Western River Run

The Western River Run is a NEW addition to the Outback Festival program line up taking athletes through the Western River Channels of Winton.

Make a weekend out of the festival with the Quilton Australian Dunny Derby Friday 24th, Outback Century Cycle Challenge Saturday 25th, and final day of the Outback Festival events including live music concerts.

Sunday 26 September 2021

Start times:

  • 12km Challenge Trail Run – 8.00am start
  • 6km Adventure Trail Run – 8.15am start

Racecourse briefing will be held 10 minutes prior to the race start

Starting & Finishing Point Waltzing Matilda Centre Driveway

Total $1,000 in prize money for top 3 male and female competitors across the following categories: 6KM under 16’s category / 6KM open category / 12KM open category 

Distances and Entry Fees

6km Adventure Trail Run

  • Under 16’s & Opens – Early Bird $20 / General entry $25

12km Challenge Trail Run

  • Opens – Early Bird $35 / General entry $40
  • Under 16’s* – Early bird $30 / General entry $35

Early bird entry closes 16 August 
*under 16’s to require permission to compete

Entry fee includes: Western River Run competitor bag, water bottle and medal on the finish line.

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People running the Western River Run
Woman running the Western River Run

6km Adventure Trail Run route

12km Challenge Trail Run route

2021 Sponsors

B & G Law
Coutts Redington Chartered Accountants

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