Simpson Desert Ultramarathon

The Simpson Desert Ultramarathon is an 11 day ultra marathon starting at the geographical centre of Australia (Lambert Centre) and finishing 11 days later at Birdsville.

This event passes through 3 States (NT, SA, QLD) and over 1315 sand dunes in a west to east direction, across the full breadth of the Simpson Desert. Distances covered each day range from 53km to 88km.

Sunday, September 15th 2013
Sunday15 Sep2013

Simpson Desert Ultramarathon

The Simpson Desert, QLD, SA, NT
650K over 11 days - Off Road

Saturday, September 15th 2012
Saturday15 Sep2012

Simpson Desert Ultramarathon

The Simpson Desert, QLD, SA, NT
650K over 15 days - Off Road

Page history

Listing created23 Jul 2012 Last updated 15 Jan 2013 Last checked 16 Nov 2016

Update history

15 Jan 2013Updated event details as per event website: will be run over 11 days this year (was 15 last year) 14 Jan 2013Added 2013 event start date: 15 Sep 2013 (event runs over 15 days)

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This event starts at The Lambert Centre and finished in Birdsville.

Note: map location(s) may be approximate.


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