I always take my plush toy chook on holidays with me. He’s been in the foreground of many mountain and seascape holiday snaps.
This Christmas break I decided well why not bring him on my tourist parkruns.
We’ve just visited Warrnambool and Port Fairy together and he is a great conversation starter, people want to know the story behind the chicken.
Since our last fortnightly update we have seen more restrictions ease, more people reunited and more borders reopening. In that time we have welcomed 14,000 walkers, runners and volunteers to 63 Australian parkruns in the ACT, Northern Territory, Tasmania and Western Australia, with around 150 more events set to reopen over the next two Saturdays….
Deborah Biggs was encouraged to take part in parkrun when the band she plays in staged a ‘parkrun takeover’. Here she tells us how she’s gone from being terrified, to not being able to wait for parkrunday every week. I did my first ever 5k about five years ago, a Race for Life which…