Mackay Sugar Run For MI Life 0408 079 471 Join the fun and get running!



A journey through the sunshine state to shine a light on suicide and depression and encourage kindness, mateship and stronger communities.

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Photo Gallery

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Official event photos from the 2015 Fun Run.

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The 2016 Run

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Moranbah Run - Sunday 7 August
Glenden Run - Sunday 4 September
Walkerston Run - Sunday 16th October

Registrations are now open!

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All You Need To Know

General Event Info

Discover all you need to know about the upcoming Mackay Sugar Run for MI Life events.

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Ladies High Tea

High Tea

We are encouraging women to gather for an inspirational, informative event about suicide prevention and the role women play through knowing how to genuinely care for themselves, their partners and families.

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Save The Date

The 2015 run was epic... So don't forget to put the 2016 dates in your diary - Registrations for the run will open on Sunday 29 May 2016. We can't wait to see you!

Become A Sponsor

Mackay Sugar Run for MI Life is proud to be associated with a long list of outstanding partners and supporters, without which the event would not exist.


Got a question? Check out our FAQs. If you still haven’t found your answer, get in touch with us through our online enquiry form on the contact page.

All You Need To Know

About The Event

Mackay Sugar Run For MI Life is held in the name of our brother, uncle and friend, Matthew Ivory, who sadly took his own life on the 19th October 2012.

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By purchasing our merchandise you are assisting the Grapevine Group and Black Dog organisations work towards reducing the impact of depression.

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Make A Donation

By making a donation to Mackay Sugar Run for MI Life, you are assisting Grapevine Group and Black Dog Institute work towards reducing the impact of depression.

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Don't want to run, but still want to help? This event relies on the support of volunteers, we require hard working, big hearted people to help make the Mackay Sugar Run for MI Life event an enjoyable and fun experience for everyone!

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Beneficiaries & Gold Sponsors

About Us

Mackay Sugar Run For MI Life event
is held in honour of Matthew Ivory.
We are aiming for this run to give us
a platform to raise awareness about
depression and suicide and the
affect it has on our community.
By shedding some light on this issue,
we hope to inspire people to seek
help and support when it is needed.

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