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Warm Wondai Welcome For Runners

Warm Wondai Welcome For Runners

Grey skies and the ever-present threat of rain didn’t dampen any enthusiasm at the annual Wondai Country Running Festival at the weekend.

Big Weekend Planned In Wondai

Big Weekend Planned In Wondai

One of Wondai’s biggest events of the year is on again this weekend … and there’s still time to take part!

Dead Cow Comes Back To Life

Dead Cow Comes Back To Life

The Dead Cow Gully Backyard Ultra at Runnymede – which was postponed earlier this year due to the Brisbane COVID lockdown – has been rescheduled for this weekend.

Mother’s Day Classic Is Back

Mother’s Day Classic Is Back

The annual Mother’s Day Classic fun run / walk will be returning across Australia on May 9 to raise funds for breast cancer research.

Parkrunners Get Set To Return

Parkrunners Get Set To Return

Weekend runners will be happy … parkrun will be back in action from November 28!

Runners Rush To Wondai

Runners Rush To Wondai

The skies may have been grey at the start of Saturday but there was nothing but smiles on the faces of the 300 or so runners who rolled up for the annual Wondai Country Running Festival.

Wondai Runners Raring To Go

Wondai Runners Raring To Go

Wondai’s Country Running Festival will be making its fourth outing this Saturday and organisers will be hoping for fine weather all weekend.

Runners Test Marathon Course

Runners Test Marathon Course

Almost 40 runners visited Nanango on Sunday morning to try out the track that will be used for a new running festival.

Famous Face To Greet Runners

Famous Face To Greet Runners

Australian long-distance running legend Ron Grant will be the official ambassador for a new running festival which will debut in the South Burnett on April 3 next year.

Pandemic Can’t Stop Pink Runners

Pandemic Can’t Stop Pink Runners

It wouldn’t be Mother’s Day without runners donning outrageous pink outfits to raise vitally needed funds across Australia for cancer research

Ros Is Running Off To London

Ros Is Running Off To London

Five years after being diagnosed with breast cancer, South Burnett councillor Ros Heit is proving that a devastating diagnosis doesn’t have to be a fatal one.

Wondai Festival A Runaway Success

Wondai Festival A Runaway Success

A heartwarming event at this year’s Wondai Country Running Festival drew a big roll-up for its first outing, and even bigger applause for participants

Record Roll-Up At Fun Run

Record Roll-Up At Fun Run

The Ration Shed’s annual Reconciliation Fun Run from Murgon to Cherbourg celebrated its sixth outing on Sunday with a record attendance.

Festival Marks ‘Spirit Of Maidenwell’

Festival Marks ‘Spirit Of Maidenwell’

A small annual festival created by runners in 2015 celebrated its fifth outing in Maidenwell over the Easter break with several additions to its schedule.

Big Weekend Is Off And Running

Big Weekend Is Off And Running

There’s a huge weekend of activities coming up in the South Burnett for Easter … from traditional Easter celebrations to horse racing, marathon running, a garden expo and a bullride.

Art Raffle Helps Fund Fun Run

Art Raffle Helps Fund Fun Run

The second fundraising raffle for The Ration Shed’s 2019 Reconciliation Fun Run was drawn on Friday … and the winner was a visitor to Cherbourg.

Fundraising Starts For Fun Run

Fundraising Starts For Fun Run

Fundraising has begun for The Ration Shed’s 2019 Reconciliation Fun Run from Murgon to Cherbourg.

Running Course Ready For New Intake

Running Course Ready For New Intake

A 16-strong team from Go Getta Girls Running Group travelled to Brisbane recently to compete in the McDonalds Brisbane Marathon.

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