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Yellow Pages Cardiac Challenge 2012
Yellow Pages Cardiac Challenge 2012
Yellow Pages Cardiac Challenge 2012
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Cardiac Challenge
Cairns, Cairns Area

21 - 23 September

07 4226 6327

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The Cardiac Challenge is a three day camping and recreational cycle ride in the September school holidays.

The route includes some of the most stunning scenery in the Wet Tropics, Dry Tropics, and World Heritage National Parks of Far North Queensland starting in Cairns and progressing inland through the Kuranda range, Speewah, Mareeba, Mt Molloy, Mt Carbine, the Desailey range, Lakeland, and finishing in Cooktown.

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Each year the Cardiac Challenge mission is to fundraise for the FNQ Hospital Foundation with the purchase of specialised equipment for improved cardiac care services for Far North Queensland.

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How To Get There

Day 1 - Saturday 21 September 2013 Start 6.00 a.m. Cazaly's Mulgrave Road Cairns for ride to Mt Carbine through Smithfield, Kuranda range, Kuranda, Mareeba, and Mt Molloy (135 kilometres).

Day 2 - Sunday 22 September 2013 Start 7.30 a.m. Camp Paterson Mt Carbine Caravan Park for ride to Lakeland through Desailey Range and Palmer River Roadhouse (114 kilometres).

Day 3 - Monday 23 September 2013 Start 7.30 a.m. for ride to Cooktown through Endeavour River (85 kilometres).

Day 4 - Tuesday 24 September 2013 9.00 a.m. Farewell to Cooktown.


Registration Fee includes Camping Fees and meals during the three day event, snacks and Riders Jersey.

Event Dates

21 - 23 September

Frequency: Annual

Entry Costs

EntryCostValid From 
Adult$250.00   21 - 23 Sep   Early Bird Registration fee - 1 April 2013 - 15 June 2013.
Adult$300.00   21 - 23 Sep   Adult entry Fee.
(Aged 14-16)
$200.00   21 - 23 Sep   Registration Fee for children aged 14 - 16 years.
(Aged 12-14)
$150.00   21 - 23 Sep   Children under 14 years of age.
Member$150.00   21 - 23 Sep   Adult Support person early bird registration fee ends 31 July.
Member$200.00   21 - 23 Sep   Support registration fee from 1 August.


FNQ Hospital Foundation

4 Grove Street
Queensland Australia 4870
Contact Details:
Phone: 07 4226 6327

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