Kokoda Challenge in Brisbane, Queensland

Get a team together with friends, family, workmates, sports or school mates and challenge yourself at the Kokoda Challenge. In honour of the Kokoda Spirit, this 48km, 30km & 15km event winds through some of Brisbane's toughest terrain.

The track undulates through the natural green scenery west of Brisbane Forest Park. Starting at Brookfield Showgrounds, make your way up to the checkpoint at McAfee's Lookout before returning to the showgrounds via the subtropical rainforest of D'Aguilar National Park, reminiscent of the Owen Stanley Ranges in Papua New Guinea.

The distance coupled with wide open fire trails makes this the perfect event for beginners or runners having a hit out. Teams of 2, 3 or 4 must complete the course together in honour of the spirit forged on the Kokoda Track in 1942: courage, endurance, mateship and sacrifice.

Kokoda Challenge

at
Brookfield Showgrounds, Brisbane, QLD
Saturday, June 3rd 2017
Run/Walk48K, 30K & 15K Team Treks
Sunday, September 4th 2016

Kokoda Challenge

Brookfield Showgrounds, Brisbane, QLD
Run/Walk30K & 15K Team Treks
Sunday, May 31st 2015

Kokoda Challenge

Brookfield Showgrounds, Brisbane, QLD
Run/Walk30K & 15K Team Treks
Sunday, June 1st 2014

Kokoda Challenge

Brookfield Showgrounds, Brisbane, QLD
Run/Walk30K & 15K Team Treks
Sunday, June 2nd 2013

Kokoda Challenge

Brookfield Showgrounds, Brisbane, QLD
Run/Walk30K Team Trek
Sunday, June 3rd 2012

Kokoda Challenge

Brookfield Showgrounds, Brisbane, QLD
Run/Walk30K Team Trek

Page history

Listing created26 Apr 2012 Last updated 21 Feb 2017 Last checked 23 Feb 2017

Update history

21 Feb 2017Added 48K distance & link to entry form for event on 03 Jun 2017 23 Dec 2016Added next event date: 03 Jun 2017 07 Jun 2016Event scheduled for 05 Jun 2016 has been re-scheduled for 04 Sep 2016 (postponed due to extreme weather) 03 Jun 2016Event scheduled for 05 Jun 2016 has been postponed due to severe weather; new date TBC 21 Jan 2016Added link to online entry for event on 05 Jun 2016 and updated links to new website 12 Nov 2015Added next event date: 05 Jun 2016 27 Jan 2015Added link to online entry for event on 31 May 2015 12 Aug 2014Added next event date: 31 May 2015 04 Nov 2013Added link to online entry for event on 01 Jun 2014 31 Oct 2013Added next event date: 01 Jun 2014 10 Dec 2012Added next event date: 02 Jun 2013

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This event starts and finishes at the Brookfield Showgrounds at 550 Brookfield Rd.

Note: map location(s) may be approximate.

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