Goal $5,000

The Slow and The Curious

Fundraising for Cancer Council
Cancer Council
Mystery Box Rally 2019
$1,800
Raised
36%
Our Story …

We are really happy to announce that we're taking part in Mystery Box Rally in 2019!! We are extremely passionate about raising awareness and about the importance of early Cancer diagnosis. We know that cancer doesn't just affect one person, it touches everyone who knows her or him, and it takes a community to beat it. In saying this, Mystery Box Rally is one of the largest community lead fundraising events for the Cancer Council in Australia having raised over $3.5 million in the last 6 years. Part of the requirements for our participation is to raise a minimum of $3,500 but we hope to raise well above this amount. These funds go to the Cancer Council and we are extremely proud to be doing our part to support such a worthy charity. They do some awesome work supporting people with cancer, and funding important research. Fundraising is the hard part, so any donation you can give is greatly appreciated. Please make sure to follow our progress via this page and the blog post below.

Help my campaign succeed
Share Now!
Here's what I'm doing …

Teams will drive their own 25+ year old cars along a mystery route in this unique 5 day challenge, all in the name of cancer research. The route is a loop starting and finishing at the same location, but all the other details are kept under wraps, only given to the teams each morning.

The rally is not a race – it’s a fun, colourful, unpredictable adventure with participants travelling at their own pace in smaller groups. Vehicles often break down but “we never leave anyone behind” and each night is spent camping beneath the stars and celebrating the day’s achievements. It all adds up to an incredible opportunity to see Australia’s vast and beautiful countryside and make lifelong friends, many brought together after experiencing cancer themselves or seeing cancer impact family and friends.

Since it’s inception the rally has been the largest fundraiser for the Cancer Council nationally."

donate now
raised: $236,067
target: $1,000,000
donate now
The Slow and The Curious Feed
showing 40 / 40
2 months ago
The Slow and The Curious
Brad Loy gave $40.00.
Brad & Helen Loy Trivia Entry
2 months ago
Thank you so much Brad & Helen for your warm-hearted donation. We are sure you are going to spend a good time during the Trivia Night! See you there! Helen + Erick
2 months ago
The Slow and The Curious
Karen McRae-Johns gave $40.00.
Karen and Zac Trivia Night Entry
2 months ago
Thank you Karen & Zac for your warm-heated donation. We are sure you will be spending such a great time at the Trivia Night! Helen + Erick
2 months ago
The Slow and The Curious
Tony Di Pietro gave $100.00.
Trivia Night (5 people)
2 months ago
Dear Tony and Maria, thank you so much for your kind donation. We are sure that you both and your daughters will spend a great time at the Trivia Night! Best, Helen + Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
David & Lyn Rigby gave $50.00.
Drive slow, be curious. Go Helen and co, great cause.
1 month ago
Hi David & Lyn, thank you so much for your kind donation which means so much to us. We will drive all the way over uncharted roads for five days hoping for the best. Thanks again for supporting such a great cause! Best, Helen & Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Eisen Property gave $50.00.
Jake and Nat eisen
1 month ago
Hi Jake & Nat, thank you so much for your kind donation which means so much to us. Thanks again for supporting such a great cause! Best, Sarah + Helen + Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Luis Manuel Lopez Saavedra gave $10.00.
Let’s support life
1 month ago
Gracias Manuel! Ojala nos podamos ver de nuevo muy pronto! Abrazo K! Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Craig Andrews gave $60.00.
Craig Trivia - 3 People
1 month ago
Thanks heaps, mate! I'm deadly serious this Trivia Night it's gonna be great! Best, Helen + Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Erick Landa gave $60.00.
Trivia Night x 3
1 month ago
Thanks, alter-ego!
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Emma Rigby gave $50.00.
Good Luck auntie Hellie! I hope the car is "Rigby" sized and the pedals aren't too far away. Great cause! Emma, Matt & Gemma the Pug
1 month ago
Hi Emma, thank you so much for your kind donation which means so much to us. We will drive all the way over unsealed roads for five days hoping for the best. Thanks again for supporting such a great cause! Best, Helen & Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Luke Privitera gave $50.00.
1 month ago
Hi Luke, thank you so much for your kind donation which means so much to us. Grazie mille! Helen + Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Luke James gave $20.00.
Luke James TRIVIA
1 month ago
Hi Luke, thank you so much for your kind donation which means so much to us. We will drive all the way over unsealed roads for five days hoping for the best. Thanks again for supporting such a great cause! Best, Helen & Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Sue Ang gave $120.00.
Trivia Night, here we come. All the best to the Slow and the Curious new team, Erick & Helen! It will be awesome! Have fun...Cant wait to hear all about the journey... Darren, Markus, Sue, Su Fern & team..
1 month ago
Thank you Sue, Darren, Markus and all the team! We will make our way through unsealed and treacherous roads across the outback aiming to maintain the good reputation that you and Sarah got on the last rally! You set the bar too high!! =) Thanks again for supporting such a great cause! Best, Helen & Erick
1 month ago
Thank you Sue, Darren, Markus and all the team! We will make our way through unsealed and treacherous roads across the outback aiming to maintain the good reputation that you and Sarah got on the last rally! You set the bar too high!! =) Thanks again for supporting such a great cause! Best, Helen & Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Rod Penman gave $40.00.
Trivia night
1 month ago
Hi Rod & Julie, thank you so much for your kind donation which means so much to us. We hope you both spent a good time last night at the Trivia. Best, Helen & Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Perri Quattrociocchi gave $40.00.
Trivia ticket (2 people) :)
1 month ago
Hi Perri, thanks for supporting such a great cause! Hope you had a fun time last night at the trivia. Best, Helen & Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Sarah Fardy gave $40.00.
Sarah + Jak trivia tickets 🎫
1 month ago
Hey Sarah, thanks so much for popping in last night! I'm glad you got that practical prize from the blind auction. Totally a great investment! :) Best, Helen + Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Varia Simonov gave $20.00.
Trivia Night
1 month ago
Hi Varia, thanks so much for being part of the Trivia night! We were so close of finishing first! Still impressed of how you remembered the family name of the "Frozen" girls. :D
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Geoff Rigby gave $40.00.
1 month ago
Hi Geoff, thanks a lot for your kind donation which directly supports such a great cause! Thank you for coming over to the Trivia Night. It does feel good winning the first prize, doesn't it? Best, Helen + Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Peter Rigby gave $20.00.
1 month ago
Hi Peter, thanks a lot for your kind donation supporting such a great cause! Thank you for coming over to the Trivia Night. It was nice meeting you. Hope you had a good time. Best, Helen + Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Michael Lim gave $20.00.
1 month ago
Hi Michael, Thanks for popping in and spending some time with most of the team last Tuesday night. Hope you liked your first trivia, which by the way your table received one of the two prizes of the night. That was not that bad after all! Best, Erick + Helen
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Mark Lim gave $20.00.
1 month ago
Hi Mark, thank you so much for your kind donation and for popping in along with Michael to the Trivia Night. We hope you had a good time. Best, Helen + Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Quynh-Chi Nguyen gave $20.00.
3 days ago
Hi Quynh-Chi, thank you so much for your kind donation which means so much to us. We will drive all the way over uncharted roads for five days hoping for the best. Thanks again for supporting such a great cause! Best, Helen & Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Runxuan Gan gave $20.00.
3 days ago
Hi Runxuan, thank you so much for your kind donation which means so much to us. We will drive all the way over uncharted roads for five days hoping for the best. Thanks again for supporting such a great cause! Best, Helen & Erick
1 month ago
The Slow and The Curious
Eugene Lee gave $20.00.
3 days ago
Hi Eugene, thank you so much for your kind donation which means so much to us. We will drive all the way over uncharted roads for five days hoping for the best. Thanks again for supporting such a great cause! Best, Helen & Erick
1 week ago
The Slow and The Curious
Judy Wyles gave $20.00.
3 days ago
Hi Judy, thank you so much for your kind donation which means so much to us. We will drive all the way over uncharted roads for five days hoping for the best. Thanks again for supporting such a great cause! Best, Helen & Erick
5 days ago
The Slow and The Curious
Claire Penney gave $40.00.
3 days ago
Thanks heaps Claire! What a better way of supporting such a great cause than doing so watching the Avengers! Best, Helen & Erick
4 days ago
The Slow and The Curious
Brad Loy gave $100.00.
Movie night
3 days ago
Hi Brad, thanks so much for the ongoing support for this great cause! It really means so much. Best, Helen & Erick
4 days ago
The Slow and The Curious
Craig Andrews gave $40.00.
Craig and Sophie Movie X 2
4 days ago
The Slow and The Curious
Tung-Liang Chung gave $40.00.
Go Team!
4 days ago
The Slow and The Curious
Karen Dawson gave $140.00.
7x Movie Tickets
4 days ago
The Slow and The Curious
Hayden Whitehead gave $20.00.
4 days ago
The Slow and The Curious
James Chan gave $25.00.
X1 movie ticket. Keep up the good work.
4 days ago
The Slow and The Curious
Frederick Lee gave $25.00.
Movie night x1. Love your work guys!
4 days ago
The Slow and The Curious
Sue Ang gave $40.00.
Is this the endgame? Cant wait to see what else is installed for us...
3 days ago
The Slow and The Curious
KARL OTEYZA gave $160.00.
3 days ago
The Slow and The Curious
Michael Lim gave $20.00.
Movie Day Ticket 1
3 days ago
The Slow and The Curious
Michael Lim gave $20.00.
Movie Day Ticket 2
3 days ago
The Slow and The Curious
Michael Lim gave $20.00.
Movie Day Ticket 3
3 days ago
The Slow and The Curious
Michael Lim gave $70.00.
Coffee Machine Donation
2 days ago
The Slow and The Curious
Jacques Simpson gave $30.00.
2 days ago
The Slow and The Curious
Erick Landa gave $40.00.
Movie tickets x 2 - supporting a great cause and saving the universe all at once
Team Sponsors
No sponsors added yet.
The Impact, Outcomes & Charity

Mystery Box Rally is a dedicated fundraising event for cancer research with funds going to Cancer Council.

Cancer Council is one of the largest non-government funders of cancer research in Australia. We conduct and fund research studies across all cancers and all stages of the cancer journey.

Thanks to the community funds raised such as Mystery Box Rally we can fund world-class research that reduces the impact of cancer for everyone.

Over $13 million has been raised by Box Rallies to date, supporting ground-breaking projects such as:

  • A research study to develop a vaccine that protects against lymphoma cancers.
  • A research trial to standardise international guidelines on melanoma removal.
  • A research grant to revolutionise the treatment of pancreatic cancer.

These projects wouldn’t be possible without your support.