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Sun 12 May 2024

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One event on Sat May 11, 2024 at 12:00 am

One event on Sun May 12, 2024 at 12:00 am

Mareeba to Chillagoe

The Great Wheel Barrow Race 2024 at The Great Wheel Barrow Race 2024

In May of each year, Mareeba Shire Council plays host to ’The Great Wheelbarrow Race’. This is an event where competitors push an empty wheelbarrow along the ’Wheelbarrow Way’ between Mareeba and Chillagoe in three stages while fundraising for charities and local clubs.

 

Friday, 10 May 2024 – Mareeba to Dimbulah, with an overnight stay and celebrations in Dimbulah

 

Saturday, 11 May 2024 – Dimbulah to Almaden with a lunch stop in Petford and overnight stay and celebrations in Almaden

 

Sunday, 12 May 2024 – Almaden to Chillagoe with race presentations once the final competitor crosses the finish line.

 

For more information please visit the The Great Wheel Barrow Race website.

 

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Details

Date:
Sun 12 May 2024
Event Category:
Website:
https://greatwheelbarrowrace.com.au

Organiser

Mareeba Shire Council
Phone
1300 308 461
Email
info@msc.qld.gov.au
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Other

Submitter's First Name (required)
Yoonha
Submitter's Last Name (required)
Kang
Submitter's Email (required)
studio@gatewaymedia.com.au