Running Calendar

There are three programs organised by the Mackay Road Runners:


Race Program 2018

The calendar is available below or download the PDF version.

Date Event & Venue Distance Gun Time Type Map
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Registrations close 10 minutes before gun time
 Sun Aug 26 Bonson’s Scrub Rd, The Leap - Meet at Coningsby State School at 3.30 pm for car pooling to start line 6 / 12km   4.00pm   HC    
 Sat Sep 01 Pre-Father’s Day Run @ Mackay parkrun - Botanical Gardens playground, Cnr Mackay Bypass Rd and Jackson St, West Mackay 5 / 10km   7.00am   Social  
 Sun Sep 09 Shield’s Stampede - 21 Karl Langer Crescent, Mt Pleasant 5 / 12km   4.00pm   SCR  
 Sun Sep 16 Benita Willis 10km Bluewater Lagoon - Caneland Park (Behind Bluewater Lagoon), River St, Mackay City 5 / 10km   4.00pm   HC    
 Sun Sep 23 3km Club Championship - Rotunda, Queens Park, Goldsmith St, East Mackay 3km   4.00pm   CC    
 Sun Sep 30 The Jungle Run - Botanical Gardens playground, Cnr Mackay Bypass Rd and Jackson St, West Mackay 5km   6.30am   SOCIAL  
 Sun Oct 07 Eungella Trail Run – Meet at The Eungella Chalet* - Meet at the Eungella Chalet, Eungella 21.1km   8.00am SOCIAL  
 Sun Oct 14 Bye weekend - Rest up and prepare for next week’s presentation night     
 Sat Oct 20 Mackay Road Runners Presentation Dinner - Mackay Surf Club, East Point Drive, Mackay Harbour  6.30pm   SOCIAL  

Bring your own water for all 12km and under events.

SOCIAL No Handicap or Club Championship Points
Scratch start - Handicap Points
Handicap Race Start - Handicap Points
CC Club Championship Race - Scratch Start - Club Championship & Handicap Points
Event fees applies
Wednesday Track

Wednesday Track


Midweek Club Run

When: Wednesdays at 6.00pm

Location: Blue Water Quay, Corner Brisbane and River Streets.  Organisers: Jim Ford (0417 797 346), Janelle Tilse (0400 997 432)

Format: Group social run for all abilities. Beginners welcome. Children under 12 require an adult co-runner. Challenge for quick runners.

Courses: Various around Mackay CBD and River Pathways

(non-club/casual/no cost)

Summer run

Bucasia Social Run


Summer Social Runs - Oct 2016 to Feb 2017

Coordinators of Summer Socials - at least on in attendance to organise each event.


Date Venue Distance
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