Foam Fest 2019

5km fun run

Get a place in Australia's bubbliest fun-run!

There are seven locations around the country each boasting 22 obstacles - including the world's largest inflatable waterslide, mud pits and an epic 700,000 cubic metres of foam at each and every event!

Sign up with your mates, join Team Wish and make wishes come true for sick kids - with the chance to run free when you raise $500 or more.

Perks of joining Team Wish

Run for FREE

Raise $500 or more as an individual, or $2,000 as a family and we'll refund your registration fee*

Official Team Wish singlet

Raise $50 and you'll get an official Team Wish singlet to train in

Dedicated support

Access our fundraising experts and online toolkit to help reach your goals

How it works

Joining Team Wish

Find your nearest location and register for the event by visiting the official Foam Fest website.

Foam Fest offers individual tickets as well as a discounted family option. Head the Foam Fest website for all the ticketing information and to make the most of the early bird specials!

Got your place? Great! You can now officially join Team Wish by creating your fundraising page. It's easy to do and only takes a couple of minutes to set up.

Personalise your fundraising page with your story of why you're taking part. Then share it with friends and family, collect donations and help make wishes come true. Every dollar counts!

Don't forget
, when you raise over $500 as an individual, or $2,000 as a family, we'll refund your registration fee!*

Walk it, charge it, run it, fun it!

Give it your best, have fun and know that you're part of the amazing team making wishes come true for sick kids across the country.

Run for free

Raise a minimum of $500 as an individual or $1,000 as a family and we'll refund your registration fee!*

*Up to the value of $200

I don’t think people realise how important wishes are for kids. They are going through hell and it gives them a distraction and something to look forward to.

Beni’s mum - Beni, 11 wished to meet WWE hero


Got a question? We're here to help!

Yes, of course! When you raise money for Make-A-Wish, our expert Fundraising team is available at every step of the way to support you.

Call us on 1800 032 260 or email [email protected] anytime - we're here to help.

From the Make-A-Wish event or celebration page, follow the link to build, personalise and share your page - it only takes a few moments.

  • Create and personalise your page. Add a photo and tell people why you're helping make kids wishes come true - your friends want to hear your story.
  • Aim high, and tell people why. Fundraisers who tell potential donors what their target is -and what it will achieve - raise 74% more than those who don’t.
  • Spread the word. Share your page with family and friends, and let the world know you're making a difference for kids with life-threatening illnesses all over Australia. #makeawishAustralia
  • Keep your page fresh. Update donors and potential donors about your event preparation and fundraising progress - what you're inspired by, any hurdles you've come across, what you're enjoying etc.

For more fundraising ideas and tips to reach your goal, get in touch with us.

No problem! We're here to help. Let us know your question by emailing [email protected] or calling the Fundraising team on 1800 032 260.

Your impact

Every year, thousands of Australian children are diagnosed with a life-threatening illness like cystic fibrosis, a heart condition, or cancer.

This year, Make-A-Wish will support 700 kids on a Wish Journey, helping them discover that anything is possible.

Join Team Wish and you'll help even more unforgettable wishes come true.

Find out about the difference you'll make