Get inspired by the amazing walking events on offer around Australia. From stunning coastal walks to charity challenges and endurance treks, My Next Challenge is the place to find your next walk.


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Memory Walk & Jog Canberra
image descriptionLake Burley Griffin, Canberra ACT

The Memory Walk and Jog Canberra will return to the nation’s capital on Sunday 28th of February 2021. Choose from 2km, 5km or 10km and walk, jog or run in the race against dementia.

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Memory Walk & Jog Geelong
image descriptionEastern Beach Park, Geelong VIC

Memory Walk & Jog Geelong due to take place on the 14th of March 2021. Dementia Australia returns to Geelong on the 14th of March 2021 at Eastern Beach Park. Register for the 2km, 6km and 8km and help those impacted by dementia.

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Sydney Coastrek 2021
image descriptionSydney NSW

This March walk 60km, 30km or 15km along Sydney's spectacular coastline. Join us for an epic and wild adventure of fun, fitness, friends and fundraising, supporting Beyond Blue. Together let's walk for Mental Health

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Memory Walk & Jog Hunter 2021
image descriptionSpeers Point Park, Hunter NSW

The Memory Walk & Jog Hunter event due to take place on the 21st of March 2021. Dementia Australia is returning to the Hunter for the annual Memory Walk & Jog. This year the event will again take place at Speers Point Park on Sunday 31st of May 2020.

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MS Moonlight Walk 2021
image descriptionDavies Park, Brisbane QLD

Brisbane’s annual riverside MS Moonlight Walk is back on Friday 26 March, 2021!MS Queensland’s Moonlight Walk has been raising vital money to support almost 4,000 Queenslanders living with Multiple Sclerosis for over 20 years.

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The Great Island Trek Magnetic Island 2021
image descriptionMagnetic Island QLD

Trek, walk or run 15km, or 30km point to point across Magnetic Island. Refer to website for more details.  

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Memory Walk & Jog Adelaide
image descriptionGlenelg, Adelaide SA

The Memory Walk & Jog Adelaide event due to take place on the 28th of March 2021. Choose from 3km, 6km or 10km and walk, jog or run in the race against dementia.

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The Great Aussie Hike
image descriptionEast Gippsland Rail Trail VIC

A team challenge event with 3 distances to choose from along the East Gippsland Rail Trail.

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Adelaide Coastrek 2021
image descriptionAdelaide SA

WALKING FOR MENTAL HEALTH This April walk 30km along the spectacular Fleurieu Peninsula. Experience beautiful beaches, secret trails through national parks and jaw-dropping views of rugged South Australia.

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Memory Walk & Jog Melbourne
image descriptionAlexandra Gardens, Melbourne VIC

Memory Walk & Jog Melbourne is due to take place on the 2nd of May 2021. Refer to website for more information.  

Dementia Australia returns to Melbourne for the annual Memory Walk & Jog on the 2nd of May 2021 in Alexandra Gardens. Choose from 2km, 5.

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The Bloody Long Walk Melbourne 2021
image descriptionMelbourne VIC

The Bloody Long Walk Melbourne is a 35km walk, run or jog challenge to help raise funds to cure Mitochondrial disease (mito), a debilitating genetic disorder.

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The Bloody Long Walk Melbourne 22 Aug 2021
image descriptionMelbourne VIC

The 2nd Bloody Long Walk Melbourne 2021 event will take place on the 22 of August 2021. Course TBC. Walk, run or jog 35km to raise funds to cure Mitochondrial disease. REGISTER AT www. bloodylongwalk. com. au

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Memory Walk & Jog Western Sydney 2021
image descriptionPenrith, Western Sydney NSW

The Memory Walk & Jog Western Sydney 2021 event is due to take place on the 9th of May 2021. Refer to website for further information.  

Choose from 2km or 8km and walk, jog or run in the race against dementia.

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Melbourne Coastrek 2021
image descriptionAustralia VIC

This May walk 60km or 30km along Victoria's spectacular Mornington Peninsula. Join us for an epic and wild adventure of fun, fitness, friends and fundraising, supporting Beyond Blue. Together let's walk for Mental Health

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Memory Walk & Jog Sydney 2021
image descriptionBay Run, Lilyfield, Sydney NSW

The Memory Walk & Jog Sydney 2021 event due to take place on the 23rd of May 2021.  Dementia Australia's Sydney Memory Walk & Jog will return to the Bay Run in Lilyfield on Sunday 23rd of May 2021. Choose from 2km or 7.

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The Bloody Long Walk Sunshine Coast 2021
image descriptionCoolum beach QLD

The Bloody Long Walk is one Australia's fastest growing health and fitness challenges, with 11 locations nationally to choose from. A 35 km challenge on a fully supported and signposted course, taking in spectacular scenery and iconic views.

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Memory Walk & Jog Brisbane
image descriptionSeventeen Mile Rocks, Brisbane QLD

The Brisbane Memory Walk & Jog due to take place on Sunday the 30th of May 2021. Refer to website for more details.  

The Brisbane Memory Walk & Jog returns to Rocks Riverside Park, Seventeen Mile Rocks on Sunday the 14th of June 2020.

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The Kokoda Challenge Brisbane 2021
image descriptionBrisbane QLD

The Kokoda Challenge Brisbane will return in 2021 on the 5th - 6th of June.  The Kokoda Challenge Brisbane is an annual team endurance event located throughout the beautiful D'Aguilar National Park with 3 distances for teams to choose to participate including 15km, 30km and 48km distances.

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Memory Walk & Jog Sunshine Coast
image descriptionKawana Surf Club, Sunshine Coast QLD

Dementia Australia returns to the Sunshine Coast for the annual Memory Walk & Jog. This year's event will again take place at Kawana Surf Club on Sunday the 13th of June 2021. Choose from 2. 5km, 5km or 9km and walk, jog or run in the race against dementia.

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Five Lands Walk 2021
image descriptionMacMasters Beach, Central Coast NSW

Returning on the 26th of June 2021, the event is a day-long festival along 10 kms of spectacular Central Coast coastline from MacMasters Beach to Terrigal. Proudly held on the traditional lands of the Darkinjung people.

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The Kokoda Challenge Gold Coast 2021
image descriptionGold Coast QLD

The Kokoda Challenge Gold Coast will return from the 17-18 July 2021.  The Kokoda Challenge Gold Coast, is hailed as the toughest team endurance event in Australia.

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The Bloody Long Walk Sydney North 2021
image descriptionPalm Beach, Sydney NSW

The Bloody Long Walk Sydney North is a 35km walk, run or jog challenge to help raise funds to cure Mitochondrial disease (mito), a debilitating genetic disorder.

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Brisbane Coastrek 2021
image descriptionAustralia QLD

This July walk 60km or 30km along Queensland's stunning Sunshine Coast. Join us for an epic and wild adventure of fun, fitness, friends and fundraising, supporting Beyond Blue. Together let's walk for Mental Health

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The Bloody Long Walk Newcastle 2021
image descriptionBelmont NSW

The Bloody Long Walk is one Australia's fastest growing health and fitness challenges, with 11 locations nationally to choose from. A 35 km challenge on a fully supported & signposted course, taking in spectacular scenery and iconic views.

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The Bloody Long Walk Canberra 2021
image descriptionCanberra ACT

The Bloody Long Walk Canberra is a 35km walk, run or jog challenge to help raise funds to cure Mitochondrial disease (mito), a debilitating genetic disorder.

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The Bloody Long Walk Adelaide 2021
image descriptionAdelaide SA

The Bloody Long Walk Adelaide is a 35km walk, run or jog challenge to help raise funds to cure Mitochondrial disease (mito), a debilitating genetic disorder.

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The Bloody Long Walk Sydney East 2021
image descriptionMalabar, Sydney NSW

A 35km walk, run or jog challenge to help raise funds to cure Mitochondrial disease (mito), a debilitating genetic disorder. Starting at Malabar the course will follow the coast along Sydney's stunning East Coast beaches before finishing at the Rocks in Circular Quay. REGISTER AT www. bloodylongwalk. com. au

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