Event Details

Date Saturday 26th May 2018
Entry Fee View Entry fees here
Distance 5km
Start Time 9:30am
Start Line Noosa Parade, Noosa
Finish Line Noosa Parade, Noosa
Minimum Age Entrants under the age of 12 years (on race day) must be accompanied by an adult on course at all times. All children aged 5 and older must register and pay the entry fee.
The 5km Run is a family friendly event and therefore baby buggies/prams can be used.
Timing Results Timing results will be provided by age group category; Open, 5-14, 15-17, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+.
Children 0-4 years will not receive a race kit or official time, unless they are entered as a runner. 
Prizes Non-monetary prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, 3rd placing in each running age group category for Men and Women, and will be based on participant’s mat time.

Course Overview

A flat, fast and friendly course set in the heart of Noosa township, it’s easy to find your happy running place right here. Get your family involved in a short and sharp 5km run. Enjoy running through the streets of Noosa across scenic bridges, past the canals, down to the riverbanks at Gympie Terrace and into Noosa Parade for the finish. 

Your supporters will have plenty of opportunity to watch you strut your stuff as you enjoy an awesome running atmosphere, with live music to keep you entertained on your run!

Full road closures will be in place along the course to ensure an enjoyable running experience. It’s a flat and fast circuit over an asphalt surface, with plenty of water and electrolyte stops along the route spaced approximately 2.5 kilometres apart.

Course Description

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The 5km Course starts on Noosa Parade, Noosa Heads. Participants will head down Noosa Parade before crossing through the Sofitel Bridge and the Munna Point Bridge, experiencing amazing views of Weyba Creek and the Noosa River, from here competitors will turn around at the end of Noosa Parade. From here runners will follow the same course back towards Noosa Heads reaching the eastern turn of the course, located in front of the Festival Village at the Noosa Lions Park. Runners will cover 1 lap of this course before entering the finish line stretch on Noosa Parade.

* Course and start times are subject to change

Sat, 26 May 2018