Bal Masque Fundraising Dinner

15 June 2019
The Abbey

Raffle prize winners

With gratitude to all those who purchased tickets in the 2019 Dainere’s Rainbow Bal Masque Gala Fundraising Dinner Raffle – here are the winners:

1st Prize – Jamala Lodge – 0461 Yasmin
2nd Prize – DOMA Buvette Bliss – 0858 Warwick
3rd Prize – Bunnings – 1330 Kate
4th Prize – Prouds – 1211 Belinda
5th Prize – Ikea – 1329 Kate

We have a range of partnership opportunities available. If you or your business would like to support the work we do and become a partner, please enquire online here. Alternatively, download the below form and mail it to us.

For more information please see the partnership prospectus below.


Devine House smoked Chicken and roasted pumpkin salad with cherry tomato, Spanish onion, pine nuts and goats cheese dressed with a pesto vinaigrette (GF)

Main (Alternate Service)

Succulent Prosciutto wrapped beef fillet, mashed potato, onion jam, spinach puree and red wine jus (GF)

Luscious Roasted garlic and rosemary lamb rump with potato gratin, mint gel and asparagus jus (GF)


Decadent Dessert Platter (assortment of the most tempting treats) and Delectable Fruit and Cheese Platter

(Gluten Free guests will receive their very own scrumptious plated dessert)

Also Includes

Champagne Cocktails on Arrival, Freshly Baked Bread, Four Hour Drinks Package (House Wine and Bubbles, Standard Beers, Soft Drinks and Juice) and Tea and Coffee Station

Extra Special

An elegant themed cocktail will be available for purchase on the evening

*All special dietary requirements will be catered for

Ist Prize – Value $1350
Jamala Lodge –‘ A Night To Remember’ Voucher
One night for 2 Adults in uShaka Lodge – (Black Out Periods Apply: Not available for Friday and Saturday Nights, Public Holidays or ACT School Holidays)
Enjoy meals, dinner beverages, exceptional guided zoo tours plus luxurious five star accommodation
(Non-transferrable and not redeemable for cash)
Valid Until: 15/12/2019

2nd Prize – Value $400
DOMA Hotels Hotel Realm – ‘Buvette Bliss’ Voucher
For 2 Adults
Overnight accommodation, a two course meal at Buvette Bistro and Wine Bar with complimentary glass of house wine or tap beer. Set menu specially designed by the Executive Chef, Complimentary undercover secured parking, late checkout of 12pm, free WiFi and free movies.
(Non-transferrable and not redeemable for cash)
Valid for 12 months from issue date

3rd Prize – Value $250
Bunnings – ‘Get Those Projects Done’ Gift Card
Gift Card to help you start or finish your home or garden projects
No Expiry

4th Prize – Value $100
Prouds – ‘Sparkling Jewels’ Gift Card
Gift Card to buy your loved one or yourself a beautiful piece of jewellery
3 Year Expiry

5th Prize – Value $50
Ikea – ‘For Your Home’ Gift Card
Gift Card to buy that special item for your home
Expiry: 08/2021

Tickets $5 each or book of ten (10) for $40
Available at the Gala Dinner or through contacting the Dainere’s Rainbow Team

The Raffle will be drawn at the Gala Dinner on Saturday 15th June 2019. Winners will be published on the website and social media pages. Terms and Conditions Apply. May be subject to change.

The Abbey

The Abbey is located in scenic Gold Creek Village, just 15 minutes from the city. Featuring the 19th Century Roslyn Organ, soaring chandelier studded ceilings and intricate hand carved oak, The Abbey seamlessly combines luxury and intimacy. A raised stage above the parquetry dance floor is ideal for showcasing live music. Outside, a covered courtyard provides the perfect setting for pre-dinner drinks and canapés.

The Abbey can cater for up to 250 guests for a sit down style event, or 400 guests for a cocktail style event.

Our Platinum Sponsor – GroupOne

Group One is a privately owned civil construction company operating in Canberra and surrounding region for last 10 years. We have successfully delivered quality projects like residential subdivisions Moncrieff West, Forde, Bonner, Casey, Coombs, Wright and are currently working on Denman Prospect and Throsby. We also specialize in bulk earthworks and civil infrastructure.

We live by our values of commitment and quality, ‘Civil construction, done well.”


Qcity Transit is proud to be supporting, working with and promoting the Dainere’s Rainbow Brain Tumour Research Fund.

Qcity Transit carries over 6500 school children daily across our bus network. Our buses operate widely in the region down towards Cooma, up to Yass in the north, and throughout the Canberra and Queanbeyan region with school pickups, drop-offs and interpeak charter.

Qcity Transit currently operate three buses with their bright ‘Dainere’s Rainbow’ themed advertisements that are used to draw attention to Dainere”s special cause.

You can find out about all the services Qcity Transit offer by visiting their website –

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Rolfe Property Services has provided commercial cleaning services in Canberra for the past 29 years.

As a family owned and operated company, we employ close to 150 staff and undertake cleaning at some of Canberra’s most prestigious and iconic sites including National Gallery of Australia, National Museum of Australia, High Court of Australia, Department of Immigration and Border Protection, The Treasury and Old Parliament House.

Rolfe Property Services provide commercial cleaning in Government institutions (Commonwealth and local) and private enterprise including services like high pressure cleaning, high rise window cleaning, carpet steam cleaning, hygiene services, waste management and graffiti removal.


Simeco Electrical Contractors

Simeco Electrical Pty Ltd are Electrical Contractors offering an extensive range of products and services including lighting installation and mains connection.

GENLEC Australia provides a complete package of mechanical, electrical and electronic engineering maintenance services and products to asset managers, the broadcast industry and other diverse industries. Our office is situated in Queanbeyan, Australia. We are a 100% Australian owned business with experience in projects in Australia, Africa, Korea, Malaysia and Japan.

Our experience in many technical fields has the advantage of good knowledge of interfacing between different engineering technologies and is of great benefit to our clients. Clients find our collective experience and formal qualifications in electronics, electrical and mechanics provides cost effective long term outcomes. We pride ourselves on our efficient analytical faultfinding processes on many systems.

Regional Wholesale Fruit Market Canberra are a family owned and operated business, supplying premium quality fresh fruits and vegetables to ACT and the surrounding regions for over 30 years.

We supply and deliver the freshest fruits and vegetables to the ACT and surrounding region. We supply to restaurants, cafes, clubs, bars, nursing homes, schools and more. We strive to source the best quality fresh products from farms and markets around Australia, supporting local farmers and industry.


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The Duxton

Newly refurbished with an open floor plan down stairs and multiple premium function spaces upstairs, The Duxton has transformed into a superior hospitality venue. Boasting several different spaces for dining, take away snacks, functions, live entertainment, sport and even the odd pool party.

The Duxton is a versatile establishment with the finest finishes and features. The team at The Duxton have worked very hard to create an eventful annual calendar of live music, daily experiences and unique featured events.


Anne and David Gledhill

Aspin Painting

Bartercard Canberra

Bean Culture Roastery

Beef and Barley

Bentspoke Brewing Co.

Beyond Q

Briscola Italian


Bugalugs Pest Control

Canberra City Health Network

Canberra Communications

Canberra Raiders

Canberra Walk In Aviary

Chairman & Yip

City News

Claire Naidu & Co. Lawyers + Mediators + Arbitrators

Cockington Green Gardens

Complete Lock & Security Services Pty Ltd (CLASS Locksmiths)

Copperhead Screen Printing

Creative Sound Concepts

Dianne Calvert

Doma Hotels

Dramatic Productions

Elizabeth Rayfield

Erindale Hair Centre

Experience AIS

Fifth Lane Photography

George Petrou

Get Nayld

Groovy Gadgets

Ghawazee Moon Bellydance

Gourmet by Design

Graffix Design

Hang Ups

House of Red Bobbin

Hyde Developments

Ikea Canberra

Jamala Wildlife Lodge

James Milligan

Katrina Burgers Photography


Kingsdale Wines

Kiran Designs

Little Vintage Beauty Salon Kaleen

Lou’s Catering

Lynne Edwards

Mark Scarborough

Mels Massage

Mitchell Lawnmower Centre

MollyCoddle Parties

My Gungahlin

Nalani and Sam Kilby

National Dinosaur Museum


One Light Charity Foundation

PartyLite – Louise Burgess

Priceline Market Place Gungahlin

Quizzic Alley

Ready, Steady, Go Kids ACT

Revolution CD Canberra City

Rodney Clark Canberra (Sorbet)

Seg Glide-Ride Lake Burley Griffin

Sign World Pty Ltd

Simon Rolfe

St George Bank Gungahlin Branch

Stuart and Meryl Jones

The Abbey

The Boathouse

Transit Graphics


Wendy Bushby


Zapari Group

H-Cee Family

Based in Canberra but hailing from all over New Zealand and Australia, the H-Cee Family started in 2011 under the name ‘Hard Cover’ as a duo act in Canberra. The band has since grown to a 5-piece unit and has since become the most sought after cover act in the ACT and surrounding areas. With influences from reggae, roots, country and RnB the H-Cee Family are known for their smooth blend of harmonies, their creative mixes and catchy original tunes which have a ‘feel good’ vibe that appeals to almost anyone.


Eclipse Lighting and Sound

Eclipse Lighting and Sound, a Canberra based business that services up and down the east coast of Australia. Supplying audio, lighting, screens, stages and more for any type of event you can imagine. The team at Eclipse are experienced, flexible and ready to make your event a success. From the very large to the very small, Eclipse do it all. If you need AV services for your next event, we highly recommend speaking with Eclipse Lighting and Sound.


Michael Bower

Michael Bower is an experienced and vibrant MC who has been hosting Charity Events, Private Functions and Wedding Receptions for over 30 years. He is also a Registered Marriage Celebrant. His style melds energy, with a keen eye for detail, to masterfully entertain and inform guests with an on-schedule and seamless delivery.

He is sought after to MC events all over Canberra and the region. He has a very personal touch in his approach and is always focused on ensuring that everyone enjoys themselves. The one thing that’s going to ensure your event is a hit is by hiring the right MC. Someone who is an expert at understanding your focus and knowing what is important to you. Michael Bower is that MC.


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A trio of dancers, each bringing a unique flavour to the dish that is TABLA bellydance. Dark and sultry moods with lashings of sweetness and a playful allure, TABLA bellydance are an experience you won’t want to miss. Scarlet, Amber and Samina will present you with a unique performance, filled with deliciously smooth moves, cheeky accents and flavoursome fun.

Scarlet, Amber and Samina from TABLA bellydance will be adding to the elegance, charm and mystique of the 2019 Dainere’s Rainbow Gala Fundraising Dinner with a Bal Masque inspired fusion-bellydance set. This unique performance, filled with spectacular props, deliciously smooth moves, and flavoursome fun, is sure to delight and entertain to all our honoured guests.

Look out for us at various shows in and around Canberra.

Find out more here –

or find us on Facebook and Instagram

Jeremy is now in his 22nd year of real estate in Canberra region – the best part of his working life! However that’s not what sets him apart from his fellow real estate agents, far from it – you see, Jeremy exudes a vital enthusiasm and energy – and that is what sets him apart.

What Jeremy’s clients love most about him is his dedication to wholeheartedly servicing their needs throughout the selling and buying process. His philosophy is simple – ‘whether you’re selling or buying, the experience should be a pleasure’.

Jeremy has lived in Canberra most of his life and knows our city extremely well – an invaluable asset for his clients. Jeremy’s commitment to ethics, client-focussed values and outstanding customer service will ensure you enjoy a smooth ride through your real estate transaction, and his long list of satisfied clients are testament to this – many are repeat business and referrals, the highest accolade a salesperson can receive.

Jeremy is a keen motorcyclist and enjoys the odd weekend away exploring different regions throughout Australia.

It is Jeremy’s many years of experience that gives Jeremy the empathy to connect with clients who are going through the process of buying or selling real estate and finding the right properties to suit his clients’ needs.

If you’ve been looking for the right agent to sell your home, Jeremy can take the worry out of it for you.


Happy days Jukebox and Party hire is a family owned business servicing the ACT and surrounding NSW.

Our aim is to provide our customers with great quality items at decent prices! We want to ensure we can suit everyone’s budget.

We cater for all events such as birthday parties, bucks and hen’s nights, engagements, weddings, charity events, corporate and Christmas functions.


  • Digital Video Jukeboxes
  • Karaoke Jukeboxes
  • Photo Booth
  • Light Up Letters
  • Frozen Cocktail/Slushie Machines
  • Tables & chairs
  • Amusement & Arcade Games such as Pinball Machines, Air Hockey & Pool tables

Contact us or 6242 7722 today to get your next party started!

Ask the cards about your fate with The Winter Fox Oracle. She is in tune with the energies of the world being able to pick up on your aura and spirit guides for wisdom. The Oracle is happy to be helping such a great cause and providing entertainment for curious souls.

Associate Professor David Ziegler is a paediatric oncologist, haematologist and bone marrow transplant physician. He has a subspecialisation in neuro-oncology and cares for children with benign and malignant brain tumours. He has a particular interest in developing and testing new treatments for children with incurable cancers.

Find out more

Mickey Suilt

Mickey Sulit is a 21-year-old solo singer-songwriter from Canberra, Australia. Her genre is a mixture of Indie-pop and a hint of jazz. She has created a name for herself through exposure in various festivals like Wanderland Music & Arts Festival (Manila, Philippines) and major events across Canberra and in the NSW region. Mickey was featured on the popular radio station Hit104.7 and has supported The Voice Australia, Amber Nichols as well as Mark Bautista’s Australian tour. She has also performed during at TEDx 2018. Mickey normally performs solo but every now and then, she gets together with her band to keep her company on bigger stages.

Event Decorators

With more than 15 years in the wedding and event industry in Canberra, there are very few who have more experience than Kathy and her team.  With creative flair and an eye for detail, Ivory Hollow Events will turn your dreams into a gorgeous reality – envisioning beautiful candy bars and decorating your event with ease.

Finalist -Brides choice Awards 2019

Unique, wondrous, affordable costumed hostessing for all occasions. From Mrs Claus to Town Crier. Available for children’s functions including Birthday’s, fetes and other parties where children need entertaining.

Also Promotional, Business Events and Functions a Speciality.  Why should the kids have all the fun!


Dainere's Rainbow is a not for profit organisation - 100% of all funds raised or donated go to paediatric brain tumour research at Sydney Children's Hospital
Our Corporate Partners

Sydney Children's Hospital Foundation are proud to display the new Registered Charity Tick from the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission (ACNC), which aims to gives reassurance to the public that the charities they support are transparent and accountable. We rely on your donations and volunteering to ensure we can continue our vital work, so we want you to know your support is making a difference. Where you see the logo, it means the charity is registered with the ACNC so the public can easily find out what they do, who their beneficiaries are, how they are governed and how they manage their finances.