Who We Are

For over 30 years Challenge has supported children and families living with cancer. You can find out more about our history and values, as well as the many people who have contributed to this vital work.

Our History

Challenge was established as an auspice program of the Australian Red Cross in 1983. By 1990, Challenge had expanded from providing an annual camping experience for children and young people living with cancer to become the first organisation in Victoria to provide a range of ongoing support and recreational activities for families living with cancer.

Our Values

Our promise is to deliver practical, personalised services of exceptional quality to ensure that children and families living with cancer are well supported throughout their cancer journey. We do this by staying true to our values.

Our Board

Meet the talented team from the Challenge Board.

Our Ambassadors

We are grateful to have the continued support of some famous faces, who play a vital role in the work we do.

Our Partners

Over many years, Challenge has worked with like-minded organisations and Foundations to provide various opportunities and experiences for our families.

Our Sponsors

Our sponsors provide support in many different ways, whether that be financial, through sponsorships, equipment provision, event support or other important services.

Our Volunteers

Challenge would not be able to operate without the time and support of our dedicated volunteers.


More About Challenge

Find out more about how we support our families living with caner.

Discover the vast range of programs we offer our members.

Join the Challenge family and access our range of support services.