Euroz Big Walk for PCHF | FAQS

Here’s a list of our frequently asked questions. If your query’s not covered here, feel free to call us on (08) 6456 5550, email events@pchf.org.au or use this online form. We’ll be happy to help.

When and where is the Euroz Big Walk for PCHF?

The Euroz Big Walk for Perth Children’s Hospital Foundation is on Sunday 17 March 2019 and all the fun happens at the beautiful Burswood Park (Resort Drive). There are two start times, 8am and 8.45am. You can choose your start time during registration.

What's included in my registration?

Register before March 13 and you’ll receive your very own free Euroz Big Walk t-shirt and event map/lanyard. Plus, register by midnight Sunday 24th February 2019 and your pack will be posted to you free of charge!

Registrations after March 13 won’t receive a Euroz Big Walk t-shirt, however you will still receive the official event lanyard!

Will my pack be posted?

Yes! Your event pack will be posted to your nominated postal address provided during the registration process if you register before midnight 24th February 2019. Participants who register from Monday 25th February 2019 will not have their event pack posted and will need to collect their event pack from a location to be confirmed by Perth Children’s Hospital closer to the event date.

I registered after Sunday 24 February, how do I obtain my pack?

If you registered by midnight Sunday 24 February, your participant pack will be posted to your nominated postal address you provided during the registration process.

If you do not receive your pack in time before event day, please head to the T-shirt Collection Marquee at Burswood Park on event day.

If you registered after midnight Sunday 24 February, you can collect your pack from the Perth Children’s Hospital Giftshop;

  • 8:00am to 6:00pm – Wednesday 13 March until Friday 15 March
  • 10:00am to 2:00pm – Saturday 16 March

The Perth Children’s Hospital Gift Shop, 15 Hospital Avenue, Nedlands, is located on the ground floor near the main entrance. There is free 15 minute parking located near the main entrance.

You can also collect your pack at Burswood Park on event day from 7:00am – just head to the T-shirt Collection marquee. You are welcome to collect other participant packs on their behalf, just state their name.

What’s included in my participant pack?

If you have registered before March 13, your participant pack will include a T-shirt and lanyard that includes the route map as well as special offers thanks to our friends at Euroz, Big W, Specsavers and Baker’s Delight!

If you registered after March 13, you won’t receive a Euroz Big Walk t-shirt, however you will still receive the official event lanyard and special offers!

How long is the walk?

Starting and finishing at Burswood Park, the 6km route will take you to the beautiful surrounds of the Swan River and Optus Stadium.

How much does it cost?

$35 for Adults, $20 for Children aged 5 – 17 years (kids under 5 are free!) and $80 for a family (2 Adults and 2 Children)

Can I take part on my own?

Yes, for sure! We welcome groups of all sizes, as well as solo walkers!

How do I register or join a team?

Easy! Just select “Create a Team/Group” from the registration platform and enter your desired team name. If you’re looking to join a team, just select “Individual” and then “join existing team/group” from the registration platform and search for the team you’re wishing to join! If you need any further assistance, the events team is here to help, just call us on 6456 5550 or email us via events@pchf.org.au

How many people make up a team?

As many as you like!

What classifies a family registration?

A family registration includes up to two (2) adults and two (2) children. Please note, children must be 17 years or younger on the event date. If you wish to add any more family members, these can be added as individual participants. You can add as many participants as you like and process this in one transaction for ease!

Will I get some help with my fundraising?

For sure. As every dollar makes a difference, we’re here to help. We’ll provide you with tips, advice and support via the website, email and phone as you prepare for the Euroz Big Walk for PCHF! Click here for some great resources to help you reach and exceed your fundraising goal!

Where does my registration fee go?

The registration fee covers the costs of delivering a safe, fun and exciting event. All of your fundraising dollars will go to help sick kids at Perth Children’s Hospital.

Do I get an online fundraising page?

Yes you do, thanks to our friends at Everydayhero. If you have any problems with registration or setting up your page, please feel free to contact us.

How do I sponsor a walker?

You can sponsor a walker by visiting this link and typing in their name into the keyword search

Where does my fundraising go?

All the funds raised by taking part in the Euroz Big Walk for Perth Children’s Hospital Foundation will go directly to help Perth Children’s Hospital treat and support sick kids from across Perth and WA. You can choose to direct your funds to a specific area of the hospital or direct them to the area of greatest need.

Will there be prizes again this year?

We know how hard you all work on your fundraising and we will be offering some great prizes to those who kick on with their fundraising – stay tuned for more details!

On the day

FAQ’s for event day – Sunday 17th March

Can I register on the day?

Yes, you can register on the day at the Registration Tent. Please note that due to limited numbers, we can not guarantee an event t shirt will be available.

Where can I park?

There is plenty of free parking at Burswood Park off Resort Drive.

Is the route wheelchair accessible?

Yes, the route is completely wheelchair accessible, as are all public toilets. Additional accessible toilets will also be available along the route

Will there be food and drinks available on the day?

Yes – at the finish line you’ll find lots of activities, entertainment and food available from 9:30am – 1pm.

Will there be eftpos facilities on the day?

There will be limited eftpos facilities available, please bring cash to purchase food and drink at the finish line.

What do I need to bring on the day?

Just bring your Euroz Big Walk t-shirt and lanyard, comfortable walking attire and a hat (we’ll provide the sunscreen). Don’t forget to bring cash to purchase food and drink at the finish line (there will be limited eftpos facilities available).

Can I bring my dog to the event?

We ask that you please don’t bring your dog to the Euroz Big Walk. Burswood Park does not allow dogs when events are being held. There will be lots of children in attendance and we would like to make the event as safe as possible.