Running for women's rights

What better way to get active and achieve your fitness goals than by running (or walking) in support of women's rights and gender equality in Australia.

There are all sorts of events to take part in to suit all fitness levels from 3km walks to full marathons. Simply sign up for any running event you want to take part in and set up an online fundraising page.

Listed below are some of the more popular running events around Australia in 2018 state by state (click to view). You may also wish to get in touch with your local council or search online to find other events.


20 May 2018: Sydney Morning Herald Half Marathon

12 August 2018: The City2Surf Sydney

Pub2Pub Sydney (2018 date TBA)

16 September 2018: Blackmores Sydney Running Festival


19–20 May 2018: The Great Ocean Road Running Festival

29 July 2018: Run Melbourne

14 October 2018: Melbourne Marathon

The City2Sea Melbourne (2018 date TBA)

Run Geelong (2018 date TBA)

The Colour Run - Melbourne (2018 date TBA)


5 August 2018: The Brisbane Marathon Festival

26 August 2018: Sunday Mail Bridge to Brisbane

23 September 2018: Twilight Bay Run Brisbane


26 August 2018: Perth City to Surf


27 May 2018: The Adelaide Marathon

The Colour Run – Adelaide (2018 date TBA)


21 October 2018: The Burnie Ten


The Canberra Times Fun Run (2018 date TBA)


28 July 2018: Australian Outback Marathon