27th OCTOBER 2024

The  Geoff Watt Memorial Fun Run & Festival is Gippsland’s longest running Fun Run event which is held in memory of Geoff Watt – who was a marathon/ultra marathon runner & adventurer. This year we will have live music & food & wine festival at Geoff Watt Memorial Athletics Track, Burke Street, Warragul with plenty of stalls, vintage car show & entertainment.

Race events are L&F Eyecare Half Marathon, Warragul Downtowner Mens & Womens 10k (Undulating)  and Jayco Mens & Womens 5k (Flat with slight rise before drink Station). Just Land Sales  2.5k Run /Walk (Off road on Geoff Watt Aths track/ trail) & Aperloos Bakery 1 Lap Dash. This year we will have Individual as well as  Teams prizes for fastest times & most entries from Club / Workplace / team. Infield skills sessions (running,jumps & throws) with Australian Little Athletics Ambassadors.

All participants will receive a special commemorative Fun Run Medal. As well as $50 Active Feet Voucher and gift pack.

We will be running some competitions in the lead up & during the event with gifts on offer from our Sponsors (All competitions  will be announced on so like our page & go in the draw to win some great prizes. Upload some photos of your training or when you do your run/ walk. As in previous years we have some Fancy dress prizes on offer as well.
Be Inspired, Energetic & Creative & have Fun.

Warragul Country Club  2.5k Walk or Run
Fun Run
Warragul Downtowner Mens &
Womens 10k
Warragul Country Club Family Entry-2.5k Only
Aperloos Bakery 400m sprint
Jayco Mens & Womens 5k
Leunig & Farmer Eyecare Geoff Watt Memorial Half Marathon
Family Entry –
All events
Virtual Event

Fun Run T-Shirt

Order a Fun run T-Shirt now!
(note you can also order when you enter the fun run)


Donate to support Gippsland Athletes Young Achiever Scholarships.

8.00 AM

Collection of numbers and race packs

9.00 AM

Geoff Watt Memorial Half Marathon

9.50 AM

Mens & Womens 10km Run

5km Run

10.00 AM

2.5km run

10.30 AM – 11.25 AM

Little Aths Junior Clinic (Run, Jumps, Throw)

11.30 AM

Aperloos Bakery 400m

12.15 PM


Course Maps