Run Distances & Fees

There are two different distances you can choose to compete in. All abilities welcome, you can run or walk depending on your fitness level and competitiveness.

3 KM Run

This run is for anyone who wants to run or walk for fun.  If you are unsure about the 7km run and just want to have a go - the 3km course is for you! Runners wishing to compete in this event will need to be in Cherbourg by 7.45am for sign on at 8am to 9am at the Memorial Park. 

7 KM Run

This run starts in Murgon and ends in Cherbourg. Participants can walk or run. It takes about an hour if you are walking. Participants are required to be at the Murgon Showground by 6.30am to 7.30am for sign on, ready for a 8am start. A bus follows along behind competitors and is available for anyone at any time who decides that they no longer wish to compete.  

The road from Cherbourg to Murgon will be closed from 8am to 10am!

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


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

Free shuttle buses will be running from Cherbourg to Murgon from 11am to 1pm every 30 minutes.

Online registrations for 2019 are closed



Adults            $25

Concession     $15

U16                 $5

Start Time:  8.00 am 

Location:  Murgon Showgrounds


Adults            $10

Concession      $5


U16                 $2

Start Time:  9.30 am 

Location:  Cherbourg Memorial Park

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