Monday 30th March 2020
It is with a heavy heart that we have to postpone Raffertys Coastal Run, planned for Saturday 18th July. With the decision of event sponsor and venue, Raffertys Resort, to close for the next 5 months due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have no alternative but to postpone the event till 2021. Read More
Wednesday 17th July 2019
Once again trail runners descended on Lake Macquarie and Raffertys Resort for the 2019 edition of Raffertys Coastal Run. Sunny but blustery conditions at the start line greeted the runners but that didn’t stop them smashing out some super quick times around the picturesque course. Read More
Friday 12th July 2019
If you haven’t had a look through the official Event Program yet you definitely should do so before event day. It contains all the information you need to know about the day, what time to arrive, how to get there, where the aid stations are located and what is available at the aid stations. Read More
Wednesday 3rd July 2019
Raffertys Coastal Run 2019 is less than two weeks away. Congratulations on securing your spot and we look forward to seeing you at the event.
The Event Program is available for download via the link below. This important document contains lots of information so we recommend taking a few minutes to have a good read. Read More
Wednesday 19th June 2019
We are super excited to announce that we are supporting the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) as part of our Raffertys Coastal Run 2019 event on Saturday 13th July.
The NBCF is Australia’s leading national body funding game-changing breast cancer research with money raised entirely by the Australian public. Read More
Wednesday 5th June 2019
Is your motivation to train waning now that winter has arrived? Sounds like you need a goal, something to look forward to and make those chilly morning runs worthwhile. If that’s the case then we have something for you, the Raffertys Coastal Run! Now is a great time to enter as well, with a price rise happening next week you can get in early and save yourself some dollars. Read More
Monday 1st April 2019
If trail running is your passion and you are looking for a family friendly event offering trails with spectacular coastal views and a variety of terrain, this event is for you!
12km, 22km and 36km Course Options
Hosted from the magnificent Raffertys Resort on the shores of Lake Macquarie, the event accommodates runners of all abilities with three course distances on offer; 12km, 22km and 36km. Read More
Monday 4th March 2019
If trail running is your passion and you are looking for a family friendly event offering trails with beautiful coastal views and a variety of terrain, you've come to the right place. From the team who brings you the illustrious Coastal Classic, ever-popular Jabulani Challenge and the new Bouddi Coastal Run, comes another iconic trail running event, set along the spectacular Lake Macquarie. Read More
Monday 9th July 2018
A beautiful winters day lay in wait for just under 1000 trail runners at Raffertys Coastal Run hosted at Raffertys Resort on Saturday 7th July. Perfect cool running conditions saw runners setting personal PB's across all three distances; 36km, 22km & 12km. Read More