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2020
May 2020
  •   A fun run event held in Rockhampton to raise money for a good cause. The event is open to families and runners of all ages, some runners even do the course with prams in hand. You can register as an individual or with ...
  •   A fun run event held in Perth to raise money and make a difference for good causes. Run. Jog. Walk. Wheel the 4km, 12km or Half Marathon.   Event Location: 27 Perth, WA 600 Please Note: Bowel Cancer Australia is not involved in the organising, running or managing ...
  •   If you’re looking for something different for your next fitness challenge, look no further than this epic stair climbing challenge inside the iconic SCG. There are course options for everyone – full course (6,700 steps), short course (4,000 steps) and for those who want to ...
June 2020
  • Bowel Cancer Awareness Month | 1-30 June
    Monday 01 June 2020 - Tuesday 30 June 2020
     Host your own event   |   Online Fundraiser   |   Merchandise June is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month, a Bowel Cancer Australia initiative to raise awareness of Australia's second deadliest cancer and raise funds for the leading community-funded charity dedicated to prevention, early diagnosis, research, quality treatment and the best care for everyone affected by bowel ...
  •   Join us for an epic stair climbing challenge inside the iconic Gabba stadium in Brisbane. There are course options for everyone – full course (5,000 steps) for stompers 12 years and older and Junior Stomp (600 steps) for kids 5-11 years. And for those ...
  • Red Apple Day | 17 June
    Wednesday 17 June 2020
     Host your own event   |   Online Fundraiser   |   Merchandise A highlight of Bowel Cancer Awareness Month is Red Apple Day, when Australians are encouraged to support the vital work of Bowel Cancer Australia through the purchase of a Bowel Cancer Awareness Ribbon and apple themed fundraising activities.        Please Note: Bowel Cancer Australia is ...
July 2020
  • Gold Coast Marathon | (cancelled by event organiser) 4-5 July
    Saturday 04 July 2020 - Sunday 05 July 2020
      Thousands of participants of all ages and abilities come together on the Gold Coast each year to take part in the Gold Coast Marathon. The run is famous for its flat, fast and scenic course located alongside the city’s renowned surf beaches and ...
  •   The MCG is one of the largest stadiums on the planet boasting a seating capacity of 100,024. That’s a lot of seats, which means a lot of stairs. There are course options for everyone's abilty – full course (7,300 steps), short course (1,900 steps) ...
  • Run Melbourne | 26 July
    Sunday 26 July 2020
      Run Melbourne isn’t your average run. With closed roads and a fast, flat course, more than 20,000 runners descend on the streets, heading past some of Melbourne’s most famous landmarks. Cheer zones and epic vibes make this a race weekend unlike any other. Join ...
  •   Join us for an epic stair climbing challenge inside the iconic Adelaide Oval. There are course options for everyone – full course (6,000 stairs), short course (3,300 stairs) and Junior Stomp (1,000 stairs). And for those who want to stomp until they drop  Stomp ...
August 2020
  • 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon | 14-16 August
    Friday 14 August 2020 - Sunday 16 August 2020
     The 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon and Community Running Festival is one of the most-loved running festivals in Australia..Event distances include the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km, 5km and the 2km. Each road race follows the stunning coastline of Alexandra Headlands with white sandy beaches ...
  • Great Ocean Road Running Festival | 22-23 August
    Saturday 22 August 2020 - Sunday 23 August 2020
      The Great Ocean Road Running Festival is held in a beautiful and unique area of Victoria, Australia on the Southern Ocean. The Great Ocean Road is an icon in Australia and is renowned throughout the world for its beauty and panoramic views of the ...
  • Tough Mudder Brisbane | 22-23 August
    Saturday 22 August 2020 - Sunday 23 August 2020
      Tough Mudder Australia is mixing things up – this is our biggest year yet and there’s no reason to not be part of it. Our events series will include the following: Tough Mudder Classic – 16k course, 25 best in class obstacles designed to ...
  •   Be a part of history and join runners from around the country taking part in the iconic Canberra Times Marathon Festival. Australia’s oldest city run will be a two-day running extravaganza from the kids mile to the ultra marathon.  Event Location: King George Terrace, ...
September 2020
  • 7 Cairns Marathon | 20 September
    Sunday 20 September 2020
      The 7 Cairns Marathon Festival is a must-do event located in beautiful North Queensland. With a distance to suit every ability and age group, event distances include the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km, 5km and the 2km. Event Location: Fogarty Park, 42-50 Esplanade, Cairns City QLD ...
  •   Blackmores Sydney Running Festival is an iconic event with a spectacular course that includes a run over the Sydney Harbour Bridge and a finish at Sydney Opera House. The festival features a marathon, half marathon, bridge run and a family fun run. Event Location: ...
  • Meat Free Week | 21-27 September
    Monday 21 September 2020 - Sunday 27 September 2020
      Meat Free Week challenges participants to give up meat for seven days and raise funds for a great cause. Challenge yourself, your family, your friends and colleagues to give up meat for seven days and discover how easy it is to make little changes that can create a big difference.      Host your own ...
October 2020
  • Run The Rock | 1 October
    Thursday 01 October 2020
    The quiet country roads and picturesque surrounds of Hanging Rock provide the perfect setting for a run or walk. Choose from a 2km kids run, 5km run/walk, 13.5km and 22km half marathon.  Post event is as much fun with entertainment provided by musicians, food trucks, ...
  •   Be a part of Australia’s largest marathon and race alongside marathon legends. Circle around Albert Park Lake, Flinders Street Station, pass the St Kilda beach foreshore and cross the finish line at the MCG to cheers from supporters, family and friends. The Melbourne ...
  • Tough Mudder Melbourne | 17-18 October
    Saturday 17 October 2020 - Sunday 18 October 2020
      Tough Mudder Australia is mixing things up – this is our biggest year yet and there’s no reason to not be part of it. Our events series will include the following: Tough Mudder Classic – 16k course, 25 best in class obstacles designed to ...
  • Bowral Classic | 18 October
    Sunday 18 October 2020
      Join the Bowral Classic cycle riding through the beautful Southern Highlands. Riders can choose from four loops on offer – 160km Maxi Classic, 125km Challenge Classic, 90km Rouleurs Classic or 35KM Scoial Classic. Event Location: Bong Bong Street, Bowral NSW 2576 Please Note: Bowel Cancer Australia is ...
  •   The Sun-Herald City2Surf has transformed from a humble, local road race to the world's largest fun run attracting 85,000+ participants from across the globe. The 14km course from Sydney’s CBD to Bondi Beach has now become one of the most loved and largest community events in the ...
November 2020
  •   The Sydney Morning Herald Half Marathon is Australia’s largest and most prestigious Half Marathon event. The iconic course takes runners past the beautiful sights such as the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House, Darling Harbour and the Royal Botanical Gardens. The event is open ...
  • Tough Mudder Sydney | 21-22 November
    Saturday 21 November 2020 - Sunday 22 November 2020
      Tough Mudder Australia is mixing things up – this is our biggest year yet and there’s no reason to not be part of it. Our events series will include the following: Tough Mudder Classic – 16k course, 25 best in class obstacles designed to ...
December 2020
  • Decembeard | 1-31 December
    Tuesday 01 December 2020 - Thursday 31 December 2020
    Host your own event   |   Donate  |     Sign up to fundraise online Decembeard is a hair–raising fundraiser held during the month of December. Encouraging men to grow a beard and women or childen to fake a beard to raise awareness and much needed funds for Bowel Cancer Australia.     Please Note: Bowel Cancer Australia is not ...

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