Your next challenge

could change lives. 

Challenge yourself

Ride 3 days  | Ride 5 days | Take on Noosa Triathlon

Raise vital funds

Towards game changing cancer research at Mater

Teamwork. Spirit. Mateship.

Keen to be part of the fight against cancer?

Check out some of our most popular events and ways you can provide support below.

Have any questions or planning on doing something else to raise funds for cancer research? Simply send us a message to get started today.

Join a Smiddy Challenge

Team Smiddy at Noosa Tri 2022

October 2022

Join Team Smiddy at Noosa Triathlon and make your race about so much more than the finish line. 

You will be in the largest team at the event, with over 300 like minded people taking part in Team Smiddy, whilst raising funds for cancer research at Mater.

Challenge in the Tropics

3 Days | 410 kms | 30 April - 2 May 2022

5 Days | 680 kms | 28 April - 2 May 2022

From Palm Cove to the Daintree, Port Douglas to the Atherton Tablelands—this is the absolute best of tropical Far North Queensland.  And you can experience it all as part of the Challenge in the Tropics.

Challenge yourself, join an incredible group who share the values of mateship, spirit and teamwork and make a real impact on cancer research.

Point to Pinnacle

20 November 2022

Join a challenge that elevates your human spirit.

Take on Point to Pinnacle with Mater Smiling for Smiddy, not only will you conquer the world's toughest half marathon, you will be fuelled by the motivation you are making a real difference to the lives of people affected by cancer.

Join the incredible group of philanthropists who share the values of mateship, spirit and team work at this iconic sold-out event.

Make a donation

Donate to a Smiddy Participant

Do you know someone taking part in a Smiddy challenge?

Show your support to someone you know by making a donation on their fundraising page and help them hit their target.

Search for a fundraiser

Make a donation directly to cancer research at Mater

By making a donation today, you are funding vital research at Mater.

You don’t need to ride a bike to support cancer research at Mater.  Cancer has impacted families from all walks of life and your support makes a real difference in improving the lives of those affected by cancer.

Together in 2022, so far we've raised



A heartfelt thanks to our partners





PCS Logo


Allsports Logo

ES Logistics Logo


Oxmar Logo

Sentinel Logo