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May 2016
Sun-Sun 29 May-28 Aug TRAILBLAZER RUN SERIES (VIC)
The TRAILBLAZER trail run series takes place at the You Yangs National Park, taking participants off road on both trails and emergency vehicle tracks. There are two courses per event that are challenging but achievable to all with a reasonable level of fitness Race 1 - Sunday May 29 - 10km and 7km Race 2 - Sunday July 3 - 9.4km and 5.3km Race 3 - Sunday August 28 - 11km and 7km Venue: You Yangs Regional Park (main Entrance) email: admin@pbevents.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
 
Jun 2016
Sun-Fri 5 Jun-23 Sep HOKA ONE ONE TRAIL RUNNING SERIES - RACE 1 (VIC)
The HOKA ONE ONE Trail Running Series takes your running off-road with a series of popular races at breath-taking wilderness locations within a 1hr drive from Melbourne. Studley Park - 5km / 11km / 15km  contact: Annie Knight. email: info@rapidascent.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Aug 2016
Sat 27 Aug CHALLENGE THE MOUNTAIN (QLD)
Runners & cyclists racing together up Mt Archer, Rockhampton. A significant prize pool up for grabs with all proceeds from the event going toward enhancing the mountain. The race is 5km long & 500 metres of elevation. It's only 5km. contact: Sharon Kearney. email: sharon.reclaim@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 28 Aug SHORT & MIDDLE DISTANCE SERIES #2, RACE 1, CAIRNS (QLD)
Series #2: 28 August and 25 September. Registration cut off is 12 hours prior to each race. One of seven opportunities in 2016 to participate in the series events to get you stronger and faster over 3km, 5km or 10km. 3km and 5km runs are free, there is a fee per series for the 10km distance. contact: Lorraine Lawson. email: info@dynamicrunning.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 28 Aug LAKE MACQUARIE RUNNING FESTIVAL (NSW)
'Where the best view is not the finish line' Join over 2,000 athletes running on road around the scenic foreshores of Lake Macquarie. Commencing in Warners Bay NSW we have an event for all comers. Half Marathon, 10.5km Fun Run and 4km Kids Scamper. We are donating money for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit of the John Hunter Hospital and encouraging participants to fundraise. This event has been held annually for 32 years. Proudly sponsored by Brooks, Pure Performance, Billy's Lookout and the Newcastle Permanent contact: Anne Griffith 0424 402 524 or Kate Griffith 0410 474 488. email: enquiries@lakemacrunning.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 28 Aug DE CASTELLA RUN (VIC)
There are three events, 5 km, 10 km and 15 km for runners and walkers are welcome in the 5 km event. All are on sealed surfaces around The Boulevard in Kew. The start and finish areas are at Burke Hall, Nolan Avenue, Kew. The event patron, Rob de Castella has confirmed that he will be at the event this year. There will be a children's activity centre, expo, food and rink stalls. Funds are raised for mental health research. contact: Anthony de Castella. email: decastellarun@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 28 Aug BYRON2BRUNS BEACH RUN (NSW) contact: Damian Hopkins. email: info@byron2brunsbeachrun.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 28 Aug SHEPPARTON RUNNING FESTIVAL (VIC)
Set against the backdrop of Shepparton's amazing Victoria Park Lake, Shepparton Running Festival offers Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km, 5km and Kids' 2km events. If you can put one foot in front of the other, we have something for you. Courses are measured and accurate. Marathon, Half Marathon and 10km courses are IAAF/AIMS Certified. All events are Bib-Chip timed, except 2km Kids Dash. Frequent aid stations with sports drink, and some lollies for long distance runners. FREE baggage area, knowledgeable lead cyclists for the HM & M & 10km event and and our marshals are friendly and ready to cheer you on. A regional community event offers local support and a spirited, energetic event. There is an excellent range of prizes and giveaways on offer.  contact: Sharon Scholz. email: sharon@wffa.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 28 Aug FEATS 4 FEET (VIC)
East Wimmera Health Service is hosting a fun run in Lord Nelson Park, Charlton Road, St Arnaud with three race distances commencing at 11am. There will be a 3.2km walk/run, 6.6km and 10km runs. Warm up commences at 10.30am and Earlybird registration can be made at https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/east-wimmera-health-service-feats-4-feet-fun-runwalk-tickets-18858427063?aff=ebrowse Track is firm off road, some bitumen in the bush around St Arnaud and the athletics track. contact: Sue Hynes, event organiser, 03 5477 2188, or 0432 230 169. email: sue.hynes@ewhs.org.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 28 Aug PUB2PUB CHARITY FUN RUN AND FESTIVAL (NSW)
The Pub 2 Pub Charity Fun Run Walk and Festival is organised by the Rotary Club of Brookvale and your registration goes to raise funds for local and other needy charities. There are 3 distances to choose from: 12.7km from Dee Why to Newport; 6km from Warriewood to Newport; and 3km from Mona Vale to Newport. One of the most scenic runs in Sydney, the course winds its way via the back streets along the beaches providing the participants with some spectacular scenery along the way, and takes a picturesque "short cut" across Mona Vale Golf Course.  contact: Phil Jackson. email: management@pub2pub.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 28 Aug THE GREATER BANK SYDNEY HALF AND UNITY WALK & RUN (NSW)
Join the Greater Bank Sydney Half and Unity Walk & Run on Sunday, August 28 at Sydney Olympic Park! There are 3 distances available with the half marathon, 7km & 4km, this event has something for everyone! Register now at sydneyhalf.com.au  contact: Athletics NSW. email: jayne@takeyourtimeevents.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Sep 2016
Sat 3 Sep COASTAL CLASSIC (NSW)
The Coastal Classic is a 29km trail run along one of the most stunning tracks in Australia, it has everything to offer from rocky terrain, sand running and beaches, to cliff-tops, bushland, rainforest and steep hill inclines. The scenery is spectacular with breathtaking coastal views on the beach and from the cliff tops. You literally feel like you are a million miles from anywhere. Set amid one of Australia’s oldest and wildest coastal terrains, in fact it is the world’s second oldest national park (after Yellowstone in the U.S), the Coastal Classic is a trail run along the Coast Track from Otford to Bundeena. With 29km of trails, beaches, sand and rainforest – this race has a little bit of everything with great views to top it off! While the Royal National Park has long been used by runners, thanks to its beautiful scenery and easy access from Sydney’s Southern Suburbs, there hasn’t been a long trail race in the Park in recent years (apart from along Lady Carrington Drive). contact: Maximum Adventure. email: info@maxadventure.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat 3 Sep SURF COAST CENTURY (VIC)
THE SURF COAST CENTURY IS A SPECTACULAR 50KM AND 100KM ULTRAMARATHON ALONG VICTORIA'S SURF COAST AND WILDFLOWER HINTERLAND WITH BEAUTIFUL SCENERY THE WHOLE WAY. This incredible race takes runners on an extraordinary journey below towering sea cliffs, along remote beaches and through the captivating wildflower hinterland on twisting single track where no two footsteps are ever the same. As well as attracting many of Australia's best runners, the Surf Coast Century also has a great reputation as the ideal event for those tackling their first ultra marathon due to the accessible course, support services and easy logistics, and the incredible energy around the course from supporters, other runners and event officials. So set yourself the ultimate challenge and join us for the 2016 Surf Coast Century for an unforgettable experience. DISTANCE: 100km and 50km solo ultra marathons, and 100km relay (team of 2 or 4) DATE: Saturday 3 September 2016 LOCATION: Start/Finish in Anglesea, Victoria, on the Great Ocean Road ENTRIES: Entries are now open! WHO: Australia's elite runners through to those tackling their first ultra marathon - all welcome. contact: Rapid Ascent. email: info@rapidascent.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat-Sun 3-4 Sep MORNINGTON RUNNING FESTIVAL (VIC)
​Entries are now open for the 4-5 September 2016 for third running of Mornington Running Festival and Health & Lifestyle Expo. The weekend festival includes a 1km kids dash, 5 and 10km fun run/walk and the popular Half Marathon 21.1km distance. The Health and Lifestyle Expo will also back bigger and better including exhibitors, seminars, workshops and games for the whole family. Join us and help us money for our Charity Partner beyondblue. ​The Beyond Blue Obstacle Course has been included as part of the expo on Saturday 3rd September. We have limited spots available so make sure you secure your spot now, for what will be great fun  contact: info@eventpeople.com.au 03 59884040. email: info@eventpeople.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 4 Sep 2016 MORNINGTON RUNNING FESTIVAL AND EXPO (VIC)
Entries are now open for the 4-5 September 2016 for third running of Mornington Running Festival and Health & Lifestyle Expo. The weekend festival includes a 1km kids dash, 5km and 10km fun run/walk and the popular Half Marathon 21.1km distance. The Health and Lifestyle Expo will also back bigger and better including exhibitors, seminars, workshops and games for the whole family. Join us and help us money for our Charity Partner beyondblue.  contact: XOSIZE Events. email: events@xosize.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun-Fri 4-4 Sep THE CANBERRA TIMES FUN RUN (ACT)
The Canberra Times Fun Run presented by Westpac has been going strong since 1975 raising much needed funds for Australian Charities, the 2015 event raised more than $100,000. With 14km, 10km and 5km courses there is something for everyone! contact: 1800 555 514. email: canberrafunrun@fairfaxmedia.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 4 Sep THE CANBERRA TIMES FUN RUN (ACT)
This year the 5km course will start in front of the steps of Old Parliament House, complete a loop up to Parliament House before joining in with 14km and 10km courses on Kings Avenue through to the finish on the Rond Terraces in Commonwealth Park. If you're wishing to walk the adidas 5km course, please start at the back of the pack.  contact: Fairfax Media. email: canberrafunrun@fairfaxmedia.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 4 Sep COFFS HARBOUR RUNNING FESTIVAL (NSW)
The Bendigo Bank Coffs Harbour Running Festival is a community event for people of all ages and abilities and consists of a 21.1 km Half Marathon, 10 km Fun Run, 5 km Fun Run and a 3km Family Fun Run/Walk. Held on a bush trail on the Coffs Creek walkway, the flat, shady course is ideal for runners. The picturesque track hugs the beautiful Coffs Creek and competitors run over floating boardwalks, through swamp forests of mangrove, casuarina and paperbark trees from the centre of town to the coast and back. The event raises funds for local children's charities including Life Education Australia, Coffs Coast Autism, Camp Quality and the Early Childhood Intervention Program Coffs Harbour. Steve Moneghetti is returning as the event ambassador and will take part in the half marathon. contact: Village Sports. email: info@villagesports.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 4 Sep HOKA ONE ONE TRAIL RUNNING SERIES - RACE 4 (VIC)
The HOKA ONE ONE Trail Running Series takes your running off-road with a series of popular races at breath-taking wilderness locations within a 1hr drive from Melbourne. Anglesea - 8km / 15km / 23km  contact: Annie Knight. email: info@rapidascent.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 4 Sep YMCA FATHER'S DAY FUN RUN (VIC)
Get excited! It's time to chase your way around Melbourne this Fathers' Day. Create memorable moments at the inaugural YMCA Fathers' Day Fun Run, with plenty of entertainment and activities for the whole family. Run, walk or chase your family and friends around the scenic 5k or 10k courses at Melbourne's Tan. This event is all about healthy living, celebrating families and raising much needed funds to minimise the toll of mental illness on young people's lives by providing places where they can reach their full potential. In 1910, the YMCA invented Fathers' Day - today we want you to be part of our biggest celebration yet! Register today!  contact: http://fathersdayfunrun.org.au/. email: anna.kingston@ymca.org.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Mon 5 Sep FREE MONTHLY MONDAY MAGIC MILE, CAIRNS (QLD)
Join us on the first Monday of each month and see how fast you can run over 1 mile. Arrive at about 5.30pm for registration and a warm up. Race starts at 6.00pm.  contact: Lorraine Lawson. email: info@dynamicrunning.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Tue 6 Sep MT AINSLIE RUN UP AND POWER WALK (ACT)
Run and power walk up Mt Ainslie at 12.45pm on the first Tuesday of each month. Free. Start at Remembrance Park, Treloar Crescent, Campbell (behind the Australian War Memorial). Finish at the tower on the summit of Mt Ainslie. Make you own way back down the mountain. Altitude at the start 595m. Altitude at the finish 825m.  contact: John Harding. email: hackettrunner at hotmail dot com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat 10 Sep MT BROWN RUN (WA)
An opportunity for you to be one of those who sets one of the four records for the inaugural Mt Brown Run which will take place at 7am Saturday 10th September. The Mt Brown Run is open to anyone interested in running or walking the 6km course which will become an annual event and a permanent feature of The York Festival. The course starts in the centre of town (outside the York Post Office), runs to the Great Southern Hwy/Avon Terrace intersection, turns left over the river, then left into Panmure Road and right into Mount Street to run up the path past the cemetery to the top of Mt Brown, then returning down Pioneer Drive/Steere Road/Lincoln Street, left into Newcastle Street, right into Glebe Street over the river into South Street and right into Avon Terrace and finish back at the Post Office. The distance is approximately 6 km. contact: Meghan Hicks. email: hello@yorkfestival.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 11 Sep SRI CHINMOY SYDNEY 2016 SERIES RACE 6 - IRON COVE HALF-MARATHON, 7 KM & 4 KM RUNS. (NSW)
If you’re aiming for the Sydney Marathon later in the month, this is the perfect tune-up race, the final Half-Marathon of the Series. Even if you’ve raced this course many times before, there’s always a buzz about the Iron Cove events with such a great crowd all gathered for the same purpose: sheer enjoyment! Park at the end of Glover St, Lilyfield. On-the-day registration opens at 6.45 am and closes at 7.55 am, with races starting from 8 am. contact: Prachar Stegemann. email: sydney@srichinmoyraces.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 11 Sep BLACK MOUNTAIN TRAIL RACE, KURANDA (QLD)
For most of the race the route follows the original Black Mountain Road between Port Douglas and Kuranda. Transport to and from the event is included. 21.1km or 35km options are available. contact: Lorraine Lawson. email: info@dynamicrunning.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 11 Sep BEACHSIDE DASH (NSW)
The St.George Bank Beachside Dash is BACK for its 9th year offering something for everyone with 10km, 5km and 2km events. You can double or triple up and knock over up to 17km before brekkie. The Dash course follows the beautiful beachside path from Dolls Point to Kyeemagh, near Brighton-Le-Sands, Sydney. The course will follow the newly formed track from 2015 to allow runners of the 10km and 5km to remain on formed, fast foot path for the entire race, making it ideal for setting that personal best time. Register in advance to avoid disappointment. All funds raised at the St.George Bank Beachside Dash go to vital medical research projects at St George and Sutherland Hospitals.  contact: Lisa Whitehouse. email: event@ssmrf.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 11 Sep MEMORY WALK & JOG - GEELONG (VIC)
Alzheimer's Australia Vic is heading back to Geelong for the third annual Memory Walk & Jog - this time in a new location! Join us Sunday 11th September at Barwon Valley Park for a 10km Run, 5km Run or a 2.8km Walk. It's all about coming together with your friends and family to raise vital funds and support people impacted by dementia. You don't need to be a fitness fanatic to be a part of Memory Walk & Jog - it has something for everyone! You can run, walk, skip or even dress up and dance your way through the day! So whether you're eight or 80, a pro-athlete or just looking for a fun morning out, you can take part in the race and request donations to support the amazing work done by Alzheimer's Australia Vic.  contact: Kristin Marshall. email: kristin.marshall@alzheimers.org.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 11 Sep BROOKS FORSTER RUNNING FESTIVAL (NSW)
Welcome to the 6th Brooks Forster running festival. Come and run one of the most scenic courses on the Mid North Coast, only 3.5 hours north of Sydney. Surrounded by ocean and the pristine waters of Wallis Lake, you will make your way running over the Forster Tuncurry Bridge covering paths and Break Walls on a 99.0 % flat course Our reputation as a family friendly event with a distance to suit everyone will ensure you experience an awesome weekend away. EVENTS INCLUDE 21.1 km Half Marathon, 10km run, 5km fun run, 4km Walk and Talk, 4km Kids 9-12 yrs Fun Run, 2km Kids 4-8 yrs Fun Run contact: Peter Camilleri. email: petercamilleri64@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat 17 Sep THE WELLNESS WALK & RESEARCH RUN (VIC)
Join the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Wellness & Research Centre (ONJ Centre) to raise vital funds for breakthrough cancer research and wellness and supportive care programs. The Wellness Walk has attracted over 6,000 participants and raised more than $400,000 since its inception three years ago. The 2016 event will be proudly hosted at the Bundoora Campus of La Trobe University, our official Event Partner. This year the event will introduce the inaugural Research Run led by run ambassador, Australian sporting legend Steve Moneghetti. Participants can choose to walk or run either a 5km or 10km course through the La Trobe University campus. The new event will complement the Wellness Walk and provide a fantastic opportunity for the dedicated running community to show their support. The day will also include live stage performances, family activities, food trucks and opportunities to engage with our generous sponsors.  contact: Hannah Cusack- Event Manager. email: hannah.cusack@austin.org.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 18 Sep 3RD REGIONAL RUNNING CHALLENGE (QLD)
Who is the fastest regional town? Cairns, Alice Springs, Darwin or Catherine? Sign up today and join in the fun to determine the winner. EVERYONE welcome, you don’t need to belong to a running club to participate.$5.00 per person. Kids U12 run for FREE. If you are registering a child under 12, please use the code CHILDU12 (case sensitive). Age as on race day. contact: Lorraine Lawson. email: info@dynamicrunning.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 18 Sep MT COOROORA ENDURANCE CHALLENGE, POMONA (QLD)
Spend a day on this magic mountain testing your fitness and endurance, as you also benefit the lives of chronically sick kids and their families, through the donation of money raised to the Children's Hospital Foundation and the Humpty Dumpty Foundation. The course starts about 100m from the road on the Mt Cooroora track at the position marked start. The track then gradually rises about 90m and as it winds its way about 750m to the point marked steep section. It is marked "steep section", because it is extremely steep. The track then rises sharply about 190m over about 450m to the summit. At this point participants turn around and follow the track back down to the start point to complete a full lap.Individual participants will carry on repeating this course. Relay team participants will tag a team member who will then complete a lap and so on.The total distance of a return lap (ascent/descent) of the course is approximately 2.4km. contact: Tony Jennings. email: Tony@mtcoorooraendurancechallenge.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Tue 20 Sep BLACK MOUNTAIN RUN UP AND POWER WALK (ACT)
2.6kms, 12:45pm, Clunies Ross Street Acton (100m east of entrance to Botanical Gardens). Both runners and power walkers welcome. Free. contact: John Harding. email: hackettrunner at hotmail dot com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Fri 23 Sep HOKA ONE ONE TRAIL RUNNING SERIES - RACE 5 (NIGHT RACE) (VIC)
The HOKA ONE ONE Trail Running Series takes your running off-road with a series of popular races at breath-taking wilderness locations within a 1hr drive from Melbourne. NEW night race 5: Friday 23 September - Studley Park - 5km / 11km / 15km contact: Annie Knight. email: info@rapidascent.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat 24 Sep HARVEST RUN (VIC)
Sole Motive presents the Harvest Run - an exciting new event held amongst the vineyards in the stunning Yarra Valley this September. The Harvest Run offers two distances with stunning views of Victoria's award winning Yarra Valley wineries and countryside. � 6km run/walk which starts at the Yarra Valley Racing Club � 13.5km run from Healesville to Yarra Glen. Think food, wine, fitness and fun. After you've run, relax in our event village at the Yarra Glen Race Course to enjoy food, wine and music.  contact: 03 9285 0600 . email: info@solemotive.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 25 Sep SHORT & MIDDLE DISTANCE SERIES #2, RACE 2, CAIRNS (QLD)
Series #2: 28 August and 25 September. Registration cut off is 12 hours prior to each race. One of seven opportunities in 2016 to participate in the series events to get you stronger and faster over 3km, 5km or 10km. 3km and 5km runs are free, there is a fee per series for the 10km distance. contact: Lorraine Lawson. email: info@dynamicrunning.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 25 Sep RUN 4 YOUTH OFF THE STREETS - BERLIN MARATHON 2016
Will you help us get youth off the streets, whilst also doing something inspiring for yourself? Join us in running the history-filled streets of Berlin in September 2016. This is an opportunity for you to show support for the young people in need who face poverty, neglect, emotional and physical abuse, or homelessness. contact: 1300 905 188. email: kimberly@inspiredadventures.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 25 Sep SRI CHINMOY CANBERRA TRAIL ULTRA (103KM) (ACT)
The Sri Chinmoy Canberra Centenary 100km trail run was staged in 2013. With Canberra now 103 years old, in 2016 the event grows to 103km. Starting and finishing from The Rond Terraces, the route explores Parliament House, Red Hill, Isaacs Ridge, Farrer Ridge, Mt Taylor, Mt Arawang, Cooleman Ridge, Stromlo Forest Park, the National Arboretum, Cork Oaks, Aranda Bushland, Black Mountain Reserve, Mt Majura, Mt Ainslie and Lake Burley Griffin. The run is open to Solo Runners, and to Relay Teams of 2-4 members, with 4 relay legs of approximately 25 km. contact: Prachar Stegemann. email: canberra@srichinmoyraces.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 25 Sep BEACH TO BROTHER MARATHON, HALF MARATHON AND 10K (NSW)
Port Macquarie. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 25 Sep MT KEIRA CHALLENGE (NSW)
5k and 10k uphill, Wollongong Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 25 Sep YURREBILLA 56KM TRAIL ULTRA (SA)
Adelaide, South Australia Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 25 Sep SRI CHINMOY CANBERRA 103KM TRAIL ULTRA (ACT)
Sri Chinmoy Canberra 103km Trail Ultra and Ultra, Canberra Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 


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