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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
Blackmores Sydney Running Festival
19th September 2021
The Blackmores Sydney Running Festival is back for 2021. Sydney's most iconic running festival where you can run across the Harbour Bridge. This year is virtual so you can participate from anywhere in the country.
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City 2 Surf – Sydney
17th October 2021
The City 2 Surf is back for 2021! If ever there was a time for Sydney to come together for some good times, laughter, and love, then it’s now. This year is virtual, so you can run the City 2 Surf from anywhere in Australia!
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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
Sunshine Coast Marathon
9th October 2021
Event distances include the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km, 5km and the 2km. Each road race follows the stunning coastline of Alexandra Headlands with white sandy beaches.
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Noosa Triathlon
27th October 2021
With a swim starting off beautiful and calm Noosa Main Beach, a ride that takes in the scenery of the Hinterland and a run that soaks up all that Noosa has to offer – what more could you ask for? Noosa Triathlon is Australia’s Favourite Finish Line Party – be part of it!
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Bridge to Brisbane
7th November 2021
Run with 30000 other like minded people across Brisbane’s most iconic landmarks. The Sunday Mail Bridge to Brisbane fun run is a day for everyone.
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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
Sandy Point Half Marathon
28th November 2021
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Melbourne Marathon
11th December 2021
Whether it is completing the 3km walk with friends and family, taking on their first full 42.2km Marathon, or just aiming for a new personal best time, there is an event for everyone!
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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
City to Bay
7th November 2021
In November 1973, Mr Bob Clarke, along with a volunteer committee established the first City-Bay Fun Run in Adelaide. The event started at the Adelaide Town Hall with 1,600 enthusiastic runners who had all paid 50c each to enter the 11.5 kilometre run. Join in this historic fun run and enjoy the city of Adelaide.
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TASMANIA
Point to Pinnacle
21st November 2021
Looking for a challenge? The Point to Pinnacle is the World’s Toughest Half Marathon covering 21.1 kilometres in distance but also climbing 1,270 metres in height. Alternatively,  you can take on the 10km Point to Pub
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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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