Sydney Trailwalker 2011 – 26-28th August

Don’t forget the Sydney Trailwalker kicks off tomorrow, Friday 26th August 2011, with so far over a whopping $2,750,000 has been donated to Oxfam Australia! So far 550 teams have entered to take on this gruelling challenge to fight against poverty, with all teams leaving from Hawkesbury to Sydney Harbour, then onto the bushland of Northern Sydney.

All the teams of 4 must trek across 100km with 48 hours, which will be quite a feat! The event started in 1981 and has become a global phenomenon, with 15 events now being held in 12 countries across the globe. If you’re around Sydney this weekend, why not go and cheer on the contestants as the begin their journey. After all, with 100km to cover in 48 hours, they’re gonna need it!

Help Support Oxfam Australia at the Fair Trade Store

You can help raise funds for Oxfam Australia with a Fair Trade Gift. Items start at just $1, and there’s loads to choose from. They are the perfect present for a loved one, and ensure that the producers are given a fair price for their goods and not exploited.

> > Click here to purchase from Oxfam Fair Trade Store

Other great charity gifts

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