Great Wheelbarrow Race - 2021 Challenge

Saturday 15th May 2021

Mareeba Shire Council: 65 Rankin Street, Mareeba, Australia

Distance running, Running


  • Chillagoe Chase - Individual Solo
  • Chillagoe Chase - Team Captain - Duo and trio category
  • Chillagoe Chase - Team Member- Duo and trio category
  • Almaden Amble - Team Captain - Almaden Amble
  • Almaden Amble - Team Member - Almaden Amble
  • Pioneer Push - Team Captain - Pioneer Push
  • Pioneer Push - Team Member - Pioneer Push


On the third weekend in May of each year, Mareeba Shire Council plays host to 'The Great Wheelbarrow Race'.

In 2021, the race will be a one-day challenge from Dimbulah to Chillagoe with three sections

- Chillagoe Chase 33km (solos, duos and trios)

- Almaden Amble 65km (social teams only)

- Pioneer Push 98km (competitive teams: Students, Mixed (min 4 women), Mens, Ladies, Over 35, Over 55, Corporate Services)


Event details and schedule

Satuday 15 May 2021

Organised by

Mareeba Shire Council

65 Rankin Street, Mareeba

Phone: (074) 086-4722

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