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OFI Australia will be walking for orangutans in this year’s Sun-Herald City2Surf on Sunday 14 August! This is a great family friendly event for all ages and abilities and it will help us raise vital funds for our conservation efforts in Borneo. It will be our biggest NSW fundraiser to date – so please show your support and help us make it a huge success!


Entries are now open; be sure to enter by 14 June to take advantage of early bird discounts! Register via http://city2surf.com.au/

If you’d like to walk with OFI Australia you can register as part of our team. When you select your category (adult, child etc.) you will be prompted to join a team. Simply click the ‘join a team’ button and search for Orangutan Foundation International Australia and click ‘join’.

Complete your entrant details (name, address etc.) and select the ‘Back of the Pack – Orange Start’ group – this group is for walkers, fun groups, pushed wheelchairs and strollers and begins at 9.30am. We will be in touch with you to arrange a meeting point closer to the event.

Skip through the fundraising section and pay for your registration.


Once you have completed your registration payment and have received confirmation of your entry, you will be prompted to fundraise. Click ‘Fundraise’ and you will be redirected to https://www.everydayhero.com/au/ to create your very own fundraising page. Make sure you select Orangutan Foundation International Australia as your charity, and if you need some inspiration check out Sarah’s page! https://city2surf2016.everydayhero.com/au/sarah-ofi-australia

Once you have set up your fundraising page you can join the ‘Orangutan Foundation International Australia’ team member page to connect with other OFI Australia supporters https://city2surf2016.everydayhero.com/au/orangutan-foundation-international-Australia

You are then ready to share your page and start fundraising!

Helpful fundraising resources

We have developed a number of images and printable posters to help you generate sponsorship!

To use the images, simply click on an image below, right click to copy or save it, then email it to your friends along with a link to your everyday hero fundraising page. They are also great for social media!

City2Surf e banner don't hang aboutCity2Surf e banner dont just stand thereCity2Surf e banner there's no time to restCity2Surf e banner did you forget to sponsor me


To use the posters, simply click on a link below, print, and write the name of your everyday hero supporter page in the space provided. Pop them up at home, in your workplace or school and spread the word!

City2Surf printed poster dont hang about

City2Surf printed poster dont just stand there

City2Surf printed poster theres no time to rest

City2Surf printed poster did you forget to sponsor me

What to wear?

Anything orange!! You can also show your support for OFI Australia by wearing one of our t-shirts at the event! We have just released a gorgeous new tee featuring a beautiful photo of an orangutan on the front. You can order via our online shop http://orangutanfoundation.org.au/orangutan/shop/


We hope you will join us for this fabulous event – if you are unable to participate you can still get involved by making a donation to the OFI Australia Sun-Herald City2Surf participants.

For further information contact Sarah sarah@ofiaustralia.com

Thank you for your support – your love makes the difference!