The Great Wheelbarrow Race is a 3 stage team relay event from Friday, 17 May to Sunday, 19 May 2019 where competitors push a wheelbarrow from Mareeba to Chillageo along the Wheelbarrow Highway.
The event returns to its traditional direction from Mareeba to Chillagoe in 2019 after going from Chillagoe to Mareeba in 2017 & 2018.
Teams can have two to ten members, but they must all be able to fit legally in a single vehicle along with a race marshall. There is also a solo category for individual runners.
140km over 3 days