Presented by the Women for Challenge Committee and Bed Bath N' Table, the Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend Gala Dinner is an annual, all-women event that sees 1,600 ladies come together to celebrate and empower women while raising much-needed funds for Challenge. 

Challenge is a not-for-profit organisation that supports children and families living with cancer, 365 days a year.  Our support is free and immediate, helping to lighten the cancer journey by addressing the practical, social, and emotional needs of all our members.

The Prizes

1st: Ultimate Experience Package

Colour analysis for two at Colour Analysis Studio 

Teeth whitening at Cosmetic & Laser Dentistry Centre 

Pamper package for two at Masci Hair & Spa 

Dining experience at a Public Hospitality venue 

Function at Terminus Hotel (Nth Fitzroy) 

2x Entertainment tickets for a concert at Melbourne & Olympic Parks 

Dining experience for four at Cinder 

Dining experience at Pincho Disco 

Private pole dancing class for 10 with sparkling at Pole Divas (Prahran) 

Dining experience at Bar Bambi 

Dining experience for six at Terminus Hotel (Nth Fitzroy)

5x Sporting tickets for a sporting event at Melbourne & Olympic Parks

Pamper experience at Akuna Beauty Salon 

Brunch at Hurricane Handsome 

Value: $6,100

2nd: HP Laptop & Tech Support

The HP ProBook 440 14-inch laptop provides commercial-grade performance, multi-layered endpoint security, and durability in an easily upgradeable design. 4 hours of tech support provided by Kaine Mathrick Tech.

Value: $2,999

3rd: Noosa Getaway

Two-night getaway for two to Noosa. Staying at Peppers Resort, dining at Light Years and Bang Bang plus a luxurious massage for two at Stephanies Luxury Spas.

Value: $2,100

4th: Sleeping with Jacques

$2,000 online voucher for Sleeping with Jacques, the Melbourne sleepwear brand mixing bedroom and bar fashion. Loved by stars like Cindy Crawford, it offers luxurious pyjamas for the modern woman.

Value: $2,000

5th: Bed Bath N' Table Package

The Galaxy quilt cover, made from quilted cotton, features embroidered constellations on a faded indigo base. Coordinated with European pillowcases and a check sheet set. Includes a Luxury 80% Goose Down Quilt, 4 Luxury Goose Pillows, and 2 Classic Feather Euro Pillows.

Value: $1,670

6th: CLDC Teeth Whitening

You and a friend will have a brighter, dazzling smile with a teeth-whitening session by Australian experts at the Cosmetic & Laser Dentistry Centre. Includes a custom-fitted maintenance tray to continue achieving a whitening boost at home.

Value: $1,500

7th: Bunnings Shopping Spree

$1,000 to spend at Australia's leading retailer of home improvements, outdoor living and building products.

Value: $1,000

8th: Custom Grafico Wallpaper

Experience The Block treatment with a custom-designed wallpaper session by Damian Corney from Grafico. Your voucher covers the design consultation, wallpaper, and installation for one standard bedroom.

Value: $1,000

9th: Photography Package

Verve Portraits, an Australian family-owned business, offers a personalised studio session, design consultation, choice of portrait in a 25cm x 19cm art frame, and complimentary artwork delivery.

Value: $650

10th: Hairhouse Hamper

Selection of salon-quality haircare, styling products, tools and women's grooming products. 

Value: $600

Frequently Asked Questions

Ticket Information

How many tickets are being sold?

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3,500

I bought a ticket(s). Why haven’t I received them? 

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Your raffle ticket(s) will be emailed to you as an attachment with your payment receipt immediately after purchase, please be sure to check your junk mail.

Tickets are on page 2 of the attachment. 
If you still can't find your ticket(s) please email mail@challenge.org.au and we will be able to help. 

Is the raffle ticket purchase tax deductible? 

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No, your raffle ticket purchase is not tax deductible as you’re receiving a tangible benefit in return.
However, if you choose to 
make a donation in addition to your raffle ticket purchase, the donation can be claimed as a tax deduction.
 

Entry

What are the raffle terms and conditions?

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The raffle commences on 21 May 2024 at 10am (AEST) and closes on Thursday, 13 June 2024 at 9.30pm (AEST), unless sold out prior. The winners will be chosen at random by electronic draw.

The winners will be announced at 11pm (AEST) on Thursday, 13 June 2024 at Crown Palladium. Winners do not have to be present on the night of the event to receive their prize. 
Winners will be contacted by email (and maybe also by phone) within two days after the draw, if not present on the night. Details of the winners will be displayed at
https://fundraise.challenge.org.au/diamonds

This raffle is being held by Challenge, ABN: 31030070820, located at 529 King Street, West Melbourne, West Melbourne, VIC, 3003. Challenge is a charity registered with the ACNC.

Tickets are sold to Victorian residents only.
Persons under the age of 18 are not allowed to enter.

Prizes are non-transferable and non-cash prizes are not redeemable for cash, unless otherwise stated or permitted by state regulations. Prizes may be substituted, subject to each participating state's legislative requirements. 
If you have any questions regarding the raffle, please email mail@challenge.org.au. 

Who can enter?

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You must be a Victorian resident and 18 years or older to enter a Challenge raffle
We encourage Responsible Gambling. 



Do I need to attend the gala event to purchase tickets?

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You do not need to be in attendance to purchase tickets, or collect your prize.

Winners will be contacted by email (and maybe also by phone) within two days after the draw, if not present on the night. Details of the winners will be displayed at
https://fundraise.challenge.org.au/diamonds

Is there a limit to how many tickets I can purchase?

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There is no limit to how many tickets you can purchase. 

Challenge adheres to the Responsible Gambling Code of Conduct. 
We encourage responsible gambling - only spend the money you can afford to lose.

For advice and help
call the free gambling helpline on 1800 858 858.

What is a table captain?

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Each gala table is assigned a table captain. This year, we request the name of your table captain.

The table captain who sells the most tickets will be awarded a special prize announced by our hosts during the event.

Draw

When will the winners be announced?

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The lucky winners will be announced on the night of the gala at 11pm by our fabulous hosts. 

Winners will be contacted by email (and maybe also by phone) within two days after the draw, if not present on the night. Details of the winners will be displayed at
https://fundraise.challenge.org.au/diamonds

 

About Challenge

About Challenge

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Challenge is a not-for-profit organisation that supports children and families living with cancer, 365 days a year.  Our support is free and immediate, helping to lighten the cancer journey by addressing the practical, social, and emotional needs of all our members.

Programs for children

Camps, hospital support, activity days, playgroup sessions, ticketing, massage therapy, music & art therapy.

Programs for families

Family activities, lunches, parent activities & retreats, couple getaways, home help, date nights, holiday accommodation, transportation and financial assistance.

Scholarships & Trusts

Academic and creative scholarships for primary, secondary and tertiary students.

Bereavement services

Support and advice, social groups and retreats.

What is Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend Gala Dinner?

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Presented by the Women for Challenge Committee and Bed Bath N' Table, the Diamonds Are A Girl's Best Friend Gala Dinner is an annual, all-women event that sees thousands come together to celebrate and empower women.

Held annually at Crown, this event offers a night of indulgence with first-class entertainment, delicious food and wine, and fabulous gift bags to ensure no woman goes home empty-handed!

All money raised on the night will go directly toward delivering Challenge's programs and services.

Our Sponsors

By purchasing a ticket to this raffle you agree to the terms and conditions
The raffle commences on 21 May 2024 at 10am (AEST) and closes Thursday, 13 June 2024 at 9.30pm (AEST), unless sold out prior.

The winners will be chosen at random by electronic draw.

The winners will be announced at 11pm (AEST) on Thursday, 13 June 2024 at Crown Palladium. 

Ticket buyers do not have to be present at the draw. The winners will be contacted by email (and maybe also by phone) within two days after the draw, if not present on the night. Details of the winners will be displayed at

https://fundraise.challenge.org.au/diamonds

Entry is open to all permanent residents of Victoria, aged 18 years or older. 

Employees, of Challenge and their immediate families, are ineligible to purchase raffle tickets. Immediate families means a spouse or former spouse, de facto partner or former de facto partner, child, stepchild, parent, stepparent, grandparent, grandchild, sibling, or stepsibling of an employee of Challenge.

Prizes are not transferable and non-cash prizes are not redeemable for cash unless otherwise stated or permitted by state regulations. Prizes may be substituted, subject to each participating state's legislative requirements. 

This raffle is being held for Challenge ABN: 31030070820, 529 King Street, West Melbourne, West Melbourne , VIC, 3003. Challenge is a charity registered with the ACNC.

If you have any questions regarding the raffle, please email mail@challenge.org.au