Australia Running Festival

Community Event

13 Apr 2019 to 14 Apr 2019

The pinnacle event in the Australian running calendar, The Canberra Times Australian Running Festival, presented by Tata Consultancy Services, will return to the nation’s capital for a jam-packed festival of fitness and fun on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 April 2019.

Entrants are invited to rise to the challenge and choose from a range of world-class courses throughout the festival weekend including; 5km, 10km, Half Marathon, Canberra Times Canberra Marathon and Ultra Marathon.

The event is held over two consecutive days and attracts people of all fitness levels including some of the Australia’s best athletes, to discover the nation’s capital in an incredible way, with the picturesque event course passing through some of Australia’s most iconic and stunning landmarks.

Runners and spectators can also enjoy a relaxed festival atmosphere from the immersive event village, including an entertainment stage, various exhibitors, an elite VIP area and a kids’ zone fitted out with a plethora of activities, to ensure a weekend of fun for the whole family.


Disabled access available

Event Times

13 Apr 2019 to 14 Apr 2019

Annual Event



King George Terrace, Barton, 2600

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