Finish Area

The finish area will offer the full post-race experience; where you can relax, immerse in to the atmosphere, appreciate a well-earned massage, refuel, and enjoy celebrating your achievement with friends and family.

Make a day of it enjoying the local flavours of Noosa with plenty of delicious restaurants and cafes, or enjoy a refreshing dip and soak up the sun at Noosa Main Beach. 

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Finisher's rewards

Everyone participating in Runaway Noosa in any/all distance will receive a Finisher's Medal. Prize money will be awarded based on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Male and Female runner over the Finish Line in the Marathon, and the 1st Male and Female over the Finish Line in the Half Marathon.


Prize giving

All Finisher’s results are available online after the event.

All prizes are awarded at prize giving which will take place at 10:30am for the 31.6km, Half Marathon. 10km and 5km prize giving will take place at 11:15am. Marathon and Marathon Team Relay prize giving will take place at 11:45am.

Prize Money

Prize money will be awarded based on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd Male and Female runner over the Finish Line in the Marathon and Half Marathon. 

Marathon Prize Money

1st Place Male and Female - $1,000
2nd Place Male and Female - $500
3rd Place Male and Female - $200

Half Marathon Prize Money

1st Place Male and Female - $1,200
2nd Place Male and Female - $600
3rd Place Male and Female - $300

Placing Prizes

Non-monetary prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, 3rd placing in each running Age Group category for Men and Women in each distance and each Team Category for Male, Female and Mixed Teams in the Marathon Relay Team, based on participant's/team's mat time.   


Trained massage therapists and practitioners will be on hand at Runaway Noosa Marathon. 

The cost is $20 for 15 minutes, $40 for 30 minutes, $60 for 45 minutes and only $80 for an hour.

The Massage Coordinator will be in contact to confirm all details.

Friday:  2:00pm - 7:00pm

Saturday: 7:00am - 1:30pm

Bookings will be made available closer to the event

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Medal Engraving

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Commemorate your achievement by having your official finishing time engraved on the back of your bespoke finisher medal. 

    • Pre-Sale: $20
    • On-Site: $25

How to Pre Purchase Medal Engraving?

Pre-purchase today and save $5.00. You can add this service when you register for the event, or later via your Active account

If you have any problems purchasing medal engraving after you have registered, refer to the Active User Guide.

How To Redeem Your Medal Engraving?

Once you cross the Finish Line at the 2020 Runaway Noosa Marathon and receive your medal, please proceed to the Medal Engraving at the Merchandise tent.

  • Make sure to bring your medal with you to be engraved
  • Provide the name and finish time you would like engraved (the merchandise team can look up your finish time if you do not know it)
  • This service may take 5-30 minutes depending on the current volume of customers
  • Please be sure to check your completed engraving for correct spelling and finish time. Any corrections will need to be handled onsite

*You must finish the race and receive a finisher medal to redeem. A list of eligible recipients will be provided to the Merchandise Tent. This service must be redeemed onsite (medals will not be mailed out post-event).

Finisher Photos

Photos are taken of all competitors throughout the day on course and at the finish line by FinisherPix. Photos will be available online 48hrs after the event to view and purchase. Be sure to smile when you see a photographer and have your race number clearly visible from the front so the photographer can identify you.

Finisher photos are now available to download and purchase, click the year below to view.