Australia’s most spectacular running event, the Kieser Great Ocean Road Running Festival, returns to Victoria’s iconic southwest coast on Saturday 18th and Sunday 19th of May 2024.
With nine distances and panoramic sea-side views, the event offers something for runners of all ages and experience levels.
Great Ocean Road Running Festival – 2024 Dates & Entry Prices
On Saturday, distances include 14km Paradise Run, 6km Run and 1.5km Great Ocean Road Real Estate Kids Gallop, all starting at the Apollo Bay Hotel.
On Sunday, distances include the Ultra Marathon (60km), Kieser Marathon (44km), 13km and 6.5km Trail Runs, and the 5km and 10km Great Ocean Road Walk, all starting at Lorne SLSC Car Park on Mount Joy Parade. The Brooks Half Marathon will also be held on Sunday, beginning at Kennett River Holiday Park.
Alongside two inspirational days of running, festival goers can lap up local artists’ dulcet tones and immerse themselves in a ‘glamping’ experience and other adventurous activities across Lorne and Apollo Bay.
Whether you’re walking 5km, running your first marathon, entertaining the family at the kite festival, or relaxing at a yoga session by the beach, take part in the ultimate weekend of running, wellness and leisure your way!