Planning before the day - what you need to know

Race Pack Collections

No, you must collect your race pack during the designated race pack collection dates and times.

Collect your Race Pack Before Race Day from the Moggill Uniting Church, cnr Kangaroo Gully Road & Moggill Road, Moggill – enter from Kangaroo Gully Road into the carpark where the old Church building is to collect between 8am and 12pm on Saturday 21st May 2022 only. 

If collecting on race day we will be stationed the Moggill Uniting Church (only for runners who have NOT collected race kit). 

Yes, you may collect a race pack for another person, but you must present their confirmation email at time of collection.

If merchandise purchased as part of a race entry fee but not picked up on or before the start time of the race event date may be resold by the organisers.  Participants will be entitled to receive a refund for the merchandise equal to the organisers cost of the merchandise, provided the participant provides a written request of such within seven (7) days of the race event date.

Getting There

We are giving participants more space by having separate run start times to spread volumes of peoples and alleviate any parking access issues.  So, plan ahead by either choosing to:

  • drive and park or
  • utilise public transport or
  • locals may consider walking/riding

to the Poolwerx Moggill Marathon Road2Rural run events.

Plan your trip using Translink Journey Planner with the destination being Stop ID 004641 Moggill Road, Moggill at Westaway Park then walk Moggill Uniting Church (cnr kangaroo Gully Roads and Moggill Road)  to check in at the Poolwerx Moggill Marathon Registration Desk (If collecting on race day we will be stationed the Moggill Uniting Church (only for runners who have NOT collected race kit). 

Participants will be able to access car parking at the Moggill Village, 3366 Moggill Road, Moggill.  Parking is available along Moggill Road approaching Moggill Village Shopping Centre only.

No parking is available within the run courses of the event. 

Please refer to the Changed Traffic Conditions for specific details.

A number of disabled parks are available at the Moggill Village, 3366 Moggill Road, Moggill.

Why not ride or walk to the event? Bicycles can be secured at public bike racks at Moggill Village Shopping Centre, Westaway Park, and surrounding streets.

Registration and Course Info

The Poolwerx Moggill Marathon Road2Rural Fun Run events registration process is short and sweet collecting only the checking details required for confirmation of your presence on site and activation of the runners timing chip.

Registration shall be at the Moggill Uniting Church (only for runners WHO HAVE NOT COLLECTED their runners packs).

Registration shall commence at 5:00am for Water Station Captains and Volunteers assisting the event at Moggill Uniting Church. 

Only runners who have not yet collected their runners kits commence registration as detailed below with runner and supporters congregation location at Westaway Park.  The Moggill Village Road2Rural half marathon 21km event registration commences at 5:30am with other run events thereafter as listed below:

Detail

Time

Location

Water Station Captains & Volunteers

Check-In REGISTRATION Opens

5:00am

Moggill Uniting Church, Moggill Road (near Kangaroo Gully Road)

Look for the registration desk

Check-in REGISTRATION Opens Moggill Village Road2Rural Half Marathon 21km

5:30am

Moggill Uniting Church, Moggill Road (near Kangaroo Gully Road)

Look for the registration desk

Event Operations Tent Opens

6:00am

Westaway Park

REGISTRATION CLOSES for

Moggill Village Road2Rural Half Marathon 21km

6:05am

Moggill Uniting Church, Moggill Road (near Kangaroo Gully Road)

Look for the registration desk

RACE STARTS for

Moggill Village Road2Rural Half Marathon 21km

6:15am

Start Line

Check-in REGISTRATION OPENS

Hutchies Mt Moggill 10km

6:15am

Moggill Uniting Church, Moggill Road (near Kangaroo Gully Road)

Look for the registration desk

REGISTRATION CLOSES for

Hutchies Mt Moggill 10km

6:50am

Moggill Uniting Church, Moggill Road (near Kangaroo Gully Road)

Look for the registration desk

RACE STARTS for

Hutchies Mt Moggill 10km

7:00am

Start Line

Check-in REGISTRATION OPENS

The Local Bulletin Wild Goose Chase 5km

7:00am

Moggill Uniting Church, Moggill Road (near Kangaroo Gully Road)

Look for the registration desk

REGISTRATION CLOSES for

The Local Bulletin Wild Goose Chase 5km

7:40am

Moggill Uniting Church, Moggill Road (near Kangaroo Gully Road)

Look for the registration desk

RACE STARTS for

The Local Bulletin Wild Goose Chase 5km

8:00am

Start Line

Check-in REGISTRATION OPENS

Bravery Box Fun Run 2km

7:45am

Moggill Uniting Church, Moggill Road (near Kangaroo Gully Road)

Look for the registration desk

REGISTRATION CLOSES for

Bravery Box Fun Run 2km

8:20am

Moggill Uniting Church, Moggill Road (near Kangaroo Gully Road)

Look for the registration desk

RACE STARTS for

Bravery Box Fun Run 2km

8:30am

Start Line

CUT OFF TIME for Race Completion

The Local Bulletin Wild Goose Chase 5km

 

All runners to be complete by 9:30am

CUT OFF TIME for Race Completion

Hutchies Mt Moggill 10km

 

All runners to be complete by 9:30am

CUT OFF TIME for Race Completion

Moggill Village Road2Rural Half Marathon 21km

9:30am

 

CUT OFF TIME for Race Completion

Bravery Box Fun Run 2km

9:30am

 

Walk across the road to Westaway Park from Moggill Uniting Church and wait in the supporters congregation area amongst the sponsors till you are called for your run event by a Marshall.

The start line is located at the top of Kangaroo Gully Road near the intersection of Moggill Road with all competitors pre-race are to congregate in the designated waiting area signed in Westaway Park at their allocated times.

We want the event to be fun and safe for everybody. Please ensure you follow the below safety procedures:

  • Prams, Pets, Scooters, Bikes, scooters, skates/boards are not permitted on course refer to INSERT LINK to Race Day Can I run with a Pram, Pets, Scooter, Bike Skates/boards?
  • Listen for announcements and follow directions from event officials.
  • Only go to the start line when directed by officials.
  • Walkers to remain behind runners to allow them an unobstructed start.
  • Runners with strollers should assemble at the back of their designated zone (check out the precinct signage if you’re not sure where to go).
  • Marshals will also be around on the day to direct you to the correct assembly zone.
  • Keep LEFT at all times unless passing.
  • Runners who find they need to stop or walk, please move to the left and be mindful of other participants running behind you.
  • We strongly recommend headphones are not worn during the event, so you hear and fully understand all special instructions and announcements.
  • First aid will be located on course and at the Start and Finish Lines.

The Finish Line is located at the end of Witty Road nearest Moggill Road, Moggill parallel to Westaway Park.

Organise a meeting point at Moggill Village Shopping Centre, 3366 Moggill Road, Moggill before making your way to Westaway Park to congregate pre-race.  Possibly enjoy the opportunity to meet with sponsors and members of Moggill Mt Crosby Lions prior to your run event being called to the pre-race waiting area.

Children aged:

  • 14 years plus can participate in Moggill Village Road2Rural Half Marathon 21km event;
  • 11 years plus can participate in Hutchies Mt Moggill 10km event;
  • Open all ages for The Local Bulletin Wild Goose Chase 5km and Bravery Box Fun Run 2km run events.

Any child participating in the Poolwerx Moggill Marathon Road2Rural run events by either walking or running must be registered in the event to participate to be able to receive a finishers acknowledgement.

Prams are allowed for the:

  • Hutchies Mt Moggill 10km
  • The Local Bulletin Wild Goose Chase 5km
  • Bravery Box Fun Run 2km.

Pets, Scooter, Bike, Skates/boards are not permitted in the above run events and including the Moggill Village Road2Rural Half Marathon 21km.

NOTE: Prams are not permitted in the Moggill Village Road2Rural Half Marathon 21km for runner safety.

Your runners pack will include your name and race number on an adhesive label on the outside of the bag – we encourage you to use this bag with these detailsif you wish to store items whilst you are running. Deliver to Westaway Park, EVENT OPERATIONS Marquee and collect once you have finished your race event.

NOTE: Whist all care is taken, baggage storage is utilised at your own risk.  We recommend leaving valuables at home.

Paramedics and SES are stationed at Events Operations in Westaway Park with first aid members out on course.

All runners will receive an medallion with our place getters receiving:

  • Moggill Village Road 2 Rural 21km Half Marathon 1st prize $250, 2nd prize $150, 3rd prize $100 awarded to top male and female winners with all participants receiving a medallion.
  • Hutchies Mt Moggill 10km Run 1st prize $150, 2nd prize $100, 3rd prize $50 awarded to top male and female winners with all participants receiving a medallion.
  • The Local Bulletin Wild Goose Chase 5km Run 1st $500 total prize pool for the first runner of equivalent gender ($250 each) to catch the Goose (female) or Gander (male) with all participants receiving a medallion.
  • Bravery Box 2km Fun Run / Walk all participants receive a medallion.

Details on presentations will be available closer to the event or on the day of the event.

A sausage sizzle shall be available for participants to buy should they wish.  Food will also be available from Moggill Village Shopping Centre once shops open (Coles opens at 9:00am on Sundays) on the day of the event.  BYO water in reusable bottles, use any available water dispensers at the site.

Unfortunately, no dogs allowed.

The Poolwerx Moggill Marathon Road2Rural Fun Run events will be delivered in accordance with COVID Safe practices and plan based on current Queensland Health guidelines. The plan is in place to provide a safe and fun event for everyone.

To participate in these events, you are asked to meet all the applicable Commonwealth and/or State health directions.

Changed Traffic Conditions

There will only be partial road closures. The following streets will be directly impacted on race day:

  • Kangaroo Gully Road
  • Sugars Road 
  • Church Road
  • Hawkesbury Road
  • Sanctuary Way
  • Witty Rd
  • Silky Oak Ave
  • Priors Pocket Rd

Any streets off these, may also be impacted. Household residents will be receiving two flyers in the mail the week commencing 2nd May 2022 which will include details on how to safely leave if required to do so during the event. If you have not seen the flyer and wish to obtain a copy, please contact us and we will send it to you electronically.

This event has been sanctioned by the Brisbane City Council, Queensland Police and the Department of Main Roads and we have hired a professional traffic management company to preform the traffic management function for us.

We are offering to help residents who may be affected by the road closures to get in and out of their places of residence in a safe and efficient manner for the resident and our competitors.  Please call the Event Hotline approximately 20-30 minutes before your planned departure so as we can arrange for the SES and traffic marshals to escort you out of the race precinct and on your way.

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On Course Facilities

There will be a total of 8 drink stations with water and hydralyte fluids available.

They will be located on Sugars Road, Hawksbury Road, Witty Road, Priors Pocket Road, Silky Oak Ave and Westaway Park.

All runners will also receive a bottle of water at the completion of the event.

Toilets will be available:

  • Near registration
  • Start / Finish Line in Westaway Park
  • Mobile toilets located along routes