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Fresh air and family fun for lung health awareness month
Looking for a great, outdoor family activity in November? Join the first ever Love Your Lungs Fun Run & Walk on Sunday, 27 November 2016 from 8:00 am, at the Holden Centre, Olympic Boulevard in Melbourne, to promote lung health awareness and support the work of the Lung Foundation Australia.
Come and join this family friendly event on Sunday, 27 November 2016. Image courtesy of the Lung Foundation Australia.
This family-friendly event, hosted by the Lung Foundation Australia and Collingwood Football Club, is open to all ages and abilities with after fun run carnival activities on the Olympic oval and access to facilities at the Holden Centre and Glasshouse.
Fun run events include a Kids Dash (for children aged 6 to 16 years of age), 1.2 km walk, or a 5 km or 10 km walk, jog, or run for those of you looking for a bit more of a challenge. Information on entry fees, the course map, and other FAQs can be found here. Need a further incentive to enter? Get a 20% discount on entry fees for a family (2 adults, 2 children) or a 10% discount on corporate team entry fees if you want to round up a group of your work buddies.
As November is lung health awareness month worldwide, get involved in supporting this great community event by entering and joining in the fun on the day!