Welcome to Fundraising Ideas

Fundraising Ideas has been helping Australia’s school and club fundraising volunteers for over 15 years! With plenty of fundraising ideas and amazing fundraising idea videos you'll have plenty of inspiration :-) Join over 20,000 other volunteers who get our free newsletter! Happy Fundraising!

Great Ideas Video Series

Watch these 60 second videos to have your questions answered.

Crazy Hair Day

Crazy Hair Day is a simple, fun fundraiser. In exchange for a donation - usually a gold coin - participants can go 'crazy' with their hairstyles.

Children’s Artwork

Many items can be combined with children’s artwork to make excellent fundraisers.

Silent Fundraising

One emerging option for schools is to engage in silent fundraising, activities that can deliver money to schools without parents having to be asked to outlay their time or cash.


Using toys fundraising as part of your fundraiser calendar earns your group a percentage of sales. Read here for more information.


Sponsorboard offers a simple program to support schools, clubs and community groups with their sponsorship. Request our info pack to find out what groups similar to yours can raise.

Tea Towels

Personalised tea towels also make keepsake reminders of a child’s artistic development or a community group milestone, special event or anniversary.

Street Numbers

Visit homes in your local area and offer to paint street numbers on the kerb.

Mr Showbags

Easy, effective fundraising. Australian market leading showbags. Large range of showbags and lucky dips, simply open the boxes and sell. Now offering showbag drives.

Published Authors Cookbooks

Publish Authors Cookbooks make it so easy to publish a low cost premium quality cookbook fundraiser for your preschool, school or community group that everyone will just love!


A-thons come in all forms, limited only by your imagination! Sportathon, Spellathon, Danceathon, Walkathon...

Toad Races

Cane toads, cockroaches, whatever - we all hate them but what a great fundraiser they make on a race track of sorts.

Signature Engraving

Our engraved bricks and pavers are a profitable fundraising product for a range of organisations including sports clubs, councils and schools across Australia.