Event Details

Perth Running Festival 2019 – including the Perth Marathon
42.195km, 21.1 Half Marathon, 10km, 4km

Date: October 6th, 2019
Start: Optus Stadium
Finish: Optus Stadium
42.2km Start Time: 6:00am


This is your only chance to complete a marathon and cross the finish line inside Optus Stadium in 2019!

The West Australian Marathon Club has proudly partnered with the Perth Running Festival to bring you the unmissable running experience of 2019, starting and finishing at Optus Stadium.

The Perth Running Festival is a memorable event for runners of all ages, fitness levels and experience.


The 4km walk or run course is perfect for families, beginners, and community groups. A picturesque short course that includes the Swan River shorelines before finishing inside Optus Stadium.


For a step up in distance you can take on the 10km course. The course will be fast and flat and we are aiming for to become the fastest 10km ever run in Australia!  If you want to set a personal best and run onto Optus Stadium, then this is the course for you!

Ideal for competitive runners, groups and social runners.

Half-Marathon 21.1KM

Competition and dedicated runners can power on through the 21km half-marathon course. Also a fast and flat course, the half-marathon is picturesque and

Marathon 42.2KM

The marathon course promises to be amazing for competitive distance runners or first time marathon runners looking for a challenge but also a memorable finish line experience inside Optus Stadium. The marathon course is possibly the most beautiful course in the world and should not be missed in 2019.

Your reasons to run in the 2019 Perth Running Festival:

  • Open to all ages, families, groups, and corporate teams.
  • Start and finish all in the same place – Optus Stadium.
  • Run onto the hallowed playing surface inside Optus Stadium.
  • Free public transport to the event for all participants.
  • 100% of fundraising supports the Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research.


  • 4km Distance: Adult (16+) $39 | Child $19
  • 10km Distance: Adult (16+) $45 | Child $24
  • Half Marathon Distance: Adult (16+) $85
  • 42km Marathon Distance: Adult (16+) $130 – WAMC Members receive 20% off registration

Don’t miss out – Register today at Perth Running Festival!

Course Map

Perth Running Festival 2019 – including the Perth Marathon 42.195km, 21.1 Half Marathon, 10km, 4km

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