RUNNING OF THE BULLS
Take part in Rockhampton's very own Running of the Bulls
Sunday, 6 September 2020
Starting from Huish Drive, Wandal
Get your family and friends together and race around town past Rockhampton's bull statues and "get slapped" at each bull.
Choose the distance by going to one, two, three or all four bulls then finish the race with a barbecue breakfast.
This event is not timed and is a fun walk or run for all the family.
At just $15, this is an event not to be missed.
Cost includes brunch. Supplied wristbands on the run must be worn until the end - these are exchanged for your free brunch.
HOW IT WORKS
This is not a timed race - it's about getting as many people out and being active.
Run as many or as few as you like! Starting venue is Huish Drive, Wandal.
Huish Drive to Airport Bull 8km Approx
Hall Street - Run on footpath next to the Gym & Bowls club.
Lion Creek Road - SES at the corner of Hall Street & Lion Creek Road to direct runners on edge of Lion Creek road, to stay on the riverside. Caution signs required at the corner of Hall street "Runner on Road". Drink Station at Anderson Park.
Council to open Airport Gate at the end of Canoona Road
Run along the path in Front of Airport terminal past drink station past the Bull at the roundabout and loop back in front of the terminal and then to Canoona Road.
Huish Drive to Red Hill Bull 11 km(approx.) loop
Huish Dr. Bridges loop 5 km loop.
Follow riverside bath on North side of rail bridge until you pass under the old bridge.
SES under Old Bridge to instruct returning runners to cross the road safely onto the pedestrian
Walkway (ramp) up and onto the old Bridge to the south side.
Leave the old bridge and cross Quay Street in front of the Criterion Hotel. SES required to check they cross safely and direct runner to the lower path along the river. run along the
riverside path. Turnaround at Boathouse (lower bank)
Return along the riverside pathway. Pass the Gallery Bull and continue to Huish Drive along
the riverside path.
8:00 am Start
Huish Drive - Closed down to all traffic.
From Start run along the road to pool and turnaround point at the bull.
Run back along Huish drive through start finish to bull at bowls club end of Huish drive and
Run back to finish line.