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Cooks River Fun Run

For immediate release

17 May 2018


Tighten your laces runners! Strathfield’s much loved active living event The Cooks River Fun Run is returning for its 9th year on Sunday 24 June 2018!

Get racing and register now for early bird entry prices, and take part in this great family event that showcases the Bay to Bay Cycleway from Freshwater Park to Ford Park. Participants can choose from a number of categories including: a 5km or 10km run, a 5km walk, 10km relay and a 2km Kids Run, ensuring there is something for all levels of ability!

$5 from each entry will be donated to Bowel Cancer Australia to assist with research and awareness and the ‘big bowel’ will be on site providing information on the importance of protecting your bowels.

Date: Sunday 24 June 2018

Time: 8.30am – 10.30am

Venue: Freshwater Park – turn around at Ford Park

Registrations are essential.

Please register online at

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For media enquiries, please contact:

Naomi Searle

Strathfield Council

9748 9992 or 0437 669 207