8km Run/Walk Event – 9am start

The 8km event meanders through the beautiful Brisbane Valley, along the historic rail corridor. This event will start at Clock Park, Peace Street, Lowood and finish at the Fernvale Sports Park, Brouff Road, Fernvale.

3km Run/Walk Event – 9am start

The start point for the 3km course is located along the Brisbane Valley Rail Trail off Old Fernvale Road, between Fernvale and Lowood. Please note that there is no parking at the 3km start, participants will be required to catch a shuttle service to the start point.

20km Bicycle Event – 7.30am start

Starting in Main Street, Coominya the bicycle event will allow riders to experience the Brisbane Valley Rail Trail and its native vegetation and bird life, as they make their way to the Fernvale Sports Park, Brouff Road, Fernvale.

Due to the narrow width of the trail and number of participants, dogs and horses pose a safety risk and are unfortunately not allowed to participate in any events.

Collection of Race Packs – Saturday, 9 July 2022

Race Bibs will be available to pick up for both bicycle and run/walk events on Saturday, 9 July 2022 between 10am to 12pm at Lowood Customer Service Centre and Library Cnr Main and Michel Street Lowood.

Collection of Race Packs – Event Day – Sunday, 10 July 2022

Race bib collection and/or late registrations can be made the morning of the event, Sunday, 10 July 2022 between 7am and 8.30am (race pack collection) or 7am to 8am (late registrations) at Clock Park, Lowood and for the bike event in Main Street, Coominya from 6.30am – 7.15am.

Prizes

Overall male and female winners in the 8km event will receive cash prizes and gift packs. Medallions will be awarded to both the female and male first, second and third place getters in each of the following categories in the 8km event:

  • 12 years and under
  • 16 years and under*
  • Open

*Note 16 and under category is for participants aged 13-16 years.

Medallions will be awarded to both the female and male first, second and third place getters in each of the following categories in the 3km event:

  • 12 years and under
  • Open

Random Draw Prizes

  • Tandem skydive at Skydive Ramblers
  • Three x 3-month gym and fitness memberships to PCYC Fernvale (local Somerset residents only)
  • Free consultation with a Healthy Lifestyles Australia dietician, exercise physiologist, or diabetes education, valued at $200
  • Two x One Tree Canoe Company – Moving Water Experience canoe trip vouchers

Race presentations, including prize winners, will take place at approximately 10.45am at the Fernvale Sports Park near the finish line.

Post Race Entertainment

Plenty of free fun activities for the whole family to enjoy, including:

  • Rock climbing wall
  • Giant slippery slide
  • Information stalls
  • Community food stalls
  • Children activities

Bus and Shuttle Timetable

Further information about the bus and shuttles available on event day here.

Course Map

Link to the printable 2022 course map here.

Event Refund Policy

Read more about our refund policy here.