Major sponsorships

RACQ rescue helicopter network

We support the services offered by three of Queensland's community helicopter rescue providers.




Life Flight

Ekka presented by RACQ 

The Royal Queensland Show (Ekka) is proudly presented by RACQ in 2016, 2017 and 2018 at the RNA Showgrounds. The Ekka started in 1876 with 17,000 visitors in attendance and now averages 400,000 visitors, making it Queensland's largest annual and most celebrated event. 

Ekka logo

RACQ International Women’s Day Fun Run

This annual event marks International Women’s Day and creates awareness of breast cancer among women of all ages. It aims to inspire women and girls and to celebrate their achievements while benefiting Mater Chicks in Pink. For more information, visit RACQ IWDFR

Fun Run

Premier’s Reading Challenge

At RACQ, we believe reading provides so many benefits to people of all ages, especially young people. And that’s why we’re proud to be Program Partner of the 2018 Premier’s Reading Challenge. It’s all about helping children to develop a lifelong love of reading, and we think it’s a fantastic and very important initiative.

Reading Challenge

Heart of Australia 

Heart of Australia delivers fortnightly specialist cardiac and respiratory services to 12 regional, rural and remote area communities across Queensland. These services are provided via a 25-metre long custom designed clinic on wheels, covering an area of more than 450,000 square kilometres. 

Heart of Australia

Fraser Coast Technology Challenge 

The Fraser Coast Technology Challenge aims to help develop efficient, environmentally friendly vehicles as forms of transport. The main event is the 24-hour Human Powered Vehicle (HPV) endurance race, attracting teams of high school students from across the state. 

Queensland Road Safety Awards

Alongside the Centre for Accident Research and Road Safety (CARRS-Q), RACQ presents the Queensland Road Safety Awards to encourage and recognise community road safety initiatives. For more information, visit the CARRS-Q website. 


Aspiration4Kids in Sport 

As Platinum Sponsor, we’re proud to support Aspiration4Kids in Sport in the provision of financial grants to Queensland school students who want to play sport but due to individual reasons – financial, rural or remote hardship, disability or chronic illness – find it difficult to do so. To find out more or to donate, visit

Aspiration 4 Kids in Sport sponsorship logo

Former Origin Greats

The ARTIE Academy aims to ‘Close the gap’ in education between indigenous and non-indigenous students throughout Queensland.

RACQ sponsors the ARTIE Academy Drivers Licence Program, which helps students receive their licence and increase their post-school options.