The current edition of this event is on 29 April 2018.
The Burdekin Sugar Rush in Ayr, Queensland on Sunday, 4 May 2014 is the signature running event for the Burdekin Road Runners and Walkers Club.
There is a 21km half marathon and 10km & 5km fun runs.
The event attracts running enthusiasts from around the region (inc. Townsville, Cairns, Charters Towers, Whitsundays and Mackay) and also has a key focus of attracting first time competitors. Most participants take part for the personal challenge, the experience of a vibrant community event and embracing an active and healthy lifestyle.