Online Fundraising

Festival line up

Are you ready for the weekend? 

We've got some special guests tuning in from Saturday to hype you up and cheer you on (virtually!) this weekend.



The livestream starts at 7:00am on Saturday 8th August with:


Acknowledgement of Country by Marlee Silva


Pre-run warm-up with Sam Arnott


A message from batyr's CEO, Nic Brown


Kick off your run with Sheree Webber


And lots more!


How to take part in the festival!


We really want you to get involved this weekend in whatever way you like! There are over 400 of you taking part so let's show each other some virtual support 


Here's how you can get involved:

Follow us on Instagram @batyraus and tune in to our Livestream on Saturday from 7:00 am! 

Take photos and tag @batyraus on your social media! We'll be resharing the posts so you can see everyone who's taking part across the country

Track your run on a fitness app! You can use Strava and join our 'Run for the Herd' club!

Log your activity on your fundraising page. Click on 'Log activity' and enter your start time, duration and distance! 

Screenshot your results and post them on your social media so your supporters can see you've completed your challenge! 



Win a Fitbit


We are really grateful to the team at Fitbit for donating 8 Fitbits to reward our top 8 individual fundraisers for all of their efforts in supporting youth mental health 


If you are 1 of the top 8 individual fundraisers at 2:00pm AEST on 12th August 2020 you will win your very own Fitbit!

T&Cs apply.



Run for the Herd merch sale


To celebrate the upcoming Run for the Herd Virtual Festival we are giving you 20% off all Run for the Herd merch!? Use the promo code 'RFTH20' at the checkout!?


*Offer ends midnight on Thursday 6th August. Offer applies to Run for the Herd singlet and batyr sports socks only. We cannot guarantee delivery by the race weekend.