How Do I Get There

Cherbourg and Murgon are in the South Burnett region. 

Cherbourg is located off the Bunya Highway, 250km (3 hours) North West of Brisbane.

From Gympie - 100km (1.15 hours)

From Kingaroy -  55km (45 mins)

All times & distances are approximate

3k: Sign On & Start Line is at the Cherbourg Memorial Park.

The Finish Line for both the 3km and 7km races as well as the post race Festival is at the Cherbourg Memorial Park.

7k: Sign on and Start Line is at the Murgon Showgrounds

Shuttle Buses


Road Closures


Please be advised that the Murgon to Cherbourg Road, including Barambah Avenue, Cherbourg will be closed to all traffic from 8am to 10am.


Pearson & Perkins Street in Murgon, will be closed to traffic from 8am to 8.15am as participants leave Murgon Showgrounds. 

Car Parking

Limited car parking is available in Cherbourg, so Murgon showgrounds will be best option for carparking .

Free shuttle buses will be running from Murgon to Cherbourg. 

Shuttle buses will be running from Cherbourg from 6.30am to arrive in Murgon for the 7km event.

Shuttle buses will be leaving the Murgon  showgrounds from 7.30am to go to Cherbourg, for participants in the 3km event & also for spectators.

The Shuttle Bus will be returning to Murgon from Cherbourg, after the presentations.

Murgon Car Parking

Cherbourg Car Parking

We acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which the Ration Shed Museum Reconciliation Fun Run is held, we and the Wakka Wakka people pay our respect to Elders past, present and future.

Ration Shed: (07) 4169 5753