What time does the race start?

The start time for the full marathon, half marathon, and 10km is 7:30am sharp.  

The cut-off time is 7 hours.    

What food and drinks can runners access?

There are 4 aid stations located at regular intervals and accessible to runners in both directions providing water and electrolyte.  

We also offer post race refreshments including fruit and soft drink.   

What is the event cancellation policy?

The decision to cancel the Kangaroo Island Marathon will be made by the Race Director in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer.  The cancellation policy makes reference to inclement weather conditions, defined by air temperatures below 2°C or above 35°C and wind speeds in excess of 100km/hour.      

Please note the event will not be cancelled if ferry and air travel services do not operate.  

What a truly amazing experience. The start of the race with the Didgeridoo was great and very uplifting. Even with the wind and rain, running down to the remarkable rocks will be something I will remember for a long time. You have something special here.  

David Turnbull