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...

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...

2015 Results

The twelfth annual Great Wheelbarrow Race which finished on Sunday has raised a jaw-dropping $243,300 for charity, making the total raised in the past two years well over the one million dollar mark. "That is a magnificent result and a great effort. The event is...

Australian Geo Article

The current May/June issue of Aus Geo  has a fantastic article about Mareeba and the Great Wheelbarrow Race. Pretty impressive!! Great for our area!

2013 Results

Great Wheelbarrow Race has record-shattering 10th anniversary   THE tenth anniversary Great Wheelbarrow Race which finished on Sunday has raised a jaw-dropping $461,000.10 for charity. "That is a stunning result and just blows away the previous record of...

Great Wheelbarrow Race 2023

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Fundraising Amounts

 

Year         Amount

2007       $13,480

2008       $14,200

2009       $44,398

2010       $87,315

2011       $123,000

2012       $153,000

2013       $461,000

2014       $437,000

2015       $243,300

2016       $200,000

2017       $195,289

2018       $110,000

2019       $140,000

2020       COVID-19

2021       COVID-19

2022       $132,230

Total      $2,354,212 which is outstanding for any sporting event.