EVENTS

Story Bridge Turns Green for Oxfam

29 Jan 2014 by Oxfam Australia Media

From 3-16 February, Brisbane’s iconic Story Bridge will be illuminated ‘Oxfam Green’ to spotlight the global launch of a new 55km version of Oxfam Trailwalker – Australia’s leading charity endurance event.

Oxfam Trailwalker Perth breaks global record as participants complete 100km challenge

20 Oct 2013 by Oxfam Australia Media

Western Australians embraced the state’s first Oxfam Trailwalker event this weekend, with 1,196 walkers completing the tough charity challenge. More participants were attracted to Oxfam Trailwalker Perth than in any other inaugural Trailwalker event around the world, and fundraised a staggering $1.3 million for Oxfam’s work helping some of the world’s poorest people out of […]

First Oxfam Trailwalker runners storm home to finish Perth 100km event in less than 11 hours

18 Oct 2013 by Oxfam Australia Media

  The first participants of Trailwalker Perth finished the 100km event in just 10 hour 49 minutes last night, setting an impressive record for the inaugural event. Team 456’s Holiday Xperience were first across the finish line at Perth’s tough new charity challenge on Friday, with team member David Overend creating a new record for […]

Inaugural Trailwalker Perth event attracts 1500 people to start 100km charity challenge

18 Oct 2013 by Oxfam Australia Media

The inaugural Oxfam Trailwalker Perth event will begin this morning, with thousands of gutsy walkers set to tackle a gruelling 100km Western Australian trail over 48 hours. Today, 390 teams of four will walk or run 100km in Western Australian bush from Kalamunda to Chidlow in the Perth Hills, raising money for Oxfam Australia. Oxfam […]

Australian set to smash record today in Sydney for around the world solo run

13 Sep 2013 by Oxfam Australia Media

Australian ultra-distance runner Tom Denniss is set to make history at 1:00pm today (Friday, September 13) in forecourt of the Sydney Opera House by becoming the fastest person to circumnavigate the world on foot.

Oxfam Trailwalker Sydney endurance runners finish 100km event in 12 and a half hours

23 Aug 2013 by Oxfam Australia Media

Three Sydney men have finished the 100km Oxfam Trailwalker in just 12 hours and 29 minutes.

Oxfam’s 15th Sydney Trailwalker starts with 2000 people taking on 100km charity challenge

23 Aug 2013 by Oxfam Australia Media

Sydney’s 15th Oxfam Trailwalker will get underway this morning, with the first gutsy walkers set to tackle the 100km trail from Brooklyn on the Hawkesbury River to Mosman on Sydney Harbour.

Oxfam’s 15th Sydney Trailwalker starts tomorrow: 2000 people set to take on 100km charity challenge

22 Aug 2013 by Oxfam Australia Media

In one of the most gruelling charity endurance challenges, 511 teams of four will walk or run 100km of rugged Sydney bush in the 15th annual Oxfam Trailwalker Sydney starting tomorrow.

Oxfam’s 3rd Trailwalker Brisbane 100km endurance event finishes

16 Jun 2013 by Oxfam Australia Media

Oxfam Australia’s Trailwalker Brisbane finished this morning, with 72 per cent of walkers completing the 100km endurance event. While most of the teams finished yesterday afternoon, Brisbane team ‘RedManRunners’ were the first complete team to cross the finish line on Friday night, completing the walk in 14 hours and 10 minutes. The last walkers across […]

Fastest mixed team finish Oxfam’s 100km endurance event in record time

14 Jun 2013 by Oxfam Australia Media

Oxfam Trailwalker Brisbane team “RedManRunners” finished the 100km trail in 14 hours tonight, a record time for a mixed team of two women and men to finish the Brisbane event. All-male team “Shane’s Holiday Xperience” crossed the finish line first, minus team member Shane Lawley who was forced to pull out early. “RedManRunners” were the […]