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Sunday 12th May 2024

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Additional Information


  • 7km - 8:00am - Embrace & Honour
  • 4km - 8:05am - Embrace & Honour
  • 7km - 8:15am
  • 7km - 8:20am 
  • 4km - 8:25am
  • 4km - 8:30am
  • 4km - 8:35am
  • 4km - 7:30am
  • 4km - 7:35am
  • 7km - 7:50am
  • 7km - 7:55am


Pinky Flat is a public open space in the city of Adelaide, South Australia on the River Torrens and is bordered by the Adelaide Oval.

Embrace & Honour: If you have been touched by breast or ovarian cancer, join an ‘Embrace & Honour’ time, when we will reflect on the strength of our MDC community (formerly named Stronger Together).


Tribute Race Bib & Cards

Tribute Card download

Race Bib download

Course Information

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4KM Course - Start at Pinky Flat heading east toward King William Street. Go under the bridge and along the path until you reach the Uni footbridge. A marshal will guide you across. Turn left when you come off the bridge to loop back onto the path. Follow the path until you reach the weir - cross here and return to Pinky Flat.

7KM Course - Start at Pinky Flat heading east toward King William Street. Go under the bridge and follow the pathway under the Uni footbridge and under the Frome St Bridge until you reach the Hackney St Bridge. Cross this bridge and proceed along the marked course going back down to the pathway. Marshals will direct you. Once you are back on the Linear route proceed to the Weir and then back to Pinky Flat.

Getting There & Parking

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Wilson Parking - Adelaide Oval East Car Park entry via King William Road, Festival Car Park entry via King William Street.

Public transport
Bus stop Z2 travelling from South into Adelaide CBD or stop A2 travelling into the Adelaide CBD from the North.

The Adelaide Railway Station is located on North Terrace, approximately a five-minute walk across the Riverbank footbridge. For timetables and more information visit the Adelaide Metro website.

Closest stops are at Festival Plaza or Train Station/North Terrace for trams arriving from Glenelg or Adelaide Entertainment Centre. For timetables and more information visit the Adelaide Metro website.

Bib Collection

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Available for collection:

Friday 10th - 12pm - 3pm
Saturday 11th - 12pm - 3pm
Sunday 12th from 6:30am

On the day schedule

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The Event Village will be open from 6:30am - 1pm


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Course is wheelchair and pram friendly.

Event villages may have grassed areas. Please refer to maps for further information regarding village accessibility.

On the day facilities

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The Check-in area
Look out for the pink Mother's Day Classic flags.

Toilets will be made available for use within the event village and around the course. Signage and information on toilet locations will be made available to participants, look out for directional signage, or ask one of our friendly staff members for directions if required.

On the day you'll be able to donate funds via the collection tins or via the SMS donation number (simply text MDC to 0488 849 632).

First aid
First aid will be located within the event village & around the course.


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Live music thanks to ME

Kids zone

Roaming entertainers

Partner activities

  • Kieser
  • Smooth FM
  • BreastScreen SA
  • Australian Dental Foundation

Food & Beverage

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BYO water in reusable bottle, water refill stations will be provided at the event thanks to MGA Insurance Group. 

Coffee and food vendors will be onsite in the event village.


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Unfortunately no dogs allowed.



Register now for the Mother's Day Classic