Be In It To Win It
Daniher's Drive Major Raffle
The Daniher's Drive major car raffle is back for 2019.
With the incredibly generous support from Nick Theodossi Prestige Cars, our major raffle partner, we are delighted to offer a brand new Mercedes Benz as the raffle prize this year.
The chance to be in the running to win the Mercedes Benz X-Class PUREX 220 d 4Matic Dual Cab is one not to be missed.
Help us to beat 'The Beast'
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Join us in Wangaratta
Gala Auction & Comedy Night
A fantastic night of fundraising for MND research via our annual Daniher's Drive gala auction and a heap of laughter with outstanding Australian comedy awaits.
Enjoy the brilliant 'funniness' of Dilruk Jayasinha while digging deep for an important cause.
Tickets are now on sale to join us at this great night out at Oaks Wangaratta on October 11.
Dress to impress
Heroes & Villains Night
The final night of Daniher's Drive each year is theme night and is always great fun and epitomises what the Drive is all about - fundraising and having fun doing it!
In 2019, participants will come dressed as their favourite superhero or villain for a fantastic night at Mornington Racecourse on October 12.
Come and join us, enjoy brilliant hospitality and entertainment from the Baker Boys Band and dance the night away.
Tickets are now on sale.
Geoff Fary is a Portarlington local. This year Geoff will be on his 4th Daniher's Drive in memory of his wife Monica, who died from MND in 2016. On October 10, the first morning of Daniher's Drive, the convoy will stop in Portarlington for a community event, which just so happens to be Monica's birthday. Here, Geoff tells his story.
Where are we going in 2019
The 2019 'Drive' route
The Daniher's Drive route in 2019 will take in some of Victoria's great coastal and wine regions over the four-day event.
Commencing at Werribee Zoo the first morning, Thursday, October 10, the Drive will proceed along the Bellarine Peninsula and the Surf Coast taking in stops at Portarlington, Fairhaven and Lorne before heading inland to Creswick for the first nights stop.
Day 2 will head through the magnificent Heathcote wine region stopping at Maldon, Heathcote & Nagambie enroute to Wangaratta for our 2nd overnight stay.
After departing Wangaratta on the morning of day 3, Mornington will be the final nightly destination after travelling through the Yarra Valley region stopping at Alexandra & Marysville.
Daniher's Drive will conclude in Mount Eliza on day 4, Sunday, October 13.
Daniher's Drive Teams
Team fundraising tallies
Team fundraising for the 2019 Daniher's Drive is well under way and some are doing exceptionally well early.
We thank all the registered teams who have started to fundraise and support the event so far and with plenty of time left before we depart in October, we know there will be lots more to come.
To see all teams' tallies, click the button below
Daniher's Drive in 2018 was the 4th instalment of the annual 'road trip' to raise funds for Motor Neurone Disease. Watch here as we recap all the great events and fun had by the 'Drive' teams last year.