Hold a fundraiser for the Great Barrier Reef Foundation.

#Getting started

You can create your own fundraiser like a cake stall or under the sea school disco OR join an existing activity such as a local fun run, marathon or cycle event and ask friends and family to support you.

  1. Select a fundraising idea 
  2. Complete and submit your Application to Fundraise form  
  3. Receive your Reef Supporter logo  
  4. Start promoting your fundraising 

  5. Collect donations and thank supporters  

  6. Bank donations and update us by email or phone  

#Ready to start now?


Go to Just Giving and set up your fundraiser.


Choose a title and your target and complete the sign-up process.


Share with your friends, family and colleagues!

#Meet some of our inspiring community fundraisers

We are so grateful to and inspired by our caring community of Reef fundraisers who support the Foundation’s work. Your generosity helps fund solutions through science, technology, engineering and on-ground action to ensure the long-term conservation of the Great Barrier Reef.

Nathaniel Shivaraman running for the Reef

Marathon run for the Reef

Running for a reason took on a special meaning for Perth runner Nathaniel Shivaraman who conquered his fears and raised more than $2,700 in the process.

3 marathons in 3 days

3 marathons in 3 days

Kudos and congratulations to Cairns runner Rankin Salinas who achieved his goal of running 3 marathons in 3 days and raised $1500 for the Great Barrier Reef for his efforts.

Coins for collages add up in New York

Coins for collages add up in New York

The 2nd grade classes at New York's Portledge School collaborated on a colourful collage project to raise funds for the Reef.

Brownies a sweet fundraiser

Brownies a sweet fundraiser

Who could resist buying a brownie from this delightful nine year old from Brighton, England!

Dancing their way to a donation

Dancing their way to a donation

The talented team from Mansfield's LSSDance performed a series of dazzling routines at their two studios, raising more than $1300 for the Reef.

San Diego students' RUN for FUNdraiser

San Diego students' RUN for FUNdraiser

School teacher Ms A Wang from Rancho School in San Diego California shared the news of their wonderful efforts on twitter.

Making a splash for the Reef: Richard Price and Jimmy Barnes paddling through the Whitsundays to fundraise for the Reef

Paddle power

Salty Dogs Fishing Club members Richard Price and Jimmy Barnes paddled the 30-plus kilometres to Hayman Island in around eight hours, raising almost $300.

Need help?

#Need help?

If you’d like to speak to a member of the team about your fundraising please contact us at or call our Supporter Services team on 1800 427 300 during office hours. We are happy to help.