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Major Events
  • Last updated:
  • 19 Sep 2018

Get set Sunshine Coast for 2 weekends of bumper sporting action on Sunday 19 August and Sunday 26 August.

19 August - come down and watch elite marathon runners and our local community compete in Australia’s most loved running events – the 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon.

26 August – the Sunshine Coast will be on show with the annual world-class IRONMAN 70.3 event.

Information on changed traffic conditions and how best to access the areas are detailed below.

This year the 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon (19 August) and IRONMAN 70.3 (26 August) will be held a week apart. This unique situation is a result of the IRONMAN 70.3 Sunshine Coast event being scheduled earlier to avoid a clash global IRONMAN events.

Council and organisers of both events gratefully appreciate the community’s understanding of the situation and patience regarding changed traffic conditions. Both events contribute and deliver significant economic and community benefits for the Sunshine Coast and showcase our destination to a wide audience.