Great Wheelbarrow Race 2017 – Bringing the Gold Home

THE annual Great Wheelbarrow Race is set for a shake up next year after the committee voted to turn the race around. After 13 years running from Mareeba to Chillagoe, Committee Chair Nipper Brown said it was time to ‘bring the gold home’ to...

Great Wheelbarrow Race 2016 Results

Final Results can be viewed and downloaded here Despite team numbers being down from last year, the thirteenth annual Great Wheelbarrow Race which finished on Sunday, raised over $200,000 for local, national and international charities. Organising committee chair Councillor Nipper Brown said the event was again, a great success. “I believe it went really well overall. […]

Final Results can be viewed and downloaded here Despite team numbers being down from last year, the thirteenth annual Great Wheelbarrow Race which finished on Sunday, raised over $200,000 for local, national and international charities. Organising committee chair...

Get ready for the 2016 Great Wheelbarrow Race

They laugh, they sweat, they puff and they push – the Great Wheelbarrow Race is one of the major events on the Mareeba Shire calendar and this year, organisers are hoping to make it bigger and better! Race Committee Chair Cr Nipper Brown said the first Great Wheelbarrow Race, held in 2004, wanted to honour […]

They laugh, they sweat, they puff and they push – the Great Wheelbarrow Race is one of the major events on the Mareeba Shire calendar and this year, organisers are hoping to make it bigger and better! Race Committee Chair Cr Nipper Brown said the first Great...

2016 Nomination Form

2016 Registrations now open Download 2016 Nomination Form here 13-15 May 2016

2016 Registrations now open Download 2016 Nomination Form here 13-15 May 2016...