Come join us and take part in an event as we raise funds for over 140,000 native animals in need of urgent rescue every year.


Calling all wildlife warriors! We need YOU to put your run, walk or jog into action at one of the next big physical challenge events. Get your colleagues and staff motivated and create a #teamWIRES, and you'll be saving wildlife with every step! We look forward to seeing you at the starting line. Don't forget to use our hashtag #TeamWIRES and #fundraiseforwildlife for your postings on socials.


Sunday, 27 August 2023

Join this charity fun run with three course options catering for everyone. This is undoubtedly Sydney's most scenic fun run, taking in many of the spectacularly beautiful Northern Beaches. A huge family festival will be held at the Newport Beach finish line with live music, a license bar area, food options and rides for the kids!


Sunday, 17 September 2023

Run it solo or g et together a #teamWIRES with your best mates, colleagues of family and join in on the iconic Sydney Marathon. A spectacular course that includes a run over Sydney Harbour Bridge and a finish at the Opera House, it will be an event not to be missed!

Canberra Marathon

Sunday, 07 April 2024

The Canberra Times Marathon will be back for another year in 2024! Whatever your goal, Canberra's fast and scenic course is the perfect place to put your training efforts to the test. Lets unite in solardarity and run for our native wildlife next April. They will so need our support to get through the summer predicted.

The Bowral Classic

Saturday, 21 October- Sunday, 22 Oct 2023

The Award-winning Bowral classic returns to the stunning highlands of NSW! Are you up for the challenge to ride the ultimate event in a gorgeous setting? Since the inaugural event in 2016, the Bowral Classic has become a staple fixture in the cycling calendar. Clean up your bike, grab your mates and lets ride for our sick, injured and orphaned native animals so they can have a second chance of life back in the wild.

Mudgee Classic

Saturday, 04 May- Sunday, 05 May 2024

Set in the beautiful wine region of Mudgee, NSW, the Mudgee Classic will surely be a bike ride to remember! Catering to all levels of cycling ability by offering four courses, through the beautiful countryside of some of Australia's finest wine country. Choose to fundraise for WIRES and you'll be helping to keep up the running of our 24/7, 365 days of the week Wildlife Rescue Service, so we can assist native wildlife in desperate need.

Runaway SYdney half marathon

Sunday, 05 May 2024

Come and experience a truly unique running experience through the beating heart of the iconic harbourside city. Since 1992 this has become one of Australia's most iconic half-marathon events.You'll get to run through the Autumn streets of Sydney which will be yours to enjoy, and what's more you'll be running with purpose if you choose to fundraise for wildlife!