2012 Wheelbarrow Race to be Aired on Channel 7

Special TV program to be aired The 2012 Great Wheelbarrow Race will be featured in a special half hour segment on Channel 7’s Queensland Weekender on Saturday 23rd June at 5.30pm. Tune in to see highlights of the race.

Special TV program to be aired The 2012 Great Wheelbarrow Race will be featured in a special half hour segment on Channel 7’s Queensland Weekender on Saturday 23rd June at 5.30pm. Tune in to see highlights of the race....

‘Chillagoe Fossil’ ready to race

‘Chillagoe Fossil’ ready to break the 1000km mark in 2012 Great Wheelbarrow Race When Jon Booth celebrates his 76th birthday a few days after the 2012 Great Wheelbarrow Race, he wants to also celebrate another milestone – breaking the 1000km mark. Jon has competed in every Wheelbarrow Race since its inception in 2004, but ran the first two […]

‘Chillagoe Fossil’ ready to break the 1000km mark in 2012 Great Wheelbarrow Race When Jon Booth celebrates his 76th birthday a few days after the 2012 Great Wheelbarrow Race, he wants to also celebrate another milestone – breaking the 1000km mark....

Race Souvenirs

This year, the Great Wheelbarrow Race will be selling souvenirs at Dimbulah, Almaden and Chillagoe. Specially designed T-Shirts, caps and USB sticks will be on sale. Look for Robyn or Karen at the finish of Dimbulah, Almaden and Chillagoe. More details on this soon …..

This year, the Great Wheelbarrow Race will be selling souvenirs at Dimbulah, Almaden and Chillagoe. Specially designed T-Shirts, caps and USB sticks will be on sale. Look for Robyn or Karen at the finish of Dimbulah, Almaden and Chillagoe. More details on this soon...

Accommodation

Accommodation along the race is varied – from small hotels to caravan parks and camping. Please call the local accommodation outlets to find out about what’s on offer and whether you need to book. Dimbulah Dimbulah Caravan Park – 4093 5242 Junction Hotel – 4093 5206 Almaden Tamarind Gardens Caravan Park – 4094 8201 Railway […]

Accommodation along the race is varied – from small hotels to caravan parks and camping. Please call the local accommodation outlets to find out about what’s on offer and whether you need to book. Dimbulah Dimbulah Caravan Park – 4093 5242 Junction...

Do you want to be a Marshall?

Each team (or solo) participating in the Great Wheelbarrow Race needs a marshall. All marshalls receive a free Great Wheelbarrow Race T-shirt, and $50 for food along the way. If you would like to volunteer to be a race marshall, please contact Alan Carrol on 0428 923 053 or email him at robalan@bigpond.net.au

Each team (or solo) participating in the Great Wheelbarrow Race needs a marshall. All marshalls receive a free Great Wheelbarrow Race T-shirt, and $50 for food along the way. If you would like to volunteer to be a race marshall, please contact Alan Carrol on 0428 923...