Melbourne Firefighter Stair Climb
On Saturday 3rd September 2016, you can be one of 500 Firefighters to “Climb for the Kids” up the 28 floors of Crown Metropol Hotel wearing 25kgs of Turnout Gear and Breathing Apparatus.
This year, the Firefighter's Charity Fund with your help aims to raise $343,000 for researching “Healthier Kids and a Healthier future” at the Murdoch Childrens Research Institute.
MCRI is the leading child health research institute in Australia, with a strong 30 year history. MCRI has a world class team of over 1900 researchers and staff dedicated to making discoveries to prevent and treat a range of child health issues including allergies, obesity, rare and genetic diseases, cancer, autism and diabetes.
Sponsor a firefighter
Below are just a few of the firefighters climbing this year. Please take a minute to read why they are taking part.
FR NSW Coolamon$5,637
MFB West Melbourne$4,176