The Australian Running Festival - The Canberra Times Canberra Marathon will be held on Saturday 8th April and Sunday 9 April, 2017. Runners from all over the country will come to compete or run for fun, at the oldest city marathon in Australia. Choose between the 5km, 10km, Half Marathon or Ultra Marathon. There are family packages available for 5km and 10km races, team deals and early bird specials.
The course - The 5km and 10km events trace streets of Telopea Park while The Canberra Times Half, Full and Ultra Marathon events follow the Parliamentary Triangle along the banks of Lake Burley Griffin, finishing on East West lawns.
In 2017 the event hopes to raise $125,000 for more than 250 charities.