WHERE

East Point

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WHEN

Sunday 12th May 2024

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Additional Information

DISTANCES AND TIMES

RUN
  • 5km - 7:00am
WALK
  • 5km - 7:30am
  • 2.5km - 7:40am

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Course Information

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Nestled along the picturesque coastline of Darwin, East Point Reserve emerges as a captivating retreat where the pristine sands meets the sea. Its enchanting beachfront setting, complemented by two vibrant playgrounds, exercise station, amenities, shady trees and sprawling grassed area, creates an idyllic oasis for families and fitness enthusiasts alike.

2.5KM COURSE


5KM COURSE

Getting There & Parking

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Getting There
Start by heading northwest on East Point Road. Continue on East Point Road to Fong Lim Drive, until reaching Lake Alexander and the large children’s playground on your left.

Parking
Please arrive early!

  •  After passing Lake Alexander, turn right into the Mangrove Boardwalk carpark.
  • Look for signage indicating the entrance to the carpark.
  • Once you've turned into the carpark, follow any designated parking areas and park your vehicle.

 Should this car park be full, you are able to park along the roads edge on East Point Road where signposted. With a short walk to the course start.

 Accessible Parking

  •  After passing Lake Alexander, turn left into the beachside carpark.
  • Look for signage indicating the entrance to the carpark.
  • Once you've turned into the carpark, follow any designated accessible parking areas and park your vehicle.

Public Transport
Available, refer online NTG journey planner or Google maps

 

Bib Collection

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Bibs will be available for collection on event day, Sunday 12th. Please arrive early and leave ample time to collect your race bib. 

On the day schedule

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The Event Village will be open from 7am – 10.30am.

Accessibility

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Wheelchair and pram friendly.

On the day facilities

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The Check-in area
You can check in and register onsite on the day. 

Toilets
Toilets are available onsite.

Fundraising
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 tent is located within the event village.

Entertainment

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In 2024, the Mother's Day Classic in Darwin promises to be bigger and brighter than ever, creating an unforgettable experience for all attendees.

With an expanded array of activities, the event will feature live music to set the perfect mood, and engaging kids' activities to ensure a day of family fun.

Join us in Darwin to celebrate mothers, enjoy community spirit, and contribute to the noble cause of breast and ovarian cancer research.

Warm up activity

Live music by Josh Wyatt thanks to ME

Kids zone packed with entertainment including bouncy castles

Look out for NT Partner McArthur River Mine who will be there on the day

BreastScreen NT will have “Millie” the breast screen van onsite

Face painting proudly sponsored by Senator Malarndirri McCarthy

Information Stalls

Food & Beverage

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BYO water in reusable bottle, use any available water dispensers at the site. Coffee and food will be available on site.

Dogs

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Unfortunately, no dogs are allowed as East Point is a protected area,

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