Get Involved

This December grow a beard, raise funds and help us save lives.

Choose from one of the beardy options below and register now to start making a difference! 


Decembeard®: Sign up to grow a beard

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Ready to grow? Sign up online at Decembeard® Australia: Register Now.

Create your own individual or team Decembeard® Australia webpage in just minutes and invite everyone you know to make an online donation to Bowel Cancer Australia in support of your facial hair fundraiser.

Simply create a profile, set your target, add a picture and blurb about why you’re growing a beard for Decembeard®, and you’re good to go!

Each Decembeard® Australia fundraising page has its own unique website link, which you can include in your promotional posters/flyers, send via email or put on your social networking sites to invite your family, friends, neighbours, colleagues, co-workers, acquaintances and anyone else you can think of to donate.

Every online donation is recorded on your Decembeard® Australia fundraising page along with any special messages from your supporters.

Receipts are also issued to the donor automatically, so that means no “handling money” for you, and no time spent by us issuing receipts or paying for postage.

Sound good?! Visit our Decembeard® Australia: Online Fundraising Webpage now to register and start fundraising. 

Read our top tips for Decembeard® fundraisers


Decembeard® Challenges: for the 'already bearded'

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Already have a beard but still want to get involved? Hold on to your cheek curls and check out these challenges for some chinspiration!

- Inspire your friends: Are your mates always tugging at your beard? Get them involved by creating a Decembeard® team and make yourself the captain! Share your beard experience and fundraise together;

- Get decorative: Dye, decorate or shave your precious fur and create something amazing! Let your friends know what you are aiming for so they can donate to the cause;

- Beard of your choice: Hold a fundraising event such as beard match, gig or fancy dress. Ask people to donate to get involved in the activities.

Sign up online for a Decembeard® Australia Beard Challenge now.


Women can raise awareness of bowel cancer this Decembeard®

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Women and children are also encouraged to take part in Decembeard® Australia by raising awareness of bowel cancer and encouraging their fathers, brothers, husbands, boyfriends, partners and male friends to find out about bowel cancer and grow a beard for Decembeard®!

We’re seeking your support. Inspire your family and friends to get involved and sponsor someone who is growing a beard at Decembeard® Australia: Register Now.


Throw Beardtastic Christmas Party

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Real beards. Fake beards. Made beards. Baked beards. And of course… Santa Beards. Beards really are the perfect addition to any end of year celebration! 

Help Bowel Cancer Australia spread the important bowel cancer awareness message to your colleagues and local community, while raising much needed funds to help us save lives.

Get everyone on the beardwagon! Speak with your workplace or local club about including a Decembeard® theme as part of this year’s end-of-year celebration or Christmas Party


Decembeard® Australia: Sign up to take part offline

Download Decembeard® fundraising resources, including promotional posters and flyers, or order your free Decembeard® Supporter Pack.

1. Please read our Decembeard® Fundraising Guidelines;

2. Submit your Decembeard® Fundraising Proposal Form; and

3. We'll be able to determine what support documentation you may need for your activity, approve your Decembeard® fundraiser, and provide you with a Sanction to Fundraise letter.

Please Note: If you are planning to do online fundraising ONLY, there's no need to complete the "Decembeard® Fundraising Proposal Form", simply sign up online and you're good to go! 


Decembeard®: the 'stubble' sign up

Want to help make a difference, but not in a position to do the full Decembeard® sign up and fundraise this year? That's OK we'd still appreciate your support in raising awareness and growing some chin stubble to spread the Decembeard® message!

Let us know you're taking part in Decembeard® by submitting your details using our web form - we'll email you a participant poster and a pic to add to your social media..


Got some hairy questions?

Email us using the web form or give us a call on (02) 9923 8269.

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