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Great Ocean Road Running Festival

Saturday, 18 May 2019 to Sunday, 19 May 2019

Apollo Bay, VIC

Run/Walk Road/Path/Park Kids

The Great Ocean Road Running Festival from Saturday, 18 May to Sunday, 19 May 2019 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.

See also the separate Great Ocean Walk held over the same weekend.


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.


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This listing was last manually checked on 20 May 2019.

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