EVENT FAQ’s

EVENT FAQ’s

12th SRF New date, March 5-6!
Get excited – watch the 2020 highlights or consider volunteering. SRF is a COVID-safe event and proudly supported by the ACT Government

Q: Is the SRF2021 still going ahead?
A: Sadly we have to postpone until March 5-6, 2022. Ongoing consultation with stakeholders has not been able to provide enough clarity and certainty that the event can proceed in the current conditions. Read full announcement

Q: What happens to my current 2021 registration?
All registered participants will automatically have their entries transferred to the new March date without needing to do anything. Additional options under our COVID-19 Policy include:

  • Participants can transfer their entry to another participant within the next event date’s transfer timeframes
  • Receive a 50% refund. Option must be advised in writing to info@stromlo.com.au within 60 days of cancellation of 2021 event. If refund option is not advised within 60 days, no refund will be given.
  • Transfer cut off is strictly 11.59pm AEST 31st January 2022

Q: What date is the event on?
A: The 30 & 50km has been postponed to Saturday 5th March 2022 due to COVID restrictions. The 10km event is on Sunday 6th March 2022.

Q: What time is the event starting?
A: A full schedule will be posted closer to the date

Q: Where is the event hub?
A: Stromlo Forest Park, Opperman, Stromlo.

Q: is there on site parking?
A: Yes though we encourage as many participants to carpool to minimise our eco footprint.

Q: Are there amenities at the event hub?
A: Yes, there are bathroom facilities and showers as well as a canteen and the Handlebar Cafe for light refreshments.

Q: Can we camp the night before?
A: There is no camping available

Q: Are there minimum ages to participate?
A: Yes. Check the age categories page HERE

Q: Are there cut off times for runners?
A: Yes.
10km: no cut off
30km: 6hrs
50km: 9.5hrs total. There is a welfare check and cut off time at the 20km event hub aid station of 4hrs. Runners coming in after this point will not be able to complete the remaining 30km course.

Q: Is this suitable for my kids?
A: 2022 will not have a kids dash due to logistics around COVID-19 crowd control and sanitisation.

Q: Are there medals?
A: Yes! Everyone who finishes their event gets a medal, even the kids.

Q: Are there shirts?
A: YES! If you pre-register before the cut-off day you receive a free event shirt. Shirts will be available for collection on event weekend.

Q: What number do I call if I have a problem with my registration?
A: Best to email info@stromlo.com.au

Q: Can I enter on the day?
A: No. Entries close strictly on 31st January 2022 or until sold out.

Thank you for your interest in the Stromlo Running Festival.