FAQ2018-11-15T11:43:55+00:00

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What is the Youth wave?2018-01-28T00:06:48+00:00

The Youth Wave is a separate course, approximately 3 km to 4 km having 15 to 20 obstacles. This course is for challengers aged 7 to 10 years old. A dedicated parent or (guardian, who is over 18 years old), may supervise from 1 to 4 youths. They MUST supervise the youths over the ENTIRE youth wave course. All competitors and adults in the youth wave course must wear a youth wave wristband or they WILL be removed from the course. Youth found running unaccompanied, WILL also be removed from participating in the course . All parents/guardians running in this youth wave MUST purchase a youth wave ticket, REGARDLESS of already running a different wave on the day as it is considered to be a separate course. This course is not a multiple lap course. It is the supervising adult’s responsibility to ensure that the young person in their control is capable of safely performing each task and complying with all directions and course route. Any obstacle may be bypassed at the parent’s discretion.

Can spectators attend?2016-11-19T17:47:30+00:00

Spectators are welcome to come along and hang out around the start / finish area free of charge or they can purchase a spectators ticket to allow them to walk around the course.

If at anytime a spectator tries to do any obstacle they will be removed from the facility.

  All spectators must sign a waiver before being allowed entry.

Where do i park?2016-11-19T17:42:14+00:00

Parking is available at each event for a cost of $10 per car. In order to minimise our environmental impact and for the ease of all participants we strongly recommend car-pooling to minimise the traffic flow.

Food & drinks2016-11-19T17:40:55+00:00

Yes, a variety of food will be available for purchase at each event. Alcohol will be available to purchase on the day for those over 18 years of age. To purchase alcohol you must have photo ID. You are not permitted to bring your own alcohol to any event.

What do i bring?2016-11-19T17:39:25+00:00

You must bring Photo ID with you on the day. If you do not have a drivers licence, then any other photo ID is acceptable. We will provide a manned bag check area where you can store a change of clothes and towels, but please leave valuables at home as we will not take responsibility for any items that may be lost or damaged in these holding facilities. Food and beverage will be sold at the event. Photo ID will be asked for upon purchasing alcohol.

  • Change of clothes
  • Towel
  • Cash (for merchandise and drinks)
What should i wear?2016-11-19T17:30:49+00:00

Wear clothes and shoes that you don’t mind getting dirty or losing: Or if you want to be a little bit crazy dress up to stand out as an individual, or collectively to identify a sporting or corporate team that you are representing.

How do i transfer a ticket?2017-10-09T07:30:58+00:00

To transfer a ticket, simply log in to your Account panel https://tickets.rawchallengeqld.com.au/my-account using the email and password that was used to make the order.


In your account you can edit the attendee details, wave times and team.

Will the event be cancelled due to bad weather?2016-11-19T17:48:37+00:00

The events will go ahead regardless of most weather conditions. In the event of an extreme condition such as lightning, hail or extreme storms the event may need to be delayed for a period of time. Fortunately, we find that events can be even more fun in the rain!

How old do i need to be?2016-11-19T17:37:32+00:00

How old do I need to be?

Participants must be at least 11 years of age to participate in a adult wave. Children aged between 7 and 10 can run a shortened course when accompanied by a supervising adult.

Important! For insurance purposes, ID will be checked for everyone (including under 18’s) participating in the main event.

Ensure school aged children running in the main event bring school ID. If no ID is available, arrange alternative verification prior to the event to avoid disappointment.

Do i need to know how to swim?2016-11-19T17:45:41+00:00

Participants should be able to swim 50m independently as selected courses will include water crossings along the course. Participants who are uncomfortable with this can elect to bypass the obstacle.

Can i get pictures?2016-11-19T17:41:37+00:00

There will be a photographer on the day that will be taking photos. These images will be available on Facebook to tag yourself in. You are also welcome to take your own photos however be mindful that cameras may get damaged.

Are showers available?2016-11-19T17:40:08+00:00

Yes, there will be a free wash off zone provided at each event to allow participants to wash off, get changed and enjoy the other festivities.

Do i need to be fit?2016-11-19T17:31:46+00:00

There are no time restrictions to complete the course. The event is a challenge of strength, endurance and determination and is suitable for anyone regardless of their fitness level and looking for a great experience to remember. It is best to ensure that you are able to walk the selected distance without long breaks to ensure your ability to complete each course.

Will there be water stations?2016-11-19T17:30:03+00:00

Yes, there will be a number of water stations along each course and at finish lines. It is encouraged that participants carry with them water and water bottle carriers for their own personal use. These can be replenished at the drink stations around the course.

Is the event safe?2018-02-17T02:01:03+00:00

Yes, however like all adventure style challenges there are risks associated with this style of event and all participants will need to sign a waiver form prior to taking part. Download the waiver here. First Aid personnel will be present on day of the event. It is recommended that you hold your own personal accident and ambulance cover. If Participants do not feel comfortable with any obstacle they should choose to bypass them.

Can i get a refund?2017-10-21T06:06:04+00:00

No, sorry we cannot issue refunds under any circumstances. If the event has to be cancelled due to natural disaster, acts of God, terrorism, war or any other reason deemed reasonable by the event organizers, the event will be re-scheduled where possible. No refunds will be issued, however the credit will be transferred to the new event if a medical certificate can be provided.

Is the event safe?

Yes, however like all adventure style challenges there are risks associated with this style of event and all participants will need to sign a waiver form prior to taking part.

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