Gold Coast Airport Marathon

Gold Coast Airport Marathon

Road Closures


Community Guide


For a printable version of the entertainment map and road closure information, download the 2016 Community Guide.

Road Closures


The 2016 Gold Coast Airport Marathon is expected to attract thousands of visitors to the region. The event has cemented itself as a highlight on Queensland’s major sporting calendar and has grown to become Australia’s premier road race, reinforcing the Gold Coast’s reputation as a leading sport and event destination.

It is the perfect opportunity to showcase the beautiful Gold Coast to thousands of international and interstate runners and their supporters who come for the run and stay for the fun, while significantly boosting our local and state economies.

In order for the smooth running of the Gold Coast Airport Marathon, certain roads need to be temporarily closed during the weekend. View the road closures below.

Saturday 2 July

Sunday 3 July

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Toowong local running towards a cancer free future

Toowong resident Annaliese Skoien will lace up and run the Gold Coast Airport Marathon this year with one simple goal – to raise funds for the charity that supported her step-dad when he was diagnosed with prostate cancer.


Aussie dads aiming to run farther on the Gold Coast

Running Dads Oz, an Australian online community for men who support, encourage and motivate each other through running, will make their team debut at this weekend’s Gold Coast Airport Marathon.


Shane’s will to live inspires family to race for awareness

Coombabah mother Rachel Barnes and sons Riley and Hayden will be dedicating their Suncorp Bank 5.7km Challenge to husband and father Shane and Cancer Council Queensland.


Dad-inspired debutante makes it a family affair

Leesa Habener, a 28-year-old runner from Coomera, will be attempting her first marathon alongside her father Dennis and brother Matthew at the Gold Coast Airport Marathon.