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Read more › News - 30th June 2021

Extending our support network

My husband Jeremy and I are both full-time officers in the Royal Australian Air Force, myself having served for 15 years and Jeremy 23 years. We have a four-year-old son and a two-year-old daughter.   We first heard of parkrun when we were posted to Canberra in 2017 when our son was just eight months…

miriam Strickland
Read more › News - 29th June 2021

A place for everyone

Hi, I’m Miriam from Phillip Island parkrun in Victoria. I come from a military family – during World War II my father trained with paratroopers and my uncle was a ‘Rat of Tobruk’. They never spoke about their service, and I remember talking to people my father trained with who were still traumatised by their…