NSW - Sydney - The Domain

Walk or run in a sea of pink and enjoy the buzz of being a part of a large crowd once again. Experience the atmosphere of the crowd, event village, entertainment, music, and food stalls.Each registration includes a headscarf, race bib and tribute card, available for collection at the registration marquee. You’ll also receive a commemorative medallion, handed over with pride when you cross the finish line.

Online registrations for this event have now closed.
We will be taking registrations on event day (Sunday 8th May).
You can also download and pre-print the registration form to save time on the day.



Where: The Domain
The Domain Sydney is a 34 hectare, heritage listed area of open space located only 5mins from the heart of the CBD. The course will take participants past attractions including the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Andrew Boyd Charlton pool and Mrs Macquarie's Chair

When: Sunday 8th May

Distances and times:

Warm ups commence 3 minutes before your start time

Survivor Wave Walk 4.8km & 7.5km - 8:00am
Walk 7.5km & 4.8km - 8:05am FULLY BOOKED
Walk 7.5km & 4.8km - 8:10am
Walk 7.5km & 4.8km - 8:15am
Walk 7.5km & 4.8km - 8:20am
Walk 7.5km & 4.8km - 8:25am
Walk 7.5km & 4.8km - 8:30am FULLY BOOKED
Walk 4.8km - 8:35am
Walk 4.8km - 8:40am
Walk 4.8km - 8:45am FULLY BOOKED
Run 7.5km - 7:30am FULLY BOOKED
Run 7.5km - 7:35am
Run 7.5km - 7:40am
Run 4.8km - 7:45am
Run 4.8km - 7:50am
Run 4.8km- 7:55am

Survivor Wave: If you’ve been touched by breast cancer we invite you to join the Survivor Wave, or join others at the front of your chosen walk, where we’ll take a moment to reflect on the strength of the MDC community.

Accessibility: Wheelchair and pram friendly.

Race pack collection

Available from the registration marquee in the event village.

Saturday 2.00 - 4.00pm (highly recommended) and Sunday from 6.30am

Please allow ample time to collect your race pack before your start time.

Race pack items are limited edition and subject to availability on the day.

On the day activities & entertainment

In Sydney, experience the true magic of traditional MDC events. Feel the buzz of the event village, entertainment, music, and food stalls to enjoy throughout the day! Here are just a few examples of what you can expect on event day: 

What’s happening on event day:

  • Live music
  • Kids zone
  • Roaming entertainers
  • Partner activities
  • Massage
  • Yoga
  • Coffee & food vendors

Sponsor activities:

  • Musical performers and giveaways by ME
  • Tote bag giveaway at the HESTA marquee
  • Wear Test Kit & neck buff giveaways at the HOKA marquee
  • Giveaways, music & photo opportunities by Smoothfm 95.3
  • Product samples by Fancy Plants
  • Women in Super marquee
  • Boobs on the Run marquee

Course information

Getting there, parking & road closures

Parking available in surrounding streets with limited parking at different locations around the route due to road closures. Also available at Wilson Parking the Domain Car Park. Please refer to local maps for specific details.

Public transport
Train: The nearest station is Martin Place (T4 - South Coast Line). St James and Circular Quay (T2 - Airport, Inner West and South Line and T3 - Bankstown Line) are also an easy walk.

Bus: Travelling by bus to the Royal Botanic Garden is a breeze with stops at nearby Martin Place and Circular Quay

Road Closures

From 6am -10am Sunday 8 May

Hospital Road – ALL

Prince Albert Road - ALL

College St -  Prince Albert Road to Park St

Maquarie St - Prince albert Road to Hunter St


From 5am -12pm Sunday 8 May

Art Gallery Road - ALL

Mrs Macquaries Road – ALL

On the day facilities

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

Toilets located at the event village start and finish points.

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 available on the day, please see a volunteer for assistance.

Food & drink
BYO water in reusable bottle. 

Unfortunately no dogs allowed.

COVIDSafe statement: This event will be conducted in accordance with all COVIDSafe requirements and practices as determined by the state or territory Government. A COVIDSafe checklist/plan has been completed for this event to ensure the safety of all participants.

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