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Get ready for the marathon event of the year!

The Tropical Journeys Great Barrier Reef Marathon Festival is one of the most renowned marathons in the world due to its pristine Port Douglas location.

The Great Barrier Reef Marathon will be held on the 1st of November 2015 on the beautiful Four Mile Beach, just a few minutes walk from Meridian Port Douglas!

There will be numerous different marathons throughout the day to cater for all ages and fitness levels:

  • JCU Ultra Marathon – 74km
  • Steve Moneghetti Full Marathon – 42.195
  • Sheraton Mirage Half Marathon – 21.2km
  • NewsPort Daily – 10km
  • Bendigo Bank – 5km
  • Junior – 2.5km

The adventure filled marathon welcomes participants from all over the world to compete. Each marathon starts on Four Mile Beach and traverses through parks, along trails and road to complete the courses.

Run for the reef! $20 from every registration in the 22km, 42.2km and 74km are donated to the ‘Run for the Reef’ project. Click here to find out more about this.

Why not make a holiday out of it? Book your accommodation at Meridian Port Douglas early to avoid disappointment! Click here to view rates and availability. 

When: 1st of November 2015
Where: Four Mile Beach, Port Douglas

Viait greatbarrierreefmarathon.com.au for more information.