the ride

Welcome to the MACA Cancer 200 Ride for The Perkins.

A life-changing 200km, two-day journey uniting the community by supporting WA researchers to beat the world’s toughest cancers to ensure you and your loved ones have longer, healthier and better lives. The highest (and friendliest) charity cycling event in Australia attracts all types of riders. They come together for two days filled with camaraderie, stunning scenery and the satisfaction of making a real impact on cancer research by helping Perkins researchers beat this terrible disease.
The Ride is held on Saturday and Sunday, 12 & 13 October 2024. Sign up today as places are limited. Let’s Ride!

launch your ride journey


Join the MACA Cancer 200
Ride for the Perkins here.


Every rider pledges to raise a minimum of $2,500 (but many raise a lot more!).
You'll receive substantial support and tools for success.


With 200km ahead, it’s wise to start with a steady training program and gradually build momentum.


Throughout your Ride journey, you can complete several easy tasks to collect badges. These badges unlock special rewards that will all be added to your Ride pack. These sought after items are designed to keep you safe and offer relief from the elements while you conquer cancer.

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ride weekend

Get ready to experience a life-changing, fully supported weekend. Expect the exhilarating challenge of cycling 200kms as you forge new friendships or reunite with familiar faces. 


Join riders on a 200km journey over two days. Starting from Optus Stadium to Mandurah Ride Village for an overnight stay, then returning to Optus Stadium the next day.


Celebrate your inspiring journey with fellow riders all weekend. Experience the thrill of departing from Optus Stadium. Enjoy the camaraderie at the Saturday Night Celebration, hearing inspiring stories. Cross the finish line and celebrate with teammates and loved ones at the WestTrac Welcome Back at The Camfield.


Set off on the massive challenge of The Ride, conquering not just 200km but also cancer. Surrounded by passionate riders, you play a crucial role in strengthening cancer research right here in WA.

backing every rider, every km

The MACA Cancer 200 is a community of riders of all fitness levels, experience, and backgrounds. What unites each rider? They all ride to fight for a cancer-free future.

The Ride is a fully supported event welcoming team and solo riders and backing each person on their journey. Sign up and you will receive not only tips on fundraising but rewards, incentives and opportunities to win fantastic prizes.  

All riders receive:

  • Tent accommodation at Mandurah (if required).
  • All meals and snacks over the two day ride.
  • Massage and wellness support.
  • Safety support.
  • Plus a couple of special surprises (shhh those are top secret for now!).

We’ve got you covered so you can focus on training and smashing your fundraising target.

haven't got you across the line yet?

Check out our FAQ hub or be inspired to sign up by reading about the innovative research happening at the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research.