Get Active

Ready to hit the pavement? Get active at one of these exciting events and choose Dementia Australia as your charity. It’s an easy and fun way to make a difference to those living with dementia.

Upcoming Events

Gold Coast Marathon

Join the 44th edition of the Gold Coast Marathon. With events for all ages and abilities, it’s time to lace up your sneakers and get moving for a great cause.

Date: 6 - 7 July 2024
Location: QLD

Run Melbourne

Roads are closed, and courses are primed for a run through the iconic city of Melbourne. Join over 20,000 runners and make your mark this July!

Date: 21 July 2024
Location: VIC


Bringing 80,000+ people together from all walks of life to run, jog, walk or stroll the iconic 14km course from Sydney CBD to Bondi Beach.

Date: 11 August 2024
Location: NSW


Join our team at Beach2Beach on the beautiful Northern Beaches in Sydney. You can choose from 3km, 6km and 13km runs.

Date: 25 August 2024
Location: NSW

Sydney Marathon

The Sydney Marathon has a range of distances to suit everyone, all of which run over the Sydney Harbour Bridge.

Date: 15 September 2024
Location: NSW

Lumary City-Bay Fun Run

Join team Dementia Australia in South Australia for either a 3km, 6km, 12km or half marathon.

Date: 15 September 2024
Location: SA

Bridge to Brisbane

Take a tour through sunny and picturesque Brisbane. You’ll run across three bridges to make it across the finish line!

Date: 8 September 2024
Location: QLD

Melbourne Marathon

Register for the Nike Melbourne Marathon and you’ll circle iconic Melbourne landmarks, ending with a lap round the MCG. Join the adrenaline filled event TODAY!

Date: 13 October 2024
Location: VIC

He has always supported me 100% without question. So, to lose one of my biggest pillars of strength so quickly has been really hard.

Lucy Golding
Bridge to Brisbane participant

Create your own challenge

Looking for a unique way to get active and make a difference? Why not do your own thing! Set up a personalised fundraising page and organise an event that gets your heart pumping. Whether it's swimming, walking, or biking, your initiative will help raise crucial funds for a great cause.

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