The Walk for Monash Children’s Hospital is located at the beautiful Jells Park, Wheelers Hill, near Jells Lake and Madeline’s at Jells cafe.

Click here to download the event day booklet. 


Parking in the main car park at the North Entrance off Waverley Road will provide the easiest access to the event but there is additional parking located nearby.

Event times

You are welcome to register for the event on the day. Registrations will open from 8am at Jells Park. We suggest you arrive at least 30mins before the start of your event  to allow time to collect your bib, t-shirt (if you raised over $50) and enjoy the entertainment.

Everyone who has registered and raised $50 or more as an individual will be able to collect their free Monash Children's Hospital t-shirt from to collection stations from 8am.  

Walk/run start times:

  • 1km: 9.45am
  • 10km: 10.20am
  • 5km: 10.50am

The event will conclude at 2.00pm

If you are running in any of these categories it would be greatly appreciated if you were able to make your way to the front of the line before the event starts. This is a non-competitive event and we will not be timing this event.

Amenities & food

There are porta-loo facilities located near the event precinct.
Water filling stations will also be located near the event precinct.

Foodtrucks will sell coffee, Indian cuisine and yoghurt.
Rotary will provide a BBQ with all their profits supporting Monash Children's Hospital. 

Eftpos and cash will be accepted at all stalls. 

Event activities  

There will be live entertainment starting from 8.30am and includes:

  • Games with Playball Monash
  • Animal Farm
  • Starlight Foundation
  • Vintage cars on display
  • Teddy Bear Hospital – bring your toy teddy along for a Band-Aid
  • Firetruck on display 
  • Free Massages
  • Radio Lollipop

We will have merchandise available for purchase on the day:

  • MCH Caps
  • MCH T-shirts
  • Sun-screen

For more information contact foundation@monashhealth.org or call the Foundation team on 9594 2700.

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