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Join in the fight to cure Parkinson’s.

Whether you have Parkinson’s or want to support a loved one living with the disease, joining an athletic event and challenging yourself for Parkinson’s is a great way to make a difference. Events range from fun runs, swimming events to endurance events with most events catering for all ages and various fitness levels. It’s simple to get involved – just register for an event in your state, create a fundraising page and ask your friends and family to support you. We will be there to help you every step of the way.

We also guarantee 100% of every dollar you raise is invested into leading Parkinson’s research right here in Australia – our founders cover all the administration costs of the foundation so your fundraising is making a real difference.

If there are no current events in your state, you can join the Shake It Up Virtual Challenge and create your own personal challenge.

NEW SOUTH WALES
SMH Half Marathon
15th May 2022
The SMH Half Marathon runs through Sydney’s central business district taking in such sites as The Rocks, the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the Sydney Opera House, and the Royal Botanic Gardens.
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QUEENSLAND
Brisbane Marathon Festival
4th June 2022
One of the most historic events on the Queensland running calendar, the Brisbane Marathon Festival has iconic resonance with the 1982 Commonwealth Games where the famed Robert de Castella was first across the line in a celebrated victory.
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Gold Coast Marathon
2nd July 2022
Celebrate the 42nd edition of the Village Roadshow Theme Parks Gold Coast Marathon and run for the good times on Saturday 3 – Sunday 4 July 2021 on the beautiful Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia.
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VICTORIA
Great Ocean Road Running Festival
14th May 2022
The Great Ocean Road Running Festival is held in a beautiful and unique area of Victoria, Australia on the Southern Ocean.  
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Run Melbourne
24th July 2022
Run Melbourne is ready to run for 2021. Join the Half Marathon, 10km or 5km event and take in some of Melbournes famous landmarks
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ACT
The Canberra Times Marathon
10th April 2022
The Canberra Times Marathon is the oldest city marathon in Australia. Now incorporating a 5km, 10km, Half Marathon and Ultra Marathon as part of the Australian Running Festival across the weekend.
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SOUTH AUSTRALIA

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TASMANIA

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WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Busselton Jetty Swim
13th February 2022
The premier ocean swim around the iconic Busselton Jetty, in the south west of Western Australia. Since 1996, the Busselton Jetty Swim has grown from a local event to an internationally recognized event.
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Rottnest Channel
26th February 2022
Highly regarded worldwide and one of Western Australia’s iconic events, the Rottnest Channel Swim is a 19.7km open water swim from Cottesloe Beach to Rottnest Island. Options to compete as a solo, duo or team.
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Port to Pub
19th March 2022
The swim comprises two races over two distances from Leighton Beach to Rottnest Island – a direct crossing (19.7km) and a 25km ultra-marathon. The swim is open to solos, duos, and teams of four and six.
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