Participants fundraise individually and as teams for the annual Life’s Little Treasures Foundation fundraiser, which will take place in seven Australian cities this year.
A group of parents of premature babies formed Life’s Little Treasures in 2005, frustrated by the lack of support available to people in their situation.
The World Health Organisation says complications following pre-term birth are the world’s leading cause of death in newborns.
The Perth walk is along the South Perth foreshore. For more information, visit lifeslittletreasures.org.au.