Melbourne Marathon Festival


7:00 am – 2:00 pm

Australia’s largest marathon is set to be bigger and better than ever, as the iconic 42km stretch celebrates 42 years.

The beloved festival gives participants a one-of-a-kind opportunity to experience Melbourne’s famous landmarks alongside swathes of fellow athletes in a whole new context.

All races start beside the banks of the Yarra at Birrarung Marr and end with a victory lap inside the MCG to the deafening roar of a 40,000-strong crowd.

– Melbourne Marathon 42.195km (7am–2pm)
– SriLankan Airlines 21.1km Half Marathon (8am–2pm)
– ASICS 10km Run (7.30am–2pm)
– 5km Run (11.30am–2pm)
– 3km Walk (11.45am–2pm)

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