Red Dog Re­lay boost

Pilbara News - - News -

The Red Dog Re­lay and Fes­ti­val will have a dif­fer­ent for­mat this year, af­ter Land­corp is­sued a large grant to­wards us­ing the event to ac­ti­vate the Kar­ratha city cen­tre.

They have agreed to give the City of Kar­ratha $150,000 a year, for the next three years, to spend on boost­ing lo­cal en­gage­ment with the CBD.

This year those funds will be en­tirely di­rected to the pop­u­lar Red Dog Re­lay. The open­ing and clos­ing cer­e­monies will be held in the city cen­tre, and three of the seven re­lay legs will pass through it.

The event will be held on the WA Day long week­end of June 3-6 this year.

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