Border Barkfest

Event Date: Sunday 24th September

Bring your canine friend to the beautiful Gateway Island parklands and join in the inaugural Barkest Fun Run.

This is a "Canine and Owner" Fun Run which includes two distances.  At the finish line participants will be able to relax and enjoy a bbq and chatter with friends both new and old.

Distance:  There are two distances on offer. The Dog Jog - 3km and the Fast n the Furryous - 5km. Both courses are around the Gateway island Trail network. Both courses will be signed and marked for ease of travel on the day.

Aid Station: There will be an Aid station on the course for both pups and their owners. This will be a drinks station with water available.

Cost:  Dog Jog - 3km - $15 per person. Fast n the Furryous - 5km - $20 per person. Participating dogs must be on a lead and in the control of an entrant!

Enter:  HERE  Entries are now open!

Start Location: Circus Space, Gateway Island, Victoria. Parking is in and around Gateway Island.

Schedule of Events:

9am - 9:45am Runner + Canine Check in

9:55am: Briefing

10am Barkfest starts

10.30am BBQ starts

11am Presentation

12pm course closes

Parklands Albury Wodonga believes the parklands and reserves in and around Albury Wodonga area provide a positive interaction with nature for people and their pets. We wish to engage the community in a way which ensures that both residents and visitors to the parklands are increased and further that awareness of the parklands facilities is communicated.