Compete in the ISTH 2019 5K Charity Run/Walk
Date: Monday, July 8 at 6:00 a.m.
Location: Tan Track in the Royal Botanic Gardens
Cost: $15 AUD per runner

Join us for the ISTH 2019 5K Charity Run/Walk benefiting the World Thrombosis Day campaign. Compete as an individual or as a group and combine fitness with helping to raise awareness for an important cause. Learn more about World Thrombosis Day at

Taking place at the beautiful Royal Botanic Gardens, this run/walk will be an outstanding way to start your day on Monday, July 8. Runners will receive T-shirts and numbers. Beverages and fruit will be provided to all participants. ​


The Run/Walk will start and finish at the Pillars of Wisdom at the Kings Domain, adjacent to the Botanical Gardens, located here. Venue and course maps will be posted here closer to the event date.

Getting There
It is a 1.5 km walk to the starting line from the Melbourne Convention Centre. A group will be chaperoned to the start line leaving the MCEC at 5:30 a.m. Alternatively you can catch a tram to St Kilda Rd Grant St Tram Stop and walk 0.5 km to the start line, just follow the signs!

T-Shirt & Numbers
T-Shirts and numbers can be collected on Sunday, July 7, from the Melbourne Convention Centre.​ Times and location will be advised.

Please note there are toilets provided at the start/finish line, but no changing facilities. Bags checked into the bag drop area will be supervised however no valuables should be left in bags, and all items are left at the owners risk. All participants will receive water and nutrition items at the finish. Water taps are also located on the course.

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