NSW - Western Sydney

Experience the true magic of the Mother's Day Classic with an event village, entertainment, food stalls and more! A race pack will be posted to you with a headscarf, race bib and tribute card to honour loved ones on the day at the tribute wall. You’ll also receive a commemorative medallion, handed over with pride when you cross the finish line.



Where: Lizard Log (Moonlight Cinema Ampitheatre), Abbotsbury
Covering 5280 hectares and stretching over 27km, Western Sydney Parklands is home to more than 60km of tracks and trails. Making the most of nature, family, friends, and fun, please join the Mother's Day Classic and explore Sydney's biggest backyard.

When: Sunday 8th May

Distances: 4.1km & 7km

Wave Times: 
7.30am: First runner wave

7.40am: Survivor wave

7.45am: First walker wave

Course information

Getting there and parking

Getting there
To help reduce the risk of transmission of COVID 19 participants will be encouraged to physically distance. So, travel to and from the event by private vehicle is being strongly encouraged.

Parking, including accessible parking, available adjacent to Lizard Log Amphitheatre and other locations around the Parklands. Please refer to Western Sydney Parklands maps for specific details.

Public transport
Buses 745, 751, 753, 754 and trains T1 and T5 have transport routes which pass near Western Sydney Parklands. Please confirm availability and frequency via local public transport providers or apps. If public transport is used participants are reminded to adhere to the COVID safe rules at the time. This includes wearing a mask and socially distancing where possible.

On the day facilities

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

Toilets are located at all major picnic sites. Accessible toilets are situated throughout the picnic areas.

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

First aid
First aid will be located at the Western Sydney Parklands arrival site near the existing toilet block.

Food & drink
BYO water in reusable bottles, drinking fountains/bubblers can be found at all picnic areas, no water stations will be provided.

Unfortunately no dogs allowed

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