Find fun runs and running events in Melbourne, Geelong and around Victoria. Whether you're looking for a 5k fun run or a 10k road race, a long distance running challenge like a 21k half marathon or 42.2km marathon, or a trail run in Melbourne, you'll find a list of them here.
Results 1 - 10 of 28 for running events in VIC
43km, 21.1km, 10km, 5km & 2km Kids
The Roller Coaster Run starts and finishes at the scenic SkyHigh atop Mount Dandenong. Runners travel along a loop through the Dandenong Ranges National Park for the 21.1km option, two loops for 43km runners and a shorter 10km option. The 2020 event also includes the Fairy Floss 5k and the Crazy Clown 2k kids event.
10km & 5km
The Angela Taylor Memorial Run commemorates the life of Angela Rose Taylor, the 21 year-old police constable who died as a result of the 1986 Russell Street bombing.
21.1km, 10km Run, 5.5km Run & 1.2km Kids Dash
The MyPhysio Werribee Mansion Run starts and finishes on the lawns of the magnificent Werribee Mansion within the grounds of Werribee Park.
The Puffing Billy Great Train Race course follows 13.5km through the picturesque hills of the Dandenong Ranges.
Keep running until you are caught by the Catcher Car
With a radical concept, the Wings for Life World Run is a global race with a difference. Instead of a finish line, runners and wheelchair competitors – from beginners to elite athletes - race side by side to keep ahead of the Catcher Car.
8km & 4km
The Melbourne Mother's Day Classic fun run and walk is held at Alexandra Gardens and The Tan Track in Melbourne. The event offers a 8km and 4km run or walk options.
14km, 6km & Kids 1.5km
As part of the Great Ocean Road Marathon festival, the Saturday of race weekend sees several shorter fun run events held including 14km, 6km and a Kids 1.5km distance options.
44km & 23km
The Great Ocean Road Marathon features 44km and 23km distance options along some of the world's most spectacular roads. Run Australia's Great Ocean Road and enjoy the stunning views along the length of the course between Lorne and Apollo Bay.
30km and 60km
Coastrek is Australia’s premier hiking challenge for women. The Melbourne Coastrek route journeys along some of the wildest and most rugged coastal trails in the world.