Distance 5KM
Date 28 October 2018
Start Time 8:00am
Briefing 7:45am
Cut Off Time 1.5hr
Age Restrictions Open****** There is no minimum age for the 5km race however all entrants under the age of 10 must be accompanied by a registered parent/guardian for the entire duration of the race and the accompanying adult takes full responsibility for the safety of the entrant under 10.
Winners Prizes 1st Male / 1st Female
  2nd Male / 2nd Female
  3rd Male / 3rd Female
Finishers Reward Commemorative Medal
Race Entry Fee $40 STANDARD ENTRY
  Registration includes finishers medal
Wheels (Prams & Chairs) Prams & wheel chairs are permitted however it is important to note that approx 50m of soft sand and rough terrain are encountered as the course exits the beach into Garrick St.
Dogs? Sorry no dogs allowed in this event
Online Registration Closes 11pm Saturday October 27, 2018.
In Person Registration In person registrations can be made between 9am and 5pm on Saturday 27 October at the Port Douglas Esplanade Registration Tent
Registration Kit Collection Port Douglas Esplanade on Saturday 27 October from 9am - 5pm. Race kits can be picked up by fellow competitor, friend or family member.
Festival Functions After Party @ Hemingways Brewery from 5pm




5km Calypso 5000

Starting on the compact sands of Four Mile Beach, the Calypso 5000 course takes runners roughly 2.5km along the beach before turning back to run back inland to weave back through the streets of Port Douglas to the finish.

This event is open to racers, walkers, joggers of all ages and abilities and encourages those who have never participated in an event to 'have a go'. Whether you're racing for your fastest 5km time or simply achieving a new distance, this event is for you. All participants receive a commemorative medal.

Prams & Wheel Chairs are welcome however there is approximately 50m of soft sand and rough terrain to navigate as the course exists the beach toward Garrick St.