Community Fun Run/Walk

Join us for a morning of fun! Bring the whole family, tighten your shoe laces, run or walk the 5km and support people in need.

Race details

When: Sunday 26 November 2017, from 10am to 12pm

Where: Manawaroa Park by YMCA, Park Road Entrance in Palmerston North

Distance: 5km view the route map

All ages and fitness levels welcome! There will be fun for the whole family, including live entertainment and spot prizes from our wonderful sponsors. Feel free to come along dressed up to add to the fun!

Community Fun Run Poster (PDF)

Registration information

The event registration fee is:

  • $10 per adult
  • $5 for 5-16 years old 
  • Under 5s go free

You can register:

  • online 
  • at New Zealand Red Cross Service Centre (245 Main Street, Palmerston North)
  • on the day at the Red Cross gazebo (Eftpos or cash) from 8.30am

Register now

Red Cross Fundraiser

By supporting this event, you’re helping New Zealand Red Cross do good in your community and around the world. 

In the Manawatu, we deliver programmes such as Meals on Wheels, disaster response, refugee resettlement, youth programmes and first aid. Thanks so much!

You can also go one step further and fundraise to support our programmes. In a few clicks, you can create a personalised fundraising page. You’ll be able to share your page with friends and family so they can easily make donations to New Zealand Red Cross with their credit card or Visa debit card. Click on 'Start fundraising' to get set up.

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Get in touch!

For more information, contact Tony Herbert, Community Fundraising Coordinator, on 06 356 8152 or