Held on the third Saturday in May each year!

 Next Year's Event Saturday 19th May 2024 

 43rd Mt Beauty Running Festival (formally known as the Half Marathon)

This is one of Australia’s most scenic foot races with an emphasis on fun for all the family. 

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Separate starts take place at 10:00 am (10km), 10:10 a.m (14km trail run), 10:20am (3km) & 12pm Kids run on oval- no entries or prizes, just turn up!

Where: MBSC oval, Pool Road Mt Beauty Vic 3699 Australia. Bib pick up on the day from 8.30am

  • 3km course is a flat track around Mt Beauty Pondage, with no road crossings – ideal for children and prams.
  • 10km course is a scenic out and back route along the undulating Damms Road at the base of Mt. Bogong.
  • 14km Trail Run heads off road and into the national park. It involves a scenic up and down course on single tracks and has a river crossing (so you will get your feet wet!). Read more

RULES: 14K: 14 years+, 10K: 12 years+, 3K: Under 7 accompanied by a parent. All U18 entrants require parent signature.  

Autumn is the perfect time for running in the North East, and we invite you to enjoy it with us!



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The event is organised by Kangaroo Hoppet Inc.

The Race Director
Telephone: 0438 066 669
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Send an email or give us a call:

E: info@hoppet.com.au

T: +61 0480 530 104 or  

+61 (0)3 5754 1045


Kangaroo Hoppet

P.O. Box 400
(33 Kiewa Valley Hwy)
Mount Beauty 3699
Victoria, Australia