Partners and supporters

Our generous partners and supporters helps make the Appeal what it is – the people’s charity


Principal partners




Major partners




2019 Kids Day Out Major Supporter




Media partners



Major Supporters

Volunteer groups




The Good Friday Appeal brings together people from all parts of the community to raise funds for The Royal Children’s Hospital.


Regional Area Managers:


Rotary Club of Albury Campbells Creek Urban Fire Brigade Donald Urban Fire Brigade Heywood GFA Committee Lismore GFA Group National Hotel Natimuk Rotary of Rutherglen Torrumbarry Hotel
Apex Club of Alexandra Camperdown GFA Committee Uncle Bobs Club Drouin Hillcrest Fire Brigade Little River Hotel GFA Committee Uncle Bobs Club Neerim South Lions Club of Sale Inc Trafalgar Criterion Hotel
Anglesea Golf Club Carisbrook Fire Brigade Uncle Bobs Club Drysdale Holbrook SES, Town & Rural Brigades Lockington GFA Committee Newham Rural Fire Brigade San Remo CFA Traralgon REH GFA Committee
Ararat Urban Fire Brigade Casterton GFA Committee Dookie Hopetoun GFA Committee Longwood White Hart Hotel Newstead and District Rural Fire Brigade Seaspray Good Friday Appeal Lions Club of Trentham
Avenel Rural Fire Brigade Castlemaine Fire Brigade Dunkeld P12 School Lions Club of City of Horsham Inc Macarthur GFA Committee Lions Club of Nhill Seville CFA Tungamah Hotel GFA Committee
Avoca GFA Committee Cavendish GFA Committee Dunolly Urban Fire Brigade Howlong Community Macedon Fire Brigade The Nicholson Hotel Seymour Urban Fire Brigade Lions Club of Violet Town
Lions Club of Bacchus Marsh Inc Charlton GFA Committee Lions Club of Echuca Inglewood Fire Brigade Maffra Fire Brigade Numurkah Fire Brigade Shepparton Fire Brigade Wallan CFA
Rotary Club of Bairnsdale Chewton CFA Edenhope GFA Committee Inverleigh Hotel GFA Committee Manangatang GFA Committee Nyah Fire Brigade Springhurst CFA Wandong Rural Fire Brigade
Ballan Group of Fire Brigades Chiltern GFA Committee Eildon GFA Committee Inverloch GFA Committee Apex Club of Mansfield Ocean Grove Fire Brigade Lions Club of St Arnaud Wangaratta Urban Fire Brigade
Ballarat & Wendouree Fire Brigade Group Churchill Hotel Elmore GFA Committee Jeparit Fire Brigade Marnoo Navy Blue Supporters Orbost GFA Committee St James GFA Committee Warburton Fire Brigade
Bannockburn Fire Brigade Clunes Fire Brigade Elphinstone Fire Brgiade Jerilderie Sports Club Marysville Fire Brigade Paynesville Fire Brigade St Leonards Golf Club Warracknabeal Urban Fire Brigade
Baranduda Fire Brigade Quota Club of Cobden Erica Community Jindera Community McEvoy Tavern Eldorado Uncle Bobs Club Peninsula Group Stanhope Fire Brigade Uncle Bobs Club Warragul
Barmah Uncle Bobs Club Kiwanis Club of
Euroa Fire Brigade Lascelles Hotel Metcalfe Fire Brigade Phillip Island GFA Committee Stawell Urban Fire Brigade Kiwanis Club of Warrnambool
Bass Strait Charity Fund Lions Club of Cohuna Finley Fire Brigade Lions Club of Kaniva Mildura/Irymple Fire Brigade Poowong/Loch GFA Committee Stratford Fire Brigade Watchem Fire Brigade
Beaufort GFA Committee Lions Club of Colac Fryerstown Fire Brigade Lions Club of Kerang Commercial Hotel Minyip Historic Port Albert Boat Club Strathmerton GFA Committee Wedderburn GFA Committee
Beeac Rural Fire Brigade Colbinabbin GFA Committee Fyansford Hotel Social Club Kiewa Fire Brigade Mirboo North GFA Committee Portarlington Uncle Bobs Club Streatham & District GFA Committee Willaura GFA Committee
Beechworth Urban Fire Brigade Coleraine Hotel GFA Committee Garvoc GFA Committee Kilmore CFA Moama Fire Services Port Fairy Fire Brigade Swan Hill Bendigo Bank Ltd Winchelsea SES
Benalla Fire Brigade Condah Hotel Geelong GFA Committee Kinglake CFA Moe GFA Committee Portland Fire Brigade Swan Reach Hotel Wodonga Lions Club
Bendigo Uncle Bobs Club Corinella Fire Brigade Uncle Bobs Club Gippsland Koo Wee Rup Fire Brigade Mooroopna Urban Fire Brigade Pyalong Fire Brigade Tallangatta GFA Committee Wodonga CFA
Berriwillock GFA Committee Corop Fire Brigade South Gippsland Fire Brigades Koondrook GFA Committee Mortlake GFA Committee Victoria Hotel Pyramid Hill Taradale Fire Brigade Uncle Bobs Club Wonthaggi
Birchip GFA Committee Corowa GFA Committee Girgarre Fire Brigade Koroit Fire Brigade Morwell GFA Committee Quambatook Lions Club Tatong Tavern GFA Committee Wonthaggi Workmens Club
Birregurra GFA Committee Corryong Urban Fire Brigade Gisborne Fire Brigade Uncle Bobs Club South Gippsland Mount Beauty & Upper Kiewa Valley Brigades Rainbow Urban Fire Brigade Lions Club of Tatura Wood Wood GFA Committee
Boolarra Bowling Club Cudgee CFA Glenorchy Committee Uncle Bobs Club West Gippsland Mount Egerton Fire Brigade Redesdale Rural Fire Brigade Telangatuk East GFA Committee Woodend Fire Brigade
Boorhaman Hotel Kaneira Hotel Culgoa Golden Age Hotel GFA Committee Kyabram Fire Brigade Mount Moriac Hotel Riddells Creek Fire Brigade Terang CFA Woodside CFA
Boort Amity Club Darnum Good Friday Appeal Goroke Lions Club Kyneton Lions Club Mulwala Fire Brigade Robinvale & District GFA Thoona Hotel Woomelang GFA Committee
Bridgewater Urban Fire Brigade Daylesford GFA Committee Gunbower GFA Committee Lake Boga Hotel Lions Club of Murchison Rochester GFA Committee Timboon GFA Committee Wycheproof Urban Fire Brigade
Bright Fire Brigade Deniliquin GFA Committee Lions Club of Hamilton Lake Tyers Angling Club Murtoa GFA Committee Romsey Fire Brigade Tocumwal Fire Brigade Yallourn GFA Committee
Broadford Lions Club Inc Derrinallum Progress Association Harrow Rural Fire Brigade Lakes Entrance Fire Brigade Myrtleford GFA Committee Rosedale GFA Committee Tongala Fire Brigade Yarragon Committee
Bundalong Tavern Devenish GFA Committee Healesville Fire Brigade Lang Lang GFA Committee Nagambie GFA Committee Ruffy Rural Fire Brigade Tooleybuc GFA Committee Yarram Club Hotel
Uncle Bobs Club Bunyip Digby GFA Committee Lions Club of Heathcote Leitchville Hotel GFA Committee Narrawong Fire Brigade Rupanyup Urban Fire Brigade Torquay Lions Club Yarrawonga CMCU
Cabbage Creek Caravan Park Lions Club of Dimboola Heyfield GFA Committee Leopold Sportsmans Club Nathalia Uncle Bobs Club Rushworth GFA Committee Trafalgar Fire Brigade Yea Community Volunteers


Metropolitan Collection Groups:


22 Engineer Regiment & Friends Eynesbury CFA Mooroolbark Urban Fire Brigade Sri Lanka German Technical Training Institute
Aviation Rescue Firefighting Melbourne Frankston CFA Mount Eliza Fire Brigade St Anthony’s Youth Group
Bob Harelstaff Memorial Group Friends of the Children Foundation Multiverse Science Fiction Group St Kilda Road Art Centre Group
Browns Corner Hotel Coburg German Shepherd Dog Club of Vic Inc “Western Branch” Narre Warren/Berwick Fire Brigades Sunbury SES/CFA
Bulla CFA Hampton Park Fire Brigade CFA Nillumbik Group of Fire Brigades Tabitha Allen Group
Caroline Springs Fire Brigade Hoppers Crossing Fire Brigade North Victoria Sri Lankan Welfare Association Truganina Fire Brigade
Casey Group of Fire Brigades Kelly Gang Official Richmond Cheer Squad Uncle Bobs Club
Craigieburn CFA Knox Fire Brigades Group Patterson River Fire Brigade WCF Group
Dandenong Ranges Group of Fire Brigades Lions Club of Altona Inc Point Cook Fire Brigade Werribee Fire Brigade
David Byass & Nicole Jolley Lions Club of Dandenong Inc RCH Pied Pipers Wonga Park CFA
Edithvale Fire Brigade Longwarry CFA SICMAA Yarrambat Fire Brigade
Epping Fire Brigade Maroondah District Girl Guides Springvale CFA  


Organisations who provide support through donations of goods, services, staff and expertise:


7-Eleven Davies Bakery Pty Ltd Mars Wrigley Confectionery Scenic Luxury Cruises
Abracadabra Central Pty Ltd Design to Print Mazda Australia South East Water
ACMN Marketing & Advertising Don Sheil of Australia Mediterranean Wholesalers Sprintquip Pty Ltd
APCD Services ESTA Melbourne Holden Dealers South Wharf Precinct
Ability Works Essendon Football Club Metropolitan Fire Brigade St John Ambulance Australia (Vic) Inc
Armaguard Group Fletcher the Etcher Mother Earth State Emergency Services
Bakers Delight Kew Harry the Hirer Milo & Co. Streamcorp Armoured
Bendigo Bank Holden National Crime Check Thrive PR
Breadwinner (Aust) Pty Ltd Hip Kids Pepsico TR Hirecom
Cadbury InterHampers Australia Qantas VFJ Sales & Service
Carman’s Kitchen Jalee Impressions SamX Express Victorian Mazda Dealers
Coca-Cola Amatil Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Shout ANZ Victoria Police
Complete Function Hire Laycock Group of Companie Scali Orchards & Coolstores Wilson Parking
Consolidated Media Distributors Pty Ltd Lombards Industry Training Woolworths
Cleanaway Majestic Caravans  Lifesize Standups  


2018 Kids Day Out activity groups:


13 CABS Funky Fingers Nail Art Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre Table Tennis Australia
3AW Gecko Sports Melbourne Costume Group Thunderbird Car Club
501st Legion Golf Victoria Melbourne Victory Triathlon Victoria
Action Events Herald Sun Mr & Mrs Booth Twinkle Toez
Ally Boom Boom and the Cool Bananas Hockey Australia National Gallery Victoria Uncle Bobs Club
Australian Volunteer Coastguard Holden / Melbourne Holden Dealers Association NOVA FM University of Melbourne Teddy Bear Hospital
BankVic Jhoom Bollywood Dancers Parks Victoria Victoria Police Soccer Club
Basketball Australia Kidding Around Pevan and Sarah Vietnamese Community of Australia – Vic Chapter
Pied Pipers Kidzaid Pied Pipers Woolworths
Bop til you Drop Little Athletics Victoria Rebel Legion X Golf
Bubble Muffin Kids Cooking Club Logistics Events Australia Royal Children’s Hospital Auxiliaries Zumba
Castle & Cubby Lombard SES  
CFA Luna Moonies SMOOTH 91.5 FM  
Channel 7 Majestic Caravans South East Water  
City Of Melbourne Mazda Australia St John Ambulance  



Fundraising business and organisations for the 2018 Good Friday Appeal:


13CABS Gippsland Celebrant Services Josh Piterman  & the cast of Beautiful SpecSavers
3AW Gippy Shuttle Kontent Labs Vietnamese Community Of Australia – Vic Chapter
ACE Radio Network Henley Homes North Melbourne Football Club Villawood Properties
Cadbury Herald Sun/CityLink Run for the Kids Ritchies Supermarket Woolworths Staff & Customers
Chemist Warehouse Jimmy Bartel St Kilda Football Club Yarra Trams
District Docklands      


2018 Team Nathan Sulky Race Doctors of Northcote Lollipops Playland and Café © Fountain Gate San Remo Hotel / Phillip Island & San Remo Rotary
AA recycling pty ltd trading as Pick a Part Domain Lollipops Playland and Café Boondara Sandown Cobras All Abilities Sports Inc
ABD GROUP Dusk til Dawn Square Dance Group Lollipops Playland and Cafe Carrum Downs Sandown Greyhound Racing Club
Aegis Services Australia E Series Owners Club Lollipop’s Playland Bentleigh East Santa’s Place Ararat
AETS Youth Jobs Path Group Wyndham Vale Eddies pool & snooker hall Pty.Ltd Lollipops Playland Croydon Scope Aust
Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance Company Australia Pty Ltd Elevate your Life Lollipops Playland Forest Hill Shadows Boxing Gym
Airstream Cafe Elle Belle Recruitment Lollipops Playland Noble Park ShineWing Australia
Alanah (Stephanie Knibbs) Ellie Slorach Lollipops Playland Sunshine Showcars Melbourne
ALH GROUP Eltham Football Club Lonsdale Golf Club Shrimpy’s Fish and Chip’s Whittlesea
Allied Pickfords Melbourne Eltham Leisure Centre Love TEAse smoothfm 91.5
ANCA Employees of EnergyAustralia and Alliance Partners Luce Fit Australia Sommerton Park Cafe
Anytime Fitness Caroline Springs EmpowerFit MADE, by Megan SO’R Construction
Anytime Fitness Forest Hill EnerSys Australia Pty Ltd Madman Entertainment St Kilda Football Club
Anytime Fitness Ringwood ESTA staff Marngoneet Correctional Centre St Leonards Golf Club
Arabella Calandro Eternal Beauty Salon Master Cutterz Hair Studio Stag Hotel Social Club – Learmonth
Arnold Classic Australia Pty Ltd Eureka Tower McCain Foods (Aust) Pty Ltd Starz Dance Centre
Arnold Sports Festival Excel Martial Arts McDougall Playhosue Cafe Statewide Services Group
AstralPool Australia F45 Craigieburn Me Time Training Step into Life Ocean Grove
Ausport SuperStore F45 Gladstone Park Melbourne IT Group Step into Life Torquay
Australian Comfort Group Faculty of Arts and Education Melbourne Public Steven William Bowkett
Australian Ride On Lawn Mower Racing Association Family Dental Care Melbourne Real Estate Strathallan Golf Club
Australian Unity Fenner Dunlop Footscray Melissa Harding (Monash Health) Suncorp – Narre Warren Hub
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence First State Super Merool Holiday Park Super Gardens Pty Ltd
Bakers Delight – Geelong West Fish & Chippery by The Atlantic Metcash Sylvia’s Home Embroidery
Balranald District Ex-Services Memorial Club Limited Francis Sisters Art Show Metropolitan Remand Centre Symbion, Keysborough
Balwyns Barber Frasers Property Australia MICM Property Takeaway@443
Bandit Entertainment G & F Wrapping Miele Tasty Tuckers Cafe & Mini Golf
Banyule Leisure at the Ivanhoe Aquatic Centre Galilee Solicitors MIRVAC VIC PTY LTD Tavis Baker
Barooga Laundromat Gangemi’s Fruit & Vegetables Moonee Ponds Traders Association Taylors Lakes Hotel
Barwon Grove Golf Club Inc (aka The Tin Shed) Garry & Jackie Paul Moorabbin Archery Club Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman
Bayside Osteopathic Clinic Gippsland Lakes Yacht Club – Juniors & Youth Moorefield Park Childcare Centre Tesselaar Direct
Bead 360 Good Friday Family Day at Longford Mooroopna Bakery TGI Fridays Australia
Beat fitness 24.7 Greenvale Christmas Lights Mr Boogie Man Bar The Ballarat Courier
Beca Pty Ltd Greenvale Gardens Annual Xmas Party in the Park Mr Sponge Hand Car Wash & Café The Bellarine Railway
Bella Bambini Hair Accessories Guzzlers Rod and Kustom Car Club (INC) Multi Modal Authorised Officer The Brewers Table Seymour
Bendigo Bank Kew | Kew East Community Branch Hairhouse Warehouse Pty Ltd Multinet Gas – Customer Resolutions The Clayton Hotel
Bertha Cafe Hammers Gym Murray River Holiday Park The Club Hotel FTG
Beven Family Lemonade Stall Healsville Greyhound Association Inc Music by the Lake The Home Hotel
BGIS Helpdesk Heartcoo Candles Narre Warren Pharmacy The Hotel Windsor
Black Hatt Hotel Heidelberg Golf Club Good Friday Fundraiser Narre Warren Sporting Club THE HUB, Glen Waverley Uniting Church
Blerick Tree Farm Heyfield Bakery Nasreen Adam The Jungle Body with Kat B & tribe
BlueScope Steel Hoops 247 Indoor Sports Centre National Australia Bank The Larwill Studio
BMW CAR CLUB OF VICTORIA Horsham Bendigo Bank National Hotel Clunes The Moonee Ponds Club
Boost Juice HSV Owners Club of Victoria North Melbourne Football Club The Murphy Family
Bootique Skin Hunky Dory Fish & Chips North Ringwood Gym The Olympic Hotel
Box Hill Miniature Steam Railway Hunters Kitchen & Bar Note Printing Australia The Post Office Hotel
Braybrook Hotel Illuka Hair Studio Nottinghill hotel The Spottiswoode Hotel
Brunswick Private Hospital Illusion Gas Log Fires Nova Entertainment The Tooth Doctor
Burger Inc. InSync Physiotherapy & Pilates Nufarm Australia Ltd Social Club thuykimentertainment
Bushies Bakery Pty Ltd Islamic Council of Victoria Nunawading and District Motocross Club Tico’s drive thru
Butterbing Cookie Sandwiches Ithacan Philanthropic Society Ocean Grove Bowling Club inc. TIS National and Global Feedback Unit
Canoe Canoe Restaurant Ivanhoe Grammar School, Plenty Campus,
Year 11 VCE Units 1 & 2 Business Management Class
O-I Australia Toyota Motor Corporation Australia (TMCA)
– National Service Division
Captains of Rye Ivory & Chain Old Gippstown Toyworld Central Highpoint
Carlton and United Breweries Jack & Hill Studio On line budgie auctions Tract Consultants Pty Ltd
Casey Central Osteo Jakob’s Day / Jakob’s Night Origin Energy Transform Fitness Pty Ltd
Castlemaine District Junior Motocross Club Jesters Rod &Custom Club Ourlieu Transport Accident Commission
Central Victorian Lion Team Jetpets Outside The Box Training Transurban Limited
CLARION HOTEL ON CANTERBURY Jets Gymnastics Papanastasiou Family / Olivia’s Badges Treasury Wine Estates, Coldstream Hills Winery
Continental Tyres Jetts Oakleigh Parkville Gardens Residents Association True Alliance
Cooking 4 Kids Jim’s Bait and Tackle Patrick Chirico Coaching True Foods
Coolaroo Hotel Johann Nicholas and family Patterson River Golf Club UBE Bar & Eatery
Cooper family John Holland – Mernda Rail Extension Peninsula Gymnastics Uni Hill Factory Outlets/MAB
Core Strength Fitness Centre John Holland Pty Ltd Perfect Pointeâ™ School of Dance United Energy Social Club
Coronet City Cricket Club Johnsons MME Pescare restaurant Universal Restaurant
Costco Ringwood Jump Dance Challenge Pfizer Melbourne Versity Hair Salon
Costco Wholesale Docklands Jump Swim Schools Reservoir
/Beat Dance School Reservoir
Pigeon Radio Australia Vicinity Shopping centres
Costco Wholesale Moorabbin Kardinia childcare and kindergarten PJ O’Brien’s Irish Pub Victorian Classic & Vintage Speedway Club
Crazy Climb Kawasaki Z Owners Victoria Public Transport Victoria Social Club Victorian Electoral Commission
Cretan Brotherhood Youth of Melbourne Kellie Kempton Queenscliff Bowling, Tennis & Croquet Club Ass. Inc. Victorian Kyokushin Karate Association Inc.
Crocs Playcentre & Muffin Break Café Derrimut Kevin Dennis Volkswagen Raising Hope Victorian Line Dance Association
CrossFit South East Koroit Agricultural Society Raleigh St Community Childrens Centre Visy Board
CSL Social Club Kruze4Kids Regis Frankston Vivace Restaurant
Dalton’s Good Friday Appeal KYKHAIR Reservoir Leisure Centre Wallington’s WRG
Dandenong Intake Department
of Health and Human Services
Kyneton Football Netball Club Rivers of Yarrambat Wantirna Club
Dandenong Sheriff’s Office,
Department of Justice and Regulation
LaManna Direct Rockn Suzies Warburton Advancement League
Dandenong Workers Social Club LaManna Premier Group Rosstown and Racecourse Hotel Warriors Victoria
Daylesford Spa Country Railway Landmark Rotary Club of Wandin Custom Car and Bike Show Watermarc – Belgravia Leisure
Debt Engagement Committee – Australian Taxation Office Lang Lang Business Group Royal Exchange Hotel Cork Club Williamson’s Foodworks – Gisborne
DECJUBA Latrobe Valley Street Machiners Inc. Royal Saxon Williamson’s Foodworks – Sunbury
Department of Human Services Zone Northern Victoria Little Rascals Play centre Rylands of Kew Yamaha Music Australia
Department of Justice and Regulation Little Sports Heroes Sabelberg Morcos Lawyers Yarrambat Golf Club Inc
Dexus Property Group LiveWell Program, Bellarine Aquatics and Sports Centre,
City of Greater Geelong
SAF-HOLLAND (Australia) Pty Ltd Yassmina and Aya’s Doll and Teddy Party
Dezyred for hair and soy candles Loddon FITT Salte Cafe Yenckens Hardware Pty Ltd
DLA PIPER Lollipops Playland & Café © Pakenham Saltwater Coast Community Group Zaatar


The Good Friday Appeal is supported by the generosity and hard work of many individuals and organisations. Those listed on this page are just some of the thousands who come together to support the kids at The Royal Children’s Hospital each year.

Thank you!