The Wellness Walk & Research Run on Sunday, 6 October 2019 is an annual 5km & 10km fun run or walk at Alexandra Gardens in Melbourne, Victoria to raise awareness and vital funds for cancer research and the wellness program at the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness & Research Centre (ONJ Centre).
Now in its sixth year, the Wellness Walk and Research Run is the only one of its kind in the northern suburbs of Melbourne. The funds raised from this event will support patients through treatment and recovery by funding research breakthroughs and provide access to world-leading wellness and supportive care programs.
The ONJ Centre supports patients in body, mind and spirit by providing leading medical treatment complimented by wellness programs. Every day their researchers and clinicians are developing and trialing breakthrough therapies so patients can live better with cancer and defeat it.