3km Race

Course Summary


This 3km race is a new addition to our running calendar and gives another option for those that may be just getting into running, or for the younger crowd.

Hon Curtis Pitt MP 3km Race Course Details

Date: Saturday 04 September 2021

Race Start Time: 1:15pm

Check-in: 12:15pm – 1:00pm

Race Briefing: 1:10pm at the Start Line

Time Limit: 1 hour from start time

Adult Categories: 18+ years

Junior Categories: 10 – 11, 12 – 13, 14 – 15, 16 – 18

Entry Fee: Adults $40, Juniors $35

Distance: 3km

Start Line: Norman Park, Gordonvale

Course: from Norman Park, turn around at Green Patch public toilets, return to Norman Park.

Participants are to enter the age category as their age on the event date.

Check-in: As per time in the event program: Report to the runner’s registration tent and receive your runners bib number. This bib must be worn for the entire duration of the race.

Hon Curtis Pitt MP 3km course outline

Start behind banner at Norman Park

Run down Mill Road which turns into Griffin Street, head towards Green Patch, turn at public toilets (course will be marked), return

Finish line at Norman Park


Race presentation is programmed for 4:15pm, with the Half Pyramid Race presentation ceremony (subject to change).


Prize money will be offered for this race.


Race Rules

  • Please obey all marshals. Failure to do so may result in disqualification.
  • There is to be NO outside assistance.  Pacing by outside persons is prohibited. This includes a non-entrant joining the race, or a person shouting instructions from a bicycle.  Anyone caught receiving outside assistance will be disqualified.
  • Personal music devises are NOT permitted to be used due to safety issues.
  • Runners who do not complete the full course should NOT pass through the finish line.  Please present yourself to finish line officials to be marked off as as returned DNF (Did Not Finish).
  • Stay on the track always. No short cuts as this results in disqualification
  • Any protests must be lodged within 15 minutes of your return. The Committee will hear these and their decision will be final