PRE EVENT INFO
Queen Elizabeth Park, Coolangatta will once again play host to the start and finish line for the weekend festival of events.
All the information you need to know ahead of your participation in the event is listed throughout the website, but should you need any clarification, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us at [email protected]
All athletes are required to participate wearing a participant race bib, equipped with timing chip. Participants will receive their race bib along with their fisiocrem GC50 Merchandise pre-event. You may opt to have this posted to you ahead or the event, or alternatively collect this from the venue.
Participants who did not opt for the postage service will be able to collect their race pack from the Registration Marquee, located within the Event Village at Queen Elizabeth Park, Coolangatta. Opening times for the registration marquee can be found below:
Saturday 3 December: 12:00pm – 6:30pm
Please note, there is strictly no race pack collection on Sunday 28 November and therefore we recommend opting for postage if you are unable to collect your race pack on Saturday 27 November.
At point of entry you can opt to have your race pack and merchandise posted to you for a fee of $9.95.
Athletes who enter before midnight Thursday 27th October 2022 are eligible for the postage service. Athletes who enter after this date will need to collect their race pack at event registration.
Race Packs will be distributed w/c 1st November.
Forgot to add postage? Simply edit your current registration by clicking here.
You can change your distance by emailing [email protected] before Thursday 25 November at 5.00pm. Changes to distances after this date will need to be made at the registration marquee on Saturday 27 November.
If you have had your race bib posted, you’ll need to collect a replacement bib from the registration marquee.
Participants that register prior to midnight Thursday 30 September will recieve a complimentary fisiocrem GC50 Performance T-Shirt or Singlet with their registration. To secure yours, simply register today and select your size and merchandise preference during the registration process.
Please note that Impi Sportswear Kids Dash participants do not receive a singlet or t-shirt with their registration.
There are various options that provide easy walking access to Queen Elizabeth Park, Coolangatta.
Chalk and Lanham Street Car Park
Parking here is free for 3 hours and the venue is a short 400m walk from this car park. This car park is accessed from Chalk Street. Parking restrictions here are from 9am – 5pm, therefore providing parking until 12:00pm on Sunday.
The Strand Shopping Centre on Marina Parade provides secure undercover parking. Parking is free on weekends for the first two hours.
Marina Parade provides lots of free street parking options from Queen Elizabeth Park, south towards Greenmount. Parking here is free with no time restrictions on Sunday (in places) and provides 3 hours of free parking on Saturday.
Griffith Street provides 1 hour of free parking on both Saturday and Sunday and is located approximately 300m from the venue, one block back from the beach. Grafton Street parking restrictions are in place from 9am – 5pm.
Just around the headland – a 550m walk to the venue. There are a lot of parks here and along this stretch.
To ensure the safety of your gear during the event, BSafe Mobile Lockers will be in attendance providing a locker facility to secure your items.
Locker size is 300 x 300 x 450mm. Lockers will have an attendant, who will be happy to hold on to your key so you can have access to your locker throughout the day.
You can book your locker for $10 per day or $15 for the weekend during the registration process and simply provide your name to access your locker on the day! Already registered and want to add a locker? Access your existing registration below.
Enjoy the 12.5km, 5km and Impi Sportswear Kids Dash events with us on Saturday 27 November from 4:00pm.
Did someone say run, sleep, repeat?
The 50km, 25km and 2 x 25km relay events will be held on Sunday 28 November from 5:00am.