Event Info

 

The 2016 NT City2Surf will be on Sunday June 5

 

 

There are 3 events to choose from;

  

Starts on the Darwin Esplanade outside the Double Tree by Hilton. The Course travels out of the city, through The Gardens, up to Darwin High School, through Parap, onto Dick Ward Drive.  Runners then turn left onto Progress Drive to run along the waterfront and finish at the Nightcliff Pool.

 

Starts and finishes at the Nighcliff Pool.

 

See your school for details on how to get involved in this program.

 

Entry Costs

 

 1km Marathon4Kids

4km Minisurfer

12km City2Surf

 Adult/Child Early  $5  $30  $15 $50  $30
Adult/Child Late    $40 $25 $65 $40
Adult/Child on the day  $10  $50 $30 $70 $50

 

Race Kit Pickup

Will be from the DoubleTree by Hilton Darwin Esplanade at the following times;

  • Friday 3 June  - 12noon - 6pm
  • Saturday 4 June - 10am - 4pm

Bus Information

Buses will depart from the Nightcliff Pool to the Darwin Esplanade (12km start) at the following times on race day;

5:50am (BUS 1)
6:05am (BUS 2)
6:20am (BUS 3)
8:15am (BUS 1)
8:40am (BUS 2)
9:00am (BUS 3)
9:20am (BUS 1)
9:40am (BUS 2)
10:00am (BUS 3)

From Darwin Esplanade to Nightcliff Pool
6:10am (BUS 1)
6:30am (BUS 2) 

Each way journey is $5 if you pre-paid and you can purchase a ticket when you enter online.  If you have already entered and which to catch the bus, you can purchase a ticket on the day when you catch the bus for $10.

There will not be any 'physical' tickets, as your name will be on the list at the bus stop.

Parking

Parking is going to be tight at both the 12km start and Nightcliff pool.  We recommend either using the distance you park from the start line as your warm up, or catching the shuttle buses.

Timetable

6:30am – all late entries close

7:00am – 12km event begins

7:15am – 4km event begins

8:45am - 1.195km Marathon4Kids event begins

Race Day Checklist

The make your event experience smooth, don’t forget to pack the following before leaving home;

  • Race kit
  • Water bottle
  • Running shoes (be sure to wear any new ones in)
  • Comfortable running gear
  • Sunglasses, hat and sunscreen
  • A plan of where to park and where to meet your friends afterwards
  • Swimming gear for the pool party afterwards

Your Race Photos

Marathon Photos will be on course taking pro snaps of all runners.  So after your run, you’ll be able to check them out online and buy them.  Plus you can download a free certificate!

www.marathon-photos.com

Drink Stations

12km drink stations are as follows:

  • Maria Liveris Drive – 2km mark
  • Cool Spot Fannie Bay – 4.5km mark
  • Dickward Drive and Fitzer Drive – 7km mark
  • Progress Drive meets Casuarina Drive – 10km
  • Finish line - 12km

4km drink stations are as follows:

  • Turn at Progress Drive and Casuarina Drive (same as 10km mark in the 12km) - 2km
  • Finish line – 4km

FINISH LINE FUN! 

NIGHTCLIFF POOL: We’ve booked out the whole pool, so definitely want you to hang around post race and have a FREE SWIM in the Nightcliff Pool after your run or walk. Your body will thank you on Monday for having a little recovery dip post race! 

 

2016 Event Booklet

Course Maps

Timetable

FAQs