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Christmas is a time of giving and receiving, but for many children whose families have experienced hardship over the year, their Christmas may not have too many if any gifts under the tree. They may not even have a tree to place them under.

Heartbreaking isn't it? But you can assist!

In a time of the year that is filled with joy, love, family and support, a show of kindness from one family to another can be all it takes to brighten someones entire season.

Salvation Army Volunteers Gladly Pack Up Donated Toys. *Image Toyrun Website

This year it is on again:

On Sunday, December 18, 2016
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
TABCORP Park in Melton
you can join in this amazing and fun event.

Starting points include Cranbourne, Dandenong, Eltham, Epping, Ferntree Gully, Gembrook, Lilydale, Yarra Valley, Melton, Melbourne Royal Exhibition Buildings, Wallan and Werribee.

There will be prizes for the best decorated bike, riders are encouraged to wear fancy dress and of course the general public are encouraged to come out with new toys to donate into the collection trucks/bikes.

The 39th Toyrun is a family fun day with rides and entertainment, it began with very humble origins in 1978.

The Melbourne Toy Run is an event looked forward to all year by many riders, where they can dress up their bikes, trikes and scooters with Christmas decorations and join in from starting points all over Melbourne to ride together. Arrivinf at TabCorp Park to give toys and food for the kids for Christmas.

The Salvation Army trucks will be waiting to receive these generous gifts from the bikers.

Click HERE for their facebook page.

Check out the YouTube video, and note the new date of Sunday 18th December 2016 on your calendar.
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Why? Have a great day riding and assist the kids at Christmas.
When: Sunday 18th December 2016 10am-4pm
Where: Departing all around Melbourne, arriving at Tabcorp park, Melton
Cost: free
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