Newcastle Cross Country Club's race at Awaba Public School on Saturday, 20 May 2017 is one of a series of races between April and August in the Hunter Region of NSW.
This run commences just outside the Awaba Public School perimeter and follows one of the bush fire access roads through the scrub. The run has a gravel surface with several inclines.
You do need to be a club member to participate in these events; membership is open to anyone subject to completing an application form and paying a fairly minimal registration fee. Either join online beforehand or on race day for a slightly higher fee.