Great Train Race

The Great Train Race isn't simply a race amongst fellow competitors -
it's an exciting challenge competing against the steam locomotive, Puffing Billy!

Join us on Sunday 5th May 2019 for the challenge and fun of this iconic 13.5km run
through the Dandenong Ranges -
will you beat the train?

What you get:

Fully supported course with hydration stations.

Positive support from the cheering local community.

Race Pack, including race bib, timing chip and baggage tag.

Finishers medal for all participants.

Bagging/clothing drop-off/collection.

Return to start transfers via Puffing Billy or charter bus.

Opportunity to win from the random bib number prize board.

Finishers e-certificate.

Optional post-race massage.

GTR Trestle Bridge, Runners & Train Portrait By Michael Greenhill
GTR 2018 runner

Important Dates:

Registrations open: Tuesday 5th February

Early Bird close: Friday 1st March

Last day for name on bib: Sunday 17th March

Last day to enter and have race packs sent: Wednesday 10th April

Race packs posted: week beginning 8th April

Last day for refund requests: 5:00 pm, Monday 29th April

Last day to enter: 9:00 am, Saturday 4th May (unless sold out prior)

Race day: Sunday 5th May