9th - 10th March 2019

Race Info

Start Times

Saturday 9th March 2019

  • 3pm Newcastle Permanent 3km Kids Fun Run
  • 4pm IMF #WalkSweatInspire 3km

Sunday 10th March 2019

  • 7am The First State Property Valuers Treble Breakwall Buster
  • 7am The Rydges Hotel & Resort Half Marathon
  • 9am The Athletes Foot 10km Run
  • 10am The Port Patios 5km Fun Run
  • 11am Presentation

Super Early Bird Entry Fees

  • $95 The Treble Breakwall Buster
  • $60 The Rydges 21.1km Half Marathon
  • $37 The Athletes Foot 10km Run
  • $27 The Port Patios 5km Fun Run
  • $10 IMF #WalkSweatInspire 3km
  • $10 Newcastle Permanent 3km Kids Fun Run

Note: These entry fees relate to “Super Early Bird Prices” up until the end of November 2018. Refer to individual race pages for entry pricing schedule.

Online Entries

Online entries will close at midnight, Thursday 8th March 2019.

Late Entries

Late entries will be accepted on Saturday 10th March between 8:00am and 4:00pm from the Registration Tent on the Town Green.
Late entries will also be accepted on race day at least one hour prior to your race start.


  • All competitors must register prior to your race
  • This is (separate to your entry)
  • The procedure is as follows:
    Have your name marked off and collect your race pack which contains your timing chip, bib number, merchandise that you may of ordered and information pack,
    You must pick up your race bib at least 30 mins before your nominated event.
    Note – race packs will not be posted out.
    Early registration will be on Saturday the 10th March between 1:00pm and 4:00pm from the Registration Tent at the Town Green.

Race day you must register at least one hour prior to your event.

Race Briefing

All competitors must be present for race briefing 15 minutes prior to your race start.


Presentation will be held at approx. 11:00am from the town green.

Timing Chips

Timing Chips are integrated into your Race Bib. Your time will be automatically recorded when you cross the finish line. This is yours to keep!

Runners Etiquette

We intend to stage an awesome, fun event in a safe and friendly environment for all competitors to enjoy. We ask that you be mindful of our race etiquette.

Position yourself at the start of your race relative to your ability.
Keep to the left of the course to allow faster competitors to pass on your right side.
Be courteous to fellow competitors and volunteers.


All competitors in the Half Marathon, 10km Run and 5km Fun Run will receive a finishers certificate that can be downloaded from our website.
Results will be available online approximately 2 hours after presentation at www.portmacquarierunningfestival.com.au.

Drink Stations

To be announced.

First Aid

Medical personnel will be available at the first aid tent in the race precinct.

Tune in to https://www.facebook.com/PortMacquarieRunningFest/ for race updates.