Geelong Cross Country Club Inc.


Sunday, 5 April 2020


Barwon River, Geelong, VIC

Registration closes on:

Saturday, 4 April 2020 at 12:01 PM - (GMT+10:00) Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

Welcome to the Geelong Half Marathon & 7 km Run 2020.

Entry fees
We are pleased to offer reduced entry fees to early entrants, to those with Australian Health Care Cards, and to entrants who will be aged under 18 on event day.

Geelong Half Marathon
Full:                                                                               $66 (early) / $80 (after 29th March)
Australian Health Care Card Holder or under 18:         $46 (early) / $60 (after 29th March)

7 km Run
Full:                                                                               $36 (early) / $45 (after 29th March)
Australian Health Care Card Holder or under 18:         $26 (early) / $35 (after 29th March)

These entry fees are GST inclusive and there are no additional handling fees etc.

Age limits
While we are actively encourage young runners, for safety reasons, we must insist that all runners be aged 16 or more on race day for the Geelong Half Marathon and 14 years or more for the 7 km Run.

What is the last day I can enter?
To ensure your safety and enjoyment, the field for the Geelong Half Marathon and 7 km Run combined has been limited to 1000. For each event, entries will close at 12 noon on Saturday 4th April or earlier if the maximum number of 1000 runners has been reached prior to this date.

No entries will be taken on the day of the event.

How do I get my race pack
For entries up to Sunday 22nd March, 2020: If you selected postage, your race pack will be posted to you. This will have everything you need and you will not need to check in to our Information tent before start time.

For other entries, including entries after Sunday 22nd March, 2020: We will not post your race pack. Race pack collection is on Saturday 4th April (the day before the event) from 4 pm to 6 pm at the Geelong Cross Country Clubrooms, 162 Barrabool Road (under the James Harrison Bridge, on the south side of Barwon River, in Belmont, Geelong; Melways reference Map 451, K8). If it is impossible for you to collect your race pack on Saturday 4th, we will have it at the Information tent for collection on race morning. 

What if my race pack does not arrive in the post
If your race pack does NOT arrive in time, on Saturday 4th April (the day before the event) from 4 pm to 6 pm, call in at the Geelong Cross Country Clubrooms. If it is impossible for you to get there on Saturday, drop by the Information tent on race morning for a replacement pack. 

Can I get a refund?
If you notify us by Sunday 22nd March, we will refund your entry fee (less a $10 administration fee). Please send your request to Sorry - no refunds are possible after 22nd March.

Can I change between the Half Marathon and the 7 km Run?
If you would like to change events, please contact us on We can do this at any stage. There is a $10 administration fee for changing events.

See you on Sunday 5th April, 2020, in Geelong!!