Run Festival

Katherine Run Festival

19 May 2024 – Ryan Park, Katherine

Kids and adults of all ages – walk, skip, jog, run or race over 1km, 7km, 14km, or 21kms to all the significant sights of K-Town!


Leg Details

1km to the River

Head under the bridge and enjoy a little trot along the river path.

7km to Hospital

Head out towards the hospital turnaround and trace your way back along the same path back to the finish at Ryan Park.

14km to Low Level then Hospital

Head out towards the hospital turnaround and trace your way back along the same path back to the start / finish at Ryan Park for your 7km split before heading down the river path on town side to Low Level. Make a u-turn and head back to finish at Ryan Park.

21km to the Hospital, Lower Level on town side then back to the Hospital

Leave the start line at Ryan Park then head down the path before a sharp dogleg which takes you under the bridge then follow the path out to the turnaround point at the Hospital. Head back the way you came returning through start / finish for 7km split before continuing back down the river path all the way to Low Level on the town side of the river. Make a U-turn and head back the same pathway into Ryan Park for your 14km split. Then repeat your first leg out to the Hospital turnaround for a second time before heading back to the finish at Ryan Park.
*Must be a minimum of 16 years of age to participate in the 21km event*


Pre Event Race Information

Online registration open right up until 6am, after that come and see the rego desk for a manual registration. Maximum of 140 participants though, so get in early.

The start / finish area is located at Ryan Park, just off the main road, near the railway bridge.  

Pick up your bib from 6:30am at Ryan Park.

The MANDATORY pre-race brief for all distances will be held at Ryan Park 5 minutes before race start.

Race start times:
21km = 7:00am
14km = 7:10am
7km = 7:20am
1km = 7:30am

Every entrant gets a bib and KMSC merchandise.

There will be limited water located at Ryan Park. We suggest you also bringing your own.

This is a RUBBISH-FREE event. Please place all rubbish in the bins provided – or take it home with you.

All participants must be courteous of other participants and members of the public at all times. The paths remain open to the public. Please provide clear, courteous communication at all times.

If you come across a participant in need of help, stop to assist and let the next participant know to report the situation back to marshals or officials at Ryan Park.

Presentations for each event will be at Ryan Park throughout the morning!


Register Now – click on the link below

Please register when you can to assist us in getting an estimate of numbers.
However– online registration is open right up until 6am, then manual rego and payment at the rego desk.

Katherine Run Festival 2024


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