Gold Coast Marathon

When: 30 June & 1 July, 2018
Where: Gold Coast, Queensland

Be a part of history and celebrate the 40th edition by running in the Gold Coast Marathon this year held over two days on 30 June and 1 July on the Gold Coast.

The Gold Coast Marathon is the pinnacle of road running events in Australia and provides people of all ages and abilities with a personal challenge. The marathon course  has a reputation as one of the flattest and fastest courses in the world and the weather conditions are traditionally great for running with low humidity, little wind and mild temperatures.

This event attracts 25,000 participants across eight races including:

  • Gold Coast Marathon
  • Wheelchair Marathon
  • ASICS Half Marathon
  • Wheelchair 15km
  • Southern Cross University 10km Run
  • Gold Coast Airport Fun Run
  • Garmin 4km
  • Junior Dash
  • Garmin 2km Junior Dash.

Competitors are inspired and motivated by the huge crowds of locals and visitors cheering for you along the marathon course from Burleigh Heads to Paradise Point.

The Gold Coast is one of the world’s most popular holiday destinations known for its sunshine, golden surf beaches, beautiful Broadwater, popular restaurants and cafes and exciting theme parks. There is no better location for your visit to the Gold Coast than beautiful Burleigh Heads.

Burleigh Esplanade Apartments are situated right on the marathon event course along The Esplanade in Burleigh Heads and is a great place to stay and view the event. Get in early and book your Gold Coast Accommodation with us here in a one, two or three bedroom apartments with ocean views. BOOK NOW