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'The Day of the Tall Ships' Australia Day Run/Walk

Thursday 26th January 2017

Please Note:

-Course: Mainly on the Bulimba Creek Bikeway-Maps to follow

-Start/Finish Venue: Eagle Sports Complex, No 3 Weedon St, Mansfield

The 26th January, is the day the 'First Fleet' arrived in Australia in 1788, hence 'The Day of the Tall Ships'

Results from previous years can be downloaded by clicking here

The details below for 2017 are subject to change.

-We will be selling last years 'old' T-Shirts for $10-00 each on the day (limited sizes).

The Events and Conditions:

We will be staging:

-42.195km Marathon: 5-00AM Start Time (Twice out and back))

-21.1km Challenge: 5-00AM Start Time (Once out and back)

-10km: 5-45AM Start Time (5km out, 5km back)

-5km: 7-00AM Start Time (2.5km out, 2.5km back)

And you can join us on Facebook by clicking here

Please note:

-Small field

-Hot and sticky weather(30+C and humidity above 80%)

-Part trail, part grassy glade, mostly Concrete bikeway and 2 BIG Hills/lap (well, I think, they are small,but most will think that they are big.)

-Finishers medal, yes for the first time.

-If you really want a 'Finishers Certificate', I might organise one for you.

Race Entry Fees:

And you can enter by clicking here

Getting There:

The Start/Finish is with in the Eagle Sports Complex(UBD Map 202 B-4)

GPS: No 3 Weedon St West, Mansfield

Weedon St West, is on the "Northbound onramp', for the Gateway/M1 Motorway, at the Mt Gravatt-Capalaba Rd, interchange.


Like all races, we always need volunteers to marshal and man the drink stops etc.

If you are a member of a club, and can find 4 volunteers to work as a team, we will make a $200-00 donation to your club.

Just email me to secure a position at a drinks table.

If you find 8 helpers, then we pay $400-00 etc

I can be contacted as follows:

Email, by clicking here.

Australian Mobile Phone: 0433 242 748

International Cell Phone: +61 433 242 748