The Great Wheelbarrow Race

12 - 14 May 2023

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In May of each year, Mareeba Shire Council plays host to ’The Great Wheelbarrow Race’. This is an event where competitors push an empty wheelbarrow along the ’Wheelbarrow Way’ between Mareeba and Chillagoe in three stages while fundraising for charities and local clubs.

  • The Great Wheelbarrow Race


    Atherton Tablelands Area
    Queensland Queensland, Australia

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The Great Wheelbarrow Race

Atherton Tablelands Area
Queensland Queensland, Australia

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