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Aug 2019
Sun 25 Aug LAKE MACQUARIE RUNNING FESTIVAL (NSW)
The 35th Anniversary of the Lake Macquarie Running Festival will be convened on Sunday 25 August 2019. With in excess of 2,000 participants joining in the community event by completing the Half Marathon, 10.5km Fun Run or 4km Kids Scamper. The event follows the scenic shores of Lake Macquarie between Warners Bay and Speers Point (Hunter Region less then 90 mins North of Sydney). Early Bird Registration (Price Discount and Free Event T-Shirt)are open now until 29 July and registration also taken up until the start of the event. For more details visit www.lakemacrunning.com or phone Chad on 0459 710 038. contact: Chad Griffith on 0459 710 038. email: enquiries@lakemacrunning.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 25 Aug PERTH CITY TO SURF 2019 (WA)
The Chevron City to Surf for Activ is an iconic event and one of the �must do� runs in Australia, so whether you run, walk or roll your way through the 4km, 12km, half marathon or marathon, the atmosphere is contagious. It�s a day of fun and fitness, a celebration of inspiration and achievement for all!  email: info@perthcitytosurf.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat 31 Aug WINGELLO TRAIL RUN FESTIVAL (NSW)
50km – 24km – 18km – 7km – 1km, Wingello State Forest, Southern Highlands Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Sep 2019
Sat 7 Sep COASTAL CLASSIC (NSW)
The Coastal Classic is a 30km 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: April Gillies. email: info@maxadventure.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat-Sun 7-8 Sep KOWEN MOONLIGHTER (KOWEN TRAIL RUN SERIES) (ACT)
Kowen Moonlighter event lets runners experience trail running at night. With 7 different events to choose from there is something for everyone from beginner trail runners to experienced ultra runners. The events utilise a 7.55km loop with short events Saturday evening (single 7.55km, double 15.10km or triple 22.65km loops) or for the more serious runners a 6 or 12 hour ultra run with either solo or relay teams going overnight. Not-for-profit will all proceeds going to the local Wamboin Rural Fire Brigade. contact: Pam Muston. email: kowentrailrun@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 15 Sep BLACKMORES SYDNEY RUNNING FESTIVAL (NSW)
Described as one of the most scenic and spectacular courses in Australia, the Blackmores Sydney Running Festival attracts around 33,000 participants annually. In 2013 the Blackmores Sydney Marathon was the first Australian marathon to be broadcast live in 23 years. The popularity of the Sydney Marathon has attracted both international and local elite athletes and as a result in 2014 the Sydney Marathon achieved Gold Label by the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF). The Blackmores Sydney Running Festival consists of four exciting events, all crossing the Sydney Harbour Bridge with the Marathon, Half Marathon and Bridge Run (10 kilometre Certified) distances finishing at the iconic Sydney Opera House and the Family Fun Run (3.5 kilometre) at Sydney's prestigious Conservatorium of Music. Runners, joggers and walkers of all skill levels and ages will experience a challenge or a fun day out to explore the extraordinary scenic views of Sydney. contact: Meaghan Loand. email: info@sydneyrunningfestival.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat 21 Sep SURF COAST CENTURY (VIC)
WELCOME TO THE SURF COAST CENTURY - 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 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, terrific support services, easy logistics and the incredible energy around the course generated by all the supporters, other runners and event officials.
So set yourself the ultimate challenge and join us for the 2019 Surf Coast Century for an unforgettable experience. ENTRIES NOW OPEN! contact: Annie Knight. email: info@rapidascent.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat 21 Sep HARVEST RUN (VIC)
Run. Wine. Cheese. Plan a weekend getaway or day trip to run (and explore) the scenic Yarra Valley�because wine not? The Harvest Run event weekend is a favourite among wine and cheese loving runners. With two distances to choose from (5.3K and 13.5K), enjoy all the beauty of running through the Yarra Valley region with the added fun of live music, gourmet food and local wines.  contact: 03 9285 0600. email: info@solemotive.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat-Sun 28-29 Sep HOUNSLOW CLASSIC 2019 (NSW)
The Hounslow Classic is a 68km Ultra SkyMarathon and 21km SkyRace in the Blue Mountains of NSW from Saturday, 28 September to Sunday, 29 September 2019. The event is sanctioned by the International SkyRunning Federation. Registration opens at 9am, May 1st, 2019 for Foundation Members, and at 9am, May 8th for open registration. Starting in the picturesque township of Blackheath, one of the highest villages in the Blue Mountains - the Hounslow Classic Ultra takes runners of a tour of the Grose Valley past environmental icons such as Blue Gum Forest, Pulpit Rock, Junction Rock and Lockley Pylon. Not to mention the amazing Grand Canyon. This race is held on virgin territory when it comes to events and is awe inspiring in its scenery as it brings you into some pockets of the world which both amateur and professional photographers travel across the continent to capture. contact: Sean Greenhill. email: info@mountainsports.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Oct 2019
Sun 6 Oct HARRIETVILLE HALF (VIC)
The Harrietville Half Marathon runs from Bright to Harrietville along the Great Alpine Road in Victoria on Sunday, 6 October 2019. The event is organised by a local running group with a passion for running, health & wellbeing & the community. The "Harrietville Half" is planned to be an ongoing, annual event to encourage and promote healthy activities, fitness and lifestyle in our community. All proceeds will be donated to the Harrietville Primary School supporting "Excellence in Regional Education". Along with the half marathon, there are 2km, 5km and 10km fun run/walk distances. Distances/Events 2km (up to 12yr olds ) 5km 10km 21km contact: Robyn Downey. email: harrietvillehalf@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Fri-Sun 11-13 Oct PEMBY TRAIL FEST (WA)
Pemberton WA. Karri forest trail. 10km, 14km, Half Marathon and 50 km. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 13 Oct MALENY RUNFEST (QLD)
Emerging as one of the must do events on the Sunshine Coast the Maleny RunFest (Mountain View Challenge) will be held this year on 13th October incorporating our signature event the Remax Hinterland half marathon. Elite runners enter this race to test themselves and to truly hone their fitness before taking on other challenges but most who enter are ordinary everyday people who just love running. Runners in this event can look forward to a few slightly challenging gradients which will test their stamina.. The course leaves the Maleny Showgrounds travelling to Mountain View Road encompassing one of the hinterland's most picturesque routes past Mary Cairn Cross Park with views of the Glass House Mountains. All proceeds from this event go towards Lions Childhood Cancer Research Foundation contact: Glenn Toppin. email: glennbeau@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 20 Oct KEDUMBA HALF MARATHON (NSW)
Wentworth Falls NSW. Half marathon and 10 km. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Nov 2019
Sun 3 Nov THREE BRIDGES RUN (NSW)
The Three Bridges Run returns for a second year on Sunday, 3 November 2019; this spectacular run goes along Parramatta River, and is just 30 minutes west of the Sydney CBD. The 5km, 9km, 21km or 29km course takes in the sites of George Kendall Riverside Park, Meadowbank Park, Rhodes Point, and Newington Nature Reserve using the Parramatta Valley shared use path. With stunning river views showcasing the beauty of this area, it's one not to be missed! contact: Maximum Adventure. email: info@maxadventure.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 3 Nov DEEP SPACE MARATHON AND HALF MARATHON FESTIVAL (ACT)
50th Anniversary of the moon landing from the former Orroral Valley Space Tracking Station to former Honeysuckle Creek Space Tracking Station and return, Namadgi National Park A.C.T. 7am 42.2 km marathon run, 1290m of ascent; 8am 21.1 km half marathon run/walk, 645m of ascent; 9am 8 km run/walk; 5 km run/walk. Online entries open soon.  contact: John Harding. email: hackettrunner at hotmail dot com.
 
Sat 16 Nov BOUDDI COASTAL RUN (NSW)
If trail running is your passion and you are looking for an event offering trails with beautiful coastal views and a variety of terrain, you’ve come to the right place. Bouddi Coastal Run is a 14km and 21km trail run only 1.5 hours North of Sydney CBD. The event is held within Bouddi National Park, a stunning coastal reserve on the NSW Central Coast. The scenery is spectacular with pristine beaches, rainforest and a marine park. With a great combination of smooth trails, sand running, rocky terrain, cliff top trails and hills, what more could you ask for. The course takes in the sites of Putty Beach, Gerrin Point, Maitland Bay, Bouddi and Bombi Point. With cliff top views of the unique Marine Park and natural beauty of this area, it’s one not to be missed! contact: Maximum Adventure. email: info@maxadventure.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 17 Nov DINNER PLAIN TRAIL RUN (VIC)
Distance: 1—5—10—21—32 km. Location: Dinner Plain Village, Victoria Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 17 Nov POINT TO PINNACLE (TAS)
Hobart. 21.1 km and 10 km.  Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat 23 Nov AFTERGLOW NIGHT TRAIL RUN (VIC)
a night trail running event consisting of a 21km, 13km and 5km events contact: peri payne. email: peri@tourdetrails.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 24 Nov STROMLO RUNNING FESTIVAL 2019 (ACT)
https://www.facebook.com/stromlo.runningfestival/ contact: Sean Greenhill. email: info@mountainsports.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Dec 2019
Sun 8 Dec CATHEDRALS CHALLENGE 2019 (VIC)
A visit to the Cathedral Ranges State Park led Race Director, Sean Greenhill on what he considered a fantastic trail running adventure. Subsequently, maps were poured over and soon enough a race course was developed that would provide trail runners with an adventure on the trails they would not forget� contact: Sean Greenhill. email: info@mountainsports.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 15 Dec TOUR DE RIDGES, WODEN VALLEY ACT (ACT)
A trail tour of the Farrer, Wanniassa Hills and Isaacs Ridge nature park ridges in Canberra’s Woden Valley from Mawson Sports Field. 6.30am 21.2 km Tour de Ridges run & 15.3 km bush walk; 7.15am 15.3 km run; 7.45am 10.6 km out and back ‘flat’ Farrer - Isaacs trail run & walk  contact: John Harding. email: hackettrunner at hotmail dot com.
 
 
Jan 2020
Sun 19 Jan KOWEN TRAIL RUNS (ACT)
Half marathon and 12 km run/walk from Wamboin in Kowen forest.  Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Feb 2020
Sun 23 Feb ROLLER COASTER RUN, MT DANDENONG, MELBOURSE (VIC)
2k, 5k, 10k, 21.5k, 43k Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat-Sun 29 Feb-1 Mar MT BAW BAW TRAIL FEST (VIC)
29 February 2020 — 15/21/36/44 km; 01 March 2020 — 1/4/7 km Distance: 1 km—4 km—7 km—15 km—21 km—36 km—44 km Location: Mount Baw Baw Resort, Victoria, Australia Start/Finish: All events Village Square adjacent to the Baw Baw Restaurant Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Mar 2020
Sat 14 Mar RAZORBACK RUN (VIC)
Harrietville. 22—40—64 km Alpine Runs Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Apr 2020
Fri-Sun 3-5 Apr BUFFALO STAMPEDE (VIC)
Starting in Bright, the Buffalo Stampede 2020 will take runners through a gruelling but picturesque journey along trails and up mountains in Victoria’s Alpine country. With options of tackling the 75km, 42km, 10km and 20km courses there is a challenge for everyone... including the Grand Slam that combines all three (10+75+42km). Entries to open in October 2019 Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 5 Apr MT BULLER SKYE RUN (VIC)
Mt Buller Alpine resort. 22—36—45 km Alpine Runs Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Jul 2020
Sun 12 Jul THE GEORGES RIVER FESTIVAL OF THE FEET (NSW)
The Festival of the Feet offers 3km, 7km, 14km or 21.1km run events. All courses are off-road and wind their way along Georges River and around Lake Gillawarna in the beautiful Mirrambeena Regional Park in Georges Hall. The event attracts around 600 entrants from serious competitors to fun runners & walkers and families - from babes in prams to energetic octogenarians. Everyone is welcome for a fun family day of fitness and festivities. We offer individual, team and family entries. contact: Race Director. email: festivalofthefeet@westiesjoggers.com. Visit the website for more details.
 


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