Great Ocean Road Running Festival

Saturday, 19 May to Sunday, 20 May 2018

Apollo Bay, VIC

Run/Walk Road/Path/Park Short Medium Long Superlong Ultra Marathon Kids
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The Great Ocean Road Running Festival from Saturday, 19 May to Sunday, 20 May 2018 offers one of the most spectacular marathons in the world!

The course stretches along the coastal towns from Lorne to Apollo Bay and runners of all distances can soak up some of Australia’s most scenic beaches and breathtaking views during the annual two-day running festival.

Over 7,000 participants of all ages and abilities will to run or walk one of seven event distances ranging from the 1.5km Kids' Gallop right through to the 60km Ultra Marathon.

Registration also gives participants free access to a range of activities across the weekend. Lorne and Apollo Bay will host a kite festival, live music and yoga sessions so everyone can enjoy the festivities.

There is also a separate Great Ocean Walk from 2017.

This event was formerly known as the Great Ocean Road Marathon.


Kids 1.5km


Location map

The ultra marathon & full marathon start at the Lorne SLSC car park and finish at Apollo Bay Hotel. The half marathon starts at Kennett River and finishes at Apollo Bay Hotel. All other event start and finish at Apollo Bay Hotel.

Note: map location may be approximate.

Other events

Other editons of this event were on / will be on:
- 19 to 20 May 2018
- 14 to 15 May 2016
- 16 to 17 May 2015
- 17 to 18 May 2014


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This listing was last manually checked on 15 November 2017.

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