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Flower Ceremony: The place-getters in all three events will be acknowledged in a presentation to the media near the finish line at 11.30 a.m.

Saturday Night Presentation Party: At Mt Beauty Community Centre beside the Bakery in the main street. Join us for delicious local food-truck cuisine from the Spice Trailer, Woodfire Desire Pizza, local beer and wines and warm up by the fire pits from 6.30pm.  Results and photos will be displayed inside. Presentations begin at 7:45pm.

Special awards will be made to class winners, those skiers who have completed their 10th or 20th Kangaroo Hoppet race, and skiers who have competed in every Hoppet will be recognised.

There is a Joey Hoppet schools competition with four separate categories for Primary and Secondary, girls and boys/mixed, with a trophy for each winning team (up to five students per team with best three times to count). Send your team list to the race secretary This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Wed 19th August.

Prizes: There are cash, awards and sponsor product prizes for the first ten placegetters in the Kangaroo Hoppet. In the 21km and 7km races there are awards and sponsor product prizes for the first three women and men.

AGL Scholarships: Eight $500 AGL Energy in Action scholarships will be awarded to the first Australian boy and girl in U14 and U18 in the 7km Joey Hoppet, U23 in the 21km Australian Birkebeiner, and to the first Australians in the 42km Kangaroo Hoppet.

The winner of each age class in all three distances will receive a commemorative coffee mug.

Check out our Local Eateries to see where you get a meal before the party


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Kangaroo Hoppet

P.O. Box 400
(33 Kiewa Valley Hwy)
Mount Beauty 3699
Victoria, Australia