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The Shire Run Carnival will take place along the Kurnell Foreshore, with the start and finish area located at Bonna Point Reserve (310-312 Prince Charles Parade, Kurnell NSW 2231)


Travel by CAR to the venue is highly recommended. Please carpool where possible.



There is a carpark located at Bonna Point Reserve. If this is full, there is plenty of street parking available nearby.












  • This map shows the start and finish flow (full course maps are available on the relevant event page).

  • 6km Course will be a flat & scenic 3km out, 3km back (1 LAP) along the Kurnell Foreshore path

  • 3km Course will be a flat & scenic 1.5km out, 1.5km back (1 LAP) along the Kurnell Foreshore path

  • 1.5km Course will be 750m out, 750m back (1 LAP)

  • 400m Course will start at the point indicated on the map and run to the finish line

  • 100m Course will start at the point indicated on the map and run to the finish line

  • Stay LEFT unless overtaking or along finish straight on final lap

  • Be mindful that the general public still have access to the path, so take care

  • Start will be a rolling start, with your time commencing when you cross the timing point at the start line


There will be vendors on site selling coffees, drinks, sweet and savoury food.


We will be keeping you pumped up before, during and after your run/walk with some happy beats and commentary.


























CLICK HERE to access the online merchandise store.

NOTE: 12th September is the cut-off date for the home delivery option. Otherwise, merchandise can be picked up on event day.


  • Bibs will include an embedded timing chip and are to be worn on the FRONT of your running top/singlet.

  • Bib Collection will be available on the day from the bib collection area (in the undercover area next to the track) from 6:30am.

  • Please aim to arrive 60 minutes prior to the scheduled start time of your event to allow for parking and bib collection


The Shire Run Carnival is seeking the support of some volunteers to help in various positions, including Bib Collection/Registrations, Start/Finish Line Marshal, Water Station, Course Marshal, Lead Cyclist and Tail Walker. Food and water will be provided. We would greatly appreciate your assistance!




The following groups are permitted to bring and set up tents on event site for their participants:

  • Schools (with at least 10 students entered)

  • Athletics Clubs (who have at least 10 participants)

  • Other not-for-profit sporting clubs (who have at least 10 participants)

  • Recreational Running Groups (who have at least 10 participants)


Any other business or club/organisation not listed above who wishes to set up a tent on event site, please email 


Important notes regarding tents:

  • Set Up- Tents must be weighed down at each leg. Tent pegs are permitted. We encourage people to bring picnic chairs. In the event of severe wind, we may request tents to be removed/lowered should we feel that they pose a safety issue.

  • Location- Tents are only permitted to be set up on the grass at Bonna Point Reserve.

  • Drop Off- Tents can be dropped off at the Bonna Point Reserve carpark.



Medics will be in attendance at the event, with personnel stationed on the course and at the finish line.



Please note, dogs and other pets are permitted at the venue, but not during the run/walk.


CLICK HERE to view our Refund, Transfer and Deferral Policy

CLICK HERE for instructions on how to transfer your registration (please read policy first)


Please see below a range of digital materials if you would like to assist in spreading the word in your community. We appreciate any support! If you would like any further materials (e.g. social media graphics), please contact us via email (

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