Aug 31 & Sep 1

2017 RFDS Birdsville races fun run

The Birdsville Race Club, in conjunction with the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) is pleased to present the fourth annual RFDS Birdsville Races Fun Run.

The event is open to walkers, fun runners and serious runners alike. All participants will get to keep their souvenir runners bib.

All participants are encouraged to create a fundraising page and seek sponsorship and support the RFDS through the Everyday Hero website. Registrations are now open - CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.

If 100 people can raise $100 each we will reach our $10,000 fundraising target.


Date: Wednesday 30 August 2017
Time: 9.30am (Registration from 8.30am)
Starting point: Birdsville race course
End: Birdsville (adjacent caravan park)
Course distance: 6.1km
Surface: Various (Dirt, concrete and bitumen)

Advice for participants:

* Please ensure you wear appropriate clothing and footwear.
* Bring a hat, sunscreen and plenty of water.
* Take care - go at your own pace. If unwell, slow down, walk or withdraw. Ask marshals for assistance if required.
* We recommend you carry your mobile phone with you

If this doesn't excite you but you still want to be involved you can volunteer to help on the day. Check out for more information.

Race Prizes:

Open male: 1st $300, 2nd $200, 3rd $100
Open female: 1st $300, 2nd $200, 3rd $100

Register now