City-Bay again offers a half marathon at the event - 21.1!

Following the 2018 and 2019 successes, in 2020 we again offer a half marathon event - 21.1km. Over the years we have had many participants ask for a longer distance and we are delighted to continue to offer the 21.1km event. The half marathon is a IAAF-AIMS Certified course. We do recommend that anybody entering the half marathon should be able to run faster than a 7 MINUTE KM. This will ensure you won't clash with the 12km runners who will be starting at 8:00am.
The event is not suitable for walkers.



Your entry fee not only allows you to participate in the iconic Westpac City-Bay Fun Run Presented by Sunday Mail, but also includes the following goodies:

  • A Race Day Guide with over $200 worth of vouchers and discounts
  • Free transport to and from the finish lines and start lines up until 2:00pm on event day
  • A free Sunday Mail newspaper
  • A free massage from Sportsmed
  • Free Neverfail water
  • Free Chobani Yogurt
  • Free Powerade
  • Free fruit at the Foodland Marquee
  • City-Bay Fun Run participants race medal
  • and best of all, free bragging rights for finishing the event!

Our 2020 Finisher Medal has been specially designed to be personalised with a Finisher’s Disc. You can order your Finisher’s Disc for an additional $12, when registering and your Finisher’s Disc will be engraved with your Name and Official finish time and mailed to you after the race.

Prize Money

Half Marathon

  1. First Place - $ 2,500.00
  2. Second Place - $ 1,500.00
  3. Third Place - $1,000.00


Early Bird Regular Late Fee
adults $85 $95 $100
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Event Information

Category Start Time Schedule


6:00 am


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The half marathon runners will leave from Colley Terrace , Glenelg. at 6:00am and head towards the city on the Southern side of Anzac Highway. You will run all the way to the southern part of King William street, then make a U-turn follow the same route back out to the bay. There will be no wave starts. Running with prams is not allowed.


The event finish line is on Colley Terrace. As you head towards Glenelg, you will be directed by police and race marshals to head to Jetty Rd, either via Brighton Road or Gordon Street. When travelling along Jetty Road please be aware of the tram lines and take care turning the corner from Jetty Road onto Colley Terrace.

As you run through the finish, you will be approached by marshals with a timing wand this is a double check and finalisation of your time and needs to be done.

Do not stop on the finish line walk quickly through the channels past the marshals with the timing wands.

Do not arrange to meet friends or family in the compound - keep moving!

Do not hand in your TAG/RACE NO. it is a keepsake!

As you run through the finish, you will be approached by marshals with a timing wand this is a double check and finalisation of your time and needs to be done.

Water and Powerade will be available in the compound, fruit will be available in Colley Reserve

All activities and entertainment will be held on Colley and Wigley Reserves.


After the event, warm downs will be held on the Stages at the Colley and Wigley Reserve at the following times:

Foodland Village (Colley Reserve) Stage
  • 9:25 am
  • 9:55 am
  • 10:30 am
  • 11:05 am
Wigley Reserve Stage
  • 9:25 am
  • 9:55 am
  • 10:30 am
  • 11:00 am