You did it! Thank you so much to all the wonderful walkers who took part in our BRIGHT Walk on 23 July and to everyone who supported you. You helped to raise over $392,000 for lifesaving medical research at SAHMRI – you’re all superstars!
The BRIGHT Walk is a powerful, illuminated, one night experience which challenges you to walk 21km at night in the middle of winter.
Where & when?
The 2022 event took place on the night of Saturday 23 July in Adelaide, to coincide with the Illuminate Festival.
To raise funds to help SAHMRI’s BRIGHT and brilliant researchers create a brighter future for the people we love.
WE LIT UP THE NIGHT!
Here’s the route our BRIGHT Walk participants followed on the evening of 23 July – past a number of the Illuminate Adelaide installations, as well as some exciting extras created exclusively for the event.
OUR FANTASTIC FUNDRAISERS
Thanks to all our BRIGHT stars for fundraising for us. You’re all heroes!
It’s not too late to sponsor someone – just click on an individual or team name to visit their fundraising page.
ADELAIDE IN LIGHTS
Illuminate Adelaide, which takes place throughout July, is ‘a beacon, an invitation, a city-wide spectacle of art, light, sound and imagination, daring you to shake off the winter blues and rekindle a sense of wonder’.
Could there have been a more perfect backdrop for the BRIGHT Walk?
How will the money raised be used?
The money raised on the BRIGHT Walk will help SAHMRI’s BRIGHT and brilliant researchers create a brighter future for the people we love.
Can I still sponsor someone who took part?
Absolutely! Just visit our participant search page, find the person you want to sponsor and donate via their fundraising page. Your support is very much appreciated.
Is the BRIGHT Walk an annual event?
Yes! We’ll be sharing information about the 2023 event on this site as soon as plans are finalised – so watch this space!