Central Queensland gets its SunSmart Party on today

Lachlan Hall and Curtis Duff with Sid the Seagull being Sunsmart. Photo Allan Reinikka / The Morning Bulletin
Lachlan Hall and Curtis Duff with Sid the Seagull being Sunsmart. Photo Allan Reinikka / The Morning Bulletin Allan Reinikka

IT'S time to crack out the tacky Hawaiian shirts and oversized novelty sunnies as Cancer Council Queensland launches SunSmart Party in Central Queensland.

The new campaign will be launched today at Soaked Swimwear, East St between 10am and 1pm.

Cancer Council mascot Sid Seagull will hand out stickers, balloons and icy poles while passers-by will be encouraged to participate in the Slip, Slop, Slap, Seek and Slide game - a timed challenge to Slip on a shirt, Slop on sunscreen, Slap on a hat and Slide on some sunglasses for a prize.

SunSmart Party is a brand new fundraising initiative from Cancer Council Queensland to celebrate the arrival of summer and encourage Queenslanders to be SunSmart.

Cancer Council Queensland Regional Fundraising Coordinator Jessica O'Neill said Soaked Swimwear were excited to be part of the launch and encouraged Central Queenslanders to party in the sun smartly with the Cancer Council.

"Soaked Swimwear have thrown their support behind the event and will donate 10 per cent of their takings on the day to CCQ," she said.

Members of the community can register to host a SunSmart Party anytime between December 1 and February 28.

To register visit www.sunsmartparty.org.au.

Topics:  central queensland, east st, jessica o'neill, soaked swimwear, sunsmart party



Local Real Estate

Featured Real Estate
FULLY SELF CONTAINED... $9500.00 From
Cabin Fully self contained modular homes. $13,990K for 6 x 2.4 x 2.5m ...
D.A. Approved, Multi ... Offers to...
Residential Land Attention Developers! The white sandy beaches and gentle breezes of the stunning ...
Enchanting ... $469,000
House 2 1 2
D.A. Approved, Multi ... Offers to...
Commercial Attention Developers! The white sandy beaches and gentle breezes of the stunning ...

Featured Jobs

Rockhampton jobs listed daily

Featured Jobs
Electrician Blackwater Full Time
Mechanical Fitters &... Rockhampton Full Time
Mechanical Fitters &... Rockhampton Full Time
medical practitioner Rockhampton Full Time


Local Partners

LATEST DEALS AND OFFERS

Job Listings

Search for your next job now.
Learn More

Win $100 Fuel...

Rocky Life Stick N Win
Learn More

View today's ePaper!

Read the digital edition
Learn More

Cars For Sale

Find cars for sale online now.
Learn More

Property Listings

Search for a property online right now.
Learn More

Local Profile

Stay Connected

Get the news as it happens, in your inbox

You can change the newsletters you are subscribed to when you edit your profile

Edit Profile


Special Offers

Latest deals and offers

Horoscopes

Leo

A new, unanticipated door is about to open for you. This can be as simple as new opportunities concerning your work or business affairs, or as...

read more

Marketplace

Special Offers & Promotions

Compare & Save