Thursday, August 31, 2023


Mackay and Whitsunday Life

Run With Colour

This Child Protection Week

Get your old runners on and a white top, it’s time for the Whitsunday Counselling and Support Inc Colour Run Fun!

Encompassing a jumping castle, face painting, sausage sizzle, and so much more, this free event is happening next weekend.

“We’ve designed the event to have gentle and fun educational activities for everyone,” explained Alex Sambrooks, the Therapeutic Case Manager with Whitsunday Counselling and Support.

Coinciding with National Child Protection Week, Whitsunday Counselling and Support host the Colour Fun Run for the entire community promoting the moto, ‘Child Protection is Everyone’s Business’.

The Colour Fun Run is sponsored by a range of local businesses including Coral Sea Marine, Red Cat Adventures, Ocean Rafting, Cruise Whitsundays, Paddy Shenanigans, Whitsunday Foodservice, and Sundowner.

The Colour Fun Run is set to be the best one yet, so head to the Coral See Marina for a morning of fun next Saturday

WHAT: Colour Fun Run

WHERE: Coral Sea Marina Grassed Gardens

WHEN: Saturday September 9, 9am to 12pm

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