More than 1200 people are preparing themselves for a gruelling endurance challenge through the Perth Hills in support of people living in poverty next week. On Friday, October 9, more than 200 teams of 4 will tackle one of Australia’s toughest charity events, Oxfam Trailwalker Perth.
OXJAM Australia, the music festival that raises money to help fight poverty around the world, kicks off its month-long series of fundraising parties today.
Oxfam Trailwalker Melbourne finished just after 4am today with almost all walkers completing the gruelling 100km endurance challenge.
The first team to cross the finish line of Oxfam Trailwalker Melbourne did so in 10 hours and 32 minutes tonight.
Tanglefeet, Smells Like Teen Spirit, The Runaways and Mumma Jammas could be names for rock bands, but instead these are just some of the teams taking part in this year’s Oxfam Trailwalker Melbourne event from today.
The second-ever Oxfam Trailwalker Perth came to an end in the early hours of this morning with the last of more than 1200 walkers crossing the finish line at Lesmurdie just before 3.00am.
The first team has crossed the finish line at Oxfam Trailwalker Perth after completing the tough 100km challenge in an impressive time of just 14 hours and 7 minutes.
Oxfam is currently looking for volunteers to help out at its Oxfam Trailwalker event in Perth from 9-12 October 2014.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women from all over the country are in Canberra today as they get ready for some Straight Talking with women Parliamentarians.
A team of ultra-runners have set a new Oxfam Trailwalker record in Sydney tonight, completing the 100km challenge in an incredible 11 hours and 22 minutes.