Trail and Road Running


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Race Information

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Friday 24 May 2019
Sunday 26 May 2019


Friday 24 May: 4:00pm start (Smithfield trail runs)
Sunday 26 May: 6:15am start (Redlynch road runs)

Venue and directions

Smithfield Conservation Park, 16km north of Cairns City.
Directions: If coming from town, turn left of Captain Cook Highway into McGregor Road, then right into James Cook University. Turn left after the first car park and follow the ring road around to the start/finish location at Carpark P9. There will be signs up on Friday to direct you.

Botanical Gardens, Collins Avenue, 6km north of Cairns city.
Directions: Start of the Red Arrow walk on Collins Avenue.

Minimum Age

Minimum age for competition is 30 years. Age is determined as at 24 May 2019.

Age Divisions

Men's & Women's Competition: 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+


Sport Fee

(ended 31/12/18)
(ends 9/5/19)
(close 1 day
prior to event)
21km half marathon road race$45$55$65
10km road race$30$40$50
5km road race$10$15$20
8km trail race$15$20$30
5km trail race$15$20$30

Dynamic Running Members will receive a 25% discount on all sports fees (discount does not apply to the Games Registration portion of the fees).

If you register for a road race you can receive 50% off a trail race when you register for both - please select the packaged option on the registration website.

Games Registration Fee: $88.00 in addition to sports fee


  • Half marathon (21.1km) road race. Route: depart Botanical Gardens, down Collins Avenue, out to Glenoma Park and return.
  • 10km road race
  • 5km road race
  • 8km trail race
  • 5km trail race

Additional Information

  • Volunteers must be registered via the Dynamic Running website under the 'Volunteer' membership, this is a free registration however does not allow access to GBRMG social nights.
  • Venue and course for the road race on Sunday will be confirmed closer to race day, most of this race will be on footpaths.
  • The competition is presented by Dynamic Running on behalf of Cairns Regional Council

    Sport Organiser:
    Dynamic Running
    Sport Coordinator: Lorraine Lawson
    Phone: 0417 798 444