Trail Running calendar near Melbourne 2024-2025

We have found 22 Trailruns within 80 kilometers of Melbourne. See below where and when you can find the races.

The Grapest 5K Run is a unique event that combines running with wine tasting at various wineries and estates across Australia. Participants can choose to run, walk, or skip the 5k or 10k course and then enjoy a "Wine Waddle" with tasting stations. The event promises a day of fitness, fun, and friend..

The Canberra Times Marathon Festival is set to take place on April 7, offering various race distances including 22K, 13.5K, 5K, and a 2K kids' run. The event will be held in Hanging Rock, Macedon, VIC, starting at 7 am. Participants can enjoy the scenic off-road adventure and be part of the supporti..

Down Under 135 is a challenging 135-mile foot race held in Lerderderg State Forest, Victoria, Australia. The race is known for pushing competitors to their limits and is considered one of the toughest races in the nation. In 2024, the course will be reversed, starting and finishing in Blackwood, off..

May 2024

The Woodlands Trail Run is set to take place on May 19th, 2024, offering distances of 5km, 10km, 21km, 42km, and 50km within the beautiful Woodlands Historic Park. Participants can enjoy the scenic course, visit the historic homestead, and even do some plane spotting from the end of the Tullamarine ..

June 2024

The Trail Running Series offers a variety of races, including the Plenty Gorge Race which takes place on Sunday, 2nd June 2024. The event is set in the beautiful Yellow Gum Park, providing a scenic trail run experience with kangaroos and other Australian wildlife. Runners can choose from three cours..

The Unbreakable trail run, inspired by the Barkley Marathons, is set to take place in the Marysville region from 7th to 9th June 2024. Participants will attempt to complete 5 laps of 30-50km each, with time cutoffs between 8-12 hours per lap. The event follows many of the Barkley Marathons' concepts..

The Peninsula Running Festival is set to take place on June 9, 2024, featuring a Half Marathon, 10km, 5km, and 1km Kids Race. The event will be held on both road and bay trails, starting and finishing at Rosebud Skate Park. Participants can enjoy scenic views along the Mornington Peninsula, with the..

The Brooks Surf Coast Trail Marathon is celebrating its tenth anniversary with a trail running experience offering a solo or team marathon and half marathon along the stunning Surf Coast Walk. The route takes participants from Torquay to the Fairhaven Surf Lifesaving Club, showcasing iconic location..

The You Yangs Offroad - Trailblazer Runs will take place in Little River on Sunday 16 June 2024. You can run between 7 and 10 kilometers.

July 2024

The You Yangs Trail Running Festival is set to take place on the 13th and 14th of July 2024, offering various distances from 5km to 100mi over the weekend. The course promises a scenic route through diverse terrains, including wooded bike trails and rocky mountain paths with stunning views from Flin..

August 2024

The Silvan Race of The Trail Running Series takes place on Sunday, 4th August 2024, at the Silvan Reservoir Park in the Dandenong Ranges. Runners can choose from three distances: 22km, 15km, or 7.5km. The race is conducted in a handicap format where all runners start at different times based on thei..

The Berry Long Run is a trail run event taking place on Saturday, 10th August 2024 in Blackwood, VIC. This event offers a 70km Berry Long Run and a 40km Somewhat Long Run, with the aim of raising money for Berry Street. Participants can register for the race and find information about entry fees, ev..

The Devilbend Trail Run is set to take place on Sunday, 11th August 2024, at Devilbend Natural Features Reserve, Tuerong, on the Mornington Peninsula. The event offers 4km, 7km, 12km, and 21.1km distance options, as well as a Magic Mile event for children under 13. The trail winds through the bush a..

September 2024

The Bellarine Rail Trail Run 2024 will take place on Sunday, September 1. Entries open in late April with a flat $15 entry fee until August 25, then $25 from August 26. Updates can be found on their Facebook or Twitter pages, and entries close on August 31 at 5 pm with no on-the-day entries allowed...

The 2024 Puffing Billy Running Festival will take place on September 7th and 8th. The event will feature a 1.2km Kids Dash, a 5km Family Fun Run/Walk, a 13.5km 'Classic' Run, and a new 21.1km road and trail Half Marathon. Participants will race against two steam locomotives from Belgrave to Emerald...

October 2024

The Mt Macedon Trail Run offers 10km, 21km, 30km, 42km, and 50km trail options, with challenging ascents and descents. The event takes place on Sunday, 6th October 2024, and is the 2nd in the Trailsplus Mountain Trail Series. The start and finish are located at the BBQ area next to the carpark at th..

The Roller Coaster Trail Run will take place in Kalorama on Saturday 19 October 2024. You can run between 12 and 56 kilometers.

November 2024

The Marysville Marathon Festival is an annual event featuring running events of 4km, 10km, Half Marathon (21km), Marathon (42km), and Ultramarathon (50km) on scenic valley trails and forest tracks, passing rivers and waterfalls. The festival also includes new Saturday events such as the Kids 1500m d..

The Maribyrnong River Run will take place in Footscray on Sunday 17 November 2024. You can run between 5 and 10 kilometers.

January 2025

The Two Bays Trail Run is scheduled for January 12th, 2025, with a fallback date of January 19th, 2025. The run offers two distances: 28km from Dromana to Cape Schanck and 56km from Cape Schanck to Dromana and back to Cape Schanck for ultra-runners. The event starts at 7am for 28km runners and 7:10a..