Step up to the plate and take on your first (or fastest)
5K through the vibrant streets of Melbourne.
RUN THIS CITY TAKE ON THE 5K
Ready to test yourself? The Run Melbourne 5K run/walk on Sunday 29 July is perfect for first-timers, PB-chasers or those raising money for their chosen charity. A picturesque loop past the Shrine of Remembrance, around the Royal Botanic Gardens and back through Alexandra Gardens, immerse yourself in the energy and enthusiasm.
Known for having the most amount of on-course entertainment in Melbourne we’ll keep you motivated along the 5-kilometres with circus acts, choirs, cheer squads, DJs, live music and plenty more.
Things you should know
The 5k warm-up will be held at the main stage at Federation Square at 10:00am.
The kilometre markers for the 5km event will be coloured Blue.
There are two water stations at the 2km mark and the 3km mark
Run Melbourne can accomodate wheelchairs in our event. Please start in the last wave of your event
If you are a racing wheelchair please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to assure your spot.