RACQ rescue helicopter network
We support the services offered by three of Queensland's community helicopter rescue providers.
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.
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 major charities. For more information, visit RACQ IWDFR.
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 2017 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.
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.
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.
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 aspirations4kidsinsport.com.au
At RACQ, we’re committed to supporting Queensland teachers and helping them develop the skills they need to thrive. That’s why we’re continuing QT Mutual Bank’s heritage of supporting a variety of education initiatives and programs that benefit Queensland teachers.