3 Dec 2017


Sun 3rd Dec ( International Day of People with a Disability )

8.30am Pyrmont Bay Park, Pyrmont

We need 3,000 people to walk or roll with us and support kids living with a disability this Christmas!
Grab the family and come along for a great day out with festive entertainment, live music, face-painting, jumping castles, bash cars on display and much more! Sam Moran will be on-stage to keep the kids entertained! 

We’ll provide the Santa hat and all you need to do is wear anything red ( shoes, shirts, anything!) and run, roll or stroll the fully accessible 2km or 5km walk.

We start and finish at Pyrmont Bay Park between National Maritime Museum and The Star. Accessible toilets available at the start and finish line.

Are you ready to step up for kids that can’t? Register today and bring some christmas cheer!

The course is accessible to wheelchairs, bikes, prams, scooters, skateboards. Accessible toilets will be available at start finish line.

Looking for Newcastle Xmas Walk?

Essential Info

We strongly encourage participants to take advantage of public transport if possible: catch the light rail, bus or ferry to Pyrmont. Plan your trip at

On street parking is available along Pirrama Road and Darling Island Drive. Off street parking is available in The Star and Wilsons Parking Station – Jones Bay Wharf. Please note that accessible street parking is available in the streets surrounding the event.

– Adult: $35
– Concession (Student/Pensioner): $25
– Child: $15 (16 years or under)
– Family A: $90 (up to 2 adults and 2 kids)
– Family B: $99 (up to 2 adults and 3 or more kids)

Your entry fee includes a Santa hat, live entertainment at the start and finish village and along the course.

The entry fee only covers the cost of staging this event – please consider fundraising to support Aussie Kids – together we can give them a fair go.

Hat and bib Collection: Your bib and Santa Hat collected from our pop up shop in the CBD or the Variety office in the week before the walk – we’ll email you details closer to the event. You can also choose to have it mailed to you for $5. If you are planning to collect it on the day please allow extra time before the start.

Cloakroom: A cloakroom will operate at the Start/Finish site for small bags

Event Sponsors