5km Run

Registrations for the 5KM run are now open!

Experience Melbourne like never before and race around some of Melbourne’s most famous landmarks and iconic scenery. Take part alongside racegoers participating in their first long-distance competitive run, those running with family members or those that prefer to run shorter distances. The 5km Run is an excellent first step into the world of competitive running.

Event Information

DateSunday 13 October, 2024
Start Time11:15am
Cut Off Time2:00pm
Field Limit5,000
Start LineBatman Avenue (150 North of Rod Laver Arena)
Finish LineMelbourne Cricket Ground (MCG)
Age LimitChildren under the age of 13 years must be accompanied by an adult at all times


Entry Fees & Inclusions

Adult: $55

Child: $35

Please note entry fees are subject to change at any time, so sign up early to secure the best pricing. 


  • Entry
  • Race Bib + Safety Pins
  • Finishers Medal
  • E-Certificate

Course Map

2024 course subject to change

Drink Stations

Drink Station Locations

LOCATIONAid Station Total Dist.SuppliedMedicalToilets
Birrarungmar / William barrack Bridge2Water hydration stationNoNo
Finish5Water + GatoradeYesYes

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