June 6th 2021


Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal 8km run

Entry opens 1st January 2021.

  • Online Entries close midday Friday 4th June.
  • Late registration is available in person from 12pm to 4.30pm Saturday 5th June at the Mackay Marina Run precinct Marina Village car park.
  • Race bib must be collected on Saturday 5th June between 12pm and 4.30pm at the Marina Village car park on Mulherin Drive.

Distance: 8km

Start Time: 7am

Arrive at marina precinct: 6am

Early bird entry fee: $55 per person (up to 7th march 2021)

Entry fee: $60 per person

Age: 8km competitors must be 12 years of age at date of the event.

8km record male:

Louis McAfee 00:24:44 (2018)

8km record female:

Ashlee Scott 00:31:09 (2014)

8km prizes

Male and female overall place getters:
DBCT 8km – prize sponsored by DBCT

  • First place: $1000 + trophy
    Bonus race record prize – $500 for breaking the race record
  • Second place: $500 + trophy
  • Third place: $250 + trophy

Age category trophy (male and female) awarded to first place

Under 20
20 – 29
30 – 39
40 – 49
50 – 59
60 - 69
70 and over

Download Map Here

2021 course map, subject to change


The 8km course heads towards Mackay from the marina precinct, turnaround on Harbour Road, returning through the Mackay Marina Village for the final 2 km leg.

Aid Stations

Aid stations are located at 3km and 6km

Event singlet

An event singlet is included with all 8km run event registrations prior to 18th April 2021.

Stay COVID Safe

Please follow COVID Safe practices when attending the event. 

If you become unwell during the event, locate event staff or first aid staff