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Perth Running Festival 2019

Start: Optus Stadium
Finish: Inside Optus Stadium
Date: Sunday 6 October 2019


This is your only chance to complete a run or walk and cross the finish line inside Optus Stadium in 2019!
Runners of all ages, fitness levels and experience will love our fast and flat course along the banks of the Swan River, finishing with a live, big screen finale inside the Stadium. 

The 4km walk or run course is perfect for families, beginners, and community groups. A picturesque short course that includes the Swan River shoreline before finishing inside Optus Stadium.

For a step up in distance, you can take on the 10km course.  The course will be fast and flat and we are aiming for it to become the fastest 10km ever run in Australia!  If you want to set a personal best and experience running onto Optus Stadium, then this is the course for you!
Ideal for competitive runners, groups and social runners.

Half-Marathon 21.1KM
Competition and dedicated runners can power on through our 21km half-marathon course. Also a fast and flat course, the half-marathon is picturesque and sure to be one of the more memorable running experiences in 2019.

Marathon 42.2KM
The West Australian Marathon Club has proudly partnered with the Perth Running Festival to bring you an unmissable marathon experience in 2019.

The marathon course promises to be amazing for competitive distance runners or first time marathon runners looking for a challenge, not to mention a memorable finish inside Optus Stadium. The marathon course is possibly the most beautiful course in the world and should not be missed in 2019.
  • Start and finish in one place at Optus Stadium.
  • Finish on the hallowed Optus Stadium playing surface
  • Free public transport to the event for all participants
  • Flat $10 parking at Gloucester Park between 5:00am and 1:00pm
  • Open to all ages, families, groups and corporate teams.
  • 100% of fundraising supports the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research.
  • 4km Distance: Adult (16+) $39 | Child $19
  • 10km Distance: Adult (16+) $45 | Child $24
  • Half Marathon Distance: Adult (16+) $85
  • 42km Marathon Distance: Adult (16+) $130
A big screen stadium finish in 2019 - Register today!
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    Event Showings

    Sunday October 6th 2019 - 6AM to 4PM

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    Ticketed event

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    333 Victoria Park Dr

    Burswood  WA 6100

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    Wheelchair access