The Victoria Road Runners hold 4km and 8km time trials in Melbourne on the first Saturday of every month. This month's event is on Saturday, 6 January 2018.
In March, June, September and December it is a handicap followed by breakfast.
The event follows a beautiful leafy course along the Tan by the Yarra River and around the Royal Botanic Gardens, only a few minutes out of Melbourne's CBD. The distance is 4 km or 8 km, once or twice around the course. There is one challenging hill, up Anderson St.