The Great South West Bed Race is something unique: it is an entertaining spectacle of fancy dress and elite athleticism rolled into 2.3 kilometres of competitive bed-racing.

The first annual Great South West Bed Race was held on 8 April 2017 and delivered great fun, pitting teams of local businessmen and women, sporting clubs, tradespeople, schools and anyone who wanted to enter against one-another raising more than $30,000 toward the development of cancer and cardiac services in the South West