Fun Running Events in Australia

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    Pine Rivers Charity Fun Run
    Sun 26th May
    AUD $5 - AUD $65
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    Pine Rivers Charity Fun Run

    Little Genesis Early Learning Centre, 12-16 Youngs Crossing Rd, Bray Park QLD 4500, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The Pine Rivers Charity Fun Run is a great Moreton Bay regional event. Run or walk as an individual, encourage your work or team mates to join in, or simply be part of this charity event and have some fun running or walking with your family and friends. It is an opportunity to have fun or to prove yourself as an individual whilst raising valuable funds for local and community projects as well as Rotary's charities, PolioPlus and ShelterBox.

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    Merimbula Fun Run
    Sun 26th May
    Merimbula, NSW, Australia
    AUD $25
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    Merimbula Fun Run

    3 Sapphire Coast Dr, Merimbula NSW 2548, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Sapphire Coast Runners are excited and proud to announce that we have joined forces with Rotary to this year assist in the staging of the Mothers Day Classic in Merimbula

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    Grapest 5k Fun Run – Hunter Valley
    Sat 1st Jun
    Rothbury, NSW, Australia
    AUD $30 - AUD $77
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    Grapest 5k Fun Run – Hunter Valley

    Hope Estate Road, Rothbury NSW 2320, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    There's no race quite like the Grapest 5K run. Enjoy an evening 5km or 10km run through the wineries of the Hunter Valley, and re-hydrate and cool down after with the wine tasting 1km Waddle. A great evening to enjoy with friends, topped off with live entertainment as the sun goes down.

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    NT City2Surf
    Sun 2nd Jun
    AUD $5 - AUD $50
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    NT City2Surf

    Casuarina Dr, Nightcliff NT 0810, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The longest running fun run in the NT, featuring a 12km, 4km and Marathon4Kids 1.1km event. The event will take place on Sunday 2nd June.

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    Griffith Sport Logan Fun Run
    Sun 9th Jun
    AUD $10 - AUD $47.50
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    Griffith Sport Logan Fun Run

    Griffith University, Logan Campus, 68 University Dr, Meadowbrook QLD 4131, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The Griffith Sport Logan Fun Run will be held on Sunday 9 June. The course traverses the most scenic areas of the Griffith University Logan Campus and Riverdale Park and is perfect for runners and walkers alike. So why not challenge yourself to this glorious cross country course in the 5km or 10km distance. There is something for everyone, even an on-road 1km Junior Dash for the kids plus free face painting!

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    Kiama Red Cross Fun Run
    Sun 9th Jun
    Kiama, NSW, Australia
    AUD $10 - AUD $20
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    Kiama Red Cross Fun Run

    56 Belvedere St, Kiama NSW 2533, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    A fun run that offers three distances, a 5km and 9km events for walkers and runners and the half marathon designed for serious runners only.

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    Glow Worm Tunnel Marathon
    Sat 15th Jun
    Newnes, NSW, Australia
    AUD $25 - AUD $180
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    Glow Worm Tunnel Marathon

    Newnes NSW 2790, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    A great weekend of trailrunning including a Marathon, Half Marathon, Fun Run and Mountain Dash. Kids treasure hunt, catering and entertainment.

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    Mini-Mos Community Fun Run and Fair
    Sun 16th Jun
    AUD $32 - AUD $56
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    Mini-Mos Community Fun Run and Fair

    Mosman Public School, 27 Belmont Rd, Mosman NSW 2088, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The Mini-Mos Community Fun Run and Fair features 2km, 5km and 10km road races around the streets of Mosman and the Mini-Mos Fair on the grounds of Mosman Public School. The Mini-Mos is a family event with a race for everyone.

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    Winter Solstice Fun Run
    Sun 16th Jun
    Portland, VIC, Australia
    Free - AUD $60
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    Winter Solstice Fun Run

    8 Connemara Ct, Portland VIC 3305, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The Portland Winter Solstice Fun Run incorporates three challenging and scenic distances which you can run or walk, a carnival finish line with food, music, and a free 1km Kid's Dash. Portland Runners Club proudly donates $2 per entry to Beats Cycle for Hope, with great prizes on offer.

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    Cooks River Fun Run
    Sun 23rd Jun
    AUD $15 - AUD $35
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    Cooks River Fun Run

    Freshwater Park, Ada Ave, Strathfield NSW 2135, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Tighten your laces runners! Strathfields much loved active living event the Cooks River Fun Run is returning!

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    Somerset Rail Trail Fun Run
    Sun 14th Jul
    Fernvale, QLD, Australia
    AUD $30
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    Somerset Rail Trail Fun Run

    Fernvale QLD 4306, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    This years Somerset Rail Trail Fun Run or Ride will take place on what is now Australias longest rail trail at a length of 161 kilometres.

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    Women’s Classic Fun Run
    Mon 15th Jul
    AUD $15 - AUD $45
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    Women’s Classic Fun Run

    1 Camfield Dr, Burswood WA 6100, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    This community event is conducted by the West Australian Marathon Club Inc. with the proceeds being donated to Breast Cancer Care WA. Our aim is to promote the sport of running. Participants have the option of a 10km and a 5km event. This option has been designed for those who want to be part of the great community event but feel 10km is too far. It is ideally suited for walkers or the very young with their parents.

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    AUD $25 - AUD $85
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    Jetty 2 Jetty Fun Run

    Crockatt Park, 229 Hornibrook Esplanade, Woody Point QLD 4019, AustraliaView event
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    From the organiser

    Whether you choose to walk or run ,the Jetty 2 Jetty Fu Run is an event for all ages and levels. Come and see why thousands return each year for Queensland's most scenic and longest running fun run.

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    Beach to Gardens Charity Fun Run
    Sun 28th Jul
    Mackay, QLD, Australia
    $35
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    Beach to Gardens Charity Fun Run

    Queens Park, Goldsmith St, East Mackay QLD 4740, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The Sydney St Medical Beach to Gardens Charity Fun Run will offer runners a selection of beautiful scenic routes from 5km, 8km, 16km and 21.1km situated on the Bluewater Trail within the tropics of Mackay and a 2.6 km dog walk at Iluka Park to raise vital funds for your local helicopter rescue service RACQ CQ Rescue. All three races will start and finish at Iluka Park.

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    Sydney Striders 10km Series - Race 7
    Sat 3rd Aug
    AUD $7 - AUD $20
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    Sydney Striders 10km Series - Race 7

    North Head, North Head, Manly NSW 2095, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The Sydney Striders 10K at North Head on Saturday, 3 August 2019 is part of a series is held on the first Saturday of every month from February to November.

    The 10K Series points score and awards are for Sydney Striders, but all runners over 18 years of age are welcome to run.

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    Bundaberg Sugar Cane2Coral Fun Run
    Sun 4th Aug
    Burnett Heads, QLD, Australia
    $15 - $35
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    Bundaberg Sugar Cane2Coral Fun Run

    Oaks Beach, 71 Sea Esplanade, Burnett Heads QLD 4670, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Mark the date to join the fun for the Bundaberg Sugar Cane2Coral Fun, Run or Walk Event where you pass by (some) iconic cane fields of Bundaberg and finish triumphantly at Neilson Park in Bargara overlooking the beautiful Coral Sea and help make a difference to your favourite charity and yourself!

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    Westies Joggers 3.5km Fun Run
    Sat 10th Aug
    AUD $20
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    Westies Joggers 3.5km Fun Run

    Lake Gillawarna, LOT 125 Beatty Parade, Georges Hall NSW 2198, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The Festival of the Feet offers 3km, 7km, 14km or 21.1km runs. All courses are off-road and wind their way along Georges River and around Lake Gillawarna, in the beautiful Mirrambeena Regional Park in Georges Hall. The event attracts more than 600 entrants, from serious competitors to fun runners & walkers and families - from babes in prams to energetic octogenarians. Everyone is welcome for a fun family day of fitness and festivities. We offer individual, team and family entries.

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    AUD $35
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    Devilbend Fun Run

    Devilbend Natural Features Reserve, 159 Graydens Rd, Moorooduc VIC 3933, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Enjoy being active outdoors? Looking for your next fitness challenge? Hoping to run further or faster than last year? Want to discover one of the Mornington Peninsulas hidden gems Whatever your motivation the Mornington Peninsula Athletic Club invites you to come on down and enjoy join the action. Bring the family and make a day of it exploring the beautiful Devilbend Natural Features Reserve, or recuperate at your favourite local caf or winery.

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    Pub2Pub Charity Fun Run & Festival
    Sun 25th Aug
    AUD $25 - AUD $60
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    Pub2Pub Charity Fun Run & Festival

    98 Dee Why Parade, Dee Why NSW 2099, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The iconic Pub2Pub Charity Fun Run and Festival celebrates its 26th year of raising much needed funds for worthy local charities on Sydneys Northern Beaches. Organised by the Rotary Club of Brookvale, over those 26 years, the event has raised over $3.5 million dollars for wonderful organisations including Life Education Australia, Northern Beaches Interchange (NBI), Surf Life Saving Northern Beaches, Without A Ribbon, Bear Cottage, Cerebral Palsey Alliance and Sunnyfield.

    The event has three course options, catering for everyone from serious runners to families 13km from Dee Why Beach to Newport Beach; 6km from Warriewood to Newport Beach; and 3km from Mona Vale to Newport Beach. This is undoubtedly Sydneys most scenic fun run, taking in many of the spectacularly beautiful Northern Beaches. A huge Family Festival is held at the Newport Beach finish line with live music, a licensed bar area, international food options and plenty of fun rides and games for the kids.

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    Greater Bank Sydney Half + Greater Bank 7km & 4km Fun Run
    Sun 25th Aug
    AUD $15
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    Greater Bank Sydney Half + Greater Bank 7km & 4km Fun Run

    Cathy Freeman Park, Sydney Olympic Park NSW 2127, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The Greater Bank Sydney Half is part of Athletics Greater Bank RunNSW series and will also incorporate the NSW Half Marathon Championships. The event will also feature a 7km and 4km Fun Run to ensure there is something for everyone. Athletics NSW medals will be on the line for U/20, Open and Masters categories in the half for registered members. All races are open to members AND the general running public.

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    Westpac City-Bay Fun Run
    Sun 15th Sep
    AUD $40 - AUD $90
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    Westpac City-Bay Fun Run

    The Junction, 470 Anzac Hwy, Camden Park SA 5038, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The Westpac City-Bay Fun Run Presented by Sunday Mail is South Australias largest and most iconic fun run, which see participants run, walk, and wheelchair from Adelaide's CBD to the beachside city of Glenelg. The City-Bay Fun Run has a 3km, 6km, 12km and a Half Marathon event. Tens of thousands of participants from around South Australia and Australia travel to Adelaide participate.

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    Grapest 5k Fun Run – Canberra
    Sat 28th Sep
    Collector, NSW, Australia
    AUD $25 - AUD $77
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    Grapest 5k Fun Run – Canberra

    The Vineyards Rd, Collector NSW 2581, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Who said you cant drink wine AND exercise? Experience a great evening with friends, with a little fitness & lots of fun. You will work up a thirst with the 5k or 10k run through amazing wineries across Australia. Then enjoy a cool down through the wine tasting waddle to re-energise yourself before some grape dancing with our live entertainment as the sun goes down.We bet youve never run a race quite like the Grapest 5k Run!

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    Sri Chinmoy Labour Day Fun Run
    Mon 7th Oct
    AUD $15 - AUD $22
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    Sri Chinmoy Labour Day Fun Run

    Lake Burley Griffin Cruises, Queen Elizabeth Terrace, Parkes ACT 2600, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Since 1984, the Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team has conducted 10 km and 4 km Fun-Runs along the popular signposted Sri Chinmoy 10 km Recreational Running course on the cycle path along the northern shore of Lake Burley Griffin, starting and finishing at Acton Ferry Terminal.

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    Greater Bank Armidale Fun Run
    Sun 3rd Nov
    Armidale, NSW, Australia
    AUD $11.50 - AUD $110
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    Greater Bank Armidale Fun Run

    Harris Park, 144-150 Kirkwood St, Armidale NSW 2350, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Run in Australia's Highest City in the Greater Bank Armidale Fun Run will be held for the sixth time on Sunday 3rd November 2019. The event has attracted over 450 runners in all previous events and has strong roots in the local community including the Armidale Athletics Club and Armidale parkrun.

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    Red Run – Remembrance Day Fun Run
    Sun 3rd Nov
    AUD $40 - AUD $55
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    Red Run – Remembrance Day Fun Run

    21 Kittyhawk Dr, Chermside QLD 4032, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Run or Walk to change lives through innovative medical research.

    Run or Walk to remember...

    Honour the legacy of our diggers this Remembrance Day by taking part in the 2018 Red Run on Sunday 3rd of November 2019.

    Our veterans were there for us in our time of need. Now its our turn.

    Sign up for the Red Run now to raise funds for research into veteran health, liver Cancer and liver Disease.

    One in four Australians has, or will develop, fatty liver disease, which can progress to liver cancer if left untreated. It is a health crisis that affects all Australians - with liver cancer now the fastest increasing cause of cancer mortality in the country.

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    Grapest 5k Fun Run – TAS
    Sat 23rd Nov
    Pipers Brook, TAS, Australia
    AUD $25 - AUD $77
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    Grapest 5k Fun Run – TAS

    Pipers Brook Fire Station, 14 Hall Rd, Pipers Brook TAS 7254, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    There's no race quite like the Grapest 5K run. Enjoy an evening 5km or 10km run through the wineries of the Hunter Valley, and re-hydrate and cool down after with the wine tasting 1km Waddle. A great evening to enjoy with friends, topped off with live entertainment as the sun goes down.

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    MS Walk + Fun Run- Melbourne
    Sun 2nd Jun
    Booking Closed
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    MS Walk + Fun Run- Melbourne

    22 Aughtie Dr, Albert Park VIC 3206, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Enjoy a great day out with family and friends on Sunday, 2 June 2019 and support Australians living with multiple sclerosis by taking part in the MS Walk + Fun Run at Albert Park Lake in Melbourne, Victoria. Since the first event in 1989, MS Walk + Fun Run participants have raised millions of dollars to fund essential services and support for people living with MS.

    Choose to run or walk 5km or 10km, while taking in the views of Melbournes most recognizable landmarks.

    The Melbourne MS Walk + fun Run is an easy grade track that start and finish at Lakeside Drive, Albert Park Lake.

    Remember that the MS Walk + Fun Run route is wheelchair and stroller friendly.

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    Westies Joggers 3.5km Fun Run - June
    Sat 8th Jun
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    Westies Joggers 3.5km Fun Run - June

    4 Denman Rd, Georges Hall NSW 2198, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Come run with us in the 3.5km Handicap Race. New runners and visitors welcome!

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    Victorian Road Runners Woodlands Park Fun Run
    Sun 23rd Jun
    Greenvale, VIC, Australia
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    Victorian Road Runners Woodlands Park Fun Run

    Oaklands Rd, Greenvale VIC 3059, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The Victorian Road Runners Princes Park Fun Run has a 5km and 10km fun run/walk on a course around Woodlands Park.

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    Westies Joggers 10km Fun Run
    Sat 6th Jul
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    Westies Joggers 10km Fun Run

    Lake Gillawarna, Lake Gillawarna, New South Wales, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Come run with us in the 10km Handicap Race. New runners and visitors welcome!

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    Waratah Series Street Relays
    Sat 13th Jul
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    Waratah Series Street Relays

    University of Newcastle, University Dr, Callaghan NSW 2308, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The Street Relays is a truly unique event that should be on everyones fun run calendar! There are a range of different team options on offer, whether you are a member of a club or just want to grab four of your friends to come along and each run distances between 2-4km! The event is held through the streets of the beautiful University of Newcastle, Central Coast Campus, Ourimbah and is suitable for all ages and abilities. On top of this, the event will play host to on the day activations, food and drink stalls, encaptivating race callers as well as entertaining music.

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    Roseville Chase Rotary Fun Run
    Sun 21st Jul
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    Roseville Chase Rotary Fun Run

    Castle Cove Park, 36 Holly St, Castle Cove NSW 2069, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The next Roseville Chase Rotary Fun Run is on Sunday 21st July in Castle Cove - 10km, 5km & 2km events

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    Westies Joggers 10K Fun Run
    Sat 3rd Aug
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    Westies Joggers 10K Fun Run

    Henry Lawson Dr, Georges Hall NSW 2198, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Come run with us in the 10km Handicap Race. New runners and visitors welcome!

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    Kalinga Dash Fun Run
    Sun 11th Aug
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    Kalinga Dash Fun Run

    Kalinga Park, 31 Kalinga St, Clayfield QLD 4011, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Welcome to the Kalinga Dash. Come and join us for an awesome day of running and having fun. There's something for everyone!

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    VRR Princes Park Fun Run
    Sun 25th Aug
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    VRR Princes Park Fun Run

    YMCA Victoria Youth Services, Gate 3, IKON Park 400 Royal Parade,Princess hill, Melbourne VIC 3054, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The Victorian Road Runners Princes Park Fun Run on Sunday, 25 August 2019 is on a flat course around Princes Park and Melbourne General Cemetery. This event is organised by the Victorian Road Runners but you do not need to be a club member to participate. Enter on the day.

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    Vision Challenge Fun Run/Walk
    Sun 25th Aug
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    Vision Challenge Fun Run/Walk

    Victoria Square Tarntanyangga, Grote St, Adelaide SA 5000, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Grab a partner & meet the challenge of walking, jogging or running 2, 4 or 8km whilst wearing a blindfold! You can choose to either run blindfolded, being guided by your partner(s) through the course or just have a run on your own. However, if you arent comfortable wearing a blindfold, run the course as your favourite masked superhero and have the chance to win some exciting prizes!

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    Darrel Chapman Fun Run
    Sun 25th Aug
    Lismore, NSW, Australia
    Coming Soon
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    Darrel Chapman Fun Run

    Woodlark St, Lismore NSW 2480, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    The Darrel Chapman Fun Run is an event that has been established in Lismore for over 20 years. The NAB, Lords Taverners and the Masters Games team with Our Kids to ensure the event will be even bigger than before. This year it will include a 4km walk/run, a 10km run and for the first time, the region only half marathon.

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    Westies Joggers 10km Fun Run
    Sat 31st Aug
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    Westies Joggers 10km Fun Run

    Lake Gillawarna, LOT 125 Beatty Parade, Georges Hall NSW 2198, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Come run with us in the 5km & 10km Group Runs starting at 7:30am. Everyone welcome!

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    Lane Cove Fun Run
    Sun 8th Sep
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    Lane Cove Fun Run

    Kingsford Smith Oval, Kenneth St & Stuart St, Longueville NSW 2066, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Be among the crowd on the starting line in the Lane Cove Fun Run OUR community Fun Run. We encourage everyone to enter into the FUN of the event, dress up, get your kids to dress up and dress up those strollers!

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    Coburg Fun Run & Walk
    Sun 8th Sep
    Coburg North, VIC, Australia
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    Coburg Fun Run & Walk

    Harold Stevens Athletic Track, 20 Outlook Rd, Coburg North VIC 3058, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Welcome to the Coburg Harriers Fun Runs, join one of Melbournes oldest athletic clubs by participating in our friendly fun run events. All events are run by Coburg Athletic Club volunteers and all income from events goes to the club to enable us to put on affordable community events such as fun runs and to foster junior athletic development at the club level. We welcome runners (and walkers) of all levels, our emphasis is on participating at your best

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    Moruya Town to Surf Fun Run
    Sun 8th Sep
    Moruya Heads, NSW, Australia
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    Moruya Town to Surf Fun Run

    6-8 Constable St, Moruya Heads NSW 2537, AustraliaView event
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    Budget Hobart Fun Run
    Sun 15th Sep
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    Budget Hobart Fun Run

    Hobart TAS 7000, AustraliaView event
    About the event
    From the organiser

    Running for over 25 years the Hobart Fun Run is one of Tasmanias longest running event. Each year it sees a capacity crowd as participants young and old enjoy the freshness of the Spring morning on Hobarts waterfront.

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