class research that reduces the impact of cancer for everyone.

Almost $15 million has been raised by Box Rallies to date, supporting ground-breaking projects such as:

  • A research study to develop a vaccine that protects against lymphoma cancers.
  • A research trial to standardise international guidelines on melanoma removal.
  • A research grant to revolutionise the treatment of pancreatic cancer.

These projects wouldn’t be possible without your support.