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Every year, thousands of people cross the globe to experience Australia’s most stunning running event and see the iconic beauty of the Great Ocean Road.

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Explore The Festival

The Festival is BACK with a weekend long celebration of running, music and wellness hosted in the towns of Lorne and Apollo Bay. Whether you want to entertain the family at our kite festival or relax at a yoga session by the beach followed by an afternoon of live music – we have it all. Just make sure you have your Race Bib on you to gain access to all FREE activities.

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That’s a Wrap for the 2024 Great Ocean Road Running Festival

BIGGEST EVER GREAT OCEAN ROAD RUNNING FESTIVAL WITH ANOTHER RECORD-BREAKING YEAR OF REGISTRATIONS AND $180K RAISED Over ten thousand participants swapped cityscapes for ocean views as they took part in the 2024 Great Ocean Road Running Festival this weekend, marking […]

Posted on May 21, 2024

Day 1 Results

Thousands of runners, families and locals flocked to Apollo Bay today to celebrate the start of the 2024 Great Ocean Road Running Festival. Day one kicked off with a stretching sessions with Core Plus, followed by our shorter distance events […]

Posted on May 18, 2024


Posted on May 16, 2024
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