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|Date:||25 March 2018|
|Location:||Footscray Park, VIC|
|Distance/s:||2km, 5km, 10km Walk or Run|
WalkWest is an annual fundraising event comprising of a 2km, 5km or 10km walk or run, which is designed to be fun for the whole family.
Each year, the WalkWest Village at Footscray Park, Maribyrnong, is alive with fun and family activities for little kids and big kids alike. While the event participants run or walk to raise funds for Joan Kirner Women's and Children's Hospital, those that remain in the village have lots of things to do to keep themselves entertained.
WalkWest starts and finishes at Footscray Park. The route runs along the picturesque Maribyrnong River.
WalkWest Village at Footscray Park:
Throughout the mornings activities there will be:
•Free family entertainment
•Post race massage therapy
•Sausage sizzle and external refreshment providers
•Face-painting, bouncing castle and other kids activities
WalkWest 2018 Fundraising - Joan Kirner Women's and Children's Hospital
This year funds from WalkWest 2018 will support the Joan Kirner Women's and Children's Hospital. Due for completion in early 2019, the new Joan Kirner Women’s and Children’s Hospital will be a multi-storey facility with 20 labour delivery rooms, 39 Special Care Nursery cots, 64 women’s inpatient beds, 32 children’s inpatient beds, four operating theatres and additional outpatient clinics.