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Kids Mile

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4 April

Parkes Place West

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We’re all about encouraging the next generation to stay active and there’s no better way to keep fit then a kids run!

The Kids Mile is open to all ages and is aimed at primary school aged kids. If required, children can be accompanied by an adult.

Kids MILE

Pricing

Early Bird ends 16 January.

$ 1
EARLY BIRD
$ 15
STANDARD
$ 20
LAST MINute

COURSE MAP

The race starts by the water across from Patrick White Lawns. The kids will then make their way towards Parkes Place East by heading along Queen Elizabeth Terrace to finish at West Lawns.

EVENT INFORMATION

Start time: 10:00am
Distance: 1 mile (1.609km)
Start line: Area adjacent to Patrick White Lawns
Finish line: West Lawns (Parkes Place West)
Age limit: All children under the age of 13 years must be accompanied by an adult and are required to pay the entry fee. The accompanying adult is not required to pay an entry fee for this race.

FAQs

START TIME / START LINE / FINISH LINE

  • Kids Mile Start Time: 10:00am
  • Kids Mile Start Line: Area adjacent to Patrick White Lawns
  • Kids Mile Finish: West Lawns

Kids Mile Pricing

  • Early Bird: $15 
  • Standard: $20 
  • Last Minute: $25

AGE LIMIT

All children under the age of 13 years must be accompanied by an adult and are required to pay the entry fee. The accompanying adult is not required to pay an entry fee for this race.

CAN I ENTER ON DAY?

After 11:59pm 2 April 2020, you can enter the event by visiting the Event Village (Parkes Place West) at the following times:

Friday, 3 April from 10:00am – 4:00pm
Saturday, 4 April from 8:00am 

CLOTHING STORAGE

Clothing storage is available in the Event Village. Look for the ‘Bag Drop’ marquee.

Your race number features a tear-off strip for you to attach to your backpack or clothing bag. Do not leave any valuables in your bag as we cannot accept responsibility for valuables lost or stolen.

RACE PACK PICKUP / postage

Postage
If you register before 11:59pm Sunday, 15 March 2020, you can choose to have your race pack posted.

Race Pack Postage commences 3 March 2020.

Race Pack Collection and Entries
Race Pack collection is available from the Event Village (Parkes Place West) on:

Friday, 3 April from 10:00am – 4:00pm
Saturday, 4 April from 8:00am

Public Transport

Due to the early start time for the event and road closures please refer to Transport Canberra’s website to plan your journey.

Please note that there will be no event specific shuttles.

PARKING INFORMATION

There is ample parking within walking distance to the race start and finish area. Public Parking is available at the following locations:

Friday (Race Pack Collection)
P1 – Treasury Building car park – access via Langton Crescent

Saturday
P2 – John Gorton Building – Access from Dorthy Tangney Place
P3 – National Archives car park – Access from Kings Avenue
P4 – Questacon Car park – Access via Queen Elizabeth Drive
P5 – National Gallery – Access from King Edward Terrace via Kings Avenue only

Sunday
P2 – John Gorton Building – Access from Dorthy Tangney Place
P3* – National Archives car park – Access from Kings Avenue
Please note the Southbound lane on Kings Avenue will be closed for participants. To reach P3 please access Kings Avenue from State Circle.
If you are driving to the event, please read parking signs carefully to ensure you have parked legally.

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