JOIN AN EVENT

Join One of Variety's Famous Events

Whether fine dining is your thing or hitting the road for the adventure of a lifetime - we have the event for you. Join us at Eat Street Melbourne, the Variety Great Grand Final Lunch or Women of Melbourne. Ready for the outback? Our Variety Bash and Variety 4WD Adventure awaits!

Motoring Events

Special Events

Our special events are currently on hold due to COVID19. Please contact us on [email protected] for more information.

Women of Melbourne

Women of Melbourne

Southbank

Join us for the inaugural Variety Women of Melbourne lunch at the exclusive Aviary at Crown.
Eat Street Melbourne

Eat Street Melbourne

Melbourne

All-you-can-devour food and drink from 50 of Melbourne's best restaurants, wineries and breweries in one place for one night only.
Variety Toyota AFL Grand Final Lunch

Variety Toyota AFL Grand Final Lunch

Southbank

Join us for Australia's longest running charity grand final week celebration - officially endorsed by the AFL.

Community Events

Makeup Free Day

Makeup Free Day

Join Makeup Free Day and celebrate your inner beauty! Makeup Free Day is all about shining a light on diversity. Embrace your natural face and rock the Makeup Free look for a good cause!
Petember

Petember

1 Sep 2020

Variety –the Children’s Charity alongside famous InstaDogs and their owners are joining forces to provide kids, BIG kids and their pets to connect, have fun and bring joy! Launching in September, Petember is a pet costume competition with fun weekly themes and barking good prizes! Good dogs doing good. Petember will raise funds for Variety Heart Assistance dogs. Variety Heart Assistance dogs change the lives of kids in need –whether calming anxiety for those living with autism or through life saving alerts for kids living with epilepsy, a Variety Heart Dog is more than a best friend.
Variety Kids Challenge

Variety Kids Challenge

Join the Variety Kids Challenge with Maddy and Jimmy! Each week of the challenge, Maddy and Jimmy will announce a new theme on their live streamed show to put your creativity to the test! You will have just under a week to build a brick masterpiece that fits the brief! Each week one winner will be selected and receive a LEGO Prize Pack.

Other Ways You Can Help Out

Feel like a challenge? Why not join us for a 7 day trek through the Larapinta Trail, one of the finest challenges in Australia. Trekking the high ridge lines of the West MacDonnell Ranges you’ll gain a rare perspective of vast flood plains, the razorback rocky outcrops and the scale of this ancient land, with each day offering a new insight of the country and culture.

Check out the Variety Adventure Trek!

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Create Your Own Event

Create your own event, take part in a fun run or fundraise in celebration or in memory

Get active, challenge yourself, host a morning tea, raise money for your birthday or in memory of a loved one. However you choose to support kids in need, we're here to help with ideas, tips, tricks and resources.

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Our work allows kids to gain mobility, to get out and about in the community, to communicate, achieve independence and increase their self-esteem. We make sure the kids who miss out, can always join in. Give today and make a difference.

Give Today

Be a Hero with Heart to help kids in need, now and into the future. By giving monthly, you become a Hero with Heart, joining a passionate community of people investing in a shared vision of a future where all kids get a fair go. 

Be a Hero

Giving your time is such a rewarding way to help kids in need. You’ll experience first-hand the joy of making a big difference to a child’s life - you can volunteer at an event like our Variety Kids Xmas Party, kids program or in the office! 

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Get in touch

Contact us on (03) 8698 3900 or [email protected] to discuss your ideas, get fundraising assistance and more!