Come along and challenge yourself for a great cause!

The 10 km, 5 km and 3 km are all timed runs. The course is a certified IAAF AIMS course so you can use your time as an official time for other runs.

Course records are :

  • 10 km - male 32.19 female 34.54
  • 5 km - male 16.39 female 17.45
  • 3 km - male 10.19 female 11.14

Results are published through Multisport Australia.

You don't have to be part of a team to participate! If you are registering as an individual just select this option when you register.

You can enter more than one run type e.g 5 km and 10 km (the events are scheduled so that you can participate in both). After completing the registration form you have the option to add yourself to another run.

Here is our quick guide to registration.



Is the course suitable for wheelchairs?

Wheelchairs are welcome to participate in the 3km, 5km and 10km fun runs, however please review the route first and be aware that there are a few steep inclines along the course.

How do I get there?
  • Train: the nearest station is Martin Place. Other stations close to the Royal Botanic Gardens are St James and Circular Quay.
  • Ferry: an easy walk from Circular Quay.
  • Bus: the 441 (Balmain via QVB) leaves Market Street Stand F near QVB stops stops outside the Art Gallery of NSW every 30 minutes on Sunday. Art Gallery Road will be closed until 10:30 am so please get off at an earlier stop.
  • Car: there is limited metered parking along Hospital Road and Macquarie Street, Art Gallery Road and Mrs Macquarie’s Road will be closed until 10:30 am. Undercover parking is available at the Domain Car Park, Sydney Hospital, and the Sydney Opera House in Macquarie Street. The Domain Car Park has disabled access. Book online at
  • Directions and traffic conditions: For directions from your home to the Garden, and current traffic conditions, phone the Roads & Traffic Authority on 132 701 or visit Live Traffic NSW.
How do I get my bib?

If you did not pay to have your bib to be delivered by mail, you will need to collect your bib prior to the event, to avoid lengthy queues.

Registration & Bib Collection weekdays: Thursday 3 September, Friday 4 September between 8am -3pm

Location: Brickworks Sydney Design Studio, Ground Floor, 2 Barrack Street, Sydney.

Registration & Bib Collection day before event: Saturday 5 September between 10am -1pm

Location: The Kiosk at the Domain, Sydney (opposite the Art Gallery)

If you are unable to collect your bib as you live outside the Sydney metropolitan area or are traveling from another state, bibs can be collected on the day but please allow 60 minutes before your run time to collect them. If you are not at the start of the run at the scheduled time, you will miss your run.

If you want to collect bibs on behalf of other people then please email Please note you will need to supply a list of the names you wish to collect for.