Build for a Cure will see a house built in just 21 days all to help kids with cancer. Watch the incredible journey on the live time-lapse camera!


    Billy's Lookout, Teralba, Lake Macquarie

    McCloy Group have generously donated us a block of land at Billy's Lookout. Offering you a lifestyle on the doorstep of Lake Macquarie's natural playground


    McDonald Jones Homes: The Portsea One

    McDonald Jones Homes will generously build us a brand-new, fully furnished, four-bedroom home will be built from the ground up in 21 days.



    You can help us cure childhood cancer by buying a $10 Virtual Gold Brick.
    Each brick is an entry to our competition to WIN a $50,000 Ultimate Home prize package.



    The Build for a Cure house will sell at auction, with proceeds going direct to Children's Cancer Institute to fund vital research.


Scott Cam | Ambassador McDonald Jones Homes

Help us end childhood cancer
Buy a $10 Virtual Gold Brick & enter the draw to win a $50,000 prize package.

Build for a Cure

McDonald Jones Homes, the McCloy Group and Children’s Cancer InstituteΒ have joined forces to Build for a Cure for childhood cancer.

A brand new, fully furnished, four-bedroom home will be built from the ground up at Billy’s Lookout, Teralba, Lake Macquarie NSW during International Childhood Cancer Awareness Month to fund medical research to save the lives of all children with cancer.

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Why Children’s Cancer Institute’s Work Matters

Many people aren’t aware that childhood cancer is different from adult cancer and requires tailored treatments. Historically, large pharmaceutical companies generally don’t focus their research on drug discoveries for childhood cancers. As the only independent medical research institute in Australia wholly dedicated to childhood cancer, Children’s Cancer Institute’s role is vital. Because, despite our progress, cancer still kills more Australian children than any other disease.

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If you ever see a child fight cancer, it will change your life forever.
Maureka is only 4 and was diagnosed with cancer in 2013. If she can be strong, we all can.
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Rose BirchDon't ever give up little darling so many people have cancer these days and so many people beat it I'd pray every night for cures for cancer and recently there have been so many break throughs these wonderful scientists are coming up with stay strong I feel for your family as I know what they are going through hugs to you xxx2 days ago   ·  7
Andrea CampbellGood on you honey I basically grew up in hospital because of cancer and other things and some of the real little kids during this time amaze you same as Camp Quality, I think it is adults that have the problem different for the parents of the child as you are seeing your child go through this2 days ago   ·  5
Leonie SullivanThat is absolutely true! Every time I struggled with Cancer, treatment and so on, I always thought of all and any child having to endure this horrendous path, and their families, I at least overall had the opportunity to enjoy life, do things above and beyond my expectations, so, to all the beautiful children and their families my thoughts are with you and I know with your love support and dedicated Health Professionals that the best possible outcome is well worth the struggle. Sending love and hugs. I long for the day that a cure for childhood cancer/s is not far off, a cure for all in fact22 hours ago   ·  1
Katie PowellKeep fighting little darling!!! The world needs that beautiful smile to light the darkness! You have so much to see and do so stay strong xxx14 hours ago   ·  1
Freda BoazaMay God put His Healing Hand upon these little ones who fighting with cancer. Amen.2 days ago   ·  5
Cathy RileyMy thoughts and prayers are with all children fighting cancer.2 days ago   ·  5
Pop CoadGood girl don't ever give up we have had cancer in the family and always think positive2 days ago   ·  4
San BisMy heart goes out to all cancer suffers. . God bless you all and give you strength !2 days ago   ·  4
Rebbeca LouiseMy precious daughter Jessica Lane fought and beat bone cancer in 2010 She is the strongest person I know 😍😍😍2 days ago   ·  3
Christine BlazelyHello sweet heart God bless you stay strong you can fight this2 days ago   ·  3
Margaret BeckerMy prayers are with you my sweet angel, God bless you.πŸ’•πŸ™ xxxx1 day ago   ·  4
Kerri JenkinsGod bless you sweetheart, stay positive in everything you do, your a trooper xx2 days ago   ·  4
Blanche DiverWhat a strong brave little girl to be going through this horrible battle i hope to god that he heals you beautiful girl2 days ago   ·  3
Michelle Moret-FollettStay strong beautiful girl. Wishing you good health very soon!2 days ago   ·  3
Michelle Howeyou beautiful are a true warrior and can get get through anything prayers for u gorgeous2 days ago   ·  3
John Christopher DurneyKeep fighting sweetheart. My son was 2 when he got leukamea. He is now almost 36. You can beat it. John xx.2 days ago   ·  3
Annette MoroneyYou r so brave u put a lot of us to shame we whinge about our little pains god bless u2 days ago   ·  3
Colleen WatersonNo my sweetie never give up trust in the lord. Pray that you will get through it Big hugs to you. Xxxx1 day ago   ·  1
Joanne BunyanPrayers and blessings to you sweetheart, don't ever stop fighting xx L&L18 hours ago   ·  1
Ron JonasNever give up thats the answer and fight till the end as lou has done and still is.xx2 days ago   ·  3
Kathy DurkinU r the best and we all love you so be strong for god love u too19 hours ago   ·  1
Kareen GangellGod bless this little sweetheart...and praying for your healing maureka ❀1 day ago   ·  1
Timmy KallarasStay strong Maureka darling. A positive attitude goes a looong way. You are in my Prayers darling heart. 😚😚😚1 day ago   ·  2
Judy RileySo very proud of you for being such a brave girl you are so very beautiful keep smiling x2 days ago   ·  3
Teresa KingIt's a cruel world , all the vest sweetheart keep fighting2 days ago   ·  3

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To everyone who supported Team Thomas - thank you! This little childhood cancer warrior has now raised $10,618.66 for our research: bit.ly/Team_Thomas

Thomas has just finished his treatment for cancer & his family have graciously been fundraising for our research. Thomas you are such an inspiration - we can't thank you enough!
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Susan HudsonWay to go Thomas ...You are a wonderful ambassador for Cancer research ...may you be free from Cancer and live a long and wonderful life ....❀️❀️6 days ago   ·  6
Hilma PaulHow wonderful Thomas raising that money for Cancer Best of Luck to you and you remain Cancer Free.6 days ago   ·  2
Theresia BaileyHope you are very proud of yourself. ..well done. ..Stay cancer free and well. ..β™‘β™‘6 days ago   ·  2
Alan Robertsonthat's great you have done iv got a friend with cancer so thanks boys you have done really good thanks6 days ago   ·  2
Heather MartinWhat a supper effort. Congratulations Thomas, an inspiration to all6 days ago   ·  2
Marie BusicGood on you Thomas, I know you are going to do just fine . God blessβ˜ΊπŸ’œπŸ‘6 days ago   ·  2
Nannette SawleThat's is perfectly marvellous ,Congratulations Thomas ,x6 days ago   ·  3
Yvonne ButtersFantastic effort. Well done ,may God bless you and may you have a wonderful life x6 days ago   ·  2
Jill HurstYou are a wonderful boy. May God bless you and keep you safe Amen6 days ago   ·  3
Jenny TroloveGood work little man all the very best for your future6 days ago   ·  2
Elizabeth WallaceWhat a great job he has done good on you you should be so proud6 days ago   ·  2
Cheryl SampsonFabulous job Thomas. What a wonderful man you will grow up to be. Bless you for all your hard work.6 days ago   ·  2
Sharyn OxfordYou are a little treasure Thomas, hope you have a wonderful life.6 days ago   ·  3
Narelle Weatheralllets raise heaps more lets bless all the kids and their families6 days ago   ·  2
Julie CampbellWell done hope everthing goes really well for you6 days ago   ·  2
Chris LittlerWell done Thomas your a champion6 days ago   ·  2
Rona NichollsA great thing to do. ❀️6 days ago   ·  2
Carol BorrettThat is so great every bit helps.6 days ago   ·  2
Julie TuckerBless you Thomas and helpers.6 days ago   ·  2
Christine Anne BakeGo team , Team Thomas your the Best.6 days ago   ·  2
FΓ‘tima CoelhoCongratulations young boy, you win.6 days ago   ·  2
Sandra FanningAwesome , well done !!!6 days ago   ·  3
Catherine BlayAussie is good while we still have kids like this6 days ago   ·  2
Kevin RankinWell done young fella...... good stuff!6 days ago   ·  2
Jean WilsonA little champion6 days ago   ·  2

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To all of the little fighters out there - you are our inspiration everyday to work hard to find a cure to beat cancer once and for all Xx ... See MoreSee Less

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Cathy FredricksenMiami was our little fighter who fought right til the very end. She was an inspiration to everyone who knew her:)2 weeks ago   ·  8
Shane O'ConnellMy the sweet lord bless you all and hold you in the palm of his hand always2 weeks ago   ·  6
Nannette SawleBlessings to all these children who are suffering much to early in life ,πŸ˜₯1 week ago   ·  3
Sue ClarkI can just imagine you saying something wonderful like this Pix Annette Piper. Hope all is going well with all your gorgeous family! πŸ’‹πŸ’‹2 weeks ago   ·  2
George WhitehouseOr all those that have loved ones who are hurting, my thought an prayers go with you. Keep going and don't give up,your guardian angels are watching over you always.πŸ‘ΌπŸΌ1 week ago   ·  1
Fibber ParkerKids don't deserve cancer...yet they handle it better than adults..1 week ago   ·  1
Valmai CowellYes there are so many heroes out there that nobody knows about .1 week ago   ·  1
Naomi Deeley Keuper😭😭no child should ever have cancer1 week ago   ·  1
Maureen LockyerGod Bless ThemπŸ™EveryoneπŸŒΉπŸ˜‡1 week ago   ·  1
Diane Last-CraigVery true❀️❀️1 week ago   ·  2
Evelyn MackenzieThey are.1 week ago   ·  1
Lea-anne McCartneyAmen honey1 week ago   ·  1
Joyce McInallyFor sure!!!!!1 week ago   ·  1
Pamela AckersSo true1 week ago   ·  2
Dianne RichardsNever a quitter πŸ˜„1 week ago   ·  2
Terence BurtonDon't give in ... Don't give up...2 weeks ago   ·  2
Evangeline SoobenSadly so1 week ago   ·  1
Mary CloutThat's right πŸ‘πŸ»2 weeks ago   ·  1
Nanna Montanna BarkerYes For Sure1 week ago   ·  1
Silvia StohrFor sure2 weeks ago   ·  1
Pauline PittisVery true1 week ago   ·  1
Graham RaffaeleYes very true indeed2 weeks ago   ·  1
Olga KennedyLove it.2 weeks ago   ·  1
Michael LeanzaAbsulutly2 weeks ago   ·  1
Steven D'AngelantonioHehehe, yup2 weeks ago   ·  1

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