FAQ & Pre-Race Info

Entry Fees

Online registration opens in December 2017.

Super Early Bird (extended)Early Bird Regular Fee Late FeeExpress Postage

4 Dec - 31 May1 June - 31 July 1 Aug - 3 Sept 4 - 15 Sept4 Dec - 20 August
Adult 12km & 6km$45$50 $55 $60+$10
Child (U17) 12km & 6km $20$25$30$35+$10
Concession / Student 12km & 6km $40$45$50$55+$10
Family Pack 12km & 6km  $110$125$140 $155+$10
Adult 3km $25$30$35 $40+$10
Child (U17) 3km $15$20 $25 $30+$10
Concession 3km $20 $25 $30 $35+$10
Family Pack 3km 
$65$80 $95 $110+$10
VIP PACK - (Adult 12km Run Only)

N/A$100 $105 N/AN/A

VIP Pack includes: Registration, express postage, entry to the front of the start line,entry into the Vilis VIP tent, medal insert post-race, delivery of bag drop to VIP tent, discount on Oaks accommodation. *Limited to 100 registrations (not applicable with any other offer)

Family Pack: 2 adults and 2 kids, second kid goes free.  You must create a 'Family Team' on the registration page to avail of this offer.

* Please note, if you opted for your numbers to be delivered by Express Post,  the race bibs will be posted  the week commencing 27 August - after the Express Postage option has closed.

** We do not accept AmEx cards - Visa and Master cards are acceptable

To obtain a child's entry fee the participants must be 17 years of age or under on race day.

Children aged 3 and under can participate in a pram with no race number, provided they stay in the pram. Unfortunately due to growing numbers and insurance, running with a pram will not be allowed. This is due to risk management proceeded. Walking with a pram is ok.

Terms & Conditions

What does an entry into the City-Bay get you?

Your entry fee not only allows you to participate in the iconic Sunday Mail City-Bay Fun Run, but also includes the following goodies:

  • over $200 worth of vouchers and discounts;
  • free transport to and from the finish and start lines up until 2pm on event day;

After crossing the finish line:

  • a free Sunday Mail newspaper;
  • a 2 week free trial at Anytime Fitness gyms;
  • a free massage from Sportsmed;
  • free Powerade;
  • free fruit;
  • a tote bag including your City-Bay race medal;
  • and best of all, free bragging rights for finishing the race!

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