The Blue Lake Fun Run started in 2010 where over 1,000 people joined in on the fun to raise money for OPAL.
OPAL (Obesity Prevention and Lifestyle) is a program that supports children with the help of their families and the local community to be healthy and lead a healthy lifestyle in the future.
Blue Lake Fun Run 2017 Dates, Entry Fees & Course Map, Mt Gambier
The race commences on Bay Road near Cave Garden and there are three distances that can be tackled; 3.2kms, 6.8kms, 10.4kms. The 10.4km race runs twice around the Blue Lake, with the 6.8km race running around it once and the 3.2km race running from town up to the Blue Lake and back down again.
Team entries are encouraged with schools, sporting clubs and work places entering each year with over a thousand people entering each year.
Prizes for the fastest times for men, women, senior’s and kids can include cash as well as a medal to show their achievement.
So come out for a great day of exercise as well as help raise money for a fantastic local cause. There are heaps of things to see and do whilst in Mount Gambier, so why not make the trip and spend some time in this beautiful part of Australia.