21 km Run | 10 km Run | 5 km Run / Walk

The 11th edition of Run The Maine begins a brand new chapter. Set in the heart of the Victorian Goldfields, we present a twilight event finishing under the lights at Castlemaine’s Camp Reserve.


Run one of our 3 brand new courses including:

An exclusive half marathon (21 km) from Maldon to Castlemaine via the Maldon to Castlemaine rail trail (participants take the Goldfields steam train out to the start line).

A challenging 10 km run out to Happy Valley & returning through the heart of Castlemaine.

The Forest Creek return — a rewarding all abilities 5 km run or walk


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The classic ‘Run Bird Run’ provides the curtain raiser for our rather special Bumper Ball Relay Race* — guaranteed to be a spectacle.

PLEASE NOTE Run Bird Run is a FREE race (about 2 km in length) and open to everyone, however, registration is required with race bibs given out on the day.

*the Bumper Ball Relay Race is for sponsors & supporters only but you won’t want to miss this.
Come for the run, stay for the fun!

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