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Sunday 21st July
8am to 2pm

MARATHON STARTS AT 7AM

We are bringing the bounce to the bush!

The goal is to have fun!! You get 40 minutes to go your hardest on an 8 mega monster obstacle course - walk it, run it, charge it, this course should be enjoyed at your own pace.

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The Rail Trail Fun Run Fever

We are bringing the bounce to the bush

The goal is to have fun!! You get 40 minutes to go your hardest on an 8 mega monster obstacle course - walk it, run it, charge it, this course should be enjoyed at your own pace. Whether you like it or not, it's definitely a workout, so bring your "A" game.

Event Times

We recommend participants arrive at the event 20 minutes before their wave time

8.30am Registration Open
9:00am - 9:40am
10:00am - 10:40am
11:00pm - 11:40am
12:00pm - 12:40pm
1:00pm - 1:40pm
2:00pm - 2:40pm

Marathon / Duathlon

Set in the stunning surrounds of the South Burnett Region, the Murgon Marathon is incorporated into the Murgon Rail Trail Festival and offers events for walkers, runners of 5km, 10km, half marathon and in addition to a duathlon and team relay events.

The route takes participants along the South Burnett Rail Trail, along out and back routes starting at the Murgon trail head. The section has a bitumen cover and offers a superb running surface for both running and riding while retaining the benefits of a typical trail environment. It's flat by no means and will be very fast for some while others can simply take their time and soak up the atmosphere

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Billy Cart Competition

This event is open to anyone interested in billy carts

RULES OF RACING:

  • Helmets are COMPULSORY
  • All drivers must wear closed in shoes
  • Seat belts must be worn
  • 1 driver and 1 pusher
  • Keep all limbs in cart at all times
  • Drivers must not exit billy cart until officials have given permission
  • All children must have parental consent form signed before they will be able to compete in the race
  • Carts will be available on the day for those who do not have one
  • Drivers parents or guardians must sign a declaration before the start of the race which removes the committee from any responsibility for injuries to drivers or damage to property during the event
  • Prizes for best cart and fastest lap

Entertainment

  • Live Entertainment with Amy Goldsmith & Rowan Edwards
  • Pig Races
  • Animal Farm
  • Jumping Castles
  • Live Entertainment
  • Food, Wine, Market Stalls and Lots More...
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Kids under 90cm are not permitted to run on the Rail Trail Fun Run course however we have not left them out. We have ample of activities available for kids at the Murgon Rail Trail Festival - including animal farm, go cart racing, jumping castle , and much much more...

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How To Get Here

The Rail Trail Fun Run Fever will be held at the Murgon Sports Grounds on MacAlister Street Murgon.

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