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. Go it solo or 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 #WIRESfundraiser for your postings on socials.

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 and doing it for our native wildlife!


Saturday 04 - Sunday 05 May 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.

ultra trail australia

Thursday 16 May - Sunday 19 May 2024

The hugely popular Ultra-Trail Australia by UTM (UTA) is back for another year in the iconic Blue Mountains. A running trail celebration like no other, UTA is set in one of the most spectacular locations you can imagine. Now the largest running trail in the Southern Hemisphere, the event has developed to expand over 4 epic days! 

The City 2 Surf

Sunday 11th August 2024

The world's largest fun run will be back in Sydney for another year! Run, jog, walk or stroll the iconic 14km course from Sydney CBD to Bondi Beach. Choose to fundraise for WIRES and you'll be giving a second chance of life in the wild for sick, orphaned or injured native wildlife. 


Sunday, 25 Aug 2024

The iconic Beach2Beach Charity Fun Run and Festival is back for its 30th year! The event offers three course options, catering to anyone from serious runners to families. Choose from a 13km, 6km or a 3km run along Sydney''s iconic Northern Beaches. The Newport Beach finish line hosts a grand family festival.

Bowral Classic

Saturday 19 Oct - Sunday 20 Oct 2024

Since the inaugual event in 2016, the Bowral Classic has become a staple fixture in the cycling calendar. Now with five rides to choose from, all showcasing the most beautiful scenery you can experience on two wheels, there is a course to suit everyone's ability.