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Melbourne Half Marathon

REGISTRATIONS OPEN 31st MAY 2024Volunteer Here

Event Details

Registrations Open: Friday 31st May 2024

Date: Sunday 1st, December 2024

Distance: 21.1km Run or Jog

Venue (Start and Finish Line): Catani Gardens, St Kilda

Start Time:
21.1km – 7:00am start

07:00 21.1km Half Marathon Red (Under 90mins)
07:02 21.1km Half Marathon Green (Under 130mins)
07:07 21.1km Half Marathon Yellow (Under 200mins)
  • You must be at least 16 years of age on the day of the Event to participate in the 21.1km distance.


21.1km Run
First 7500 entries across all distances include 2XU T-shirt, all finishers receive medal)
Opening Special (Ends 31st August 11:59pm) $99
Super Early Bird (Ends 28th September 11:59pm) $105
Early Bird (Ends 14th November 11:59pm) $115
Standard Entry (Ends 29th November Midday) $120
Late Entry $130

Inclusive of GST & Booking Fees
Got a group of 3 or more?
We’ll give you 10% off all entries.
How? Simply create your group via the link below, and email, and we’ll activate your group discount. Please note discounts will not be applied retrospectively. Please ensure you email to activate the discount prior to payment.

Course Description:
Flat and Scenic. Run alongside the iconic St Kilda palm trees on Beach Road, passing Luna Park while taking in the fresh beach air.

Road Closure:
Beach Road Closed, Kerferd Rd to St Kilda St – 5:30am to 11:30am. Managed crossings at Cowderoy St and St Kilda Marina. Resident access lane provided for residents of Beach Road.

Kit Options (T-shirt and Timing Bib):
1. Kit Postage is available during registration – Posted within 1 month of the event.
2. Kit Collection is available on the event weekend from 10 am – 2 pm Saturday 30th Nov, or from 5:30 am on Sunday 1st Dec, Catani Gardens, St Kilda.


Entry includes

(Only the best for you!)

  • 5km, 10km and 21.1km include the new 2024 2XU Wellness Run T-Shirt
  • Baggage Drop At Start/Finish Venue
  • 1km U12 Junior include a Kids T-Shirt
  • Finishers medal (All distances)
  • Race bib and pins
  • Beyond Blue wristband for all fundraisers (share your page!)
  • The best support you’ve ever had on course
  • Results and splits
  • Water points on course (All Distances)
  • Closed Beach Road, medical, and the best staff/volunteer support

Aid Stations On Course

Number Location 21.1 – MAP Serving Gels
1 Armstrong St Resident Side 2.6km Water
2 South Beach (Resident Side) 4.5km Water 50% & Electrolyte 50%
3 BP Resident Side 5.7km Water 50% & Electrolyte 50%
4 Point Ormond 8.1km Water & Gels Yes
5 BP Beach Side 8.9km Water 50% & Electrolyte 50%
6 South Beach (Beach Side) 9.9km Water 50% & Electrolyte 50%
7 Armstrong St Beach Side 11.9km Water
8 Armstrong St Resident Side 13.2km Water
9 South Beach (Resident Side) 15.2km Water 50% & Electrolyte 50%
10 BP Resident Side 16.3km Water 50% & Electrolyte 50%
11 Point Ormond 18.7km Water & Gels Yes
12 BP Beach Side 19.5km Water 50% & Electrolyte 50%
13 South Beach (Beach Side) 20.6km Water 50% & Electrolyte 50%
14 Finish Line 21.1km Water 50% & Electrolyte 50%