Events News

Shaken not Stirred 2015 a roaring success

Tuesday, 3 November 2015

Last Saturday evening long-time supporter and friend of Shake It Up, Penny Hoolihan, hosted her third annual cocktail party and raised over $10K for Parkinson’s research. This year’s event, attended by Shake It Up CEO, Ben Young, proved to be…

The Perquisite of Parkinson’s

Thursday, 3 September 2015

This week, we are sharing a ‘hero’ of a different kind. Our Shake It Up Hero is also a long time supporter of Shake It Up and a very talented photographer. We are delighted to share the latest work of Mary-Louise…

Golden Eagles Golden Donation

Wednesday, 2 September 2015

Last Thursday 27 August saw the Manly Golden Eagles tee off for Shake It Up Australia. The rain held off for most of the day, with Manly Sea Eagles Greats joining fellow golfers for a round for a cure. Shake…

Light Of Day – a shining success

Thursday, 6 August 2015

The Light Of Day winter gigs were a great success. Several hundred people settled in to three cafes in Ocean Grove’s Main Street over Friday and Saturday night to experience a smorgasbord of musical tastes from Opera with Sally Wilson,…

The Shake It Up Team says ‘thanks’

Tuesday, 21 July 2015

Here at Shake It Up we do not take lightly the huge contribution that members of the community make to our quest for a cure. In fact it is those contributions that make our work possible at all. With 100%…

Manly Golden Eagles Shake It Up on the Golf Course

Tuesday, 23 June 2015

Shake It Up Australia Foundation is delighted to be announced as one of the 2015 Manly Golden Eagles Golf Day beneficiaries. Mid 2014 saw the creation of the Manly Golden Eagles, a players’ association established with the aim of giving…

Shake It Up Heroes – Stu and Vaughan

Thursday, 29 January 2015

This week’s Shake it Up Heroes are Stu and Vaughan – two best mates who are about to put their best peddling foot forward to fundraise for Shake It Up Australia Foundation. We speak with Stu about finding out about…

Afternoon tea raises $3200 for Parkinson’s research

Wednesday, 12 November 2014

On Saturday 1 November, Jane Young (mother of Shake It Up CEO, Ben Young) hosted a delightful afternoon tea at the home of her mother, Ellie Spiro raising $3,200 for the Foundation. In the beautiful surrounds of Ellie’s abundant and…

Lennox Head charity lunch for Parkinson's

Lennox Head lunch raised $25k for Shake It Up

Wednesday, 5 November 2014

On Friday 31 October Shake It Up hosted our annual charity lunch at the Beef and Beach restaurant in Lennox Head, Northern NSW. Throughout the day guests were treated to premium beers from the Little Creatures and James Squires range…

The Shake Breakers take on World’s Tough Mudder

Wednesday, 5 November 2014

In just 10 days The Shake Breakers, four of our toughest and most passionate supporters, will take part in the World’s Toughest Mudder event in Las Vegas. Designed to push Mudders℠ to their physical and mental limits, this extreme competition…

Fundraise for Parkinson's in WA

Shake It Up approved for fundraising in WA

Thursday, 30 October 2014

Shake It Up has recently been granted a Charitable Collections Licence in WA giving our WA supporters the opportunity to participate in events or to run events supporting Shake It Up. As you may be aware, our founding directors cover…

High tea raises over $3500 for Parkinson's and Shake It Up Australia

High Tea shakes it up for Parkinson’s

Thursday, 16 October 2014

On Friday 3 October Pam Campbell (Mother of Shake It Up Founders Clyde & Greg) hosted a high tea to raise funds and awareness for the Foundation. On what was a beautiful day in the Northern Rivers of NSW guests…