Keeping Families Close

Since it began in 2012, the 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon & Community Running Festival has raised more than $1.3 million for Ronald McDonald House South East Queensland (RMHSEQ) and dozens of other charities and local community groups. In 2017 a record number of runners helped raised $230,000 and our long-term goal is to be able to raise $1 million…

MEDIC MARATHON

Beerwah Paramedic Ryan Hansen is no stranger to racing, spending most of his days treating the sick and injured. On Sunday August 19 his race will be a 42.2km run dressed in his paramedic uniform as he attempts to set a new Guiness World Record for the “Fastest Marathon dressed as a paramedic (male)”. More than 12 months worth of planning and whole lot of training…

Ronald McDonald House Becomes a Reality

This month Ronald McDonald House Charities Australia opened the doors of its largest home in Australia. The new 70-room, $35 million Ronald McDonald House at South Brisbane is already providing valuable accommodation and support services for seriously ill children and their families and 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon runners played a huge role in making it happen. Since…