Brain cancer is a cause close to our heart. It kills more children than any other disease and survival rates have barely changed in 30 years.

We don't know what causes it - it seems to happen at random.

Join the movement to find the cure.

Dine For A Cure 

Dine For A Cure is a Melbourne-based committee of volunteers who have all lost loved ones to brain cancer. We came together in 2011, determined to do something to raise much-needed funding.


Thanks to the help of our wonderful supporters and donors, we have raised over $1 million for crucial brain cancer research.

Carolyn Henderson, Hamish Park, Ros Facey & Siobhan McGirr


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Dine For A Cure is the signature evening of the year for Melbourne's brain cancer community. 

We dine, dance, and donate to raise much-needed research funds for brain cancer.

It's an elegant evening of fine food and wine, wonderful prizes, and fantastic live entertainment.

You are warmly invited to join us to support those living with brain cancer, to remember fondly those we have lost, and to raise the funds we need to find the cure.

The Gala

Proudly supporting 


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Join us for a night under the stars...

Show your support for those living with brain cancer at a night of fine food, wine, dancing, prizes, and raising funds for brain cancer research

Proudly supporting Melbourne's new

Brain Cancer Centre
and the Ann Henderson PhD Scholarship

Red carpet arrival on Collins St
Sumptuous three-course meal and fine wines
Luxury auction items and prizes
Live entertainment and dancing with the Matt Hetherington Band
Special presentation from cancer researchers

All proceeds support crucial research to find the cure for brain cancer

We hope you can join us under the stars for one of our most joyous dinners ever.

Please note ticket sales for our 2022 Gala Dinner have now closed

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Other ways you can help

Volunteer - Our event cannot run without our wonderful team of friendly volunteers. If you can spare a few hours - we would love your help!

Donate - We are always looking for donated prizes to auction. Perhaps you have something perfect in mind? Your generosity would be so appreciated.

Sponsor - Many organisations support us financially and are promoted generously to our audience. Yours could be next - speak to us about the different packages available.

To volunteer, donate or sponsor, simply reach out to us using the contact form.